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  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One


    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the next Air Force One, besting the Airbus A380 as the next generation of aircraft specially outfitted to carry the US president.


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  • GE gears up for engine tests of GE9X parts


    GE Aviation will shortly begin running a test engine equipped with a number of advanced-technology components that will...


  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One


    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the...


  • Boeing delivers first GE-powered 787-9


    ​Boeing has delivered the first GE Aviation-powered 787-9 off the production line to United Airlines, which also...


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  • Rolls-Royce looks to hit key milestones with three big development programmes

    News | 03 Mar 2015 09:59 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Rolls-Royce expects to hit key milestones on its big two in-development engine variants this year, with expected first flight of the Airbus A350-1000’s Trent XWB-97 in the third quarter and certification of the Trent 1000-TEN for the Boeing 787 earmarked for November or December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rolls-Royce-looks-to-hit-key-milestones-with-three-big-development-programmes-409351/
  • ANALYSIS: How 3D printing could change the way R-R develops products

    News | 03 Mar 2015 09:50 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Contained within the vast complexity of a modern widebody jet engine it may look like just another large, intricately-designed metal structure. But a 1.5m-diameter titanium front bearing housing (FBH) inside a Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-97 engine is a structure with a difference. It could point the way to an eventual revolution in aerospace manufacturing, changing everything from the way factory floors look to the speed at which new components, prototypes and programmes are developed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-3D-printing-could-change-the-way-R-R-develops-products-409304/
  • RAM sets out schedule for 787 deliveries

    News | 23 Feb 2015 11:20 | Oliver Clark

    Royal Air Maroc has deployed its first Boeing 787 on its daily Casablanca-New York service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAM-sets-out-schedule-for-787-deliveries-409322/
  • Jetstar to withdraw A330-200s by September

    News | 23 Feb 2015 03:52 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Jetstar Airways will withdraw its remaining four Airbus A330-200s by September as it completes its transition to an all-Boeing 787-8 long-haul fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jetstar-to-withdraw-A330-200s-by-September-409299/
  • Sanad finances Etihad's 787 and A380 spare engines

    News | 16 Feb 2015 14:13 | Michael Gubisch

    Etihad Airways has extended its spare engine and component lease agreement with Sanad Aero Solutions to include additional equipment worth $100 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sanad-finances-Etihads-787-and-A380-spare-engines-409092/
  • ​MTU to double production volume

    News | 13 Feb 2015 17:37 | Michael Gubisch

    German engine specialist MTU is planning to double its production output over the next five years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MTU-to-double-production-volume-409063/