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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.


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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's...


  • GE delays Passport engine flight test


    Bombardier must wait a few more months to see the flight test phase begin for the GE Aviation engine that will power...


  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues


    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...


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  • Virgin Atlantic fleet to get Gogo wi-fi

    News | 17 Sep 2014 15:00 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Gogo and Virgin Atlantic have agreed on initial terms of a deal to outfit Virgin’s entire fleet with Gogo’s “2Ku” inflight connectivity service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Atlantic-fleet-to-get-Gogo-wi-fi-403810/
  • Appraisers cautiously upbeat on freighter values

    News | 17 Sep 2014 09:50 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Aircraft appraisers are cautiously optimistic that values for newer freighter aircraft may rise soon thanks to more positive signs in the global cargo market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Appraisers-cautiously-upbeat-on-freighter-values-403791/
  • CFM Leap-1C to begin flight testing in weeks

    News | 16 Sep 2014 03:33 | Mavis Toh

    CFM International’s Leap-1C engine will take to the skies “in a matter of weeks” and is on schedule for certification in late 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CFM-Leap-1C-to-begin-flight-testing-in-weeks-403715/
  • Lufthansa pilots plan further walkouts for 16 September

    News | 15 Sep 2014 16:04 | Michael Gubisch

    German flightcrew union Vereinigung Cockpit has called for another round of industrial action at Lufthansa’s main hub in Frankfurt tomorrow, amid continuing dispute over transitional pay proposals for pilots.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-pilots-plan-further-walkouts-for-16-September-403696/
  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built

    News | 12 Sep 2014 16:41 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/QUIRKY-DOZEN-The-12-strangest-looking-aircraft-ever-built-403659/
  • China Airlines to resume New York service

    News | 12 Sep 2014 05:50 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​China Airlines will resume Taipei Taoyuan-New York John F. Kennedy service on 2 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Airlines-to-resume-New-York-service-403625/