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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.


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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's...


  • GE delays Passport engine flight test


    Bombardier must wait a few more months to see the flight test phase begin for the GE Aviation engine that will power...


  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues


    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...


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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built

    News | 12 Sep 2014 16:41 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/QUIRKY-DOZEN-The-12-strangest-looking-aircraft-ever-built-403659/
  • China Airlines to resume New York service

    News | 12 Sep 2014 05:50 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​China Airlines will resume Taipei Taoyuan-New York John F. Kennedy service on 2 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Airlines-to-resume-New-York-service-403625/
  • Start-up Baltia picks Swissport for JFK ground handling

    News | 11 Sep 2014 18:08 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Swissport will provide Baltia Air Lines with ground handling services at New York’s JFK airport, the start-up carrier announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Start-up-Baltia-picks-Swissport-for-JFK-ground-handling-403609/
  • CFM relaxed about delay to Leap flight tests

    News | 11 Sep 2014 14:35 | Murdo Morrison

    ​CFM says a delay in launching flight tests of the first two Leap variants will not stymie certification plans for the narrowbody engine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CFM-relaxed-about-delay-to-Leap-flight-tests-403597/
  • Demand will return for Boeing freighters: Atlas CFO

    News | 10 Sep 2014 18:55 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Boeing’s dominance in the air freighter market will make it the prime beneficiary of an expected coming uptick in global air freight demand, says Atlas Air chief financial officer Spencer Schwartz.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Demand-will-return-for-Boeing-freighters-Atlas-CFO-403573/
  • ANALYSIS: North American airline market review August 2014

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:08

    North American carriers continued to work through the details of consolidation efforts that unfurled in recent years, after a largely strong showing during financial earnings season that began in July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-North-American-airline-market-review-August-2014-403416/