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  • NetJets readies Challenger 350 for European demonstration tour

    News | 16 Sep 2014 15:30 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Fractional ownership company, NetJets Europe will kick-start a demonstration tour of its Bombardier Challenger 350 business jet on 6 October to drum up sales of its super midsize offering in “key markets” across the continent.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NetJets-readies-Challenger-350-for-European-demonstration-tour-403739/
  • Bombardier clinches European certification for Learjet 70 and 75 business jets

    News | 16 Sep 2014 15:20 | Kate Sarsfield

    Bombardier is preparing to deliver the first Learjet 70 and 75 business jets to European customers following EASA validation of the light and superlight aircraft on 12 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-clinches-European-certification-for-Learjet-70-and-75-business-jets-403742/
  • Paint removal helps Israeli Apaches shed weight

    News | 15 Sep 2014 11:20 | Arie Egozi

    ​The Israeli air force's Boeing AH-64 Apache attack helicopters are to get a peeling treatment. This will not necessarily make them look better, but will improve their performance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Paint-removal-helps-Israeli-Apaches-shed-weight-403686/
  • ​Japanese police order AW109

    News | 12 Sep 2014 06:39

    The Japan National Police Agency has ordered a single AgustaWestland AW109 Power helicopter, with delivery scheduled for December 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japanese-police-order-AW109-403628/
  • NTSB assigns investigator to lead TBM 900 crash probe

    News | 11 Sep 2014 13:11 | Kate Sarsfield

    The US National Transportation Bureau has assigned a lead investigator to examine the cause the Daher Socata TBM 900 crash off the coast of Jamaica on the 5 September, but says it is unable to begin the probe until the wreckage has been located.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-assigns-investigator-to-lead-TBM-900-crash-probe-403596/
  • TAI bullish on T129 prospects

    News | 11 Sep 2014 06:02 | Dominic Perry

    ​Turkish Aerospace Industries hopes to complete delivery by year-end of its initial batch of nine T129A attack helicopters for the nation’s land forces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TAI-bullish-on-T129-prospects-403565/
  • UK MoD begins training helicopter acquisition

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:21 | Dominic Perry

    ​The UK Ministry of Defence has kicked off the acquisition process to replace its fleet of 34 Airbus Helicopters AS350 B3 Squirrel HT1 trainers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-MoD-begins-training-helicopter-acquisition-403559/
  • Thales nears flight tests for Royal Navy Crowsnest bid

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:03 | Dominic Perry

    ​Thales UK is gearing up to begin flight tests of its heavily revamped and updated Cerberus airborne early warning system that it is pitching for the UK Royal Navy’s Crowsnest competition.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thales-nears-flight-tests-for-Royal-Navy-Crowsnest-bid-403553/
  • ANALYSIS: Cockpits nearly all paperless but manufacturers still face dilemma

    News | 10 Sep 2014 10:58 | David Learmount

    ​The manufacturers intend cockpits to be paperless soon. Airbus, for example, says it intends its aircraft to be completely paperless - therefore totally EFB-dependent - within two years. But they all face a permanent dilemma about what interface they should choose. Boeing with its 787 and http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Cockpits-nearly-all-paperless-but-manufacturers-still-face-dilemma-403065/
  • Quest's dealership network puts Kodiak on track for record deliveries

    News | 09 Sep 2014 14:13 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Quest Aircraft says its strategy to sell and market the Kodiak single engine turboprop through a global dealership network is paying off, as its expects to smash its annual delivery tally for the 10-seat, high-wing aircraft this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Quests-dealership-network-puts-Kodiak-on-track-for-record-deliveries-403494/
  • ANALYSIS: Electronic flightbags come of age but still require pilot discipline

    News | 09 Sep 2014 09:46 | David Learmount

    ​Only a few years ago all pilots carried their trademark flightbags – large, black box-like briefcases. These were usually covered in stickers showing destinations, aircraft types and the logos of airlines and flight training organisations. One glance at a well-stickered bag provided an inhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Electronic-flightbags-come-of-age-but-still-require-pilot-discipline-403064/
  • London helicopter crash report criticises construction regulations

    News | 09 Sep 2014 06:15 | David Learmount

    A helicopter pilot died because the AgustaWestland AW109E he was flying hit a crane on a building under construction beside the river Thames in London while it was partially obscured by cloud, according to the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/London-helicopter-crash-report-criticises-construction-regulations-403453/
  • Quest clinches Garmin autopilot approval for Kodiak

    News | 08 Sep 2014 16:47 | Kate Sarsfield

    Quest Aircraft has secured approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration for the integration of the Garmin GFC 700 automatic fight control system in the Kodiak single-engined turboprop.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Quest-clinches-Garmin-autopilot-approval-for-Kodiak-403441/
  • Bell takes delivery of first 505 engine

    News | 08 Sep 2014 16:06 | Dominic Perry

    ​Turbomeca has delivered the first Arrius 2R engine to Bell Helicopter’s Mirabel, Canada facility ahead of assembly of the first flight-test example of the airframer’s 505 Jet Ranger X.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bell-takes-delivery-of-first-505-engine-403455/
  • Cessna clinches US FAA certification for CJ3+

    News | 08 Sep 2014 09:26 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Cessna has secured US certification for its CJ3+ which it hopes will help to reinvigorate the embattled light business jet sector in which it is the dominant player with six types in its stable.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cessna-clinches-US-FAA-certification-for-CJ3+-403403/
  • Unresponsive TBM 900 crashes near Jamaica

    News | 05 Sep 2014 19:49 | Stephen Trimble

    ​An unresponsive aircraft identified as one of the first Daher-Socata TBM 900 single-engined turboprops delivered earlier this year crashed in Jamaica after flying hundreds of miles beyond its intended destination in Jamaica.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Unresponsive-TBM-900-crashes-near-Jamaica-403406/
  • Paramount expands with Aerosud acquisition, robotics unit

    News | 04 Sep 2014 18:33 | Stephen Trimble

    ​South African defence company Paramount has announced the acquisition of the military business of Aerosud and the creation of a new corporate division called Paramount Robotic Systems.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Paramount-expands-with-Aerosud-acquisition-robotics-unit-403359/
  • Airframers eye emerging Polish attack helicopter need

    News | 04 Sep 2014 13:50 | Dominic Perry

    ​Poland’s emerging requirement for around 32 attack helicopters is already attracting considerable interest from manufacturers, with many using this week's MSPO defence show to present their cases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airframers-eye-emerging-Polish-attack-helicopter-need-403343/
  • Contenders make final pitches for Polish helicopter deal

    News | 04 Sep 2014 13:39 | Dominic Perry

    All three contenders for Poland’s ongoing multi-role helicopter procurement used this week’s MSPO defence show to mount a final push for the 70-unit deal, ahead of an end-September deadline for final submissions.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Contenders-make-final-pitches-for-Polish-helicopter-deal-403339/
  • Australian government to review business jet curfew exemptions

    News | 04 Sep 2014 06:25 | Ellis Taylor

    Australia’s government will start consultations to review the list of business jets that are allowed to operate during the curfew periods at Sydney and Adelaide airports, but has given no indication it will allow more commercial jets onto the list.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-government-to-review-business-jet-curfew-exemptions-403324/
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