Lockheed Martin delivered the 29th C-5M Super Galaxy to the U. S. Air Force on July 28. A Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) aircrew ferried the aircraft from the Lockheed Martin facility here to… Continue reading
CIT Aerospace chose the GEnx-1B engine to power its four Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. This engine order will boost CIT’s GEnx-1B-powered Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet to a total of seven aircraft. The new GEnx engine order is valued at more… Continue reading
The first H135 configured for offshore hoisting duties has been delivered to HTM Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH, marking a new milestone for the enhanced version of Airbus Helicopters’ lightweight rotorcraft previously known as the EC135 T3.
The H135 is… Continue reading
Facebook Inc (FB.O) announced on Thursday it has completed building its first full-scale drone, which has the wingspan of a Boeing 737 and will provide Internet access to the most remote parts of the world.
The company said it… Continue reading
Bell Helicopter and BIRD Aerosystems proudly present the Bell 407 ASIO, the complete airborne information surveillance and reconnaissance solution for the Bell 407 GXP
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company and BIRD Aerosystems, announced today the signature of a cooperation agreement to integrate the BIRD Aerosystems Surveillance, Intelligence and Observation (ASIO) package as a complete end-to-end airborne information surveillance and reconnaissance solution (ISR)… Continue reading
Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the U.S. Navy today extended advanced airborne electronic attack (AEA) capability to a key U.S. ally, presenting the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) with its first EA-18G Growler. Australia is the first country other than… Continue reading
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi completes flight-tests of C-27J battlefield airlifter with new winglets
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi has completed dedicated flight-testing following the modification to add winglets to the C-27J battlefield airlifter configuration, one of a series of product developments underway on the only real military medium turboprop airlifter on the market.
The winglets,… Continue reading
Airbus Defence and Space together with its team partner Lockheed Martin Overseas Services Corporation (LMOSC) are to undertake a Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) – re-winging – of the German Navy fleet of P-3C Orion maritime patrol and anti-submarine warfare aircraft.… Continue reading
* Buys Fokker Technologies via 200 mln stg placing
* HY pretax profit rises 4 pct
* Shares up 6.6 pct (Adds CEO comment, analyst comment, share price)
British engineering company GKN said it agreed to acquire Netherlands-based Fokker… Continue reading
Boeing and Jin Air today celebrated the airline’s first direct-delivered Next-Generation 737-800 in Seattle.
Jin Air is the low-cost affiliated company of Korean Air. Today’s delivery marks the 13th Boeing 737-800 to join Jin Air’s all-Boeing fleet. The… Continue reading
GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, today announced delivery of the first of two leased Boeing 737-700s to its customer VRG Linhas Aéreas S.A. The second aircraft is scheduled for delivery… Continue reading
GE Capital Aviation Services Delivers First of Three Leased Boeing 767-300ERs to euroAtlantic Airways
GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, today announced it delivered the first of three Boeing 767-300ERs to euroAtlantic airways – Transportes Aéreos S.A. to expand the carrier’s fleet. The remaining… Continue reading