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  • Virgin Galactic promises to reach space in 2014


    Virgin Galactic has promised to make it to space in 2014, following a successful third supersonic flight of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital rocketplane.


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  • Virgin Galactic promises to reach space in 2014


    Virgin Galactic has promised to make it to space in 2014, following a successful third supersonic flight of its...


  • Australian Senate opens safety inquiry


    The Australian Senate has launched an inquiry into the country's pilot training and airline safety amid concerns that...


  • Auckland airport buys stake in two Queensland airports


    <p>Auckland International Airport plans to buy a stake in North Queensland Airports (NQA) which operates Cairns and...


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  • ANALYSIS: NTSB will have no quick answers after Virgin Galactic crash

    News | 06 Nov 2014 12:52 | Stephen Trimble

    Structural failure – not a faulty rocket motor – has quickly emerged as a key focus of the investigation into the 31 October crash of the Scaled Composites SpaceShipTwo that killed a test pilot and launched a new crisis for Virgin Galactic and the nascent suborbital space tourism industry.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-NTSB-will-have-no-quick-answers-after-Virgin-Galactic-crash-405675/
  • Appraisers cautiously upbeat on freighter values

    News | 17 Sep 2014 09:50 | Ellis Taylor

    Aircraft appraisers are cautiously optimistic that values for newer freighter aircraft may soon rise thanks to more positive signs in the global cargo market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Appraisers-cautiously-upbeat-on-freighter-values-403791/
  • Lessors, valuers see shine coming off new 777-300ERs

    News | 10 Sep 2014 06:37 | Ellis Taylor

    Finance players are taking a more cautious note about the Boeing 777-300ER's investment potential given the eventual service entry of the Airbus A350-1000 and 777X.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lessors-valuers-see-shine-coming-off-new-777-300ERs-403528/
  • ANALYSIS: The Boeing 737-300 aircraft report

    News | 29 Aug 2014 10:34 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The 737-300, the first of the three-member second generation CFM International CFM56-powered 737 family, which also comprises the stretched 737-400 and the shortened 737-500, will celebrate 30 years of service in November this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Boeing-737-300-aircraft-report-403159/
  • ANALYSIS: The Superjet 100 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jul 2014 20:10 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft is a five-abreast seat configuration regional aircraft aimed at short-to-medium range routes in the 95-seat regional jet category. With development starting in 2000, the aircraft was designed by the civil aircraft division of the Russian aerospace company Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) in co-operation with Alenia Aeronautica.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Superjet-100-aircraft-report-402192/
  • ANALYSIS: The Airbus A330-300 aircraft report

    News | 30 May 2014 13:05 | Olivier Bonnassies

    The Airbus A330-300 programme has now passed 20 years of operations and demand for the type continues to remain strong.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Airbus-A330-300-aircraft-report-399847/