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Approaching disaster

The main coverline in this week’s Flight International (5-11 March) may be on the dramatic side, but it deals with an issue that causes needless deaths and lucky escapes – the misjudged go-around. David Learmount examines the history of a manoeuvre that is supposed to be the safe route out of an approach that is not […]

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Powering up to Paris

This week’s commercial engine special in Flight International (19 February) gives us a great excuse to use a stunning close up of Rolls-Royce’s Trent XWB, the only engine so far to power the Airbus A350. Andrew Doyle provides a programme update which looks at how the airframer and engine manufacturer are racing to get the […]

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