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  • 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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  • Australia's first MH-60R arrives by C-17


    The first of the Royal Australian Navy’s Lockheed Martin/Sikorsky MH-60R combat helicopters has been delivered...


  • 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...


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  • 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/
  • Australia's first MH-60R arrives by C-17

    News | 20 Oct 2014 19:52 | Beth Stevenson

    The first of the Royal Australian Navy’s Lockheed Martin/Sikorsky MH-60R combat helicopters has been delivered in-country from US Navy Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, where the squadron has been training alongside US personnel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australias-first-MH-60R-arrives-by-C-17-404981/
  • 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/
  • OPINION: Why aerospace firms must tackle titanium cheats

    News | 05 Sep 2014 11:16

    ​When Pratt & Whitney accused a supplier in late August of furnishing defective titanium for the F135 engine on the Lockheed Martin F-35, it was easy – but not entirely correct – to connect the problem to a string of component reliability failures and supplier management miscues already connected to the programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-aerospace-firms-must-tackle-titanium-cheats-403334/
  • Australia considering more C-17s, KC-30 tankers

    News | 18 Aug 2014 14:06 | Andrew McLaughlin

    Australian defence minister Senator David Johnston has hinted that his government is considering acquiring additional Airbus Defence & Space KC-30/A330 multirole tanker transports (MRTTs) and Boeing C-17 strategic transports as part of a Defence White Paper currently in developmenthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-considering-more-C-17s-KC-30-tankers-402771/