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  • Virgin Galactic to test new spaceship 'this year'


    Virgin Galactic expects to begin testing a second SpaceShipTwo this year to replace the suborbital rocketplane lost in last year’s fatal test flight crash.


  • Other News for George

  • PICTURE: USN X-47B performs dry air refuelling connection


    ​The US Navy’s Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned combat air system – demonstration (UCAS-D) test bed has carried out a...


  • PlaneSense acquires Nextant 400XTis


    ​US fractional ownership provider PlaneSense has acquired up to five Nextant 400XTis which will mark its foray in to...


  • US Airways E190 lands without nose gear in Houston


    ​A US Airways Embraer 190 made an emergency landing with its nose gear retracted at Houston’s George Bush...


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  • Virgin Galactic to test new spaceship 'this year'

    News | 22 Apr 2015 16:24 | Dan Thisdell

    Virgin Galactic expects to begin testing a second SpaceShipTwo this year to replace the suborbital rocketplane lost in last year’s fatal test flight crash.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-to-test-new-spaceship-this-year-411492/
  • PICTURE: USN X-47B performs dry air refuelling connection

    News | 22 Apr 2015 11:36 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The US Navy’s Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned combat air system – demonstration (UCAS-D) test bed has carried out a dry aerial refuelling contact with a tanker aircraft ahead of fuel transfer testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-USN-X-47B-performs-dry-air-refuelling-connection-411475/
  • PlaneSense acquires Nextant 400XTis

    News | 17 Mar 2015 17:17 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​US fractional ownership provider PlaneSense has acquired up to five Nextant 400XTis which will mark its foray in to the business jet and multi-engine market when the first two aircraft are handed over in the second and fourth quarter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PlaneSense-acquires-Nextant-400XTis-410257/
  • ANALYSIS: A380 re-engining continues to divide analysts

    News | 24 Feb 2015 14:37 | Stephen Trimble

    In a lightly attended Dubai air show press conference about 15 months ago, then-Engine Alliance president Dean Athans delivered an unexpected message. The joint venture between GE Aviation and Pratt & Whitney was evaluating a wide range of performance upgrades for the GP7200, including offering an all-new engine to power the Airbus A380.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A380-re-engining-continues-to-divide-analysts-409326/
  • US Airways E190 lands without nose gear in Houston

    News | 10 Feb 2015 16:00 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A US Airways Embraer 190 made an emergency landing with its nose gear retracted at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental airport on the evening of 9 February, US Airways’ parent company American Airlines confirms.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Airways-E190-lands-without-nose-gear-in-Houston-408888/
  • Start-up Jetlines reveals route ambitions

    News | 09 Feb 2015 14:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Prospective Canadian start-up Jetlines anticipates developing a broad network anchored by flights from three primary cities: Vancouver, Winnipeg and Hamilton, the company announces in a tweet on 8 February.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Start-up-Jetlines-reveals-route-ambitions-408838/