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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.


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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and...


  • Top 10 Russian and Soviet types in airline service


    ​Recent reports from Russia – quickly denied – that Lufthansa was among a group of blue-chip foreign carriers casting a...


  • Polish side blames its own for presidential Tu-154 crash


    Polish investigators have attributed the overwhelming majority of responsibility for the fatal crash of President Lech...


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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • Top 10 Russian and Soviet types in airline service

    News | 30 Jan 2015 12:00 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Recent reports from Russia – quickly denied – that Lufthansa was among a group of blue-chip foreign carriers casting a serious eye over the in-development Irkut MC-21 narrowbody prompted us to research the 10 most popular in-service Russian and Soviet commercial types. Here is the list, according to Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets databasehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Top-10-Russian-and-Soviet-types-in-airline-service-408570/
  • 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/
  • Russia seeks An-2 modernisation without Antonov approval

    News | 14 Aug 2012 14:31 | Howard Gethin

    Russia's trade and industry ministry is seeking clearance from the government to modernise Yakovlev Yak-40 regional jets and Antonov An-2 biplanes to circumvent authorisationhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russia-seeks-An-2-modernisation-without-Antonov-approval-375475/
  • Polish side blames its own for presidential Tu-154 crash

    News | 29 Jul 2011 14:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Polish investigators have attributed the overwhelming majority of responsibility for the fatal crash of President Lech Kaczynski's Tupolev Tu-154 on the...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Polish-side-blames-its-own-for-presidential-Tu-154-crash-360164/
  • Russia orders Tu-134 withdrawal after fatal crash

    News | 24 Jun 2011 12:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Russia is setting out a timetable to withdraw Tupolev Tu-134 aircraft from operation, days after the fatal loss of an airframe on landing at Petrozavodsk.</p><p>President...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russia-orders-Tu-134-withdrawal-after-fatal-crash-358779/