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  • UK spaceport plan moves ahead with sites shortlist


    ​The UK Civil Aviation Authority has moved the country a step closer to establishing a space launch industry geared to suborbital tourism and the launch of small satellites by narrowing the shortlist of possible locations for a spaceport originally named at the 2014 Farnborough air show.


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  • American and US Airways to combine operations on 8 April


    ​American Airlines anticipates receiving a single operating certificate from the US Federal Aviation Administration...


  • Technology overtakes Amazon's FAA UAV authorisation


    ​A delay in the Federal Aviation Administration granting Amazon permission to test an unmanned air vehicle has rendered...


  • GE Honda Aero engines receives US approval for HF120 production


    ​GE Honda Aero Engines has cleared a key milestone for its HF120 turbofan, which powers the HondaJet light twin-engined...


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  • Crandall calls for corporatised US air traffic control

    News | 26 Mar 2015 21:39 | Edward Russell

    ​Former American Airlines chief Robert Crandall wants the US government to create an independent air traffic control organisation separate from the US Federal Aviation Administration.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crandall-calls-for-corporatised-US-air-traffic-control-410621/
  • American and US Airways to combine operations on 8 April

    News | 25 Mar 2015 18:22 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines anticipates receiving a single operating certificate from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on 8 April, it says in an employee newsletter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-and-US-Airways-to-combine-operations-on-8-April-410568/
  • Technology overtakes Amazon's FAA UAV authorisation

    News | 25 Mar 2015 16:34 | Beth Stevenson

    ​A delay in the Federal Aviation Administration granting Amazon permission to test an unmanned air vehicle has rendered the UAV “obsolete”, the online retailer says, as it continues to develop advanced models of the variant authorised by the administration.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Technology-overtakes-Amazons-FAA-UAV-authorisation-410563/
  • GE Honda Aero engines receives US approval for HF120 production

    News | 25 Mar 2015 09:21 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​GE Honda Aero Engines has cleared a key milestone for its HF120 turbofan, which powers the HondaJet light twin-engined business jet, with the US Federal Aviation Administration granting production approval for its new manufacturing plant in Burlington, Massachusetts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GE-Honda-Aero-engines-receives-US-approval-for-HF120-production-410466/
  • Congressional hearing highlights challenges of overhauling FAA

    News | 24 Mar 2015 22:14 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Despite broad support for stripping the Federal Aviation Administration of its responsibility to manage the nation’s air traffic, lawmakers and industry players reached no consensus on 24 March about how such a transformation could actually be pulled off.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Congressional-hearing-highlights-challenges-of-overhauling-FAA-410524/
  • Eastern Airlines Technic receives US FAA certification

    News | 19 Mar 2015 06:39 | Aaron Chong

    ​China Eastern Airlines has received approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for line maintenance work on United States-registered aircraft at their Shanghai base.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Eastern-Airlines-Technic-receives-US-FAA-certification-410345/