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  • Airbus Helicopters boss confirms X4 'power on'

    News | 19 Dec 2014 10:32 | Dominic Perry

    ​Development activities on the new Airbus Helicopters X4 programme appear to be accelerating ahead of formal launch of the medium-class rotorcraft in March next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-Helicopters-boss-confirms-X4-power-on-407308/
  • FORECAST: ​Did we get it right in 2014?

    News | 19 Dec 2014 09:47

    ​Just to keep ourselves honest, here's our scorecard from last year's forecastshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FORECAST-Did-we-get-it-right-in-2014-407208/
  • Stop-gap SAR helicopters arrive at Bristow as AW189 approval nears

    News | 18 Dec 2014 15:24 | Dominic Perry

    Bristow Helicopters has taken delivery of two new AgustaWestland AW139s as a potential stop-gap measure to help fulfill its contract with the UK government to progressively take over search and rescue activities from the military. beginning in 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Stop-gap-SAR-helicopters-arrive-at-Bristow-as-AW189-approval-nears-407271/
  • ANALYSIS: EC175 finally arrives just as civil helicopter market slows

    News | 18 Dec 2014 14:21 | Dominic Perry

    Another blue-sky day in Marseille. No clouds mar the horizon, but a stiff breeze whips across the airfield, snapping out the bright orange safety tags attached to the helicopter’s rotorblades. The yellow-liveried aircraft – and its sister ship parked inside the nearby hangar – is an EC175; “http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-EC175-finally-arrives-just-as-civil-helicopter-market-slows-407210/
  • SAR variant of new EC175 gathers momentum

    News | 18 Dec 2014 13:08 | Dominic Perry

    ​Airbus Helicopters hopes to soon secure the first orders for the search and rescue variant of its new EC175, having proposed the 7.5t rotorcraft for several nascent requirements.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SAR-variant-of-new-EC175-gathers-momentum-407258/
  • Embraer Legacy 500 receives European certification

    News | 18 Dec 2014 02:15 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Embraer has received European approval for its Legacy 500 business jet and is preparing to deliver the first midsize aircraft into the region during the first quarter of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-Legacy-500-receives-European-certification-407237/
  • VIDEO: Dassault rolls-out ultra-long-range Falcon 8X

    News | 18 Dec 2014 00:09 | Kate Sarsfield

    Dassault has rolled-out the first Falcon 8X during dedicated customer event at its 60-year old manufacturing facility at Bordeaux-Merignac.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Dassault-rolls-out-ultra-long-range-Falcon-8X-407236/
  • NetJets Europe leads advanced approach trial

    News | 16 Dec 2014 11:39 | David Learmount

    NetJets Europe is leading a consortium of 15 companies called A3 (Advanced Approaches for all Airports) to run advanced airport approach trials to as part of the Single European Sky research project SESAR. The intention is to develop new approach and landing solutions that will increase the traffic http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NetJets-Europe-leads-advanced-approach-trial-407143/
  • Daher-Socata hits 700th TBM delivery milestone

    News | 16 Dec 2014 11:24 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Daher Socata has delivered over the 700th TBM single-engined turboprop, since the first of high-speed aircraft series  – the TBM 700 - entered service over 25 years ago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Daher-Socata-hits-700th-TBM-delivery-milestone-407144/
  • Polish air force to acquire new VIP transports

    News | 16 Dec 2014 11:24 | Bartosz Glowacki

    Polish defence minister Tomasz Siemoniak has announced plans to purchase two VIP transport aircraft, each to be capable of carrying a maximum of 12-14 passengers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Polish-air-force-to-acquire-new-VIP-transports-407145/
  • Gulfstream selects PPG as G500, G600 window supplier

    News | 15 Dec 2014 16:58 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Gulfstream has selected PPG Industries to supply windshields, side cockpit windows and passenger-cabin window assemblies for its new G500 and G600 business jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gulfstream-selects-PPG-as-G500-G600-window-supplier-407123/
  • OPINION: Are Gulf VIP airlines a First Class folly?

    News | 15 Dec 2014 10:20

    ​How elastic is an airline brand? Two of the big three Gulf airlines have built on their reputations for innovative customer service with VIP charter spin-offs to tap a market beyond their top-end scheduled products.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Are-Gulf-VIP-airlines-a-First-Class-folly-407053/
  • Top 10 last-minute aviation Christmas gifts on eBay

    News | 12 Dec 2014 16:09 | Stephen Trimble

    In case you’ve been too busy to notice, less than 12 shopping days now stand before Christmas. To assist our more procrastinating readers, Flightglobal has compiled a list of the top 10 last-minute Christmas gifts available for purchase right now on eBay, the online auction site. Aviation tends tohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Top-10-last-minute-aviation-Christmas-gifts-on-eBay-407055/
  • French army receives first two HAD Block 2 Tigers

    News | 11 Dec 2014 16:05 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first two upgraded Tiger attack helicopters in the HAD Block 2 configuration to the French army.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/French-army-receives-first-two-HAD-Block-2-Tigers-407022/
  • Airbus delivers first two EC175s

    News | 11 Dec 2014 11:13 | Dominic Perry

    Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first two examples of its new EC175 rotorcraft to Belgian operator Noordzee Helikopters Vlaanderen, as it looks to put an end to a two-year programme delay.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-delivers-first-two-EC175s-406997/
  • Triumph gains loss-making Spirit packages for Gulfstream

    News | 10 Dec 2014 22:43 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Spirit AeroSystems has closed the book on a financially painful, six-year foray into the business jet market, reaching an agreement with Triumph Group to take over wing assembly work in Tulsa, Oklahoma for Gulfstream G650s and G280s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Triumph-gains-loss-making-Spirit-packages-for-Gulfstream-406916/
  • MEBA: Gama Aviation says Hangar8 merger is part of necessary consolidation

    News | 09 Dec 2014 13:52 | Murdo Morrison

    The founder of Gama Aviation says its merger with UK rival Hangar8 - announced as day one of MEBA came to an end - is part of a necessary consolidation in the industry that will produce a stronger player with a growing global footprint.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MEBA-Gama-Aviation-says-Hangar8-merger-is-part-of-necessary-consolidation-406908/
  • MEBA: Flying Colours plots twin-track expansion

    News | 09 Dec 2014 11:51 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Flying Colours has returned to MEBA to promote its expanding maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services portfolio to existing and potential customers across the Middle East.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MEBA-Flying-Colours-plots-twin-track-expansion-406901/
  • MEBA: Lufthansa Technik keeps 747 work rolling in

    News | 09 Dec 2014 11:35 | Dominic Perry

    ​Lufthansa Technik (LHT) is keeping its Hamburg hangars well-stocked with widebody work as a procession of VVIP completions rolls through the facility.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MEBA-Lufthansa-Technik-keeps-747-work-rolling-in-406900/
  • MEBA: Dassault showcases 5X mock-up

    News | 09 Dec 2014 11:30 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Dassault is showcasing 5X cabin mock-up for the first time in the Middle East, which is home to one in five orders for the large-cabin, long-range business jet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MEBA-Dassault-showcases-5X-mock-up-406899/
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