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  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


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  • Gripen will not compete in Danish fighter competition


    The Swedish government has announced that it will not contend Denmark’s fighter replacement competition with its...


  • German research body DLR studies wing-contamination by insects


    German aerospace research centre DLR is conducting test flights to assess how wing contamination by insects can be...


  • PICTURE: A350 rejects take-off at maximum energy


    ​Airbus has carried out a maximum-energy rejected take-off with its A350-900 at the Istres base, final major test prior...


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  • Delta seeks low prices for widebody aircraft order

    News | 23 Jul 2014 18:59 | Edward Russell

    Delta Air Lines will favour low prices as it evaluates widebody types from both Airbus and Boeing for an order of up to 50 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-seeks-low-prices-for-widebody-aircraft-order-401943/
  • Rouge to launch Vancouver-Palm Springs flights

    News | 23 Jul 2014 15:48 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Air Canada’s low-cost subsidiary Rouge will begin new seasonal flights on 18 December between Vancouver and Palm Springs in California, Air Canada announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rouge-to-launch-Vancouver-Palm-Springs-flights-401934/
  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:30 | Craig Hoyle

    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-pushes-for-UK-maritime-patrol-contest-401924/
  • Skymark picks Panasonic’s eXConnect wi-fi

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:08 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Japan’s Skymark Airlines will equip its Airbus widebody aircraft with Panasonic Avionics’ eXConnect Ku-band wireless Internet service, Panasonic announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Skymark-picks-Panasonics-eXConnect-wi-fi-401927/
  • Norwegian to operate 18 787s by 2018

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:07 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Long-haul low-cost carrier Norwegian expects to operate a total of 18 Boeing 787s by 2018.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Norwegian-to-operate-18-787s-by-2018-401922/
  • ​Al Baker hails Gulf’s German industrial support in access row

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:01 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Qatar Airways boss Akbar Al Baker has vented his frustration at the way Germany limits access to the Gulf carriers, highlighting his region’s support for the country’s aviation industry through the airlines’ huge Airbus orderbooks.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Al-Baker-hails-Gulfs-German-industrial-support-in-access-row-401921/