JEDDAH – Saudi Arabia is spending 2.5 billion riyals ($666.7 million) to expand the kingdom’s airports, the state news-agency SPA reported on Sunday.
“These projects include the development, creation and expansion of 23 airports, locally, that will serve around… Continue reading
SAVANNAH, Ga., February 26, 2010 â€” Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that a second ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range Gulfstream G650 has completed its first flight.
The second test article â€” known… Continue reading
Ryanair Â today (26th Feb) confirmed that the winner of a â‚¬10,000 Ryanair scratch card, on Thursdayâ€™s FR1724 flight from Krakow to East Midlands, ate the â‚¬10,000 winning ticket after crew confirmed he had won the â‚¬10,000 prize.
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Northrop Grumman CorporationÂ announced today that it has flown the first in a new series of Batâ„¢ unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in January.Â Configured with a 12-foot wingspan, the Batâ„¢-12 incorporates a highly-reliable… Continue reading
OAKEY, Queensland, Feb. 26, 2010 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] has signed an AU$44 million change proposal with the Commonwealth of Australia to increase the scope of the Army Aviation Training and Training Support (AATTS) contract.
Awarded the contract in 2007,… Continue reading
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TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — In a significant production milestone, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the 2,000th Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile to the U.S. Navy.
“Tomahawk Block IV provides the Navy with a combat-proven weapon that plays… Continue reading
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom: The programme to build the nation’s new aircraft carriers gained further momentum today, as BAE Systems began construction at Portsmouth Naval Base – the future home of the Queen Elizabeth Class… Continue reading
February 25, 2010, Yakutsk â€“ Today at 14:24 local time (+9 GMT) the third Sukhoi Superjet 100 flight prototype SN95004 landed at Yakutsk airport. The aircraft flew there to undergo cold soak trials.
Cold soak trials are required to examine… Continue reading
SEATTLE and CHICAGO, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and United Airlines (Nasdaq: UAUA) have finalized an order for 25 787-8 jetliners. The agreement includes the opportunity to purchase another 50 Dreamliners. Â
“Boeing and United Airlines share an… Continue reading