Sukhoi Superjet 100 is ready to undergo a certification stage. Flight certification tests of the first SSJ100 will begin right after factory flight tests have been completed. In the course of these flight tests the aircraft completed over 40 flights,… Continue reading
The Ministry of Defence has signed a Â£97m, seven-year contract with Marshall Aerospace of Cambridge to provide logistic support for the RAF’s fleet of TriStar aircraft.
Known as the TRIOS contract (TriStar Integrated Operational Support), it will… Continue reading
Bombardier Aerospace, a market leader in China for commercial and business aircraft, is participating in the seventh edition of Airshow China 2008, which is taking place in Zhuhai in the Peopleâ€™s Republic of China, from November 4 to 9. Bombardier… Continue reading
Naples, Italyâ€”October 31, 2008â€”The refurbishment and modernization of 18 G.222s, purchased by the United States Air Force and destined for the re-established Afghan Air Force, has begun at Alenia… Continue reading
Orlando, FL, October 30th, 2008 — Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] marked the delivery of the 500th Arrowhead system to the U.S. Army at a celebration held at its Ocala and Orlando, FL, facilities. Arrowhead is the U.S.… Continue reading
WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 29, 2008 â€“ Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius joined Cessna Aircraft Company Chairman, President and CEO Jack J. Pelton this morning to celebrate the start of construction of the companyâ€™s new Wichita Citation Columbus design and assembly facility.… Continue reading
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 30, 2008 — The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] has been awarded a $238 million System Development and Demonstration (SDD) contract by the U.S. Air Force to modernize the radar system on F-15E fighter aircraft.
“The Radar Modernization… Continue reading
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has signed a contract for three AW139 medium twin engine helicopters plus options for several additional aircraft. These helicopters will be used to perform search… Continue reading