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The Japanese Air Self-Defence Force is selling one of its two Boeing 747-400s

The Japanese Ministry of Defence has decided to sell the oldest of its two Boeing 747-400 for a little more than 25 million euros....

Famous NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt survives crash of his Cessna Citation in Tennessee

A Cessna Citation Latitude C680A registered N8JR, carrying retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr, his wife Amy and his 15-month-old daughter, crashed and caught...

Vietnam Airlines flies its first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Vietnamese flag carrier to put largest Dreamliner on some of the world's busiest destinations   Boeing delivered the first of eight 787-10 Dreamliner aeroplanes to Vietnam...

Lufthansa Technik Malta receives approval for Airbus A350-1000 overhauls

Recent certification by the German Federal Aviation Office The first three A350 customers expected until the end of this year Lufthansa Technik Malta is...

Air Canada announces first two routes to be operated with Airbus A220-300: Montreal-Seattle & Toronto-San Jose

The only non-stop flights from Montreal-Seattle, and from Toronto-San Jose, California Customers to benefit from modern, spacious new cabin interior A220 technology reduces...

Virgin Atlantic’s first Airbus A350-1000 “Red Velvet” has landed at London Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic’s new Airbus A350-1000 aircraft has landed in London for the final finishing touches before its inaugural flight. Named ‘Red Velvet’, it will...

Boeing demonstrates folding wingtip on its new Boeing 777-9 model

On 8 August, Boeing demonstrated the folding wingtip on its Boeing 777-9 (N779XW) test aircraft during a ground test. The new feature is the...

AirAsia receives its first Airbus A330neo

AirAsia has taken delivery of its first A330neo aircraft, to be operated by its long-haul affiliate AirAsia X Thailand. The aircraft was delivered via...

First of two A340 aircraft (operated by Brussels Airlines) leaves Eurowings fleet, which will be harmonised on A330 type

Eurowings has only one Airbus A340 left in its fleet and this one will soon be replaced by another A330. However, the harmonised A330...

Gulfstream delivers first G600 business jet

All-new aircraft enters service approximately one month after certification Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the first customer delivery of its all-new Gulfstream G600™ aircraft. The...

[Paris Airshow] “Meet & Greet with Airbus A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) Crew”

Authors and Photo Credits Benoît Denet / Martin Gillet  A look back at the Paris Airshow held on June 2019. We had the opportunity to 'Meet &...

Airbus Helicopters opens completion and delivery centre in Malaysia

Expands full flight simulation centre Airbus is extending further its extensive footprint in Malaysia with the opening of a new regional helicopter completion and delivery...

Cebu Pacific receives first dedicated cargo aircraft, a converted ATR72-500

Leading Philippine carrier Cebu Pacific took delivery of its first ATR 72-500 aircraft converted from passenger to cargo use. The freighter, the first of...

Airbus begins U.S. production of A220 aircraft

Airbus has today officially begun manufacturing the A220 in the U.S. The first team of A220 production workers began work at Airbus’ Mobile, Alabama-based...

Lufthansa Airbus A321 between Dublin and Munich diverts twice: to London Heathrow and then to Brussels

On 3 August, a Lufthansa Airbus A321 (D-AIRW) operated flight LH2515 between Dublin, Ireland and Munich, Germany. The aircraft - cleared to operate with...

AkzoNobel’s second-generation chromate-free exterior primer qualified by Boeing

A chromate-free exterior primer developed by AkzoNobel’s Aerospace Coatings business has been newly qualified by aircraft manufacturer Boeing – underlining AkzoNobel’s ongoing drive to...

COMAC C919 fourth test aircraft AC104 completes first flight test

C919 AC104 took off from the fourth runway of Shanghai Pudong International Airport at 5:32 on August 1st, 2019, and landed at 6:57 after...

Airbus reports Half-Year (H1) 2019 results with a strong increase of EBIT

• Commercial aircraft environment robust • H1 financials mainly reflect A320 Family ramp-up and NEO transition • Revenues € 30.9 billion; EBIT Adjusted € 2.5 billion •...

Air France orders 60 Airbus A220-300, retires A380 fleet by 2022

The Air France-KLM Board of Directors approved several strategic decisions concerning the development of the Air France fleet, following a meeting on July 30,...

COMAC ARJ21 aircraft develops aviation market in Inner Mongolia: Genghis Khan Airlines sets sail with dreams

In the best season of Inner Mongolia grassland, an ARJ21 aircraft of Genghis Khan Airlines, which was the first to carry out a commercial...