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  • ANALYSIS: Offshore helicopter safety programme advances rapidly

    News | 29 Jan 2015 11:53 | David Learmount

    Advances in safety thinking about offshore oil support helicopter operations are rapidly being consolidated into practical measures, according to the UK Civil Aviation Authority.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Offshore-helicopter-safety-programme-advances-rapidly-408379/
  • Gulfstream to boost mid-cabin jet production

    News | 29 Jan 2015 10:36 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Gulfstream plans to boost production of green mid-cabin aircraft by nearly one-third this year, says Phebe Novakovic, chairman and chief executive of parent General Dynamics.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gulfstream-to-boost-mid-cabin-jet-production-408391/
  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One

    News | 28 Jan 2015 21:48 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the next Air Force One, besting the Airbus A380 as the next generation of aircraft specially outfitted to carry the US president.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-chooses-747-8-as-next-Air-Force-One-408408/
  • Boeing reports new cost increases on 787 programme

    News | 28 Jan 2015 21:39 | Stephen Trimble

    Reaching an ever-elusive breakeven point on Boeing’s 787 programme slid still further from the company’s grasp in an otherwise profitable fourth quarter and 2014 overall.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-reports-new-cost-increases-on-787-programme-408409/
  • Lift Air launches Cirrus SR 20/22 air taxi service

    News | 28 Jan 2015 16:06 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​US start-up Lift Air has launched an air taxi operation from its Florida base with Cirrus SR20 and SR22 piston singles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lift-Air-launches-Cirrus-SR-2022-air-taxi-service-408395/
  • Diamond sets its sights on April approval for DA62

    News | 28 Jan 2015 15:36 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Diamond Aircraft is hoping to clinch European certification for its top-of-the-range DA62 in April - two years after the launch of the seven-seat piston-twin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Diamond-sets-its-sights-on-April-approval-for-DA62-408390/
  • Marshall Aviation Services makes first foray into FBO market

    News | 28 Jan 2015 12:28 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Marshall Aviation Services, the business aviation arm of the Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, is moving into the fixed base operator market, signing a long-term lease to run the executive aviation handling facility at Birmingham Airport The facility, which was previously run by EuroJet, will formerly open for business in the next few months operating under the Marshall Aviation Services banner.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Marshall-Aviation-Services-makes-first-foray-into-FBO-market-408377/
  • London's business airports attack RAF Northolt on safety

    News | 28 Jan 2015 12:08 | David Learmount

    ​Several airports serving the London, UK business aviation community have called for judicial clarification as to whether RAF Northolt, which encourages business flights to use it on a commercial basis, adheres to the aerodrome safety rules civil airports have to follow. The request for judicial review was rejected on a technicality, but the judge ruled that the Civil Aviation Authority, not the Military Aviation Authority, is responsible for ensuring the safety of civil aircraft that use Northolt. This reverses current assumptions.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Londons-business-airports-attack-RAF-Northolt-on-safety-408351/
  • US Interior Department, Australia eye unmanned helicopters to fight fires

    News | 27 Jan 2015 19:14 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Department of the Interior has announced it will investigate the utility of optionally manned helicopters for forest firefighting, a concept that already is gaining traction across the Pacific Ocean in Australia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Interior-Department-Australia-eye-unmanned-helicopters-to-fight-fires-408352/
  • Heavy types set to continue dominating Airbus Helicopters orders

    News | 27 Jan 2015 17:32 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Airbus Helicopters has recorded steady end-of-year results for 2014, with heavy-class helicopter orders continuing to dominate the market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Heavy-types-set-to-continue-dominating-Airbus-Helicopters-orders-408343/
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