Russian Helicopters and Airfreight Aviation Ltd. Establish International RotorCraft Services in the UAE
Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, 16 November 2009 – Russian Helicopters, JSC, together with Airfreight Aviation Ltd., have established International RotorCraft Services, FZC. The opening ceremony was held on 16 November in Sharjah, the UAE. The newly-founded company will service… Continue reading
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Sikorsky BLACK HAWK helicopters flown by the U.S. Army in the Iraq and Afghanistan theaters of war have accumulated more than 1 million fleet flight hours without a single Class A material failure with the… Continue reading
Although the price of oil has fallen from a high of $147.27 in July 2008 to about $80 a barrel this month, EasyJet’s locked-in hedges caused an “adverse variance to market rates” of about Â£330 million ($556 million) for the… Continue reading
Falcon Aviation Services Becomes Sikorsky Aircraftâ€™s Worldwide Launch Customer for the Sikorsky S-76Dâ„¢ Helicopter
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. announced today at the Dubai Air Show that Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) has contracted to purchase two Sikorsky S-76Dâ„¢Â helicopters, with options to purchase two more, becoming the worldwide launch customer for… Continue reading
Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for the sale of an airborne surveillance system to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The contract is worth approximately 1.5 billion SEK.
The contract covers two Saab 340 AEW (Airborne Early… Continue reading
Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is proud to announce that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force & Air Defense (AF&AD) has entered into a contract in excess of 500 Million Swiss Francs to procure a fleet of 25 PC-21 turboprop aircraft… Continue reading
Bombardier Aerospace today celebrated another major milestone in the CSeries aircraft programme as construction got under way on its new state-of-the-art aircraft wing manufacturing and assembly facility in Belfast, Northern Ireland.Â Â
â€œThis is another significant milestone in the ongoing development… Continue reading
Tassili Airlines of Algeria placed its first order for Boeing (NYSE: BA) airplanes with a signed deal for four Next-Generation 737-800s, announced today at Dubai Airshow 2009.
Tassili Airlines, a 100-percent-owned subsidiary of government-owned Sonatrach Petroleum Corporation, will use the… Continue reading
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air AlgÃ©rie announced an order for seven Next-Generation 737-800s today at Dubai Airshow 2009.
The airplanes will grow the Air AlgÃ©rie Next-Generation 737 fleet to 22 airplanes. The new airplanes will help the airline leverage the… Continue reading
SÃ£o JosÃ© dos Campos, November 17, 2009 Embraer is pleased to welcome the expanding Kazakhstan flag carrier Air Astana to its E-Jets family of customers. The airline will operate two EMBRAER 190 jets out of Almaty, Kazakhstan, under a newly… Continue reading