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  • Ariane 6 gets finance boost to 2016 design review


    ​Europe’s bid to retain independent, cost-competitive access to space in a launch market disrupted by US start-up SpaceX has been given solid financial momentum with formal contracts to develop the heavyweight Ariane 6 and light Vega C rockets.


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  • ALMOST GREAT: Nine legendary (but cancelled) Russian aircraft


    As Russia's aerospace industry gets ready to stretch its wings at the MAKS air show in Moscow, we take a look at...


  • Ariane 6 gets finance boost to 2016 design review


    ​Europe’s bid to retain independent, cost-competitive access to space in a launch market disrupted by US start-up...


  • PARIS: ESA set for another virtuoso performance


    ​After a dozen years as head of the European Space Agency, Jean-Jacques Dordain made his last air show appearance as...


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  • ALMOST GREAT: Nine legendary (but cancelled) Russian aircraft

    News | 21 Aug 2015 14:24 | Stephen Trimble

    As Russia's aerospace industry gets ready to stretch its wings at the MAKS air show in Moscow, we take a look at Russian aircraft programmes that would surely have been world-beaters – if they hadn’t been cancelled.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALMOST-GREAT-Nine-legendary-but-cancelled-Russian-aircraft-415954/
  • Ariane 6 gets finance boost to 2016 design review

    News | 13 Aug 2015 08:50 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Europe’s bid to retain independent, cost-competitive access to space in a launch market disrupted by US start-up SpaceX has been given solid financial momentum with formal contracts to develop the heavyweight Ariane 6 and light Vega C rockets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ariane-6-gets-finance-boost-to-2016-design-review-415638/
  • PARIS: Avio launches new identity in space

    News | 15 Jun 2015 13:36 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Rocket propulsion specialist Avio launched events at the Paris air show with an early-morning unveiling of a fresh corporate identity to mark a its new era as an independent business.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Avio-launches-new-identity-in-space-413559/
  • PARIS: ESA set for another virtuoso performance

    News | 15 Jun 2015 09:15 | Dan Thisdell

    ​After a dozen years as head of the European Space Agency, Jean-Jacques Dordain made his last air show appearance as director general – and with replacement-in-waiting Johann-Dietrich “Jan” Wörner at his side the duo made it abundantly clear that the show will go on.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-ESA-set-for-another-virtuoso-performance-413628/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe's space vision soars – out there and on the ground

    News | 08 Jun 2015 09:06 | Dan Thisdell

    ​By any standard, ESA enjoyed a glorious year in 2014 – but this year has not disappointedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europes-space-vision-soars-out-there-and-on-the-ground-412212/
  • Satellite experiment proves case for space-based ADS-B

    News | 13 May 2015 16:34 | Dan Thisdell

    ​An experimental European satellite has demonstrated the feasibility of tracking aircraft from orbit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Satellite-experiment-proves-case-for-space-based-ADS-B-412278/