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  • Hexcel to build new composites plant for Airbus and CFM contracts


    Carbonfibre materials specialist Hexcel is to cement its relationship with Airbus via a $250 million investment in production and quality control facilities at Roussillon in France.


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  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up


    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents...


  • Hexcel to build new composites plant for Airbus and CFM contracts


    Carbonfibre materials specialist Hexcel is to cement its relationship with Airbus via a $250 million investment in...


  • Airbus aims to line-fit A350 with lithium battery from 2016


    Airbus is to work towards offering a lithium battery as the line-fit standard for its A350-900 from 2016, following...


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  • Volaris to start Reno flights in December

    News | 01 Oct 2014 16:01 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Volaris will launch non-stop service between Reno and Guadalajara from 16 December, adding its 16th international destination and giving the US airport its first international route.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Volaris-to-start-Reno-flights-in-December-404361/
  • Russian airlines to add 14 more narrowbodies in 2014

    News | 01 Oct 2014 15:11 | Laura Mueller

    Russian carriers are due to take delivery of 14 more narrowbodies this year, Flightglobal's Ascend database shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-airlines-to-add-14-more-narrowbodies-in-2014-404349/
  • ANALYSIS: Rolls-Royce harvests a decade of research for new engine projects

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:06 | Murdo Morrison

    ​As Rolls-Royce prepares to build and begin testing next year its seventh member of the Trent family – the 7000 for the Airbus A330neo – it is harvesting the fruits of a decade’s worth of research and development projects into two studies that could form the basis for a new generation of widebody – and even possibly narrowbody – engines in the 2020s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Rolls-Royce-harvests-a-decade-of-research-for-new-engine-projects-404038/
  • Virgin America plans two seasonal routes

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:02 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Virgin America will launch service on two seasonal routes later this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-America-plans-two-seasonal-routes-404353/
  • Europe is replacement aircraft market: ATR chief

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Turboprop manufacturer ATR sees Europe more as a replacement aircraft market rather than a growth market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europe-is-replacement-aircraft-market-ATR-chief-404342/
  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up

    News | 01 Oct 2014 12:04 | David Learmount

    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents involving operations under federal air regulations Part 131 have increased compared with the previous year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-says-Part-135-accidents-are-up-404301/