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  • Multiple birdstrike downed Pave Hawk, USAF concludes


    ​A multiple birdstrike caused the 7 January fatal crash of a US Air Force Sikorsky HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter over the UK east coast, accident investigators have determined.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Airbus training aims to turn out ACES


    ​Airbus' training department at Toulouse is developing a new pilot training tool, initially for trainee pilots on the...


  • FARNBOROUGH: Test site has big potential for UAV use


    ​The US government has approved an unmanned air vehicle test site near Grand Forks, North Dakota because geography...


  • FARNBOROUGH: ASTRAEA approaches UAV airspace acceptance


    Industry research body ASTRAEA is nearing approval to fly unmanned air vehicles (UAV) in any airspace as years of...


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  • ANALYSIS: MH17 Previous shoot-down incidents or attempts

    News | 24 Jul 2014 10:22 | David Learmount

    Starting with the most recent, this list includes some of the civil aircraft that have been shot down when carrying out normal business in non-combat airspace. Many more have been downed in combat zones or areas in which rebels were active.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MH17-Previous-shoot-down-incidents-or-attempts-401968/
  • FARNBOROUGH: ICATS bolsters UAV team with Spanish recruits

    News | 15 Jul 2014 12:06 | David Learmount

    A global lobby group for the unmanned air vehicle sector has been bolstered with the addition of two Spanish research organisation to its ranks.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-ICATS-bolsters-UAV-team-with-Spanish-recruits-401532/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Airbus training aims to turn out ACES

    News | 15 Jul 2014 11:21 | David Learmount

    ​Airbus' training department at Toulouse is developing a new pilot training tool, initially for trainee pilots on the A350.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Airbus-training-aims-to-turn-out-ACES-401482/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Test site has big potential for UAV use

    News | 15 Jul 2014 07:52 | David Learmount

    ​The US government has approved an unmanned air vehicle test site near Grand Forks, North Dakota because geography and existing infrastructure gives it advantages in UAV science and potential usage, and the local department of commerce is at Farnborough International Air Show to spread the word about the North Plains UAS Test Sitehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Test-site-has-big-potential-for-UAV-use-401578/
  • FARNBOROUGH: ASTRAEA approaches UAV airspace acceptance

    News | 15 Jul 2014 07:25 | David Learmount

    Industry research body ASTRAEA is nearing approval to fly unmanned air vehicles (UAV) in any airspace as years of development begin to bear fruit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-ASTRAEA-approaches-UAV-airspace-acceptance-401477/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Aircraft bomb threat? Call Cobham

    News | 14 Jul 2014 17:44 | David Learmount

    Cobham has come up with a new means of finding, defusing and recovering suspected unexploded bombs without risking human life.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Aircraft-bomb-threat-Call-Cobham-401412/