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News from Aviation Week & Space Technology
February 22nd
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February 22nd
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February 22nd
View the PDF of the Embraer KC-390 Spec Showcase
February 22nd
LOCKHEED MARTIN’s second T-50A trainer prototype conducted first flight Feb. 20 over Greenville, South Carolina. LEONARDO has SAFRAN ELECTRONICS & DEFENSE contract to provide PicoSAR AESA radar to French army. LOCKHEED MARTIN’s modernize...
February 22nd
On Wednesday a Russian government Soyuz rocket is due to launch the 66th Progress cargo delivery ship to the International Space Station in a mission repeatedly delayed from earlier in the month. Meanwhile, the International Defense Exhibition and Confere...
February 22nd
A third-party training pipeline is one of several initiatives ATR is pursuing to address the need for more entry-level airline pilots and localized training for existing pilots. read more
February 22nd
Korean Air is scheduled to introduce five Boeing 787-9s this year, with another five aircraft joining the fleet by 2019. read more
February 22nd
SpaceX’s 10th NASA-contracted resupply mission capsule carried out an onboard computer-commanded abort of its automated approach to the International Space Station early Feb. 22 because of an apparent relative navigation error. read more
February 22nd
The business and general aviation markets declined in 2016, with business jet shipments falling to their lowest number since 2004, the General Aviation Manufacturers Association says. read more
February 22nd
Airbus expects to triple the number of Airbus A320neo-family deliveries in 2017, Airbus Commercial Aircraft President Fabrice Bregier said. read more
February 22nd
Airbus is seeking to “re-engage” with its A400M customers after taking a €2.2 billion ($2.31 billion) charge due to ongoing delays and technical issues with the airlifter. read more
February 22nd
AAX achieved a net profit of 230.5 million for full-year 2016, its first annual profit as a publicly-listed company. The carrier recorded a loss of 349.6 million ringgit in 2015. read more
News from FlightGlobal
February 22nd
Korean Air took delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 today, with its international debut set for Toronto flights from June.
February 22nd
When an Airbus flight test crew took the A320 to the sky for the first time, they must have known they were flying a special aircraft. For sure, as this video shows, that 1987 sortie was a sight to behold. But what must have surprised even its flight crew...
February 20th
Sitting in the conference room of Air Lease s satellite office in Dublin, John Plueger flashes a casual California grin, having recently taken over as the chief executive of a company he has spent the past six years building with industry veteran Steven U...
February 20th
As the world s first digital fly-by-wire (FBW) airliner, Airbus Industrie s A320 was positioned to bring commercial flying and flight management into the 21st century when it was rolled out in 1987.
February 16th
Juneyao Airlines has finalised an order for five Boeing 787-9s, its first widebodies.
February 16th
Lufthansa's low-cost arm Eurowings has phased out its last Bombardier CRJ900 regional jet as part of short-haul fleet harmonisation around Airbus A320-family jets.
February 16th
Audience questions prompted by Flight Ascend Consultancy s latest commercial aviation market update webinar reveal much about the industry s concerns, with our consultants views sought on areas such as the future of the Bombardier CSeries and Airbus A380,...
February 16th
Air India has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, becoming the ninth Asian operator of the type.
February 14th
Boeing is confident of maintaining its dominance in the widebody market in India, via two main thrusts.
February 13th
Korean Air will take delivery of 16 aircraft over 2017, including seven Bombardier CS300s.
February 9th
Singapore Airlines has placed firm orders for 20 Boeing 777-9s and 19 787-10s.
February 3rd
Lufthansa is set to receive six more Airbus A350s this year.
News from AviationNews
February 22nd
Airbus called on Wednesday for new talks with European governments to ease “heavy penalties” for delays to its A400M military aircraft, after taking a fresh... The post Airbus seeks new European help over Military Transporter A400M costs appe...
February 22nd
Flag carrier becomes the first in Korea to operate the 787 CHARLESTON, S.C., Feb. 22, 2017 – Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Korean Air today celebrated the delivery... The post Korean Air’s First 787-9 Dreamliner delivered appeared first on AVIATIONNEW...
February 22nd
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today congratulated Zoom Air, India’s newest airline, on the recent launch of CRJ200 regional jet service with aircraft acquired from a third... The post Zoom Air Joins Bombardier’s Worldwide Family of CRJ Series Aircraft O...
