Top News on Gibraltar

  • IN FOCUS: Manufacturers aim for electric taxi EIS by 2016


    Opportunites for potential fuel savings, efficiency gains and reduced maintenance costs have prompted investment in the development of electric taxiing systems


  • Other News for Gibraltar

  • Solar Impulse completes first intercontinental flight


    The Swiss experimental aircraft Solar Impulse has completed its first intercontinental flight after crossing the Strait...


  • IN FOCUS: Manufacturers aim for electric taxi EIS by 2016


    Opportunites for potential fuel savings, efficiency gains and reduced maintenance costs have prompted investment in the...


  • Saying goodbye to the 'Mighty Hunter'


    The UK's Nimrod MR2 fleet will bow out of service on 31 March. We look back at the type's operational history, and fly...


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  • EU centralises safety approval for third-party carriers

    News | 29 Apr 2014 10:42 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​European Union safety regulators have centralised the authorisation process for third-party carriers to operate to the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EU-centralises-safety-approval-for-third-party-carriers-398686/
  • No service entry for WheelTug system before late 2015

    News | 04 Feb 2014 17:08 | Michael Gubisch

    Electric taxi specialist WheelTug has yet to determine a service entry date for its nose wheel drive system, as the Gibraltar-headquartered engineering firm will have to certificate the equipment without support from Airbus and Boeing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/No-service-entry-for-WheelTug-system-before-late-2015-395490/
  • WheelTug wins preliminary order from 737 Max operator

    News | 29 Jan 2014 16:00 | Michael Gubisch

    Electric-taxi specialist WheelTug has received a tentative order to equip 50 Boeing 737 Max aircraft with its nose wheel drive system.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/WheelTug-wins-preliminary-order-from-737-Max-operator-395373/
  • WheelTug recruits head of engineering consultancy

    News | 29 Oct 2013 12:35 | Michael Gubisch

    Electric taxi specialist WheelTug has appointed design partner Scott Perkins as its chief engineer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/WheelTug-recruits-head-of-engineering-consultancy-392265/
  • Spain threatens Gibraltar flight ban

    News | 05 Aug 2013 09:44 | Oliver Clark

    <p>Spain is threatening to close its airspace to Gibraltar-bound flights as tensions mount with the British territory as part of a long-running fishing dispute....http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spain-threatens-Gibraltar-flight-ban-389117/
  • Air Berlin selects WheelTug electric taxi system

    News | 04 Jun 2013 15:20 | Michael Gubisch

    Air Berlin plans to install WheelTug electric taxi systems on 63 Airbus A320-family jets and 37 Boeing 737s. The German carrier and Gibraltar-headquartered...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Berlin-selects-WheelTug-electric-taxi-system-386681/