Lt. Gen. Donald C. Wurster, commander, Air Force… Continue reading
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) today announced scheduled international traffic for February 2011 showing increases of 6.0% and 2.3% respectively for passenger and cargo demand compared to February 2010.
February demand growth was down significantly from the revised 8.4%… Continue reading
The enhanced AS350 B3e is the next generation aircraft in the proven Ecureuil family of helicopters. Officially launched at Heli-Expo, 2011 the new version features a more powerful Turbomeca Arriel 2D turbo shaft engine, a new digital FADEC (Full Authority… Continue reading
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that fast-growing Porter Airlines of Toronto has placed a firm order for two Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners. The transaction involves the conversion of two of the six options announced by Bombardier along with Porterâ€™s firm order… Continue reading
Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced that it has been awarded a $31 million follow-on contract from the U.S. Air Force for two more C-130 Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) kits. The agreement, part of a low-rate initial production (LRIP) contract awarded… Continue reading
The first nose landing gear for Airbusâ€™ next-generation A350 XWB has successfully been installed at the jetlinerâ€™s landing gear integration test facility in Filton, UK. This milestone will be followed by incorporation of the aircraftâ€™s main landing gear, clearing the… Continue reading
The next phase in its growth of AW139 global training and flight simulation capacity, in response to the continuing success of the AW139 and the growing demand for type, recurrent and operational training. ROTORSIM, a consortium owned equally by CAE… Continue reading