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  • Three F-35B Lightning IIs to fly at RIAT 2014

    ​More than 150 military and civil aircraft from all over the world are confirmed as participants in the 2014 Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford, UK, the stars of the show being three Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning IIs.

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  • Airbus Defence teams with Tata for Indian Air Force bid

    ​Airbus Defence and Space has announced it is teaming up with Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) to bid to replace the...

  • PICTURES: Lancaster bombers fly in formation

    ​Two Avro Lancaster bombers have been flown in formation for the first time in more than 50 years, with the duo set to...

  • FARNBOROUGH: Flybe to maintain RAF A400M fleet

    Flybe’s technical arm is to maintain the UK Royal Air Force’s on-order Airbus A400M military transport fleet.

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  • Braathens to unify carriers under new brand

    News | 24 Nov 2014 15:33 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Braathens Aviation Group is to unveil a new brand next year for a single airline formed by the unification of its separate carriers.
  • ANALYSIS: How ​VLM aims to evolve with Superjets

    News | 21 Nov 2014 16:15 | Michael Gubisch

    Belgium’s newly independent regional carrier VLM Airlines is aiming to grow revenue by two thirds with the planned introduction of two Sukhoi Superjet 100s into its Fokker 50 turboprop fleet in 2015.
  • ALTA: SuperJet International takes fight to Embraer

    News | 13 Nov 2014 16:28 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    With over a year of in-service experience under its belt at ­Interjet, SuperJet ­International (SJI) is confident that it is poised to expand its global customer base for the Sukhoi ­Superjet 100 (SSJ) regional jet.
  • ALTA: SJI pursues aggressive pricing to win Superjet lease deals

    News | 13 Nov 2014 15:24 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    SuperJet International (SJI) has launched a drive to capture a share of Western markets for the Sukhoi Superjet 100 by offering cut-price lease deals in an effort to counter its rival Embraer.
  • Falko buys second E190 for lease to Cobham

    News | 13 Nov 2014 02:35 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Falko Regional Aircraft has acquired an Embraer 190-100LR previously operated by Augsburg Airways, which has been placed with Cobham Aviation Services Australia.
  • SA Airlink to phase out Jetstream 41 fleet

    News | 10 Nov 2014 14:58 | Olivier Bonnassies

    South African carrier SA Airlink is to phase out its British Aerospace’s Jetstream 41 fleet as it concentrates on larger aircraft type to cope with growing demand and greater sectors.