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  • VIDEO: 'Smooth' sortie opens Falcon 8X test campaign


    Dassault Aviation has kicked off the flight test campaign for its Falcon 8X ultra-long-range business jet less than nine months after unveiling the 19-seater at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Geneva.


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  • First UK-registered Challenger 350 enters service with Naljet


    ​Business aviation charter and management company Naljets has taken delivery of the first UK-registered Bombardier...


  • FAA opens debate on small UAS with proposed rule


    ​A small unmanned air systems(UAS) could perform commercial flights in most US airspace at up to 500ft in daylight as...


  • Airline pilot self-employment on the rise in Europe


    About 14% of pilots flying for European airlines are self-employed or work for temporary work agencies (TWA) – and the...


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  • First UK-registered Challenger 350 enters service with Naljet

    News | 04 Mar 2015 12:39 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Business aviation charter and management company Naljets has taken delivery of the first UK-registered Bombardier Challenger 350. The aircraft joins a second super-midsize type – a Gulfstream G200 – and a large cabin Challenger 605 in service with the Newcastle, northern England-headquartered operator.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/First-UK-registered-Challenger-350-enters-service-with-Naljet-409746/
  • Airbus chief flags interest in future high-speed aircraft

    News | 03 Mar 2015 15:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Airbus Group will one day deliver a supersonic aircraft that can connect Paris and Sydney within 3h, chief executive Tom Enders has told a French newspaper.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-chief-flags-interest-in-future-high-speed-aircraft-409692/
  • ANALYSIS: How 3D printing could change the way R-R develops products

    News | 03 Mar 2015 09:50 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Contained within the vast complexity of a modern widebody jet engine it may look like just another large, intricately-designed metal structure. But a 1.5m-diameter titanium front bearing housing (FBH) inside a Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-97 engine is a structure with a difference. It could point the way to an eventual revolution in aerospace manufacturing, changing everything from the way factory floors look to the speed at which new components, prototypes and programmes are developed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-3D-printing-could-change-the-way-R-R-develops-products-409304/
  • ​AERO INDIA: Gujarat to become business aviation hub by 2020

    News | 18 Feb 2015 18:09 | Aaron Chong

    The Indian state of Gujarat could become a business aviation hub by 2020, in time for the launch of the brand-new Dholera International airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-INDIA-Gujarat-to-become-business-aviation-hub-by-2020-409199/
  • FAA opens debate on small UAS with proposed rule

    News | 17 Feb 2015 22:03 | Stephen Trimble

    ​A small unmanned air systems(UAS) could perform commercial flights in most US airspace at up to 500ft in daylight as long as it remains within eyesight of an observer or an operator who has passed an aeronautical knowledge test.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-opens-debate-on-small-UAS-with-proposed-rule-409155/
  • Airline pilot self-employment on the rise in Europe

    News | 12 Feb 2015 14:58 | David Learmount

    About 14% of pilots flying for European airlines are self-employed or work for temporary work agencies (TWA) – and the proportion is growing, according to a European Commission-funded study by the University of Ghent.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airline-pilot-self-employment-on-the-rise-in-Europe-408989/