Royal Air Force Squadron Leader James Schofield completed the first vertical landing by a United Kingdom military test pilot May 28, 2013 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md. Schofield flew F-35B Lightning II test aircraft BF-1.
The F-35B is… Continue reading
Fokker Services and DynamicSource AB launch aircraft take-off and landing performance calculation application for iPad®
Fokker Services and DynamicSource AB have jointly developed an iOS Application to run FORTRAN Take-Off and Landing SCAP modules on the Apple iPad®. The app allows an operator to make the performance calculations shortly before take-off and therefore allows the… Continue reading
A part of the landing gear, apparently from one of the commercial airliners destroyed on September 11, 2001, is seen wedged between two buildings in New York in this handout photo released by the NYPD on April 26, 2013.
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Marine Corps test pilot Maj. C.R. Clift conducted the flight April… Continue reading
At the first day of the ALTA Airline Leaders Forum in Panama City, the largest event of its nature for the Latin American and Caribbean commercial Aviation industry, Air Panama has signed a contract with Fokker Services for the landing… Continue reading
A new J-15 fighter jet was used as part of the landing exercise.
After its delivery to the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy on… Continue reading
An International passenger plane made a forced landing in northwest China’s Gansu province on Monday afternoon after receiving an anonymous terrorist threat, airline and local security sources confirmed.
China Southern Airlines sources told Xinhua that the plane, CZ680, traveling from… Continue reading
PASADENA, Calif. — NASA’s most advanced Mars rover Curiosity has landed on the Red Planet. The one-ton rover, hanging by ropes from a rocket backpack, touched down onto Mars Sunday to end a 36-week flight and begin a two-year investigation.… Continue reading
Boeing today announced that Norwegian Air Shuttle, the third largest low-cost airline in Europe , has become the largest customer for the Boeing landing gear exchange program with a new service contract covering an additional 15 Next-Generation 737s.
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The landing gear consists of components such as shock strut, tire assembly and braking system.… Continue reading
Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko, NASA astronaut Don Pettit and European Space Agency astronaut Andre Kuipers have spent… Continue reading
The Shenzhou IX spacecraft has landed safely at the main landing area in northern China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region and all three astronauts aboard are in good physical condition, said Chang.
Three astronauts who fulfilled China’s first manned space docking… Continue reading