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  • FARNBOROUGH: Piaggio Aero delivers first extended range P180 Avanti II to SR Jet


    Piaggio Aero delivered the first P180 Avanti II extended range (ER) at the show to Chinese operator SR Jet. The deal forms part of a multi-million dollar deal for up to ten Avanti II ER’s placed last year by SR Jet's parent company Sparkle Roll Investment.


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  • Unstable approach preceded Dash 8's hard landing


    Pilots of a de Havilland Canada Dash 8-100 had not stabilised the turboprop's approach to Nuuk in Greenland before the...


  • Crashed Superjet landed with retracted gear


    No technical problems were evident on a Sukhoi Superjet 100 test aircraft before it suffered a landing accident at...


  • Prototype Superjet badly damaged at Reykjavik


    Another of Russian airframer Sukhoi's prototype Superjet 100s has been badly damaged, apparently upon landing at...


  • News Listings for Reykjavik

  • Atlantic steps up to A320 but also studies smaller type

    News | 01 May 2015 14:26 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Atlantic Airways has agreed to acquire an Airbus A320 next year, a step up in capacity from its A319 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlantic-steps-up-to-A320-but-also-studies-smaller-type-411845/
  • Icelandair adds Portland to North American network

    News | 09 Sep 2014 18:52 | Edward Russell

    ​Icelandair will launch new service to Portland International airport in May 2015, bringing its North American network to 14 cities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Icelandair-adds-Portland-to-North-American-network-403512/
  • Iceland's Bluebird Cargo picks TP to maintain wheels and brakes

    News | 20 Aug 2014 08:43 | Michael Gubisch

    Icelandic freight operator Bluebird Cargo has awarded Danish-based TP Aerospace a contract to maintain wheels and brakes on its Boeing 737s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Icelands-Bluebird-Cargo-picks-TP-to-maintain-wheels-and-brakes-402862/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Piaggio Aero delivers first extended range P180 Avanti II to SR Jet

    News | 14 Jul 2014 12:28 | Kate Sarsfield

    Piaggio Aero delivered the first P180 Avanti II extended range (ER) at the show to Chinese operator SR Jet. The deal forms part of a multi-million dollar deal for up to ten Avanti II ER’s placed last year by SR Jet's parent company Sparkle Roll Investment.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Piaggio-Aero-delivers-first-extended-range-P180-Avanti-II-to-SR-Jet-401392/
  • Piaggio secures European approval for Avanti auxiliary fuel tank

    News | 30 Jun 2014 13:21 | Kate Sarsfield

    Piaggio Aero’s latest evolution of the P.180 Avanti is edging closer to certification and service entry following European approval of the twin-engined turboprop’s auxiliary fuel tank. The $275,00 feature is available as an option on the new generation Avanti EVO and for retrofit on the Avanti II predecessor - the the first examples of which are scheduled for delivery this month to Chinese operator Sparkle Roll General Aviation, based in Beijing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Piaggio-secures-European-approval-for-Avanti-auxiliary-fuel-tank-400884/
  • Unstable approach preceded Dash 8's hard landing

    News | 23 Aug 2013 09:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Pilots of a de Havilland Canada Dash 8-100 had not stabilised the turboprop's approach to Nuuk in Greenland before the aircraft landed hard and suffered...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Unstable-approach-preceded-Dash-8s-hard-landing-389797/