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  • VIDEO: Solar Impulse 2 aloft on first stage of round-world voyage


    ​Solar Impulse, the Swiss-based initiative to demonstrate the power of advanced technologies to tackle global energy challenges, has finally begun its bid to fly round the world on solar power alone, taking off from Abu Dhabi at 0712 local time this morning for a 12hr, 400km first leg to Muscat, Oman.


  • Other News for Swiss

  • Bombardier CEO suggests new CSeries delay possible


    ​Bombardier’s new chief executive appeared to disclose a new delay for first delivery of the CS100 at a press...


  • Back to life: nine civil types revived


    ​As our report on Viking’s ​Twin Otter shows, reviving civil aircraft programmes that have foundered can be a gamble ...


  • Low power: Seven aircraft that flew on solar cells and muscle


    As Solar Impulse 2 sets off on its long-awaited circumnavigation "without a drop of fuel", we look at some of the...


  • News Listings for Swiss

  • Bombardier CEO suggests new CSeries delay possible

    News | 27 Mar 2015 21:05 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Bombardier’s new chief executive appeared to disclose a new delay for first delivery of the CS100 at a press conference in Montreal on 27 March, but a company spokeswoman says there has been no change.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-CEO-suggests-new-CSeries-delay-possible-410668/
  • Back to life: nine civil types revived

    News | 27 Mar 2015 16:05 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​As our report on Viking’s ​Twin Otter shows, reviving civil aircraft programmes that have foundered can be a gamble that pays off – or, not.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Back-to-life-nine-civil-types-revived-410656/
  • Aelis completes Eurolot ATR sale mandate

    News | 25 Mar 2015 15:31 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Remarketing specialist Aelis Group has closed its mandate with Eurolot by selling the final unit, an ATR 72-200 turboprop built in 1994.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aelis-completes-Eurolot-ATR-sale-mandate-410558/
  • ​SR Technics names new human-resources chief

    News | 25 Mar 2015 15:14 | Michael Gubisch

    Swiss maintenance specialist SR Technics has appointed Constanze Timpe as human resources chief.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SR-Technics-names-new-human-resources-chief-410559/
  • ​Liebherr wins follow-up MRO deal from GoJet

    News | 24 Mar 2015 10:20 | Michael Gubisch

    US regional carrier GoJet Airlines has renewed its maintenance co-operation with Liebherr covering air management systems on its Bombardier CRJ700/900 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Liebherr-wins-follow-up-MRO-deal-from-GoJet-410467/
  • EasyJet switches to AJW for component support

    News | 20 Mar 2015 09:07 | Michael Gubisch

    UK-based parts specialist AJ Walter Aviation is to take over as EasyJet's main components maintenance provider.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EasyJet-switches-to-AJW-for-component-support-410357/