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Daher seeks majority investor for new Socata jet, due 2010

  Daher-Socata intends to formally launch a new 10-seat, twin-engined jet early in 2010, but will proceed only if it can find programme partners prepared to finance most of the required investment. Continue reading…

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Airbus formally unveils A350 XWB design

Airbus has formally revealed the definitive design of the A350 XWB at a ground-breaking ceremony today for the new twin-jet’s production plant in Toulouse. Two large scale models ….

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A winged Buffalo

Attempts by Canada’s Viking Air to restart production of the de Havilland DHC-5 Buffalo utility aircraft could be scuppered by the Canadian government. Ottawa may opt for new aircraft for its future fixed-wing search and rescue requirement and reject the British Columbia-based company’s proposal to modernise the country’s fleet of ageing twin-engine Buffalos. Read on…

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