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  • OPINION: Why the time is not right to retire the Tornado

    News | 02 Oct 2014 10:54

    ​For prize boxers and elite footballers, the decision to retire while at the peak of their capability is often driven by a desire to avoid tarnishing their legacy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-the-time-is-not-right-to-retire-the-Tornado-404203/
  • ​Cessna upgrades Latitude range, take-off performance

    News | 02 Oct 2014 10:06 | Stephen Trimble

    Cessna has claimed an early edge over its closest competitor after announcing a 200nm (370km) improvement in range and a 9% reduction in take-off roll for the Citation Latitude.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cessna-upgrades-Latitude-range-take-off-performance-404384/
  • Lessor deals a longer-term goal for MRJ team

    News | 02 Oct 2014 08:46 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Mitsubishi Aircraft is not immediately expecting an MRJ order from the leasing community, despite the regional jet type having amassed 191 firm orders plus 184 option or purchase-right commitments.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lessor-deals-a-longer-term-goal-for-MRJ-team-404357/
  • Flying Colours adds Bombardier's Global family to its special missions portfolio

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:21 | Kate Sarsfield

    C​anadian engineering company Flying Colours is beefing up its completions and refurbishment portfolio to include bespoke special mission projects for Bombardier’s Global family of high-end business jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flying-Colours-adds-Bombardiers-Global-family-to-its-special-missions-portfolio-404350/
  • NTSB says Part 135 accidents are up

    News | 01 Oct 2014 12:04 | David Learmount

    The US National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on aviation accidents in 2013 shows accidents involving operations under federal air regulations Part 131 have increased compared with the previous year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-says-Part-135-accidents-are-up-404301/
  • Hexcel to build new composites plant for Airbus and CFM contracts

    News | 01 Oct 2014 09:47 | Dan Thisdell

    Carbonfibre materials specialist Hexcel is to cement its relationship with Airbus via a $250 million investment in production and quality control facilities at Roussillon in France.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hexcel-to-build-new-composites-plant-for-Airbus-and-CFM-contracts-404300/
  • Australia's first F-35 gets airborne

    News | 01 Oct 2014 09:33 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​The Royal Australian Air Force’s first Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II made its flight debut from the manufacturer’s Fort Worth facility in Texas on 29 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australias-first-F-35-gets-airborne-404333/
  • Poland requests JASSM weapons for F-16 fleet

    News | 01 Oct 2014 07:49 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Poland is looking to add the Lockheed Martin AGM-158A Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) to its fleet of Lockheed F-16 fighters, under a potential acquisition worth around $500 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Poland-requests-JASSM-weapons-for-F-16-fleet-404313/
  • RAF Tornados strike first Islamic State targets

    News | 30 Sep 2014 21:10 | Craig Hoyle

    ​A pair of Royal Air Force Panavia Tornado GR4s engaged their first Islamic State targets in Iraq on 30 September, the UK Ministry of Defence has announced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Tornados-strike-first-Islamic-State-targets-404310/
  • Boeing to move 2,000 defence jobs from Seattle, Washington

    News | 30 Sep 2014 20:17 | Dan Parsons

    ​Boeing will shutter defence services facilities in Washington state and consolidate the work elsewhere in the United States to save cost, the company announced on 29 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-to-move-2000-defence-jobs-from-Seattle-Washington-404309/
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