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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • Re-engined A380 prospects hazy as Emirates takes Trent 900

    News | 17 Apr 2015 14:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Emirates believes it has room to convert some of its Rolls-Royce-powered Airbus A380s to a future re-engined version, but is prepared to fit all 50 with the Trent 900 if there is no sign of movement from the airframer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Re-engined-A380-prospects-hazy-as-Emirates-takes-Trent-900-411342/
  • ​VIDEO: Emirates confirms Trent for 50 A380s

    News | 17 Apr 2015 09:05 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Emirates has confirmed it is taking Rolls-Royce Trent 900s for 50 Airbus A380s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Emirates-confirms-Trent-for-50-A380s-411328/
  • Irkut receives first groundbreaking structures for MC-21

    News | 16 Apr 2015 19:08 | Stephen Trimble

    ​United Aircraft Corp subsidiary AeroComposite has received the first centre wingbox for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft, a new narrowbody design scheduled to complete first flight by the end of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Irkut-receives-first-groundbreaking-structures-for-MC-21-411309/
  • Embraer delivers 20 E175s in first quarter

    News | 16 Apr 2015 13:30 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Embraer delivered 20 E175 regional jets in the first three months of 2014, the company announced on 16 April.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-delivers-20-E175s-in-first-quarter-411296/
  • PICTURES: Vietnam Airlines first Boeing 787-9 completes assembly

    News | 21 Apr 2015 03:01 | Firdaus Hashim

    Vietnam Airlines’ first Boeing 787-9 aircraft has rolled off the final assembly line.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Vietnam-Airlines-first-Boeing-787-9-completes-assembly-411423/
  • OPINION: Why Norway is challenging pilot employment rules

    News | 20 Apr 2015 13:13 | Flight International

    ​The way in which international airlines are conducting business in a globalised marketplace is, in some cases, taking them down roads nobody could have foreseen in the days when markets were more local and businesses straitjacketed by bilateral treaties.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-Norway-is-challenging-pilot-employment-rules-411395/
  • Used A380 market a chance to explore type's value: Clark

    News | 17 Apr 2015 14:36 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Emirates president Tim Clark believes that the second-hand market for the Airbus A380 will be a good opportunity for carriers to explore the economic capabilities of the jet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-A380-market-a-chance-to-explore-types-value-Clark-411346/
  • Re-engined A380 prospects hazy as Emirates takes Trent 900

    News | 17 Apr 2015 14:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Emirates believes it has room to convert some of its Rolls-Royce-powered Airbus A380s to a future re-engined version, but is prepared to fit all 50 with the Trent 900 if there is no sign of movement from the airframer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Re-engined-A380-prospects-hazy-as-Emirates-takes-Trent-900-411342/
  • ​VIDEO: Emirates confirms Trent for 50 A380s

    News | 17 Apr 2015 09:05 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Emirates has confirmed it is taking Rolls-Royce Trent 900s for 50 Airbus A380s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Emirates-confirms-Trent-for-50-A380s-411328/
  • Piaggio Avanti Evo enters service

    News | 21 Apr 2015 11:52 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Piaggio has delivered the first Avanti Evo, four months after receiving certification for the third iteration of its P180 twin-pusher and less than a year after it was launched.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Piaggio-Avanti-Evo-enters-service-411436/
  • AERO: Quest Kodiak makes European show debut as certification looms

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:26 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Quest Aircraft’s Kodiak single-engined turboprop made its European show debut at Aero where the airframer was seeking to drum up sales of the ten-seat utility aircraft ahead of its planned certification within the next 6 to 12 months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-Quest-Kodiak-makes-European-show-debut-as-certification-looms-411407/
  • AERO: One Aviation targets European certification for EA550

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:22 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​One Aviation – the new parent company of the recently merged Eclipse Aerospace and Kestrel Aircraft – says securing European certification for the EA550 is a “priority” for the company as it seeks to drum up sales of the very light jet globally.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-One-Aviation-targets-European-certification-for-EA550-411413/
  • AERO: Diamond secures European certification for DA62

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:15 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Diamond Aircraft secured European certification for its DA62 at the show and formerly opened the orderbook for the seven-seat piston twin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-Diamond-secures-European-certification-for-DA62-411412/
  • AERO: Cirrus Vision SF50 personal jet on track for year-end service entry

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:03 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Cirrus Aircraft says it SF50 Vision is on target to become the world’s first certificated single-engined personal jet to enter service as it races towards the finishing line in the forth quarter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-Cirrus-Vision-SF50-personal-jet-on-track-for-year-end-service-entry-411411/
  • European tanker exercise points towards combined fleet

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:34 | Anno Gravemaker

    ​Tanker aircraft from four nations are nearing the completion of a European Defence Agency-backed exercise which is intended to increase interoperability and cooperation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/European-tanker-exercise-points-towards-combined-fleet-411433/
  • Key AESA radar flight tests begin on MQ-4C Triton

    News | 20 Apr 2015 20:04 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The US Navy has launched flight testing on the Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton of one of the first active electronically scanned array (AESA) radars with 360-degree coverage that was developed exclusively for the maritime patrol mission.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Key-AESA-radar-flight-tests-begin-on-MQ-4C-Triton-411415/
  • Danish air force planning Challenger 604 mid-life upgrade

    News | 20 Apr 2015 15:38 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Royal Danish Air Force is preparing to embark on a mid-life upgrade of its Bombardier Challenger 604 maritime patrol aircraft, that it expects to be implemented by 2018.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Danish-air-force-planning-Challenger-604-mid-life-upgrade-411400/
  • Saudi air defence to incorporate AWACS feed

    News | 20 Apr 2015 11:57 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Royal Saudi Air Defense Force (RSADF) is updating its air defence system, which will enable forces to receive information from the Royal Saudi Air Force’s five-strong Boeing 707-derived E-3A Sentry fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saudi-air-defence-to-incorporate-AWACS-feed-411392/
  • IDF seeks larger brigade-level UAV

    News | 17 Apr 2015 16:10 | Arie Egozi

    ​Sources have revealed that the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) has revived a plan to acquire a larger brigade-level unmanned air vehicle than its battalion-level Elbit Systems Skylark I-LE.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IDF-seeks-larger-brigade-level-UAV-411350/
  • This year Routes Europe makes its debut in Aberdeen. More than a decade after Edinburgh hosted the World Routes and at a significant time for Scottish route development.

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