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  • ​Flightglobal reshapes Flight International leadership team

    News | 24 Apr 2015 15:46 | Flightglobal

    After an amazing 14 years leading Flight International, Murdo Morrison is moving to a new role within Flightglobal to fully exploit his skills and enormous market knowledge across the aerospace sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flightglobal-reshapes-Flight-International-leadership-team-411590/
  • OPINION: Emirates deal takes pressure off Airbus

    News | 24 Apr 2015 10:25

    ​Demand for an expensive A380 refresh project appears to have been kicked into the long grasshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Emirates-deal-takes-pressure-off-Airbus-411574/
  • Qantas A380 damaged in maintenance incident

    News | 23 Apr 2015 06:16 | Ellis Taylor

    ​A Qantas Airways Airbus A380 is expected to be out of service for around six weeks after it was damaged while under maintenance in Sydney.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-A380-damaged-in-maintenance-incident-411516/
  • Comac breaks ground on flight test centre in Shandong

    News | 23 Apr 2015 03:13 | Mavis Toh

    Comac has broken ground on the construction of a flight test centre near the Dongying Shengli airport in Shandong province.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Comac-breaks-ground-on-flight-test-centre-in-Shandong-411512/
  • Boeing 787 unit loss declines, but deferred costs rise

    News | 22 Apr 2015 20:35 | Stephen Trimble

    Cost control on the Boeing 787 programme showed some improvement on a unit basis in the first quarter, but the company remains far from break-even.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-787-unit-loss-declines-but-deferred-costs-rise-411502/
  • Cargolux bans lithium-ion batteries after fire analysis

    News | 28 Apr 2015 12:26 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Freight operator Cargolux is preparing to suspend transport of lithium-ion battery consignments in light of recent re-assessment of the potential hazards they pose.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargolux-bans-lithium-ion-batteries-after-fire-analysis-411658/
  • Airbus predicts strong traffic growth for Australia

    News | 28 Apr 2015 02:14 | Aaron Chong

    Airbus expects international traffic serving the Australia South Pacific region to grow annually at 4.5% until 2033, though lagging behind the world’s average of 4.7%.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-predicts-strong-traffic-growth-for-Australia-411641/
  • Turkish A320 sustained wing and engine damage during go-around

    News | 27 Apr 2015 11:47

    Investigators are trying to ascertain the extent of damage sustained by a Turkish Airlines Airbus A320, apparently during an initial landing attempt before the aircraft executed a go-around at Istanbul Ataturk.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Turkish-A320-sustained-wing-and-engine-damage-during-go-around-411623/
  • Lion Air 737 involved in ground incident

    News | 27 Apr 2015 03:53 | Firdaus Hashim

    A Lion Air Boeing 737-900ER was involved in a ground incident on 24 April at Medan Kuala Namu International airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lion-Air-737-involved-in-ground-incident-411609/
  • ​Flightglobal reshapes Flight International leadership team

    News | 24 Apr 2015 15:46 | Flightglobal

    After an amazing 14 years leading Flight International, Murdo Morrison is moving to a new role within Flightglobal to fully exploit his skills and enormous market knowledge across the aerospace sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flightglobal-reshapes-Flight-International-leadership-team-411590/
  • Gulfstream selects GKN as wing skin supplier for new G500 and G600 business jets

    News | 28 Apr 2015 09:31 | Kate Sarsfield

    Gulfstream has selected GKN Aerospace to supply the upper and lower wing skins for its new large cabin, long-range business jet duo, the G500 and G600.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gulfstream-selects-GKN-as-wing-skin-supplier-for-new-G500-and-G600-business-jets-411631/
  • NetJets Europe prepares to accept first Challenger 350

    News | 28 Apr 2015 09:25 | Kate Sarsfield

    NetJets Europe is poised to take delivery of its first Bombardier Challenger 350.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NetJets-Europe-prepares-to-accept-first-Challenger-350-411630/
  • Gama Aviation plans new facility at Aberdeen airport

    News | 27 Apr 2015 15:03 | Kate Sarsfield

    N/Ahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gama-Aviation-plans-new-facility-at-Aberdeen-airport-411627/
  • ​Flightglobal reshapes Flight International leadership team

    News | 24 Apr 2015 15:46 | Flightglobal

    After an amazing 14 years leading Flight International, Murdo Morrison is moving to a new role within Flightglobal to fully exploit his skills and enormous market knowledge across the aerospace sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flightglobal-reshapes-Flight-International-leadership-team-411590/
  • Bombardier breaks ground on new Chinese bizjet MRO

    News | 24 Apr 2015 03:12 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Bombardier and Tianjin Airport Economic Area have broken ground on a new joint venture business jet MRO facility at the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-breaks-ground-on-new-Chinese-bizjet-MRO-411560/
  • Israeli Heron-1 and Hermes 900 UAVs to receive ATOL capability

    News | 27 Apr 2015 16:21 | Arie Egozi

    The Israeli air force (IAF) is in the process of incorporating an automatic takeoff and landing (ATOL) capability into its Israel Aerospace Industries Heron 1 and Elbit Systems Hermes 900 unmanned air vehicles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israeli-Heron-1-and-Hermes-900-UAVs-to-receive-ATOL-capability-411628/
  • ​US clears $96 million C-130J support deal for India

    News | 27 Apr 2015 02:48 | Greg Waldron

    The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has approved a possible $96 million support deal for India’s Lockheed Martin C-130J tactical airlifters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-clears-96-million-C-130J-support-deal-for-India-411610/
  • ​Flightglobal reshapes Flight International leadership team

    News | 24 Apr 2015 15:46 | Flightglobal

    After an amazing 14 years leading Flight International, Murdo Morrison is moving to a new role within Flightglobal to fully exploit his skills and enormous market knowledge across the aerospace sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flightglobal-reshapes-Flight-International-leadership-team-411590/
  • USN X-47B completes air-to-air refuelling test

    News | 23 Apr 2015 10:33 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The US Navy has achieved the final testing objective of its Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned combat air vehicle demonstrator programme, following the successful air-to-air (AAR) refuelling of the aircraft on 22 April.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USN-X-47B-completes-air-to-air-refuelling-test-411524/
  • Hero-30 UAV gets special forces order

    News | 23 Apr 2015 10:31 | Arie Egozi

    Special forces of an unnamed country have ordered the Hero-30 unmanned air system developed by Israeli UAV manufacturer Uvision.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hero-30-UAV-gets-special-forces-order-411525/
  • Emirates’ announcement that it is switching from Engine Alliance to Rolls-Royce for its latest A380s is the UK firm’s biggest ever deal – yet Airbus may emerge as the biggest winner.

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