February 22nd
The turboprop manufacturer responds to the increasing presence of ATRs in the region and provides pilot training solutions Miami, February 22, 2017 – Today, the... The post ATR opens Training Center in Miami appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.EU. [ THIS IS ...
February 21st
  Japan’s Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency (ATLA) has signed for ‘HCare Infinite’ for its H225 fleet over the next five years. This agreement covers... The post Five-year H225 performance-based logistics contract extended with Airbus Hel...
February 21st
Airbus will draw a line under two decades of M&A dealmaking and frenetic orders on Wednesday as it reports its first results since the European... The post New Challenges for Airbus in new era appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.EU. [ THIS IS A SUMMARY, ...
February 21st
Contract with United Arab Emirates builds on previous successes Reflecting continuing momentum in its international training business, Boeing [NYSE: BA] has received a two-year, $18.7... The post Growth in International Training Portfolio for Boeing appe...
February 21st
First of ten naval tactical transport-configured aircraft for the Italian Navy The MITT variant adds to the NFH specialised NH90 combining tactical transport and maritime... The post First NH90 tacitcal transport helicopter delivered to Italian Navy appe...
February 20th
Britain will set out powers this week which would allow the launch of space satellites from the country for the first time, the government said... The post Government set out powers for first launch of space satellites from UK appeared first on AVIATIONN...
February 20th
Two Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) T-50A aircraft are now soaring together in the skies over Greenville, South Carolina. The inaugural Feb. 20 flight of the... The post Second Lockheed Martin’s T-50A makes first flight appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.E...
February 20th
Air India has become the latest A320neo operator after taking delivery of the first of 14 aircraft leased from Kuwait headquartered ALAFCO Aviation Lease And... The post Airbus delivers latest A320neo to Air India appeared first on AVIATIONNEWS.EU. [ TH...
February 20th
Additional aircraft for utility and transport purposes with deliveries starting in mid-2017 AW139 confirmed as preferred choice for a number of military and government customers... The post Pakistan to buy extra Agusta Westland AW139 helicopters appeared...
News from CombatAircraft.com News
February 21st
The United Arab Emirates has agreed to purchase a batch of advanced Sukhoi Su-35 Flanker-E fighters from Russia. The Flanker-E is the most capable operational Russian combat aircraft would add to the UAE’s already formidable fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16E...
February 21st
Russia is considering Iraq's requests for new military equipment deliveries to its armed services, Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) Deputy Director Alexei Frolkin said Tuesday. "Iraq's requests in the interests of all national ar...
February 21st
Turkish Foreign Minister said that negotiations with Russia on deliveries of advanced S-400 Triumf air defense systems to Turkey are progressing successfully.
February 21st
NATO jets intercepted a skein of Russian combat aircraft, flying alongside Russian bomber planes above the Baltic Sea last Tuesday and Thursday—twice in a week, Lithuania’s government reports. The uptick of Russian approaches to the airspace of Estonia, L...
February 21st
Deputy Defense Minister said that tests of the Russian fifth-generation fighter T-50 (PAK FA) are in the process of the integration of missile and bomb armament.
February 21st
Russia and the UAE signed an agreement this week to develop a fifth-generation fighter jet. The deal was announced by Sergei Chemezov, the CEO of the Rostec State Corporation, at the International Defence Exhibition in Abu Dhabi, the Emirati capital.
February 21st
There was no turning back from my maiden trainer voyage aboard a Lockheed Martin T-50A once the glass canopy closed down above my head. As we slowly taxied down the runway, I mentally prepared myself for the moment I would flatten into my seat upon takeof...
February 21st
Australian special forces are within 50 kilometres of the frontline of the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul as the ground offensive shifts to liberating the city's west. Australian soldiers are at forward operating bases advising and assisting Iraqi sold...
February 21st
Indonesia and Russia will likely conclude an agreement for the purchase of up to 10 Russian-made Su-35S multirole fighter jets for the Indonesia Air Force (TNI-AU) in the near future, according to a senior Russian defense industry representative.
February 21st
Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel hosted a news conference Tuesday to discuss how officials are working to bring the F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft to Selfridge Air National Guard Base in Harrison Township. The news conference was at 11 a.m. Tuesday...