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  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


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  • Boeing fixes KC-46 wiring issues, sets first flight for spring 2015


    ​The first prototype of Boeing’s KC-46 aerial refueling tanker has been rewired to meet US Air Force standards and is...


  • PICTURE: Qantas unveils new A330 business seat


    Qantas Airways has unveiled its new business class seat that will be progressively rolled out on its Airbus A330s from...


  • KC-46 first flight delayed to April 2015


    First flight of the US Air Force’s KC-46 aerial refueling tanker has been delayed by several months to April 2015 amid...


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  • MAG profit lifts as Stansted growth spurt continues

    News | 09 Dec 2014 09:54 | Graham Dunn

    Manchester Airports Group boosted group operating profit 8.7% in its first half, bolstered by the ongoing strong performance of its most recent addition London Stansted.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MAG-profit-lifts-as-Stansted-growth-spurt-continues-406895/
  • Boeing fixes KC-46 wiring issues, sets first flight for spring 2015

    News | 03 Dec 2014 21:09 | Dan Parsons

    ​The first prototype of Boeing’s KC-46 aerial refueling tanker has been rewired to meet US Air Force standards and is being prepared for its first flight sometime in late spring 2015, the companies chief operating officer says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-fixes-KC-46-wiring-issues-sets-first-flight-for-spring-2015-406731/
  • SkyWest to discontinue four subsidised markets in the western USA

    News | 02 Dec 2014 00:49 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based SkyWest Airlines will end service to four subsidised essential air service markets in 2015, as it removes its Embraer 120 Brasilia fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-to-discontinue-four-subsidised-markets-in-the-western-USA-406633/
  • Qantas to expand codeshare with American Airlines

    News | 24 Nov 2014 02:11 | Firdaus Hashim

    Qantas Airways will expand its codeshare with American Airlines, starting from 27 November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-to-expand-codeshare-with-American-Airlines-406383/
  • ANALYSIS: SkyWest parks Brasilias in regional ‘evolution’

    News | 20 Nov 2014 15:36 | Edward Russell

    ​SkyWest Inc will make a move many have expected for some time - eliminate its last Embraer 120 Brasilia turboprops as the regional airline industry shifts towards larger jet aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-SkyWest-parks-Brasilias-in-regional-evolution-406319/
  • Air Wisconsin president departs for Columbia Helicopters

    News | 14 Nov 2014 16:12 | Edward Russell

    ​Air Wisconsin has promoted Christine Deister to chief commercial officer, taking over many of the responsibilities of departing president Jim Rankin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Wisconsin-president-departs-for-Columbia-Helicopters-406105/