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  • Dornier nears decision on Seastar final assembly base


    Dornier Seaplane will select by the end of January the home of its Seastar amphibian final assembly facility....


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  • Dornier nears decision on Seastar final assembly base


    Dornier Seaplane will select by the end of January the home of its Seastar amphibian final assembly facility....


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  • Dornier nears decision on Seastar final assembly base

    News | 07 Jan 2010 10:00 | Kate Sarsfield

    Dornier Seaplane will select by the end of January the home of its Seastar amphibian final assembly facility....http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dornier-nears-decision-on-Seastar-final-assembly-base-336815/
  • NBAA 09: Dornier Seastar revived by buoyant seaplane market

    News | 19 Oct 2009 18:30 | Kate Sarsfield

    Dornier Seaplane announced today that it will launch production of its Seastar amphibian having exceeded the...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NBAA-09-Dornier-Seastar-revived-by-buoyant-seaplane-market-333638/
  • Uncle Roger's Festive Quiz 2008 - Answers

    News | 16 Dec 2008 00:00

    In the News 1. Kuwait Airways (1pt) 2. Jim Schuster of Hawker Beechcraft (2pt) 3. The red card (2pt) 4. Accidental discharge of his...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Uncle-Rogers-Festive-Quiz-2008-Answers-320092/
  • Seastar close to relaunch

    News | 07 Aug 2006 23:00

    <P>German aircraft developer Dornier Seawings is close to securing up to $100 million of funding to relaunch production of the Dornier CD-2 Seastar amphibian. </P> <P>A source close to Seawings says a Singapore aerospace company has pledged up to 20% of the capital, while an Abu Dhabi-based investor, believed to be government-owned Mubadala Development, which has a 35% stake in Italian business aircraft manufacturer Piaggio, is likely to commit the remainder provided that Seawings can secure industrial partnerships to manufacture the aircraft in Abu Dhabi.</P> <P>Seawings began talks last month with two aerospace companies keen to secure offset credits with the Abu Dhabi government. One is believed to be Korea Aerospace Industries, which is bidding to sell its T-50 supersonic trainer to the United Arab Emirates air force. <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH> <P align=right><IMG id=D#http://www.flightglobal.com/assets/gehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Seastar-close-to-relaunch-208309/
  • Investors sought to bring Seastar back to market

    News | 09 Aug 2004 23:00

    <p>German manufacturer believes global demand justifies relaunch of Dornier amphibian</p> <p>German aircraft developer Dornier Seawings is seeking investment to relaunch production of the Dornier CD-2 Seastar amphibian.</p> <p>The company is evaluating facilities in Asia and Europe before starting a planned development phase by the end of this year. Company sources say it has completed a feasibility study and last year commissioned an independent market analysis that pointed to a global demand for around 250 amphibious aircraft over 10 years. The source says 250 "is a very conservative figure, but we have based our planning on this figure and believe we could break even well below that".</p> <p>Dornier Seawings says it is targeting three market segments, with three different versions of the aircraft: a para-public surveillance variant is being marketed to government agencies; a 12-seater regional airline configuration is being promoted to island-hopper charter operators; while a sixhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Investors-sought-to-bring-Seastar-back-to-market-185730/
  • Hindustan eyes a tie-up on Dornier Seastar amphibian

    News | 24 Feb 1998 00:00

    Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) has confirmed that it is looking at the viability of a joint venture with Dornier Seastar following an approach from the German company. <p>Speaking at the show, Kumar Umamaheswar, HAL's general manager marketing, says: &#34;We're looking closely at the Indian market to see if there's enough interest in the Dornier Seastar amphibious aircraft. The likely customers are going to be the navy and coast guards. We're doing extensive research at the moment.&#34; <p>A decision is not likely until April, after elections in India. <p>HAL is also keeping an eye out for other joint venture partners with an interest in co-producing both a 50- and 100-seater civil aircraft, says Umamaheswar. The opening of a new plant at Kan Pur in the state of Uttar Pradesh gives HAL the capacity to part-manufacture. <p>India's Aeronautical Development Agency is meanwhile continuing work on its Light Combat Aircraft, a project to which a number of HAL designers have been seconded, devhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hindustan-eyes-a-tie-up-on-Dornier-Seastar-amphibian-33185/