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  • Armavia takes delivery of first Superjet 100


    Armenian flag-carrier Armavia has taken delivery of the first serially-produced Sukhoi Superjet 100 regional jet. The hand-over ceremony took place...


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Obituary – air show commentator John Blake


    Obituary: John Blake (13 November 1924 - 23 May 2012), Guild of Aviation artist, raconteur, historian and air show...


  • A 50 year timeline of spaceflight


    4 October: Soviet Union launches Sputnik 1, the World's first orbiting artificial satellite 12 April: Soviet...


  • PICTURES: SPUTNIK 50 - Images spanning 50 years of spaceflight: past icons and future concepts


    <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">To commemorate Sputnik’s first flight fifty years ago today...


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  • Virgin Galactic 'on track' for 2014 passenger flights

    News | 09 Dec 2013 02:40

    ​Virgin Galactic is holding to its plan to put its first fare-paying passengers into suborbital space in 2014, and expects to be armed with a Federal Aviation Administration operating licence during the first quarter of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-on-track-for-2014-passenger-flights-393892/
  • Russia's cosmonaut training centre mulls Superjet order

    News | 24 Oct 2012 16:57 | Tom Zaitsev

    <p>Russia's Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre has emerged as a prospective customer for the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and Tupolev 204.</p><p>A spokesman for...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russias-cosmonaut-training-centre-mulls-Superjet-order-378033/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Obituary – air show commentator John Blake

    News | 09 Jul 2012 06:00

    Obituary: John Blake (13 November 1924 - 23 May 2012), Guild of Aviation artist, raconteur, historian and air show commentator By Stratton Richey John...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Obituary-air-show-commentator-John-Blake-373645/
  • IN FOCUS: How space tourists are prepared for suborbital flight

    News | 22 Nov 2011 12:00 | Alaina Mabaso

    Aspiring suborbital fliers can prepare themselves for g forces and weightlessness with the NASTAR Center's simulation-based training programme ALAINA...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-How-space-tourists-are-prepared-for-suborbital-flight-364964/
  • MAKS: Armavia doubles Superjet presence at show

    News | 19 Aug 2011 08:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Armavia's first Sukhoi Superjet, the initial production aircraft, demonstrated its capabilities at the MAKS show four months after the type entered airline service with the Armenian carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MAKS-Armavia-doubles-Superjet-presence-at-show-360886/
  • Comment: Nudging the naysayers

    News | 26 Apr 2011 00:00

    Sukhoi's first Superjet 100 delivery may be well behind schedule - but it confounds critics of the erstwhile Russian Regional Jet who doubted whether the project would even get this farhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Comment-Nudging-the-naysayers-355846/