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  • ​PARIS: CSeries package to deliver 4% performance boost from 2018


    Bombardier is aiming to build on the "better than brochure" CSeries performance disclosed at the Paris air show by delivering a further 4% gain in 2018 through a package of improvements currently in development.


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  • MAKS: Irkut confirms MC-21 weight spec to key lessor


    ​Irkut has confirmed the MC-21 aircraft is meeting weight targets as the first airframe, wings and engines are coming...


  • PARIS: P&W expands co-operation with Paradigm Precision


    US component manufacturer Paradigm Precision has won a supply contract from Pratt & Whitney across the engine maker's...


  • PARIS: Ilyushin Finance navigates choppy domestic waters


    ​Only a year ago Ilyushin Finance seemed in a very different position. A longstanding debate about its mixed ownership...


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  • MAKS: Irkut confirms MC-21 weight spec to key lessor

    News | 25 Aug 2015 18:17 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Irkut has confirmed the MC-21 aircraft is meeting weight targets as the first airframe, wings and engines are coming together at the Irkutsk Aviation plant, according to Russian lessor Ilyushin Finance (IFC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MAKS-Irkut-confirms-MC-21-weight-spec-to-key-lessor-416057/
  • ANALYSIS: Sukhoi reveals design plans for stretched Superjet

    News | 04 Aug 2015 10:57 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Single-model product offerings are so rare in the commercial aircraft business that they usually represent a strategic miscalculation made somewhere at the beginning of an unexpectedly long development process.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Sukhoi-reveals-design-plans-for-stretched-Superjet-414781/
  • ANALYSIS: Engine makers prepare for possible new Boeing aircraft

    News | 28 Jul 2015 15:30 | Stephen Trimble

    ​By the end of the decade, a remarkable six clean-sheet commercial aircraft engines spanning two generations of propulsion technology are expected to enter service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Engine-makers-prepare-for-possible-new-Boeing-aircraft-415024/
  • ANALYSIS: Industry sees path to carbon-neutral aviation

    News | 03 Jul 2015 09:58 | Stephen Trimble

    ​In 1971 – 34 years after the first ground test of Frank Whittle’s prototype jet engine – General Electric’s CF6 commercial turbofan engine entered service with the Douglas DC-10-10, representing a historic breakthrough in fuel efficiency.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Industry-sees-path-to-carbon-neutral-aviation-413919/
  • ANALYSIS: Adaptive engine technology moves beyond the fan

    News | 22 Jun 2015 14:13 | Stephen Trimble

    A 10- to 15-year look ahead into Pratt & Whitney’s vision for military engine technology reveals a very different kind of propulsion system.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Adaptive-engine-technology-moves-beyond-the-fan-412423/
  • PARIS: P&W expands co-operation with Paradigm Precision

    News | 18 Jun 2015 08:03 | Michael Gubisch

    US component manufacturer Paradigm Precision has won a supply contract from Pratt & Whitney across the engine maker's range of commercial and military engines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-PW-expands-co-operation-with-Paradigm-Precision-413689/