NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is getting a final “all clear” as it speeds closer to its historic July 14 flyby of Pluto and the dwarf planet’s five moons.
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Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for May showing strong demand growth compared to May 2014 for both domestic and international traffic. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 6.9%, which was an improvement… Continue reading
World’s first commercial fly-by-wire helicopter achieves highly anticipated milestone
AMARILLO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced the successful first flight of the Bell 525 Relentless. The maiden flight of the super-medium helicopter took place… Continue reading
- Month-long tour saw the H145 making first stop in Sydney last week
• Aircraft will now head north to Brisbane and greater Queensland, before wrapping up down south in Melbourne and Canberra
• Total of 13 flights were performed… Continue reading
(AFP) The US Justice Department said Wednesday it is investigating some airlines over “possible unlawful coordination.”
There was no mention of which airlines were covered in the probe, but news of it sent the shares of major US carriers… Continue reading
- First of seven aircraft to be operated under the American Eagle brand, in the American Airlines network
- Enhanced CRJ900 aircraft offers up to 5.5 per cent lower fuel consumption than earlier-generation CRJ900 aircraft
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Airbus Defence and Space is to provide two more Airbus A330 Multi Role Transport Tankers (A330 MRTT) to the Royal Australian Air Force under the terms of a newly signed contract. The agreement was announced by the Australian Minister… Continue reading
The Russian Army will be reinforced with new Mi-28Ns, Mi-26Ts and Mi-8MTV5s equipped with cutting-edge electronics.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Over 20 attack helicopters will boost the Russian Armed Forces on the country’s western border by the… Continue reading
Airbus Defence and Space is greatly honored for the A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport, powered by Rolls-Royce, to be selected by the Republic of Korea as its future air-to-air refuelling and transport aircraft after an open and objective competition.… Continue reading
ORLANDO, Fla., June 30, 2015 – Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Legion Pod recently completed its first flight test, successfully tracking multiple airborne targets while flying on an F-16 in Fort Worth, Texas.
Legion Pod was integrated onto the F-16… Continue reading
China Aviation Supplies Holding Company signs a GTA for 45 A330 Family aircraft and an MoU for 30 aircraft
China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) has signed with Airbus a General Terms Agreement (GTA) for 45 A330 Family aircraft and a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for options for… Continue reading