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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes


    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali, the accident shares several parallels with earlier events in which speed decay in early cruise led MD-80s into a high-altitude stall.


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  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes


    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali,...


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  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - July 2014

    News | 26 Aug 2014 14:02 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Flightglobal's aircraft transaction monthly data analysis is split in three event types: operating leases, wet and sub-leases and the purchase of aircraft. The report covers single-aisle and long-haul aircraft as well as regional jets and turboprops.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-transactions-July-2014-403015/
  • ANALYSIS: The changing size and shape of the world airliner fleet

    News | 22 Aug 2014 10:58 | Murdo Morrison

    There are many fronts in the commercial war between the big two airframers. In one crucial skirmish – size of global single-aisle in-service fleet – the Airbus A320 family is within a whisker of overtaking the Boeing 737, when old and current-generation types are combined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-changing-size-and-shape-of-the-world-airliner-fleet-402837/
  • Swiftair speed decay echoes previous MD-80 episodes

    News | 08 Aug 2014 14:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​While investigators have yet to ascertain the reason for the loss of control of the Swiftair Boeing MD-83 over Mali, the accident shares several parallels with earlier events in which speed decay in early cruise led MD-80s into a high-altitude stall.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiftair-speed-decay-echoes-previous-MD-80-episodes-402532/
  • Allegiant’s Q2 profit hits $56 million

    News | 23 Jul 2014 20:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Allegiant Air’s operating profit jumped 31.6% in the second quarter of 2014 to $56.4 million, as the Las Vegas-based discount carrier bolsters its fleet with used Airbus narrowbodies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Allegiants-Q2-profit-hits-56-million-401946/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - June 2014

    News | 22 Jul 2014 11:20 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Flightglobal's aircraft transaction monthly data analysis is split in three event types: operating leases, wet and sub-leases and the purchase of aircraft. The report covers single-aisle and long-haul aircraft as well as regional jets and turboprops.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-transactions-June-2014-401848/
  • American planning to finance aircraft in Q3 as guidance tightens

    News | 09 Jul 2014 15:02 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines plans to raise debt financing for aircraft in the third quarter, as it manages a $1.24 billion aircraft capital expenditure bill in 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-planning-to-finance-aircraft-in-Q3-as-guidance-tightens-401220/