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  • Component flaw delays GEnx engine shipments to Boeing

    News | 21 Apr 2015 21:10 | Stephen Trimble

    A “production quality” problem in the first quarter caused GE Aviation to miss scheduled shipments for 29 GEnx engines, but so far the delay has not affected deliveries for the 787 and 747-8, says GE and Boeing officials.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Component-flaw-delays-GEnx-engine-shipments-to-Boeing-411456/
  • MC-21 ushers active sidesticks into commercial aircraft cockpits

    News | 21 Apr 2015 20:48 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Active sidestick controllers will be used on a large commercial aircraft for the first time with the Irkut MC-21 programme’s selection of a system in development for over two decades by a France-based subsidiary of UTC Aerospace Systems.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MC-21-ushers-active-sidesticks-into-commercial-aircraft-cockpits-411455/
  • 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/
  • 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/
  • Cessna marks Caravan's 30th anniversary with new standard interior

    News | 21 Apr 2015 15:09 | Kate Sarsfield

    Cessna has upgraded the standard production interior for its Caravan single-engined turboprop, to mark the 30th anniversary of the high wing, multi-mission aircrafthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cessna-marks-Caravans-30th-anniversary-with-new-standard-interior-411441/
  • 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/
  • Poland selects H225M for tri-service helicopter deal

    News | 21 Apr 2015 16:34 | Dominic Perry

    ​Poland has selected the Airbus Helicopters H225M Caracal for its tri-service rotorcraft acquisition, however it has trimmed the overall requirement from 70 down to 50 units.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Poland-selects-H225M-for-tri-service-helicopter-deal-411450/
  • USAF touts cross-nation burden sharing of Reaper

    News | 21 Apr 2015 15:04 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Despite it having the largest fleet of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles, the US Air Force is looking towards smaller operators of the systems to explore ways in which the logistical and cost burden of operating the system can be reduced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-touts-cross-nation-burden-sharing-of-Reaper-411438/
  • 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/
  • 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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