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News from Aviation Week & Space Technology
July 25th
M7 Aerospace LLC Airplanes - The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for all M7 Aerospace LLC Maule Aircraft. read more
July 25th
Blackhawk Modifications, a Waco, Texas-based a provider of Supplemental Type Certificate upgrades for turboprop aircraft, has completed ... read more
July 25th
July 25-31—EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016, Wittman Regional Airport, Oshkkosh Wisconsin, http://www.eaa.org/en/airventure read more
July 25th
Bell Helicopter has signed a letter of intent with Rodrigo Gutierrez for a Bell ... read more
July 25th
Sean Bond has been appointed CEO and president of HDT Global. read more
July 25th
Executive AirShare, a Lenexa, Kansas-based fractional ownership company, is expanding and moving its Wichita maintenance facilities from ... read more
July 25th
For information about placing Classified Advertising in BA’s Marketplace Section, please contact Miguel Ornelas at 1 (818) 834-4232. read more
July 25th
Evolution Aircraft has completed performance and noise testing of Hartzell’s five-blade composite swept tip constant speed propeller for the ... read more
July 25th
Gulf Coast Avionics in Lakeland, Florida, has launched Aviaciớn Marketing, a full-service marketing and ... read more
July 25th
Bell Helicopter and TRU Simulation + Training announced the official name of their training center in ... read more
July 25th
Mexico’s Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil has renewed West Star Aviation’s ... read more
July 25th
Bell Helicopter said that it successfully completed a demonstration tour of its ... read more
News from FlightGlobal
July 22nd
American Airlines has deferred the deliveries of all of the 22 Airbus A350-900s that it has on order, as it works to reduce its capital expenditures and manage capacity through 2018.
July 14th
Aside from an AirAsia-fuelled jump on the second day, order activity at this year s show was much lower than the deal announcements frenzies of recent years.
July 13th
FlightGlobal's Order Tracker provides regularly updated details of all the firm and LoI commercial air transport announcements made during this year's Farnborough air show: Updated 17:00 Wednesday 13 July.
July 13th
Synergy Aerospace has finalised a purchase agreement covering 62 Airbus A320neo-family aircraft, after signing a memorandum of understanding for the narrowbodies at last year's Paris air show.
July 13th
Ruili Airlines has agreed terms with Boeing on an order for six 787-9s which will be the Chinese carrier's first widebodies.
July 13th
EgyptAir has ordered nine Boeing 737-800s, the manufacturer has disclosed at the Farnborough air show today.
July 12th
There is a new air show on the calendar in Turkey. Farnborough International is teaming with local company Medyacity to launch the Eurasia Airshow at Antalya Airport on 25-28 April 2018.
July 12th
China's Kunming Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding for the purchase of 10 Boeing 737 Max 7s.
July 12th
Air Lease has placed orders for another six Boeing 737 Max 8s.
July 12th
TUI has finalised an order for 10 Boeing 737 Max 8s and one 787-9.
July 11th
Qatar Airways group chief executive Akbar Al Baker has disclosed that talks with Boeing over a potential order for up to 30 737s are "quite advanced" as he examines alternatives to his stalled Airbus A320neo deal.
July 11th
Embraer s 20-year forecast for large regional jets predicts demand for 6,400 aircraft, up slightly on last year s figure of 6,350.
News from AviationNews
July 22nd
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Bombardier Services Corporation has extended Heavy Maintenance Agreements with SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) carriers SkyWest Airlines, Inc. and ExpressJet... The post SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Air...
July 22nd
With US$124billion of orders and options for aircraft, engines and supply chain orders confirmed at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow, the organisers are delighted the... The post POSITIVE FARNBOROUGH REFLECTS STRENGTH OF GLOBAL AEROSPACE IND...
July 22nd
Largest air show in the United States to celebrate Boeing centennial OSHKOSH, Wis., July 22, 2016 – Boeing (NYSE: BA), a Platinum Sponsor of the... The post Boeing Announces Presence for EAA AirVenture Air Show at Oshkosh appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.E...
July 22nd
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Bombardier Services Corporation has extended Heavy Maintenance Agreements with SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) carriers SkyWest Airlines, Inc. and ExpressJet... The post SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Air...
