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  • Predator training base sees rising demand for services


    ​Predator squadron commanders at Holloman AFB in New Mexico, the air force's primary training base for what it prefers to call remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) crews, are aware that demand for General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-1 Predator pilots may wane in coming years.


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  • AIRSHOW CHINA: Thai agriculture ministry signs LOI for 10 MA60s


    Thailand’s agriculture ministry intends to order 10 Xian Aircraft MA60 turboprops, which will used them for cloud...


  • Euronaval: Italian Hero prepares for JARUS testing


    ​Sistemi Dinamici’s SD-150 Hero rotary unmanned air vehicle is preparing to undergo testing in the Czech Republic in...


  • Predator training base sees rising demand for services


    ​Predator squadron commanders at Holloman AFB in New Mexico, the air force's primary training base for what it prefers...


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  • ANALYSIS: the Airbus A320 aircraft report

    News | 28 Nov 2014 14:23 | Olivier Bonnassies

    The Airbus A320 aircraft, celebrated the 27th anniversary of its maiden flight in February this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-the-Airbus-A320-aircraft-report-406564/
  • Delta to launch Philadelphia-Heathrow service

    News | 24 Nov 2014 12:03 | Graham Dunn

    ​Delta Air Lines is to launch daily flights from Philadelphia to London Heathrow in April, marking its eighth US destination to the UK airport and taking on Oneworld carriers on the route.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-to-launch-Philadelphia-Heathrow-service-406396/
  • MDT closes turboprop sale and leasebacks with DAC Aviation

    News | 19 Nov 2014 17:24 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​East Africa’s DAC Aviation has closed a sale and leaseback agreement with UK-based financier MDT for seven Bombardier Dash8 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MDT-closes-turboprop-sale-and-leasebacks-with-DAC-Aviation-406262/
  • Dispute over Emirates fourth Johannesburg frequency

    News | 17 Nov 2014 16:53 | Kerry Reals

    ​Urgent bilateral talks are taking place between South Africa and the UAE over a disputed fourth daily Dubai-Johannesburg frequency which the South African department of transport says was “unduly granted” to Emirates.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dispute-over-Emirates-fourth-Johannesburg-frequency-406167/
  • Qantas, China Eastern to forge joint venture

    News | 17 Nov 2014 06:51 | Ellis Taylor

    Qantas and China Eastern Airlines will seek authority for a joint venture that would cover their services between Australia and China.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-China-Eastern-to-forge-joint-venture-406141/
  • Fastjet's pan-African ambitions get Zambia and Uganda boost

    News | 14 Nov 2014 09:07 | Graham Dunn

    ​Fastjet has been boosted in efforts to expand its operations across Africa after securing an air services permit for its planned Zambian operation and fifth freedom rights for its Tanzanian operation to fly onward connections from Uganda.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjets-pan-African-ambitions-get-Zambia-and-Uganda-boost-406081/