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  • SOLDIERING ON: 10 veteran airliner types still in service


    ​News that SkyWest is retiring its remaining Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias prompted us to come up with a list of 10 other veteran types still being operated by airlines, including as freighters. The data comes from Flight International’s World Airliner Census, compiled using Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.


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  • ​Flying Canadians: 10 individuals who made a major mark on aviation


    To accompany our Canadian industry special, we look at 10 sons of the country – sadly no women quite made the list –...


  • Learjet leader post vacant amid Bombardier priority review


    ​Bombardier’s Learjet division is without a leader after a corporate restructuring led to the removal of one...


  • IN FOCUS: Bombardier reveals Queretaro plant for Learjet 85


    Bombardier launched the Learjet 85 in 2008 with a bold plan for production. Ever since Bill Lear founded the company...


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  • ​Flying Canadians: 10 individuals who made a major mark on aviation

    News | 20 Mar 2015 13:25 | Murdo Morrison

    To accompany our Canadian industry special, we look at 10 sons of the country – sadly no women quite made the list – who helped develop the country’s aviation sector, from those behind Canada’s first powered flight and World War One aces to an airline entrepreneur and the men behind Bombardier and CAE.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flying-Canadians-10-individuals-who-made-a-major-mark-on-aviation-410106/
  • SOLDIERING ON: 10 veteran airliner types still in service

    News | 28 Nov 2014 17:31 | Murdo Morrison

    ​News that SkyWest is retiring its remaining Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias prompted us to come up with a list of 10 other veteran types still being operated by airlines, including as freighters. The data comes from Flight International’s World Airliner Census, compiled using Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SOLDIERING-ON-10-veteran-airliner-types-still-in-service-406570/
  • ANALYSIS: CSeries buoyed by long-delayed fly-by-wire upgrade

    News | 10 Sep 2014 01:24 | Stephen Trimble

    ​After sitting idle for 100 days, the CSeries fleet returned to the air with a 30min flight by FTV-2 on 7 September and another 3h test mission on 9 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-CSeries-buoyed-by-long-delayed-fly-by-wire-upgrade-403522/
  • Learjet leader post vacant amid Bombardier priority review

    News | 03 Sep 2014 18:07 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Bombardier’s Learjet division is without a leader after a corporate restructuring led to the removal of one executive and the transfer of another.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Learjet-leader-post-vacant-amid-Bombardier-priority-review-403311/
  • ANALYSIS: Bombardier plays down CSeries delay

    News | 07 Nov 2012 21:29 | Edward Russell

    Bombardier executives reassured investors that the delayed first flight of the CSeries family to June 2013 will stick, during an earnings call today.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bombardier-plays-down-CSeries-delay-378686/
  • IN FOCUS: Bombardier reveals Queretaro plant for Learjet 85

    News | 22 Oct 2012 14:00 | Stephen Trimble

    Bombardier launched the Learjet 85 in 2008 with a bold plan for production. Ever since Bill Lear founded the company nearly half a century ago, Learjet manufacturing was concentrated almost exclusively in Wichita, Kansas, the self-described "air capital of the world".http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Bombardier-reveals-Queretaro-plant-for-Learjet-85-377665/