As the countdown to first customer delivery progresses, the Airbus Military A400M new generation airlifter has successfully passed a renewed series of cold weather tests in a production-representative configuration. During a week-long deployment to Iqaluit, Canada, the flight… Continue reading
Airbus Militaryâ€™s second A400M development aircraft – Grizzly 2 – visited Kiruna in northern Sweden for four days of cold weather trials at the beginning of February.
The team experienced temperatures down to -21ÂºC and successfully achieved all the planned… Continue reading
Winnipeg, Man. â€“ At approximately 11:45 p.m. MST on November 17, a CF-18 Hornet fighter jet crashed in a field approximately 13 kilometers northwest of 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alta.
The pilot, Captain Darren Blakie of 409 Tactical Fighter… Continue reading
4 WING COLD LAKE â€“ The skies over northern Alberta will roar as international Air Force Exercise MAPLE FLAG bursts into action today at 4 Wing Cold Lake.
MAPLE FLAG is a four-week, international military exercise that provides critical air… Continue reading
March 19, 2010, Moscow â€“ Sukhoi Superjet 100 SN 95004 had completed cold soak trials in Yakutsk and returned to the Zhukovsky-based Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company flight test center. Yakutsk is already the sixth regional airport in Russia and CIS,… Continue reading
Giant filaments of cold dust stretching through our Galaxy are revealed in a new image from ESAâ€™s Planck satellite. Analysing these structures could help to determine the forces that shape our Galaxy and trigger star formation.
Planck is principally… 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
China’s first indigenously-made regional jetliner ARJ21-700 has successfully conducted cold weather testing, a crucial step in getting the type certificate, China News Service’s Website reported Monday.
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), the ARJ21′s manufacturer, told media Monday the ARJ21-700… Continue reading