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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.


  • Other News for George

  • 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...


  • 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...


  • News Listings for George

  • 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/
  • JetBlue to offer Mint to two Caribbean destinations

    News | 16 Mar 2015 13:27 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    JetBlue Airways will deploy its Mint premium cabin on selected flights to Barbados and Aruba from New York John F Kennedy on a seasonal basis from November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-to-offer-Mint-to-two-Caribbean-destinations-410197/
  • ANALYSIS: Why GECAS needed helicopter leasing

    News | 13 Mar 2015 14:22 | Laura Mueller

    A dearth of attractive sale-and-leaseback deals in the commercial aircraft sector, coupled with the need to keep the platform growing, prompted GECAS to make a giant leap into helicopter leasing earlier this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-GECAS-needed-helicopter-leasing-410117/
  • Pastor Lopez named CEO of Pemco

    News | 06 Mar 2015 14:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​MRO provider Pemco World Air Services announces an internal reshuffling that includes the appointment of former AAR executive Pastor Lopez as Pemco’s new president.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pastor-Lopez-named-CEO-of-Pemco-409867/
  • Silver Airways prepares to open Orlando MRO base

    News | 27 Feb 2015 20:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Independent regional operator Silver Airways expects to open its newly-renovated MRO base at the Orlando International airport in March, a move that comes as the Fort Lauderdale-based carrier continues a broad expansion in Florida.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Silver-Airways-prepares-to-open-Orlando-MRO-base-409578/
  • 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/