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Tuesday 17 October 2017

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Airbus Helicopters delivers 400th UH-72A Lakota to U.S. Army

All aircraft have been delivered on time, on budget and meeting rigorous quality standards Highly capable helicopters produced in Columbus, Miss. by veteran...

Boeing Business Jets continues to lead ultra-large business jet market

BBJ booked 14 sales over the last year, valued at $2.7 billion Boeing Business Jets announced today at the National Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition...

London-based Zenith Aviation orders two more Learjet 75 business jets

Learjet continues to gain momentum in Europe as Zenith Aviation adds two more Learjet 75 business jets to its existing Learjet fleet Zenith Aviation...

Bombardier offers 4G air-to-ground high-speed Internet system on its business jets

BOMBARDIER OFFERING 4G AIR-TO-GROUND HIGH-SPEED INTERNET SYSTEM ON BOMBARDIER BUSINESS JETS TO ENHANCE CONNECTIVITY FOR PASSENGERS Installations of the 4G internet system on new...

U.S. imposes a staggering 300% duty on C Series aircraft from Bombardier (up from 220%)

U.S. Department of Commerce issues affirmative preliminary antidumping duty determination on imports of 100- to 150-seat large civil aircraft from Canada Today, U.S. Secretary of...

Twenty more Embraer E175 aircraft for SkyWest

SkyWest, Inc. of Utah, USA, continues to grow its fleet of E-Jets. Last month, it ordered 25 E175 and this month it has placed...

Airbus A330-800neo production well underway

Production of first parts of the latest A330neo gears up at Airbus facilities   As Airbus prepares for the first flight of the A330-900, production of...

France will lead the investigation on the Air France Airbus A380 engine accident (F-HPJE) above Greenland

The French Bureau of Enquiry and Analysis for Civil Aviation Safety (BEA) will conduct the investigation following the incident on engine number four of...

Boeing has rolled out the first 787-10 for Singapore Airlines

Boeing has rolled out the first 787-10 Dreamliner built for Singapore Airlines at its Final Assembly facility in North Charleston, South Carolina. The airplane will...

A Congolese military Antonov aircraft crashed shortly after take-off N’Djili, Kinshasa

An aircraft of the Armed Forces of the Republic of the Congo (Forces armées de la République du Congo) has crashed on Saturday morning about 100...

Bombardier signs largest ever Q400 turboprop order with SpiceJet for up to 50 aircraft

SpiceJet to become the launch customer of the extra-capacity, 90-Seat Q400 aircraft Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced that it has concluded a firm purchase agreement...

Jeppesen to provide digital flight operations solutions for Azores Airlines

Boeing, through its subsidiary Jeppesen, has announced a five-year service agreement with Azores Airlines, a part of SATA, to provide digital flight operations solutions...

Airbus Defence and Space hands over 50th A400M

Airbus Defence and Space today delivered the 50th A400M new generation airlifter to the German Air Force marking a key milestone for an aircraft...

Embraer delivers first Legacy 500 business jet made in Melbourne, Florida

Embraer delivered today the first Legacy 500 midsize business jet assembled at its Melbourne plant to an undisclosed U.S. customer. The expanded facility comprises...

Fourth Bombardier Global 7000 flight test vehicle successfully completes its maiden flight

The fourth Global 7000 flight test vehicle took off from Bombardier’s facility in Toronto earlier today, under clear conditions. Equipped with a cabin interior, FTV4, also known...

Bombardier strongly disagrees with U.S. proposed 220% duties on C Series aircraft

Statement on Commerce Department countervailing duties preliminary decision “We strongly disagree with the Commerce Department’s preliminary decision. The magnitude of the proposed duty is absurd...

JetBlue unveiled as launch airline for Airbus A320 Family Airspace cabin

A320 Airspace cabin - taking JetBlue’s commitment to customer experience to the next level JetBlue will become the first airline to introduce Airspace by...

Airbus’ “BLADE” laminar flow wing demonstrator makes first flight

1st test flight of @Airbus #A340 #BLADE (Breakthrough Laminar Aircraft Demonstrator) today. #Avgeek #Toulouse pic.twitter.com/3AxyWl19Sc — Jujug Spotting (@Frenchpainter) September 26, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Aiming to bring...

Simulated ice tests now underway on Embraer E190-E2 prototype

An E190-E2 is now flying with simulated ice shapes affixed to several parts of the fuselage that measure the aircraft’s ability to perform in...

Germany and Norway place firm order for fleet of five NATO-owned Airbus A330 MRTT tankers

Order to be placed by NSPA through OCCAR under EDA initiative Madrid, 25 September 2017 – Airbus Defence and Space has received a firm order...