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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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  • Canada will purchase fifth C-17


    ​Canada officially has plans to purchase a fifth Boeing C-17 strategic airlifter, a move that will extend the overall...


  • Boeing sitting on eight unsold C-17s, with more orders pending


    ​Boeing has slowly but surely sold off the C-17 Globemasters that will be produced before it closes down the production...


  • 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...


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  • Canada will purchase fifth C-17

    News | 19 Dec 2014 19:57 | Dan Parsons

    ​Canada officially has plans to purchase a fifth Boeing C-17 strategic airlifter, a move that will extend the overall service life of the fleet by at least seven years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-will-purchase-fifth-C-17-407340/
  • Boeing sitting on eight unsold C-17s, with more orders pending

    News | 16 Dec 2014 20:58 | Dan Parsons

    ​Boeing has slowly but surely sold off the C-17 Globemasters that will be produced before it closes down the production line next summer, but it will likely end the year with eight white tails on its hands.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-sitting-on-eight-unsold-C-17s-with-more-orders-pending-407176/
  • ANALYSIS: World air forces fighting on many fronts

    News | 09 Dec 2014 09:27 | Craig Hoyle

    ​After a more than decade-long ­involvement in Afghanistan, the air wings of multiple nations had ­expected some ­respite from years of combat activity by late 2014, as the NATO-led mission completes its transition of control to the authorities in Kabul.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-World-air-forces-fighting-on-many-fronts-406869/
  • 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 formally requests extra C-17s

    News | 13 Nov 2014 01:22 | Andrew McLaughlin

    Australia has formally requested “up to four” more Boeing C-17A Globemaster III airlifters from the US government, a notification by the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) posted on 12 November shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-formally-requests-extra-C-17s-405997/
  • Big in Japan: Tokyo’s Top 10 aircraft projects

    News | 24 Oct 2014 14:41 | Craig Hoyle

    To mark the historic roll-out of Japan’s first new indigenous airliner in half a century, we look at the Mitsubishi MRJ and some of the nation’s other high-profile aerospace products – past and present. The listing is not intended to denote each project’s specific ranking, and intentionally counts only one aircraft developed prior to the Second World War.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Big-in-Japan-Tokyos-Top-10-aircraft-projects-405209/