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  • Bell 525 'lagging' behind Q4 first flight target


    ​First flight of the Bell Helicopter 525 Relentless could fall slightly behind schedule, but the debut of the 505 JetRanger X is on track for the end of the year, chief executive John Garrison says.


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  • Boeing C-17 lands in Liberia opening US military anti-Ebola airlift


    ​A Boeing C-17 Globemaster landed in Monrovia, Liberia, on 19 September, carrying the first of 3,000 US military...


  • Boeing promotes 737-derived C-40A in Africa


    As Boeing C-17 production winds down next year, company officials have revived a global marketing campaign to sell a...


  • Amid Rooivalk restart talks, Denel eyes new platform


    ​An ongoing discussion about restarting Rooivalk production includes an option to design a new platform based on...


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  • Boeing C-17 lands in Liberia opening US military anti-Ebola airlift

    News | 19 Sep 2014 16:05 | Dan Parsons

    ​A Boeing C-17 Globemaster landed in Monrovia, Liberia, on 19 September, carrying the first of 3,000 US military personnel that will deploy to West Africa in an effort to stem the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-C-17-lands-in-Liberia-opening-US-military-anti-Ebola-airlift-403914/
  • Boeing promotes 737-derived C-40A in Africa

    News | 19 Sep 2014 14:35 | Stephen Trimble

    As Boeing C-17 production winds down next year, company officials have revived a global marketing campaign to sell a military version of the 737-based Boeing Business Jet that can haul passengers and cargo.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-promotes-737-derived-C-40A-in-Africa-403904/
  • Pegasus to start flights to Egypt and Tunisia next year

    News | 18 Sep 2014 15:42 | Oliver Clark

    Turkish low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines will adds its first routes to North Africa next year, serving Egypt and Tunisia, says commercial chief Guliz Ozturk.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pegasus-to-start-flights-to-Egypt-and-Tunisia-next-year-403870/
  • Boeing foresees no African demand for 747-8 in 20-year outlook

    News | 18 Sep 2014 12:53 | Stephen Trimble

    Boeing has confirmed that its latest commercial forecast does not assume any more demand for the 747-8 from Africa over the next 20 years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-foresees-no-African-demand-for-747-8-in-20-year-outlook-403856/
  • Amid Rooivalk restart talks, Denel eyes new platform

    News | 18 Sep 2014 12:05 | Stephen Trimble

    ​An ongoing discussion about restarting Rooivalk production includes an option to design a new platform based on technology developed for South Africa’s indigenous attack helicopter, says Denel Group chief executive Riaz Saloojee.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Amid-Rooivalk-restart-talks-Denel-eyes-new-platform-403763/
  • Algeria could miss out on C-17, Boeing cautions

    News | 18 Sep 2014 10:20 | Stephen Trimble

    Algeria’s “disciplined” acquisition process for a new airlifter threatens to cut the C-17 out of the competition because of a lack of availability, says a top Boeing executive.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Algeria-could-miss-out-on-C-17-Boeing-cautions-403843/