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  • VIDEO: Qatar receives first A380, hints at further orders


    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker has hinted at further A380 orders after taking delivery of his first superjumbo at Airbus's Hamburg plant on 16 September.


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  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built


    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's...


  • NATO Summit: MoD discusses Sentinel maritime upgrades with Raytheon


    Raytheon is currently in dialogue with the UK Ministry of Defence regarding the possible upgrade of its Sentinel R1...


  • 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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  • 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/
  • VIDEO: Qatar receives first A380, hints at further orders

    News | 17 Sep 2014 04:04 | Murdo Morrison

    Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker has hinted at further A380 orders after taking delivery of his first superjumbo at Airbus's Hamburg plant on 16 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Qatar-receives-first-A380-hints-at-further-orders-403756/
  • Lessors optimistic about A330 'ceo' longer-term prospects

    News | 15 Sep 2014 09:03 | Ellis Taylor

    Lessors see plenty of life in the current-generation of Airbus A330 aircraft even after the re-engined A330neo series enters service in late 2017.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lessors-optimistic-about-A330-ceo-longer-term-prospects-403682/
  • QUIRKY DOZEN: The 12 strangest-looking aircraft ever built

    News | 12 Sep 2014 16:41 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The Airbus A300-based Beluga is this week celebrating 20 years of transporting aircraft sections between the company's European plants. Named after the white whale because of their distinctive shape, the fleet of five Belugas carry out more than 60 flights each week between 11 sites. To mark the anniversary, we have chosen our 12 oddest-shaped aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/QUIRKY-DOZEN-The-12-strangest-looking-aircraft-ever-built-403659/