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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.


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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's...


  • Cessna, Beech unite as $4.6B Textron Aviation segment


    ​Beechcraft and Cessna will be combined into a single division led by Scott Ernest after Textron has completed the $1.4...


  • LABACE: Bombardier fights to regain market share in Brazil


    Bombardier has launched a push to regain market share in the Brazilian market by restoring a long-dormant alliance with...


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  • ANALYSIS: Textron Aviation makes debut as Cessna-Beech integration continues

    News | 19 Oct 2014 23:00 | Stephen Trimble

    Beechcraft and Cessna have occupied opposite corners of Wichita, Kansas for some 82 years, stationed only 21km apart on the eastern and western fringes of Kellogg Avenue. Such proximity bred a special kind of internecine corporate conflict, with even families divided by opposing allegiances to two of the city’s largest employers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Textron-Aviation-makes-debut-as-Cessna-Beech-integration-continues-404400/
  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built

    News | 12 Sep 2014 16:41 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/QUIRKY-DOZEN-The-12-strangest-looking-aircraft-ever-built-403659/
  • Cessna, Beech unite as $4.6B Textron Aviation segment

    News | 14 Mar 2014 20:02 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Beechcraft and Cessna will be combined into a single division led by Scott Ernest after Textron has completed the $1.4 billion acquisition of the company founded by Walter and Olive Ann Beech in 1929.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cessna-Beech-unite-as-46B-Textron-Aviation-segment-397042/
  • LABACE: Bombardier fights to regain market share in Brazil

    News | 14 Aug 2013 10:30 | Stephen Trimble

    Bombardier has launched a push to regain market share in the Brazilian market by restoring a long-dormant alliance with the country's largest sales agent. The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LABACE-Bombardier-fights-to-regain-market-share-in-Brazil-389474/
  • So much debt, so little time for Hawker Beechcraft

    News | 23 Apr 2012 23:00 | Dan Thisdell

    For Hawker Beechcraft, boom-years optimism has turned into a financial nightmarehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/So-much-debt-so-little-time-for-Hawker-Beechcraft-371423/
  • Mesa returns Beech turboprops, reaches settlement with Big Sky

    News | 21 May 2008 16:00 | Megan Kuhn

    <P><A href="http://www.mesa-air.com/">Mesa&nbsp;Air Group</A> returned 14 of its 34 Beechcraft 1900D aircraft to <A href="http://www.raytheon.com/">Raytheon&nbsp;Aircraft Company</A> and Raytheon Aircraft Credit Corporation on 16 May.</P> <P>Ten aircraft had been flown by now defunct Big Sky Airlines and four had been flown by <A href="http://gulfstreamair.com/">Gulfstream&nbsp;International</A>.</P> <P>The Phoenix-based regional airline operator also reached a settlement agreement last week with Big Sky parent <A href="http://www.mairholdings.com/index.asp?Type=NONE&amp;SEC={645A8389-E471-42F3-AFF3-7CA4803719F4}">MAIR&nbsp;Holdings </A>over payments of the10 aircraft Big Sky leased from Mesa.</P> <P>Mesa asserted that Big Sky defaulted on lease payments of roughly $4.8 million after Big Sky ceased operations on 8 March. </P> <P>Big Sky’s parent disputed the Mesa default notice, and filed a complaint against Mesa in federal court, where the matter was resolved. Terms of the sethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mesa-returns-Beech-turboprops-reaches-settlement-with-Big-Sky-223987/