Top News on Farnborough

  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


  • Other News for Farnborough

  • A320 to compete with 200-seat Max for next Ryanair order: O'Leary


    Ryanair sees Boeing's 200-seat "minor model" of the 737 Max 8 and Airbus's planned 189-seat A320 as contenders for its...


  • Bell targets mid-November for Jet Ranger X first flight


    ​Bell Helicopter is targeting mid-November to perform the maiden sortie of its new 505 Jet Ranger X as activity on the...


  • FARNBOROUGH: Bell makes headway in civil segment


    ​Bell Helicopter, for so long a bit of a bystander in the civil segment, is suddenly very busy with a pair of...


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  • ANALYSIS: The Superjet 100 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jul 2014 20:10 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft is a five-abreast seat configuration regional aircraft aimed at short-to-medium range routes in the 95-seat regional jet category. With development starting in 2000, the aircraft was designed by the civil aircraft division of the Russian aerospace company Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) in co-operation with Alenia Aeronautica.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Superjet-100-aircraft-report-402192/
  • A320 to compete with 200-seat Max for next Ryanair order: O'Leary

    News | 28 Jul 2014 15:44 | Oliver Clark

    Ryanair sees Boeing's 200-seat "minor model" of the 737 Max 8 and Airbus's planned 189-seat A320 as contenders for its next aircraft order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A320-to-compete-with-200-seat-Max-for-next-Ryanair-order-OLeary-402079/
  • FARNBOROUGH: The end of show orders report

    News | 25 Jul 2014 09:15

    ​There were collective order commitment announcements of over 1,000 during this year’s Farnborough air show, and more than 200 option commitments,http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-The-end-of-show-orders-report-401998/
  • ANALYSIS: Intrepid prioritises unsecured debt for growth

    News | 24 Jul 2014 12:59 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​US operating lessor Intrepid Aviation is concentrating on capital market issuances for the time being rather than pursuing a credit rating.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Intrepid-prioritises-unsecured-debt-for-growth-401980/
  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:30 | Craig Hoyle

    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-pushes-for-UK-maritime-patrol-contest-401924/
  • Bell targets mid-November for Jet Ranger X first flight

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:21 | Dominic Perry

    ​Bell Helicopter is targeting mid-November to perform the maiden sortie of its new 505 Jet Ranger X as activity on the initial flight-test vehicle accelerates.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bell-targets-mid-November-for-Jet-Ranger-X-first-flight-401923/