July 22nd
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. (AFNS) — The three-week long Red Flag 16-3, a U.S.-only exercise that tests all participating units’ combat capabilities in a... The post 100-plus aircraft fly in for exercise Red Flag 16-3 appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS...
July 21st
Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is pleased to announce that the first of 49 PC-21 aircraft destined for the Australian Defence Force has successfully completed its initial... The post Australian Defence Force PC-21 Completes First Flight appeared first on AVIATIONN...
July 21st
(Reuters) Dassault Aviation (AVMD.PA) cut its delivery forecast for Falcon business jets by 17 percent after posting lower first-half operating income and revenue on Thursday,... The post Dassault cuts Falcon jet delivery forecast as first-half profit fa...
July 21st
Airline becomes launch operator for A320neo with CFM engines Pegasus Airlines, Turkey’s leading low-cost airline, took delivery on Tuesday July 19th, its first Airbus A320neo... The post Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines receives world’s first CFM powered ...
July 21st
The German Defence Procurement Agency (BAAInBw) and Airbus Defence and Space have signed a contract to provide Heron 1 surveillance drones to support the Bundeswehr... The post Airbus to operate Heron 1 drones for Germany also in Mali appeared first on A...
July 20th
Bell Helicopter and Boeing have received a more than half a billion dollar US Navy contract to build four MV-22 Osprey tilt rotors for Japan,... The post Bell, Boeing Win $544Mln Contract to Build Osprey Combat Aircraft for Japan appeared first on AVIATI...
July 20th
Cooperation to set the highest standard in runway safety Combining the strengths of two innovative technologies for a maximum number of aircraft types Lufthansa Group,... The post Lufthansa, Honeywell and Airbus sign MoU to deploy Airbus’ ROPS and Honeyw...
July 20th
Fort Worth, TX (July 20, 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced the successful demonstration tour of the Bell 412EPI in... The post The Bell 412EPI Makes Big Impression in Vietnam appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.EU. [ THIS...
News from CombatAircraft.com News
July 22nd
After the Abbott government approved the purchase of 72 F-35 Joint Strike Fighters for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), its fast jet capability was locked in for years to come. From around 2020, the F-35s will join 24 Super Hornets (delivered from 2...
July 22nd
Russian military analyst Vladimir Tuchkov explains why the Russian Defense Ministry continues to order new Tupolev Tu-95 turboprop-powered strategic bombers, which entered into service in the Soviet (and then Russian) air forces over 60 years ago.
July 22nd
A massive search and rescue operation is currently on in the Bay of Bengal to locate an Indian Air Force's AN-32 aircraft which went missing today morning with 29 people on board. The plane was on a routine weekly flight from Chennai to Port Blair.
July 22nd
India is constructing a special dock for high-capacity aircraft carriers at the existing premises of Cochin Shipyard Limited. According to official sources, the new dry dock will cost an estimated $270 million.
July 21st
Lockheed Martin and Pilatus Aircraft Ltd have successfully completed the initial production test flight of the first PC-21 aircraft destined for the Australian Defence Force under the AIR 5428 Pilot Training System program.
July 21st
During the past two days at Langley Air Force Base, key fighter wing commanders have been brainstorming over a question that, for security reasons, they can't discuss in detail. They command pilots who fly the two most modern fighters in the nation's inve...
July 21st
The US Air Force will determine how many Northrop Grumman B-21 bombers are needed for the fleet after the first aircraft is fielded in the 2020s, according to the service’s deputy chief of staff for strategic deterrence and nuclear integration.
July 21st
For the first time, the Air Force will test the airworthiness of an aircraft that is currently not planned to be in its inventory, a move that could increase the plane’s chance of success in the international market. The Air Force announced on Wednesday t...
July 21st
On Wednesday, reports surfaced that New Delhi deployed nearly 100 Russian-made T-72 tanks to the Chinese border, in the northern region of Ladakh. Indian military officials cite a Chinese buildup on its side of the border as necessitating the move.
July 20th
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has indicated that there could be a link between the pilots who shot down a Russian jet last November and the Gulen movement, blamed for last week's failed coup attempt, and suggested that foreign countries may have ...