Daily Archives: August 11, 2011
British Airways has launched its biggest pilot recruitment drive in more than 10 years.
The airline plans to take on more than 800 new pilots by 2016, using three combined recruitment programmes:
- A new programme to help people to… Continue reading
â€œEdoardo Amaldiâ€, the third European cargo spacecraft for the International… Continue reading
Aircraft On Track For Certification In 2011, Deliveries in 2012
SAVANNAH, Ga., August 11, 2011 â€” Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.â€™s ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range G650 recently completed several flight-testing milestones en route to its anticipated type certification later this year by the… Continue reading
Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. company, has completed the delivery of the 32nd Model 208/208B Caravan aircraft to ForÃ§a AÃ©rea Brasileira, the air branch of the Brazilian armed forces. This delivery completes a contract for nine new Caravans.
â€œIt’s… Continue reading
Human Factors Testing Complete; Function and Reliability Testing Well Under Way
SAVANNAH, Ga., August 11, 2011 â€” The first production Gulfstream G280 recently arrived at the Gulfstream Mid-Cabin Completions Center of Excellence in Dallas, where it is being outfitted… Continue reading
777 Freighter celebrates new customer Cathay Pacific’s total 777-300ER commitment reaches 50
Boeing and Cathay Pacific Airways today announced the Hong Kong-based carrier has ordered eight Boeing 777 Freighters and four 777-300ER (extended range) airplanes. The order is valued at… Continue reading
Virgin Australia partner Skywest Airlines takes delivery of its first ATR 72-500
Australian carrier Skywest Airlines today took delivery of its first ATR 72-500, which is also the very first ATR 72 aircraft in Australia. Skywest Airlines will operate its… Continue reading
The Airbus Concept Plane is making its Asian public debut as part of an exhibition celebrating 100 years of aviation in Singapore, which is being held at the island nationâ€™s Changi Airport.
Organised by the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore… Continue reading
Aircraft to bring new levels of comfort and eco-efficiency
Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) has signed a contract with Airbus covering the firm order of four A350-900s and five A320 aircraft, becoming a new customer for both aircraft… Continue reading
It will display an Airbus ACJ318, offered… Continue reading