• Eremenko’s Universal Hydrogen to open Toulouse facility

  • Daudin to head new programmes unit at ATR

  • Bombardier chief talks ‘options’ for next clean-sheet aircraft as transformation wraps up

  • What would it take to power airliners with batteries?

  • Archer Aviation to become publicly traded on 17 September



Anti-ice lapse led to police Islander’s dual-engine failure

UK investigators believe the pilot of a police service Britten-Norman Islander probably failed to activate the aircraft’s engine anti-ice system before both powerplants shut down in flight.

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Russia seeks Eurasian import duty cut for MC-21 engines

Russian authorities have proposed to the Eurasian Economic Union a reduction in import tariffs for aircraft engines, intended to assist development of the Irkut MC-21.



Rolls-Royce hopes maiden sortie will speed Spirit of Innovation towards record attempt

After months of delays, Rolls-Royce’s all-electric Spirit of Innovation aircraft has finally taken to the skies.