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  • Good neighbours: Our Top 10 Anglo-French aviation projects


    ​In the week that the UK and France advanced their ambitions to test a jointly-developed unmanned future combat air system, we take a look at the bilateral project, plus nine other notable examples of Anglo-French collaboration in the aerospace sector.


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  • GE launches Passport engine flight testing


    ​GE Aviation has started flight tests of the Passport engine selected to power the Bombardier Global 7000 and 8000...


  • ANALYSIS: Anglo-French FCAS feasibility study kicks off


    The UK and French governments have started to make good on their joint pledge to invest in future unmanned technologies...


  • NBAA: Cessna opens door to Longitude redesign


    ​Textron Aviation is hinting that its longest-range jet now in development may not be quite long enough.


  • News Listings for snecma

  • New UAC president pledges internal focus

    News | 16 Jan 2015 18:41 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Less dependence on external suppliers is singled out as a priority for Russian conglomerate United Aircraft by the newly-elected president and chairman Yuri Slusar.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-UAC-president-pledges-internal-focus-408017/
  • New Polish plant to produce Leap engine blades

    News | 07 Jan 2015 08:11

    ​Safran’s Hispano-Suiza division is investing in a new Polish plant to produce components for engine programmes including its new CFM International Leap line.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-Polish-plant-to-produce-Leap-engine-blades-407669/
  • GE launches Passport engine flight testing

    News | 05 Jan 2015 19:48 | Stephen Trimble

    ​GE Aviation has started flight tests of the Passport engine selected to power the Bombardier Global 7000 and 8000 business jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GE-launches-Passport-engine-flight-testing-407615/
  • OBITUARY: Jean-Paul Bechat, the industrialist who steered the Safran merger

    News | 03 Dec 2014 12:29 | Murdo Morrison

    ​The announced merger of state-controlled French engine maker Snecma and privately-owned defence electronics group Sagem 10 years ago may have been greeted by scepticism by analysts and been more about Gallic industrial machismo than smart business. After all, Safran, the seemingly unweildy conglomerate it created, made everything from photocopiers to unmanned air vehicles. The two seemed far from a natural fit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OBITUARY-Jean-Paul-Bechat-the-industrialist-who-steered-the-Safran-merger-406666/
  • Good neighbours: Our Top 10 Anglo-French aviation projects

    News | 07 Nov 2014 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    ​In the week that the UK and France advanced their ambitions to test a jointly-developed unmanned future combat air system, we take a look at the bilateral project, plus nine other notable examples of Anglo-French collaboration in the aerospace sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Good-neighbours-Our-Top-10-Anglo-French-aviation-projects-405790/
  • ANALYSIS: Anglo-French FCAS feasibility study kicks off

    News | 06 Nov 2014 10:53 | Beth Stevenson

    The UK and French governments have started to make good on their joint pledge to invest in future unmanned technologies following the official start of a two-year feasibility study for the Future Combat Air System (FCAS).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Anglo-French-FCAS-feasibility-study-kicks-off-405711/