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  • ​ANALYSIS: Sabotage most common factor in en-route accidents


    More than a third of all fatal accidents that have occurred to jet airliners while en-route are caused by some form of deliberate action. But a significant number of other factors can also come into play.


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  • Qatar hybrid livery to feature on test A350


    ​Airbus is to roll out its fourth A350 test-flight aircraft in a special hybrid livery based on the colour scheme of...


  • PARIS: Stage set for new E-Jet launch and orders


    Embraer still has several key decisions pending that could define and perhaps build order momentum for what it still...


  • IN FOCUS: Middle Eastern carriers partner on MRO


    Middle Eastern operators join forces for more-efficient MRO support


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  • ANALYSIS: The impact of DC-10 and MD-11 on aviation

    News | 05 Dec 2014 10:57 | James Mellon

    ​All journeys on a passenger jet these days will be on a type that has two, or occasionally four, engines. This year marked the end of the era of the three-engine airliner and, with it, the presence in the flight schedules of a once powerful manufacturer. In a remarkable coincidence, the final scheduled passenger services of both the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 and its successor, the MD-11, took place in 2014, with Biman Bangladesh and KLM, respectively, retiring their last examples.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-impact-of-DC-10-and-MD-11-on-aviation-406735/
  • AV Cargo selects SR Technics for engine MRO

    News | 22 May 2014 14:27 | Michael Gubisch

    Zimbabwe-based AV Cargo Airlines has contracted SR Technics as engine maintenance provider.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AV-Cargo-selects-SR-Technics-for-engine-MRO-399614/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Sabotage most common factor in en-route accidents

    News | 10 Mar 2014 15:51 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    More than a third of all fatal accidents that have occurred to jet airliners while en-route are caused by some form of deliberate action. But a significant number of other factors can also come into play.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Sabotage-most-common-factor-in-en-route-accidents-396830/
  • Qatar hybrid livery to feature on test A350

    News | 13 Jan 2014 14:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus is to roll out its fourth A350 test-flight aircraft in a special hybrid livery based on the colour scheme of launch customer Qatar Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qatar-hybrid-livery-to-feature-on-test-A350-394782/
  • ANALYSIS: Why Etihad's James Hogan is empire building

    News | 21 Oct 2013 07:00 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    The strategy by Etihad Airways chief executive James Hogan to assemble equity partnerships across the globe is delivering a fast track to growth and setting itself apart tactically from local rivalshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-Etihads-James-Hogan-is-empire-building-391687/
  • ANALYSIS: European strugglers battle for fresh start

    News | 15 Oct 2013 12:52 | Graham Dunn

    Two of Europe's most battle-weary carriers are hoping to have again found a way through to safety after finding themselves back in the wars again.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-European-strugglers-battle-for-fresh-start-391713/