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  • Habitat Restoration Project gears up for final phase of airborne rodent eradication programme


    ​An international effort to rid a remote sub-Antarctic seabird habitat of millions of rodents using a trio of helicopters is preparing for its third and final mission.


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  • Typhoon tries Brimstone 2 missiles for size


    ​BAE Systems has for the first time installed MBDA Brimstone air-to-surface missiles beneath the wing of a Eurofighter,...


  • Pilots played role in US Airways 1702 crash: FAA


    New details about the 13 March crash of a US Airways Airbus A320 at Philadelphia reveal the accident was preceded by...


  • US 2015 budget deal improves on Pentagon request


    ​Military aviation officials and defense contractors will have a merry Christmas if the $1.1 trillion fiscal year 2015...


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  • NASA tests airborne spacing system on 787 ecoDemonstrator

    News | 16 Dec 2014 20:49 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has started flight testing software that is intended to improve airspace efficiency by allowing an aircraft to closely-follow the path of another aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NASA-tests-airborne-spacing-system-on-787-ecoDemonstrator-407177/
  • Typhoon tries Brimstone 2 missiles for size

    News | 16 Dec 2014 13:16 | Craig Hoyle

    ​BAE Systems has for the first time installed MBDA Brimstone air-to-surface missiles beneath the wing of a Eurofighter, providing a glimpse of the Typhoon’s future multi-role fit for the UK Royal Air Force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Typhoon-tries-Brimstone-2-missiles-for-size-407154/
  • Pilots played role in US Airways 1702 crash: FAA

    News | 12 Dec 2014 02:23 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    New details about the 13 March crash of a US Airways Airbus A320 at Philadelphia reveal the accident was preceded by series of pilot failures and may have been more serious than a blown tyre, which was initially reported as the cause.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pilots-played-role-in-US-Airways-1702-crash-FAA-407032/
  • US 2015 budget deal improves on Pentagon request

    News | 10 Dec 2014 16:57 | Dan Parsons

    ​Military aviation officials and defense contractors will have a merry Christmas if the $1.1 trillion fiscal year 2015 budget is approved as agreed upon on 10 December passes both houses of the US Congress.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-2015-budget-deal-improves-on-Pentagon-request-406974/
  • ANALYSIS: World air forces fighting on many fronts

    News | 09 Dec 2014 09:27 | Craig Hoyle

    ​After a more than decade-long ­involvement in Afghanistan, the air wings of multiple nations had ­expected some ­respite from years of combat activity by late 2014, as the NATO-led mission completes its transition of control to the authorities in Kabul.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-World-air-forces-fighting-on-many-fronts-406869/
  • Sikorsky's S-97 Raider will not be airborne until 2015

    News | 08 Dec 2014 19:39 | Dan Parsons

    Sikorsky has chosen prudence over spectacle and delayed the first flight of its S-97 Raider prototype until 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sikorskys-S-97-Raider-will-not-be-airborne-until-2015-406875/