Top News on antonov

  • Airbus logistics: from tiny fish to small whale – and now a bigger Beluga


    ​Now that Airbus has pushed the “go” button to develop an A330-based successor to its fleet of five A300-600ST “Beluga” oversized transports, it’s a good time to look back on the critical role these distinctive aircraft have played in turning the dream of knitting French, German, Spanish and British aerospace manufacturers into a single company.


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  • Slovakia to operate C-27J Spartans from 2016


    ​Slovakia’s signature of a production contract for two C-27J Spartan medium transports has brought to an end an almost...


  • OPINION: How Putin's actions will harm Russian industry


    ​Just over one year ago, Russia’s resurgent aerospace industry dominated the flying display at the Paris air show, ably...


  • Iranian committee begins inquiry into IrAn-140 crash


    ​Iranian investigators have received both flight recorders from the HESA IrAn-140 turboprop which crashed during...


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  • ANALYSIS: How Iran's aerospace dream began and ended with the licence-built IrAn-140

    News | 25 Nov 2014 09:11

    ​When the sole airworthy HESA IrAn-140 turboprop crashed on takeoff from Tehran in August, Iran’s hopes of becoming an aerospace-manufacturing nation appeared to crash with it. The decade-and-a-half following Antonov’s decision to licence production of its An-140 to Iran has seen no more than a dozen IrAn-140s roll off the assembly line, no fewer than four accidents involving the type, and a regulatory ban on all flight operations by the aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Irans-aerospace-dream-began-and-ended-with-the-licence-built-IrAn-140-406044/
  • Russia's Polet enters administration

    News | 21 Nov 2014 16:52 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Privately owned Russian carrier Polet is to go into a six-month administration over unpaid debts to creditors.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russias-Polet-enters-administration-406374/
  • Airbus logistics: from tiny fish to small whale – and now a bigger Beluga

    News | 18 Nov 2014 16:12 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Now that Airbus has pushed the “go” button to develop an A330-based successor to its fleet of five A300-600ST “Beluga” oversized transports, it’s a good time to look back on the critical role these distinctive aircraft have played in turning the dream of knitting French, German, Spanish and British aerospace manufacturers into a single company.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-logistics-from-tiny-fish-to-small-whale-and-now-a-bigger-Beluga-406205/
  • Long-range Superjet heads for fatigue testing

    News | 06 Nov 2014 08:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Russia’s Sukhoi has transferred a long-range Superjet 100LR airframe to Moscow to undergo fatigue testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Long-range-Superjet-heads-for-fatigue-testing-405710/
  • Slovakia to operate C-27J Spartans from 2016

    News | 03 Nov 2014 11:40 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Slovakia’s signature of a production contract for two C-27J Spartan medium transports has brought to an end an almost six-year process to finalise the deal with Alenia Aermacchi.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Slovakia-to-operate-C-27J-Spartans-from-2016-405540/
  • Air Armenia calls temporary halt to services

    News | 29 Oct 2014 18:15 | Tom Zaitsev

    Air Armenia has temporarily suspended operations following severe loss of traffic on its services to and from Russia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Armenia-calls-temporary-halt-to-services-405399/