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  • PICTURE: Eastern Air Lines firms up order for up to 40 MRJs


    Eastern Air Lines has firmed up an order for 20 Mitsubishi Regional Jets (MRJ), following its signing of a memorandum of understanding at July’s Farnborough air show.


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  • VIDEO: Flying on the Breitling Super Constellation


    ​Straight after appearing at this year’s Farnborough air show, the Breitling Super Constellation operated a special...


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  • ANALYSIS: From vision to world's most successful commercial engine: 40 years of CFM

    News | 29 Sep 2014 10:07 | Murdo Morrison

    ​It began with a casual encounter in Paris and has flourished into a 40-year marriage with a prodigiously successful offspring. CFM International – the union between the USA’s General Electric and France’s Snecma – is heading towards production of its 30,000th engine. But the joint venture’s start, back in the 1970s, was stuttering. The first years of the transatlantic relationship were fraught with cultural and language challenges, questions over the structure of the enterprise, and concerns within the US administration over transfer of sensitive military technology.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-From-vision-to-worlds-most-successful-commercial-engine-40-years-of-CFM-403417/
  • PICTURE: Eastern Air Lines firms up order for up to 40 MRJs

    News | 26 Sep 2014 06:46 | Greg Waldron

    Eastern Air Lines has firmed up an order for 20 Mitsubishi Regional Jets (MRJ), following its signing of a memorandum of understanding at July’s Farnborough air show.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Eastern-Air-Lines-firms-up-order-for-up-to-40-MRJs-404172/
  • A330neo pricing to be $15-20m lower than 787's: Ascend

    News | 25 Sep 2014 14:31 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Flightglobal's Ascend consultancy expects pricing for the Airbus A330neo to be between $15 million and $20 million lower than the Boeing 787's when the re-engined widebody enters service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A330neo-pricing-to-be-15-20m-lower-than-787s-Ascend-404135/
  • Gol evaluating E2 order

    News | 19 Sep 2014 14:04 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazil's Gol has said it is studying a potential order for the Embraer E-Jet E2, amid renewed interest by the country's airlines in regional jets as Brazil aims to develop regional aviation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gol-evaluating-E2-order-403911/
  • ANALYSIS: Virgin Galactic 'close to reaching space'

    News | 18 Sep 2014 13:59 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Virgin Galactic has formally backed away from its pledge to put its first fare-paying passengers into suborbital space by the close of 2014 – but has made a very public declaration that suborbital operations from its purpose-built spaceport in New Mexico will begin in early 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Virgin-Galactic-close-to-reaching-space-403853/
  • Avolon finalises 787-9 and 737 Max order

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:25 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Irish lessor Avolon has finalised its order for six Boeing 787-9s and five 737 Max 9s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Avolon-finalises-787-9-and-737-Max-order-403803/