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  • Airbus aims to line-fit A350 with lithium battery from 2016


    Airbus is to work towards offering a lithium battery as the line-fit standard for its A350-900 from 2016, following certification of the type with nickel-cadmium cells.


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  • Airbus aims to line-fit A350 with lithium battery from 2016


    Airbus is to work towards offering a lithium battery as the line-fit standard for its A350-900 from 2016, following...


  • FAA approves first sub-Arctic commercial UAS ops


    ​Six Hollywood production companies will become the first approved users of commercial unmanned air systems (UAS) in...


  • KC-46 first flight delayed to April 2015


    First flight of the US Air Force’s KC-46 aerial refueling tanker has been delayed by several months to April 2015 amid...


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  • FAA mandates Honeywell display unit change on 737NGs, 777s

    News | 01 Oct 2014 01:37 | Stephen Trimble

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will require all Boeing 737NG and 777 operators to replace thousands of Honeywell display units within five years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-mandates-Honeywell-display-unit-change-on-737NGs-777s-404315/
  • Congressional reliance seen as hindering ATC reform in USA

    News | 30 Sep 2014 20:01 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) reliance on Congress for funding has paralysed reforms to the nation’s air traffic management scheme, say some industry observers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Congressional-reliance-seen-as-hindering-ATC-reform-in-USA-404308/
  • Airbus aims to line-fit A350 with lithium battery from 2016

    News | 30 Sep 2014 11:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Airbus is to work towards offering a lithium battery as the line-fit standard for its A350-900 from 2016, following certification of the type with nickel-cadmium cells.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-aims-to-line-fit-A350-with-lithium-battery-from-2016-404288/
  • EASA certifies A350-900

    News | 30 Sep 2014 10:34 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Airbus has secured European certification for the A350-900 following a 15-month flight-test campaign comprising more than 2,600h.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EASA-certifies-A350-900-404287/
  • FAA chief urges airlines to invest in ADS-B

    News | 29 Sep 2014 19:15 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    A top US aviation official is using last week's fire at an air traffic control facility as an opportunity to urge airlines to invest in new satellite-based communications systems.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-chief-urges-airlines-to-invest-in-ADS-B-404264/
  • FAA chief orders review of emergency plans and site security

    News | 29 Sep 2014 15:53 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The head of the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has ordered a review of the agency's contingency plans and security procedures following a fire at an FAA facility in Aurora, Illinois last week.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-chief-orders-review-of-emergency-plans-and-site-security-404258/