Top News on Friedrichshafen

  • Diamond DA52 on track for year-end certification


    Austrian airframer Diamond Aircraft says it is on target to secure preliminary certification for its DA52-VII piston twin later this year, but will not begin its marketing push for the seven-seat aircraft until 2015, when it expects to secure full approval for the Austro AE300-powered type.


  • Other News for Friedrichshafen

  • OPINION: Is there a commercial future for airships?


    ​The five decades from 1914 saw heavier-than-air ­aviation evolve from basic biplanes to the jet age. The subsequent...


  • Diamond DA52 on track for year-end certification


    Austrian airframer Diamond Aircraft says it is on target to secure preliminary certification for its DA52-VII piston...


  • Zeppelin hopes Goodyear deal will lift its prospects


    Airship manufacturer Zeppelin Luftschifftechnik (ZLT) is pinning its hopes on a partnership with tyre giant Goodyear to...


  • News Listings for Friedrichshafen

  • BA to boost Iberian links from Gatwick

    News | 25 Sep 2014 08:45 | Niall O'Keeffe

    British Airways is to operate three new Iberian sun routes from London Gatwick airport beginning in March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BA-to-boost-Iberian-links-from-Gatwick-404128/
  • OPINION: Is there a commercial future for airships?

    News | 02 Sep 2014 07:48

    ​The five decades from 1914 saw heavier-than-air ­aviation evolve from basic biplanes to the jet age. The subsequent 50 years welcomed stealth, supersonic airliners, huge advances in aerostructures and mass air travel. However, lighter-than-air technology has moved somewhat more hesitantly in the century since German Zeppelins first terrorised Londoners.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Is-there-a-commercial-future-for-airships-403206/
  • InterSky lines up seasonal Sion-Majorca route

    News | 22 Jul 2014 09:19 | Michael Gubisch

    Austrian regional carrier InterSky has won a charter contract to operate seasonal flights from Sion in southern Switzerland to Palma de Mallorca next summer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/InterSky-lines-up-seasonal-Sion-Majorca-route-401841/
  • ​Germania starts seasonal Friedrichshafen-Crete route

    News | 26 Jun 2014 10:02

    Germania has begun holiday flights from Friedrichshafen in southwest Germany to the Greek island of Crete.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germania-starts-seasonal-Friedrichshafen-Crete-route-400790/
  • Robin shows off DR401 piston-single

    News | 10 Apr 2014 10:31 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Robin New Aircraft debuted its DR401 piston-single at Aero Friedrichshafen, kicking off its sales and marketing campaign for the upgraded version of the 40-year old DR400 series of wooden aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Robin-shows-off-DR401-piston-single-398114/
  • Cirrus maps out certification timeline for SF50

    News | 10 Apr 2014 10:06 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Cirrus Aircraft displayed a mock-up of its Vision SF50 personal jet for the first time at Aero Friedrichshafen, and mapped out the certification timeline for the seven-seat aircraft, for which it has already received over 500 orders.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cirrus-maps-out-certification-timeline-for-SF50-398110/