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News from Aviation Week & Space Technology
December 6th
UNITED LAUNCH SERVICES LLC has $269m U.S. Air Force contract for fiscal 2017 launch vehicle production services in support of Delta IV Heavy rocket. read more
December 6th
Fulcrum IT Services LLC, Centreville, Virginia, has been awarded a $168,155,289 ceiling cost-plus-award-fee task order. read more
December 6th
View the Cornell Dubilier ad in PDF format. read more
December 6th
This week sees the release of the Aerospace Industries Association’s annual year-end review and forecast, to be unveiled Tuesday. read more
December 6th
View the Airport Profile — Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY) chart in PDF format. read more
December 6th
LONDON—Italian flag carrier Alitalia is planning to release a new strategy this month, and has named former LATAM Airlines executive Jorge Vilches as chief commercial officer after three board resignations. read more
December 6th
It has not been a smooth ride for the aerospace and defense industry up to now. The industry relies on the government for the majority of its income, and rises and falls based on year-to-year policy and direction from Washington. read more
December 6th
Hours after the next U.S. president targeted Boeing’s Air Force One contract as excessive, America’s aerospace trade association said it is preparing for “a challenging policy arena in both Washington, D.C., and a rapidly changing global environment.” r...
December 6th
America’s aerospace trade association said it is preparing for “a challenging policy arena in both Washington D.C. and a rapidly changing global environment.” read more
December 6th
The company, which charters 20 helicopters on the Norwegian continental shelf alone, will ask operators to sole-source the Sikorsky S-92 for its heavy helicopter requirements over the H225, after unions said oil workers no longer had faith in the aircraft...
December 6th
A Simi Valley, California, company has launched a commercial venture to provide a broadband mesh network over the continental U.S. using commercial aircraft. read more
December 6th
The South Korean air force has accumulated 5,000 flights with Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) T-50 family of jets. read more
News from FlightGlobal
December 2nd
Tanzania has placed firm orders for two Bombardier CS300s and one Q400 turboprop, which will be leased to Air Tanzania.
November 29th
Juneyao Airlines confirms that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Boeing for 10 787-9s, as part of its plans to go long-haul.
November 28th
Bombardier delivered the first CS300 to launch operator Air Baltic in a 28 November ceremony in Mirabel that formally marked the end of the CSeries development programme.
November 28th
Airbus s flight-test programme for the A350-1000 will stretch to 1,600h, split almost evenly between the three test aircraft.
November 28th
The VietJet training centre has a vibrant, youthful air, more reminiscent of a university recreation room than an airline office. Flight attendant trainees bustle about the place, which features several classrooms and a large, cafeteria-like space that ov...
November 25th
AirAsia X wants to relaunch services to Europe "as quick as possible", and is looking at aircraft other than Airbus A330s to get there.
November 24th
Chris Seymour, head of market analysis at Flight Ascend Consultancy, examines the future shape of Latin America s fleet
November 21st
Airbus is confident that it will meet its production targets for the year, despite the persistent hold-ups on the A350 and A320neo lines.
November 15th
Avianca majority shareholder Synergy Aerospace has purchased up to 18 ATR 72-600s for a new subsidiary in Argentina that will be rebranded Avianca Argentina.
November 14th
The collapse in the market for very large types has intensified Airbus and Boeing s race to fill the niche for a new midsize airliner in an eventful year for both airframers
November 11th
Latin American airlines might have weathered another year of economic challenges, but the region's carriers still have plenty to cheer about when it comes to growth in other areas, in the view of the new president of ALTA's executive committee, Enrique Cu...
November 11th
The recent move by Brazil to add Ireland to the list of countries denominated as tax havens should be a concern to the nation s airlines. By extension, the travelling public whose access to air travel and competitive fares depends on a continued competiti...
News from AviationNews
December 6th
Largest-ever passenger jet window available on new BBJs, retrofit on existing BBJs Boeing Business Jets announced today it will work with GKN Aerospace’s Fokker business... The post Boeing – Fokker introduce Skyview Panoramic Window on any pa...
December 6th
Jet Aviation’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities in Dubai are to join the ACJ Service Centre network, adding to the choice of Airbus-approved facilities... The post Jet Aviation Dubai, joining ACJ Service Network appeared first on AVIATIO...
