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  • NBAA: Embraer Legacy 500 cleared for US flights


    ​With the stroke of a pen on 21 October, an FAA official cleared the Embraer Legacy 500 jet for flights over US soil.


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  • NBAA: Kestrel Aircraft seeks funding to complete single-engined turboprop


    ​US start-up Kestrel Aircraft has returned to NBAA with a mock up of its Kestrel single-engined turboprop and is keen...


  • NBAA: Embraer Legacy 500 cleared for US flights


    ​With the stroke of a pen on 21 October, an FAA official cleared the Embraer Legacy 500 jet for flights over US soil.


  • Textron awaits FAA authorisation for Aerosonde flight


    ​Textron Systems expects to receive a Certificate of Authorization (COA) from the US Federal Aviation Administration in...


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  • FAA, EASA order software update for Trent 1000

    News | 29 Oct 2014 17:15 | Stephen Trimble

    ​US and European regulators have ordered a software update on all Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines for the Boeing 787 after new safety concerns emerged about the intermediate pressure shaft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-EASA-order-software-update-for-Trent-1000-405398/
  • Baltia’s 747-200 passes heavy maintenance check

    News | 29 Oct 2014 16:56 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A Baltia Air Lines Boeing 747-200 has passed a heavy maintenance check, moving the carrier one step closer to its goal of launching scheduled flights later this year, a top executive at the carrier tells Flightglobal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Baltias-747-200-passes-heavy-maintenance-check-405396/
  • ANALYSIS: Airbus cautious on lithium battery design for A350

    News | 27 Oct 2014 23:31 | Stephen Trimble

    Airbus and supplier Saft have confirmed several key details of the A350-900’s rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which are soon to become the production standard.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbus-cautious-on-lithium-battery-design-for-A350-405306/
  • Allegiant costs still hurt by pilot productivity issues

    News | 24 Oct 2014 20:08 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Crew productivity issues that have plagued Allegiant Air since 2013 continue to drive up costs at the airline, as the low-cost carrier acknowledges that it has work to do to keep in line with its ultra low cost strategy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Allegiant-costs-still-hurt-by-pilot-productivity-issues-405237/
  • Southwest improves on-time performance after changes

    News | 23 Oct 2014 21:12 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines says it has improved its on-time performance since schedule tweaks in August, following a dismal showing in later 2013.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-improves-on-time-performance-after-changes-405179/
  • Wow Air to launch Baltimore and Boston service in 2015

    News | 22 Oct 2014 20:34 | Edward Russell

    ​Iceland’s Wow Air launch its first transatlantic flights in 2015, with new service to Baltimore/Washington International and Boston Logan International airports.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Wow-Air-to-launch-Baltimore-and-Boston-service-in-2015-405115/