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  • Vision plans major expansion, Northwest Florida base


    <p>US carrier Vision Airlines is planning a major expansion of its scheduled operation with a new base at Northwest...


  • Boeing, Northrop trade blows on South Korean A-10 work


    Northrop Grumman has accused Boeing's supporters of "rank hypocrisy" after its opponent in the US Air Force's renewed...


  • DayJet adds new DayPorts


    The "DayPorts" of DayJet now number 10 with the addition of Macon, Georgia Montgomery, Alabama and Miami/Opa Locka...


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  • Bombardier adds Q400 maintenance capacity in Tucson

    News | 10 May 2013 21:01 | Kristin Majcher

    Bombardier has opened three additional maintenance lines for the Dash 8 Q400 at its Tuscon, Arizona, service centre, citing increased work associated with...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-adds-Q400-maintenance-capacity-in-Tucson-385754/
  • Vision plans major expansion, Northwest Florida base

    News | 19 Jan 2011 11:32 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>US carrier Vision Airlines is planning a major expansion of its scheduled operation with a new base at Northwest Florida Regional Airport.</p><p>Vision on...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Vision-plans-major-expansion-Northwest-Florida-base-351999/
  • MRO strategy: Eastern promise

    News | 02 Nov 2010 11:11 | Sandra Arnoult

    <P><B><I></I></B><B><I>Ma</I></B><B><I>intenance providers, beleaguered by the downturn in flying, are looking to emerging markets like China for future revenue streams, writes Sandra Arnoult in Washington</I></B></P> <P>There is no argument that the past few years have given the maintenance, repair and overhaul sector a rough ride. Airlines have cut capacity and parked aircraft. The simple fact is that fewer aircraft flying means a drop in business. And, unfortunately for the MRO service providers, the news going forward is not too bright either. </P> <P>This year total MRO expenditure is expected to decline 5%, dropping to $41.8 billion from $44 billion in 2009, according to a report from consultancy firm AeroStrategy. But the 2009 figure was already 7% down on 2007, when MRO spending peaked at $45 million. The <I>Airline Business</I> annual maintenance snapshot <I>(see </I><I>our November 2010 print edition)</I> shows maintenance expenditure for 20 leading carriers in 2009 nearlyhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MRO-strategy-Eastern-promise-349207/
  • Boeing, Northrop trade blows on South Korean A-10 work

    News | 24 Jul 2008 17:39 | Stephen Trimble

    Northrop Grumman has accused Boeing's supporters of "rank hypocrisy" after its opponent in the US Air Force's renewed KC-X tanker competition again acknowledged...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-Northrop-trade-blows-on-South-Korean-A-10-work-226023/
  • Working Week - The appliance of science at DayJet

    News | 19 May 2008 14:00

    The appliance of science at DayJet Mathematicians Bruce Sawhill and Jim Herriot have spent five years modelling who might pay for a seat in DayJet's...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Working-Week-The-appliance-of-science-at-DayJet-223770/
  • New Chinook models extend heavylift helicopter's life

    News | 01 Apr 2008 09:29 | Graham Warwick

    <P><STRONG>What began as another remanufacture of the US Army's long-serving </STRONG><A href="http://www.boeing.com/rotorcraft/military/ch47d/index.htm"><STRONG>CH-47 Chinooks</STRONG></A><STRONG> has evolved into a programme that will keep the heavylift helicopter in production beyond 2018 - and in service beyond 2030.</STRONG></P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 298px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=22065" border=0>&nbsp;</TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <H5 align=right>&nbsp;© Boeing</H5></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>The renewal of the Chinook coincides with a renaissance of the helicopter in the aerial assault role it performed in the Vietnam War. Because of its size, the CH-47 had been reassigned to logistics missions behind the line, but the superior hot and high performance provided by its tandem rotors has made the helicopter essential to combat operations in Afghttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-Chinook-models-extend-heavylift-helicopters-life-222555/