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  • TANS confirms 57 survivors in 737-200 crash


    Peruvian carrier TANS has confirmed that 57 people survived the Boeing 737-200 crash on 23 August near the city of Pucallpa, although it remains unclear exactly how many were on board the aircraft.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Lockheed lands LOI for 10 LM-100Js from ASL Aviation


    ASL Aviation Group has signed a letter of intent to purchase 10 Lockheed Martin LM-100J freighters, a development that...


  • PICTURES: Naturelink tests Saab anti-missile system


    <P>South African charter operator Naturelink Aviation has participated in a demonstration of <A...


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Lockheed lands LOI for 10 LM-100Js from ASL Aviation

    News | 17 Jul 2014 08:34 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ASL Aviation Group has signed a letter of intent to purchase 10 Lockheed Martin LM-100J freighters, a development that will see Lockheed move forward with certification of its civil version of the C-130J Super Hercules.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Lockheed-lands-LOI-for-10-LM-100Js-from-ASL-Aviation-401669/
  • Safair to launch South African low-cost carrier in September

    News | 27 Aug 2013 10:34 | Oliver Clark

    South African aircraft lessor Safair is to launch a new low-cost carrier in the domestic market next month. Dubbed FlySafair, the airline will offer...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Safair-to-launch-South-African-low-cost-carrier-in-September-389877/
  • Business briefs

    News | 30 Nov 2010 10:00

    India's Tata industrial group and AgustaWestland are to set up their Indian Rotorcraft joint venture production facility at an aviation special economic zone at Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International airporthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Business-briefs-350250/
  • Top 50 leasing companies 2008

    News | 22 Jan 2008 17:15

    Below are details on all the leasing companies (in alphabetical order) that made this year's Airline Business top 50 ranking. The ranking was based on a...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Top-50-leasing-companies-2008-221028/
  • Civil operator demonstrates Saab's anti-missile system

    News | 20 Mar 2007 00:00

    <P>South African charter operator Naturelink Aviation has participated in a demonstration of Saab's anti-missile defence system for civil aircraft. Naturelink Aviation, which is based at Pretoria's Wonderboom airport and part-owned by Safair, operates a fleet of 24 light aircraft including seven Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias. </P> <P>It provided a Brasilia for last week's demonstration of the Civil Aircraft Missile Protection System designed by Saab Avitronics and Chemring Countermeasures. The system is based on an ultra-violet missile-approach sensor and an electromechanical dispenser, the production version of which will be capable of firing a non-pyrotechnical infra-red decoy. </P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH> <H6 align=right><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 254px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16873" border=0> <BR>© SAAB Avitronics   </H6></TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <H5> <P>Saab's anti-missile system will lhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Civil-operator-demonstrates-Saabs-anti-missile-system-212647/
  • PICTURES: Naturelink tests Saab anti-missile system

    News | 16 Mar 2007 11:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <P>South African charter operator Naturelink Aviation has participated in a demonstration of <A href="http://www.saabgroup.com/en/AboutSaab/Business/aeronautics.htm">Saab</A>’s newly-developed anti-missile defence system for civil aircraft.</P> <P align=center><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 254px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16873" border=0></P> <P><A href="http://www.naturelink.co.za/">Naturelink&nbsp;Aviation</A>, which is based at Pretoria’s Wonderboom Airport and part-owned by Safair, operates a fleet of 24 light aircraft including seven Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias.</P> <P align=center><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 407px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16874" border=0></P> <P>It provided a Brasilia for Thursday’s (15 March)&nbsp;demonstration of the Civil Aircraft Missile Protection System (CAMPS) designed by Saab Avitronics and Chemring Countermeasures.</P> <P>CAMPS is based on an ultra-violet missile-approach sensor and an electromechanicalhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Naturelink-tests-Saab-anti-missile-system-212621/