December 5th
Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle plans to order more aircraft from Boeing and Airbus after its Irish subsidiary received long-awaited flying rights from U.S. authorities,... The post Norwegian Air Shuttle to buy more Boeing and Airbus aircraft appear...
December 5th
Arianespace today launched a Vega rocket on a commercial mission to deliver a Turkish Earth observation satellite into orbit. Liftoff of Vega’s eighth flawless mission... The post Arianespace Vega rocket launched Turkish Earth observation satellite appea...
December 5th
Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. company, today announced its plans to showcase its versatile product lineup at this week’s Middle East and North Africa... The post New Cessna Citation Latitude show debut at MEBAA 2016 appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS...
December 5th
A Russian military jet has crashed as its pilot attempted to land on an aircraft carrier near Syria, an official has said. The Su-33 Sukhoi... The post Russian Jet Crashed in Carrier landing appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.EU. [ THIS IS A SUMMARY, READ M...
December 5th
New aircraft build on success of Airbus corporate jets Airbus Corporate Jets has won another commitment for an ACJ320neo, highlighting the continuing success of its... The post More orders for ACJ320neo appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.EU. [ THIS IS A SUM...
December 2nd
PARIS, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and AerCap, a global leader in aircraft leasing, celebrated the delivery of the first 787 for... The post Boeing, AerCap Celebrate Delivery of Air France’s First 787 appeared first on AVIAT...
December 2nd
December 2nd, 2016 – Embraer reached another milestone today with its E-Jets program – the delivery of the 1,300th aircraft. The E-Jet, an E195, was... The post Embraer Delivers its 1,300th E-Jet to Tianjin Airlines appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.E...
December 2nd
South African Airways (SAA), has taken delivery of its first of five new leased A330-300 widebody jetliners, becoming Airbus’s first Southern African operator of the... The post South African Airways takes delivery of its first A330-300 aircraft appeared...
December 2nd
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the United Republic of Tanzania represented by the Tanzanian Government Flight Agency (TGFA) has signed firm purchase agreements for... The post Bombardier Wins Orders for Two CS300 and One Q400 Aircraf...
December 1st
(Reuters) An unmanned cargo ship headed to the International Space Station was destroyed about six minutes after liftoff from Kazakhstan on Thursday, the Russian space... The post Russian space cargo ship destroyed after launch appeared first on AVIATION...
News from CombatAircraft.com News
December 5th
Less than a week before President-elect Donald Trump spoke with Taiwan’s president over the phone, China flew a pair of long-range nuclear-capable bombers around Taiwan for the first time, two U.S. officials revealed to Fox News.
December 5th
The Russian military has transported over 710,000 tonnes of military supplies to Syria since the start of its ongoing counter-terrorist operation in the Arab country, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Dmitry Bulgakov said Monday.
December 5th
A Russian Su-33 fighter jet has skidded off the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean while landing but the pilot ejected and his life is not in danger, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday.
December 5th
The US Department of State has made a determination to approve a possible $156 million Foreign Military Sale to Finland for upgrades to extend the life of its F-18 combat aircraft, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) said in a release.
December 5th
The crash of a Su-33 fighter jet that skidded off the deck of the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier became yet another “bitter lesson” learned by Russian armed forces during the military operation in Syria.
December 5th
Israel is contemplating the acquisition of additional Boeing F-15Is to support its future combat requirements. Although the country's air force investment is currently focused on the acquisition of 50 Lockheed Martin F-35s, Tel Aviv believes it needs more...
December 5th
Raytheon Systems' Paveway IV laser-guided bomb has been dropped from a Lockheed Martin F-35B, paving the way for integration of the weapon on the UK’s future Joint Strike Fighter fleet.
December 4th
Russia doubts that US plans to substitute Russian helicopters in Afghanistan with its own aircraft will succeed, since there is no alternative to Russian equipment in the nearest decades, Special Presidential Envoy for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov said Sunda...
December 4th
Arms companies in the UK and elsewhere in western Europe bucked the downward trend in sales in much of the rest of the world by recording a 6.6% rise last year, according to data compiled by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
December 4th
The Fort Bliss, Texas- based platoon of 22 Soldiers with Delta Company, 2nd Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division handles the intricate care and 24-hour operations of the Tactical Unmanned Aviation System assign...