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  • ESA keeps eye on Ukraine crisis as Vega launch nears


    As the European Space Agency makes final preparations for the third flight of its new Vega light launcher, unrest in Ukraine will be about as far from its operators’ minds as Kourou is from Kiev – but once VV03 is complete on Monday 28 April, programme officials will continue their watch on the tense situation in a country that supplies a critical component of what is otherwise a Western Europe-built vehicle.


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  • ESA keeps eye on Ukraine crisis as Vega launch nears


    As the European Space Agency makes final preparations for the third flight of its new Vega light launcher, unrest in...


  • Bond takes delivery of latest S-92


    ​Bond Offshore Helicopters has taken delivery of its second Sikorsky S-92, from a deal for 16 of the rotorcraft.


  • Long landing in tailwind caused Il-76 overrun


    ​Late reduction of thrust and an out-of-limits tailwind caused a Volga-Dnepr Ilyushin Il-76 to overrun as it touched...


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  • Cargolux splits with Asia chief after just a few weeks

    News | 23 May 2014 08:05 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Freight operator Cargolux’s newly-appointed Asia-Pacific chief, Robert Song, is leaving the company less than two months after taking up the post.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargolux-splits-with-Asia-chief-after-just-a-few-weeks-399659/
  • Vega flies straight but ESA keeps watch on Ukraine

    News | 02 May 2014 16:44 | Dan Thisdell

    ​As European Space Agency personnel celebrated three successes in three flights of its new light launcher, Vega, the unrest in Ukraine would have been about as far from their minds as Kourou is from Kiev – but with the VV03 mission complete (see below), programme officials are continueing their watch on the tense situation in a country that supplies a critical component of what is otherwise a Western Europe-built vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Vega-flies-straight-but-ESA-keeps-watch-on-Ukraine-398847/
  • ESA keeps eye on Ukraine crisis as Vega launch nears

    News | 24 Apr 2014 15:53 | Dan Thisdell

    As the European Space Agency makes final preparations for the third flight of its new Vega light launcher, unrest in Ukraine will be about as far from its operators’ minds as Kourou is from Kiev – but once VV03 is complete on Monday 28 April, programme officials will continue their watch on the tense situation in a country that supplies a critical component of what is otherwise a Western Europe-built vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ESA-keeps-eye-on-Ukraine-crisis-as-Vega-launch-nears-398550/
  • Bond takes delivery of latest S-92

    News | 07 Apr 2014 15:54

    ​Bond Offshore Helicopters has taken delivery of its second Sikorsky S-92, from a deal for 16 of the rotorcraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bond-takes-delivery-of-latest-S-92-397902/
  • AirBridgeCargo to operate 747Fs to Malmo and Leipzig

    News | 02 Apr 2014 20:05 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Russian freight operator AirBridgeCargo is including Swedish port city Malmo and German cargo hub in its Boeing 747 freighter route network.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirBridgeCargo-to-operate-747Fs-to-Malmo-and-Leipzig-397742/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Bellyhold favoured over freighters in Europe

    News | 26 Mar 2014 14:40 | Michael Gubisch

    European airlines are cutting back their freighter fleets as they aim to transport more cargo on passenger aircraft. But the growing focus on belly freight – while Middle Eastern counterparts are gaining ground in the freighter arena – does not automatically mean that the continent’s carrier are retreating from the cargo market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bellyhold-favoured-over-freighters-in-Europe-397431/