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  • Iran Air lines up three Boeing 747-300s


    Iran Air has acquired the first of three Boeing 747-300s from Al Sayegh Airlines. The 1986-vintage aircraft (MSN 23408), which is still in storage,...


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  • PICTURE: Dassault begins 50th anniversary celebrations


    As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, Dassault has taken the wraps off the first Mystère 20 business jet -...


  • Solomon Islands carrier starts with Beechcraft 18 and Convair


    <p>An ex-Cathay Pacific Airways pilot has launched a domestic airline in the Solomon Islands using a Beechcraft 18 and...


  • UPS completes last DC-8 revenue flight


    <DIV class=Section1> <P>UPS recently completed the last revenue flight for its DC-8 as the carrier recently said it...


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  • PICTURE: Dassault begins 50th anniversary celebrations

    News | 17 Apr 2013 15:00 | Kate Sarsfield

    As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, Dassault has taken the wraps off the first Mystère 20 business jet - ancestor of the ubiquitous Falcon business jet line - which has undergone a three-year restoration.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Dassault-begins-50th-anniversary-celebrations-384739/
  • Iran Air lines up three Boeing 747-300s

    News | 27 Mar 2012 14:29 | Fay Sanders

    Iran Air has acquired the first of three Boeing 747-300s from Al Sayegh Airlines. The 1986-vintage aircraft (MSN 23408), which is still in storage,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Iran-Air-lines-up-three-Boeing-747-300s-369994/
  • Solomon Islands carrier starts with Beechcraft 18 and Convair

    News | 10 Jul 2009 03:39 | Leithen Francis

    <p>An ex-Cathay Pacific Airways pilot has launched a domestic airline in the Solomon Islands using a Beechcraft 18 and a Convair 580 and he also plans to operate...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solomon-Islands-carrier-starts-with-Beechcraft-18-and-Convair-329503/
  • UPS completes last DC-8 revenue flight

    News | 14 May 2009 22:30 | Lori Ranson

    <DIV class=Section1> <P>UPS recently completed the last revenue flight for its DC-8 as the carrier recently said it was accelerating plans to shed those aircraft after talks with DHL over a proposed deal reportedly ended.</P> <P>In May 2008 DHL announced plans to transfer its US air express operations to UPS from Air Transport Services Group subsidiary ABX Air. The deal drew criticism from officials in ABX's Wilmington, Ohio base, and also triggered scrutiny from US legislators. </P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 50%" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH>&nbsp;<IMG style="WIDTH: 400px; HEIGHT: 266px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=29040" border=0></TH> <TH>&nbsp;</TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <P align=right>&nbsp;<STRONG><FONT size=1>ups</FONT></STRONG></P></TD> <TD>&nbsp;</TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>During a recent speech UPS President Bob Lekites said the company was saving the DC-8s for potential DHL flying. </P> <P>"We would have liked to do businhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UPS-completes-last-DC-8-revenue-flight-326594/
  • Cargo Boeing 737 crashes, burns in DRC

    News | 29 Apr 2009 20:28 | John Croft

    <p>News services are reporting that a Boeing 737 aircraft crashed and burned at 0600h local time this morning near Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargo-Boeing-737-crashes-burns-in-DRC-325850/
  • Five-bladed propeller completes testing on Fairchild Metro

    News | 22 Oct 2008 14:00 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Germany's Regional Air Express has completed flight-testing of MT-Propeller's five-bladed prop for the Fairchild Metro and expects to receive European Aviation...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Five-bladed-propeller-completes-testing-on-Fairchild-Metro-317758/