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[Belgian Air Component] First Visit of the Minister of Defence to the Air Component in Beauvechain

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First Visit of the Belgian Minister of Defence to the Air Component in Beauvechain Authors: Benoit Denet & Martin Gillet, reporting from Beauvechain Air Base...

F-15EX first flight clears path for deliveries to U.S. Air Force

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Newest U.S. Air Force fighter completes 90-minute test flight Deliveries to begin this quarter, less than nine months after contract award The new Boeing...

“Fly me to the Moon”: Airbus wins ESA contract for three more European Service Modules for NASA’s Orion spacecraft

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  Going to the Moon with the Artemis programme involves Europe   Service modules being built by Airbus Bremen - 10 European nations involved   The European Space...

Jung Sky Cessna 525A Citation Jet with football star Dries Mertens overruns runway at Antwerp Airport, Belgium

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On 30 January, a Jung Sky Cessna 525A CitationJet CJ2 (registered 9A-JSC), operated a private jet flight between Naples, Italy and Antwerp, Belgium. During...

Russian planemaker Irkut may buy back six CityJet Superjet SSJ 100 aircraft, four of which were wet-leased to Brussels Airlines

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Irkut Corporation may buy back Superjet SSJ-100 aircraft, which the only European operator, the Irish CityJet, has refused. The aircraft were delivered to CityJet...

First cargo door equipped Beechcraft King Air 260C to enter air medical service with Air Archipels

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Textron Aviation announced it was awarded a contract by Air Archipels of Tahiti (French Polynesia) for one Beechcraft King Air 260 and one cargo...

Air Peace of Nigeria takes delivery of the first Embraer E2 for the African continent

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Air Peace, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest airline, took delivery of their first E195-E2 aircraft today. The aircraft is now due to fly from...

Pilots endorse EASA’s Airworthiness Directive on Boeing 737 MAX

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The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is clearing the Boeing 737 MAX to fly after nearly 2-year grounding. The Airworthiness Directive issued today concludes...

Boeing reports massive $11.9 billion loss in 2020, the largest in its history, and postpones 777X entry into service to end-2023

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Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial results significantly impacted by COVID-19, 737 MAX grounding, and commercial widebody programs 777X programme recorded $6.5 billion pre-tax charge; first...

EASA declares Boeing 737 MAX safe to return to service in Europe

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The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) gave its seal of approval for the return to service of a modified version of the Boeing...

Construction of the Russian/Chinese long-range CR929 to start in 2021

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Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) announces that the construction of the CR929 is expected to start in 2021, while the short- to medium-range...

Alaska Airlines takes delivery of its first of 68 Boeing 737-9 MAX aircraft to replace Airbus fleet inherited from Virgin America

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Five weeks of preparations begin to ready plane for start of passenger service on March 1 Alaska Airlines has accepted delivery of its first Boeing...

Airbus unveils its helicopter Flightlab to test tomorrow’s technologies

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Airbus Helicopters has started in-flight tests onboard its Flightlab, a platform-agnostic flying laboratory exclusively dedicated to maturing new technologies. Airbus Helicopters’ Flightlab provides an...

Turkmenistan Airlines becomes Airbus customer by ordering two Airbus A330

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Turkmenistan Airlines has placed an order for two A330-200 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) converted aircraft, becoming a new Airbus customer. The order marks the first time...

Lufthansa will soon depart on its longest passenger flight with polar explorers on board

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On behalf of the Alfred-Wegener-Institute, the flight will operate with an Airbus A350-900 from Hamburg to the Falkland Islands On February 1, 2021, Lufthansa will...

Airbus updates production rates in response to market environment

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Production rates will remain lower for longer Single-aisle rates gradually increasing No change to widebody production Airbus SE is updating its production...

Lufthansa Technik AVIATAR platform optimises maintenance operations at United Airlines

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Over 600 aircraft to enter the platform Joint development on digital solutions for Boeing 737 fleet Lufthansa Technik AG is proud to welcome United...

Brussels Airlines to London Heathrow with Airbus A330 aircraft on Saturdays

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As mentioned on Tuesday in our forum, Brussels Airlines will deploy an Airbus A330 to London Heathrow on Saturdays in order to increase the...

Irkut MC-21-300 suffers runway overrun during test flight

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On 18 January, an Irkut MC-21-300 aircraft (registered RA-73051) was performing a simulated engine failure and the use of emergency braking system at Moscow's...

European regulator EASA set to approve resumption of Boeing 737 MAX flights as from next week

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After almost two years of being grounded, the Boeing 737 MAX will be approved to resume commercial flights in Europe. But European regulator EASA...

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