Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that it will showcase four of its class-defining business aircraft at this year’s Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE) at Congonhas airport in Sao Paulo, Brazil from August 12-14, 2014. Bombardier’s Learjet… Continue reading
Boeing recently delivered a comprehensive training center for the C-17 Globemaster III airlifter to the Memphis Air National Guard base in Tennessee, improving the service’s training capabilities while reducing travel, maintenance and other operating expenses.
The highly realistic training system… Continue reading
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), announced it has received FAA supplemental type certification (STC) approval for its Bell 407GX expanded instrument panel and L-3 Wescam MX-10 quick mount installation kit. The newly certified products are… Continue reading
World’s most modern Widebody airliner joins Iberia’s long-haul fleet
International Airlines Group (IAG) has converted eight A350-900 options into firm orders for Iberia. The airline becomes a new customer for the fast-selling A350XWB Family. The aircraft will be equipped… Continue reading
* Airline that brought Ebola barred from flying to Nigeria
* Fears of outbreak in Africa’s biggest metropolis
* Airports to screen passengers for signs of fever
(Reuters) – Nigeria’s civil aviation authority (NCAA) said on Thursday it had started… Continue reading
In an important program milestone enabling U.S. Marines Corps Initial Operational Capability (IOC) certification, the Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35B recently completed required wet runway and crosswind testing at Edwards Air Force Base, California.
“This testing is absolutely critical… Continue reading
Boeing and All Nippon Airways (ANA) today finalized an order for 40 widebody airplanes – 20 777-9Xs, 14 787-9 Dreamliners and six 777-300ERs (Extended Range)… Continue reading
New Aircraft to be Configured for Corporate Missions
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), has announced signed purchase agreements with two private customers for the first two Bell 429s to be delivered in Poland.… Continue reading
ANA Holdings has firmed up an order for 30 A320neo Family aircraft (seven A320neo and 23 A321neo). The initial agreement was announced in March 2014. The aircraft will be part of ANA Holdings fleet development and modernisation strategy to… Continue reading
Next-generation helicopter: quietest in its class with improved performance and lower operating costs
The handover of the first EC145 T2 to DRF Luftrettung marks yet another milestone for Airbus Helicopters in the successful program for the BK117/EC145 family. In spring… Continue reading
(Reuters) – Airbus is talking to a “couple” of existing A380 customers about taking two nearly completed superjumbos left without a buyer after the collapse of a deal with Japan’s Skymark Airlines, Chief Executive Tom Enders said… Continue reading
The fifth and final mission of ESA’s Automated Transfer Vehicle got off to a flying start today with its launch from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, heading for the International Space Station.
Georges Lemaître is the… Continue reading