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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.


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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and...


  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky


    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based...


  • Russia's re-engined Il-76MD makes flight debut


    ​Russia’s air force remains on track to receive its first Ilyushin Il-76MD-90A airlifter before the end of this year,...


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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • Zero-G flying means high stress for an old A310

    News | 23 Mar 2015 15:08 | Dan Thisdell

    Repeatedly pulling 1.8g in fiercely steep climbs and dives is no way for an airline to treat its customers, but for one of the world’s most specialised operators, that’s exactly what they’re paying for.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Zero-G-flying-means-high-stress-for-an-old-A310-410416/
  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky

    News | 27 Feb 2015 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based Wedgetail aircraft over Iraq – and as the UK draws closer to announcing a successor to its Westland Sea King 7 capability – our Top 10 looks at some of the unusual and rare types delivering the airborne early warning and control mission around the globe. Our listing is derived from data on in-service and on-order aircraft contained within Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets and MiliCAS databases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airborne-early-wonders-our-Top-10-eyes-in-the-sky-409546/
  • AIRSHOW CHINA: J-31, Y-20, MA700 to star at Zhuhai

    News | 10 Nov 2014 10:19 | Greg Waldron

    The 2014 version of the biennial Airshow China in Zhuhai will see a number of firsts for the rapidly growing event.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AIRSHOW-CHINA-J-31-Y-20-MA700-to-star-at-Zhuhai-405836/
  • Russia's re-engined Il-76MD makes flight debut

    News | 08 Oct 2014 12:20 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Russia’s air force remains on track to receive its first Ilyushin Il-76MD-90A airlifter before the end of this year, after the type completed a 4h 20min flight debut from the Aviastar SP production site in Ulyanovsk on 3 October. The aircraft’s crew performed checks on its general handling, engine performance and other systems during the sortie, Aviastar says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russias-re-engined-Il-76MD-makes-flight-debut-404562/
  • ANALYSIS: Glimmers of hope for South Africa's underfunded air force

    News | 08 Sep 2014 15:18

    ​Tightening budgets have stunted many air arms in the past decade, but few have been affected so badly by a lack of funding as the South African Air Force (SAAF).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Glimmers-of-hope-for-South-Africas-underfunded-air-force-403163/