Airlines in Asia, Europe and Africa on Wednesday said they stood by their Dreamliner orders, expressing confidence in Boeing’s latest plane after it was grounded by Japan’s two biggest carriers for safety checks.
The precautionary move in Japan came… Continue reading
The Royal Netherlands Air Force reduces the number of F-16s from 87 to 68. The Cougar transport helicopters disappear and the third DC-10 will not beÂ employed.Â Also disappearsÂ Â the Air Force Ground Defence 2 Object-platoons and one of the four Patriot batteries.… Continue reading
GULFSTREAM MAKES BUSINESS-AVIATION HISTORY WITH FIRST FLIGHT TO USE ELECTRICALLY POWERED FLIGHT-CONTROL SYSTEM
SAVANNAH, Ga., January 12, 2011 â€” Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. test pilots and flight-testÂ engineers recently made business-aviation history when they flew the Gulfstream G650 flight-test aircraft for the first time using only… Continue reading
JOINT BASE BALAD, Iraq (AFNS)Â –Â After overcoming multiple mechanical problems, a C-130H Hercules crew from 777th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron safely landed their aircraft with 34 passengers aboard June 9 here.
The four-engine tactical airlifter was dispatched from Joint Base Balad… Continue reading
Nuneaton based Air Cadets who had been backing the campaign to save the last flying example of one of Britainâ€™s most iconic historic aircraft, Avro Vulcan XH558 were delighted to hear the news that an anonymous benefactor has donated Â£400,000… Continue reading
Antarctica flights are the way to go for those curious about the Great White Wilderness, but not quite willing to drop serious cash and make the journey by sea. Croydon Travel operates Antarctica Sightseeing Flights, an Antarctica tour service that… Continue reading
US East Coast:
Winter storm is gripping the eastern US, dumping up… Continue reading
An ATC official told Arab News that the incident occurred on Thursday night about 120 nautical miles west of Mumbai, and was noticed when the Traffic Collision Avoidance System (TCAS) of the Gulf Air flight GF 064 heading toward Mumbai… Continue reading