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  • Virgin Galactic announces first new pilot since fatal spaceship crash


    ​Virgin Galactic has hired a new test pilot for the SpaceShipTwo commercial spacecraft from the company that designed the suborbital ship.


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  • Virgin Galactic takes pragmatic approach to fatal spacecraft crash


    ​Virgin Galactic is focusing its efforts on the development of its next sub-orbital tourist spacecraft following the...


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    ​In an effort to reduce cost and speed up its often snail-paced acquisition system, the US Air Force intends to water...


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    ​The US Navy’s new Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned air vehicle has been flown at-sea for the first time,...


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  • Virgin Galactic announces first new pilot since fatal spaceship crash

    News | 27 Jan 2015 21:52 | Dan Parsons

    ​Virgin Galactic has hired a new test pilot for the SpaceShipTwo commercial spacecraft from the company that designed the suborbital ship.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-announces-first-new-pilot-since-fatal-spaceship-crash-408354/
  • ANALYSIS: Why appraisers downplay the fleet impact of cheap fuel

    News | 23 Jan 2015 16:57 | Laura Mueller

    Falling oil prices will have a favourable impact on certain older aircraft lease renewals but are unlikely to sway airlines and lessors to part with their new-technology orders, aircraft appraisers predict.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-appraisers-downplay-the-fleet-impact-of-cheap-fuel-408253/
  • ANALYSIS: Space Station maintaining orbit – for now

    News | 23 Jan 2015 11:07 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The International Space Station has been the focal point of human spaceflight activity for so long now that the outpost can seem like a permanent, if remote, feature of our planet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Space-Station-maintaining-orbit-for-now-407614/
  • ANALYSIS: Jetlines eyes high-fare routes where others cut back

    News | 16 Jan 2015 21:34 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The routes in western Canada being targeted by ultra-low-cost start up Jetlines are already served by Canada’s major carriers, but many have seen double-digit capacity declines in recent years, Innovata data shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Jetlines-eyes-high-fare-routes-where-others-cut-back-408021/
  • Jetlines CEO promotes start-up ahead of IPO

    News | 15 Jan 2015 21:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The chief executive of prospective start up Jetlines made a case today for a new ultra-low-cost carrier in Canada, telling investors that discount fares could spur millions of additional Canadians to take to the skies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jetlines-CEO-promotes-start-up-ahead-of-IPO-407971/
  • Virgin Galactic takes pragmatic approach to fatal spacecraft crash

    News | 15 Jan 2015 14:42 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Virgin Galactic is focusing its efforts on the development of its next sub-orbital tourist spacecraft following the fatal crash of the previous model in October 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-takes-pragmatic-approach-to-fatal-spacecraft-crash-407913/