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  • Airbus details composition of A320neo test fleet


    Airbus is planning to use four A320neos, two A319neos and two A321neos for its re-engined narrowbody programme's flight-test programme.


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  • Bombardier replaces CSeries marketing executive


    Bombardier has replaced another top commercial aircraft executive amidst a broader corporate reshuffling in the ...


  • FARNBOROUGH: Fokker 120 edges closer to go-ahead


    Long-running plans to resurrect production of the Fokker 100 twinjet appear to be gaining momentum as the Netherlands...


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    Pratt & Whitney and Alcoa have sealed a partnership that underpins the Pure Power PW1000G geared turbofan engine...


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  • ANALYSIS: Gulfstream stuns watchful industry with new large cabin strategy

    News | 15 Oct 2014 01:28 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Keeping a secret as large as a new business jet is not so easy anymore, but on 14 October Gulfstream managed to reel off a handful of major surprises as it unveiled a powered G500 and introduced the G600 inside a Savannah, Georgia, factory built to produce them.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Gulfstream-stuns-watchful-industry-with-new-large-cabin-strategy-404764/
  • ANALYSIS: Why Snecma is confident Silvercrest can win further applications

    News | 13 Oct 2014 10:30 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Snecma started powering up for its first foray into business aviation just as the sector itself was about to power down. Seven years on from the beginning of the test campaign on the Silvercrest core engine demonstrator in December 2007, the French propulsion specialist is convinced it made the right strategic move in launching full development of the 9,500-1,200lb-thrust (42.25-5.33kN) programme three years later without a confirmed customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-Snecma-is-confident-Silvercrest-can-win-further-applications-404463/
  • ​ANALYSIS: How CFM powered its way to market leader

    News | 30 Sep 2014 11:19 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Three decades ago, when CFM International was preparing to debut its new CFM56 engine on the re-engined McDonnell Douglas DC-8 Series 70, the engine market for commercial jets was a simple three-way affair.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-CFM-powered-its-way-to-market-leader-403438/
  • ANALYSIS: From vision to world's most successful commercial engine: 40 years of CFM

    News | 29 Sep 2014 10:07 | Murdo Morrison

    ​It began with a casual encounter in Paris and has flourished into a 40-year marriage with a prodigiously successful offspring. CFM International – the union between the USA’s General Electric and France’s Snecma – is heading towards production of its 30,000th engine. But the joint venture’s start, back in the 1970s, was stuttering. The first years of the transatlantic relationship were fraught with cultural and language challenges, questions over the structure of the enterprise, and concerns within the US administration over transfer of sensitive military technology.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-From-vision-to-worlds-most-successful-commercial-engine-40-years-of-CFM-403417/
  • Airbus details composition of A320neo test fleet

    News | 25 Sep 2014 14:29 | Michael Gubisch

    Airbus is planning to use four A320neos, two A319neos and two A321neos for its re-engined narrowbody programme's flight-test programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-details-composition-of-A320neo-test-fleet-404141/
  • ​OGMA bids to build commercial MRO business

    News | 19 Sep 2014 14:44 | Michael Gubisch

    Portuguese maintenance and aerostructures specialist OGMA is aiming to grow its airline MRO business by expanding its engine and component repair capabilities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OGMA-bids-to-build-commercial-MRO-business-403902/