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February 26, 2015 · 772 Views

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Emirates reject Delta’s apology regarding Anderson’s 9/11 comments

February 20, 2015 · 542 Views

The bitter dispute between US- and Gulf-based airlines has reached a new level after Emirates flatly rejected an open apology made concerning what was seen as incredibly tactless…

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Astronics Corporation reports 2014 fourth quarter sales of US$166.1m and net income of US$18.4m

February 20, 2015 · 630 Views

Astronics Corporation, a leading provider of advanced technologies for the global aerospace, defense, consumer electronics and semiconductor industries, released that consolidated sales increased US$60.6m to US$166.1m, compared with…

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Innovative TaxiBot now used in real flight operations

February 20, 2015 · 376 Views

Following approval by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), Lufthansa LEOS, a subsidiary of Lufthansa Technik AG, has commenced operations with the innovative TaxiBot aircraft tractor, developed by…

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Royal Air Maroc to launch Dreamliner service on February 22

February 20, 2015 · 334 Views

Royal Air Maroc, the national airline of Morocco, marks a milestone with the launch of its first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. The new, superefficient 274-seat aircraft will depart on…

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India seen as potential production location for new Russian superjet

February 19, 2015 · 356 Views

It was back in August 2012 that Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), the manufacturer of the Sukhoi Superjet, announced its plans to build a new airliner intended to…

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Vienna to become first base for new Eurowings outside Germany

February 19, 2015 · 314 Views

The new Eurowings will have its first base outside Germany in Vienna. Following close consultation with Austrian Airlines and at the carrier’s own request, two Airbus A320 aircraft…

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Airbus A350 XWB makes début at Madrid-Barajas airport

February 19, 2015 · 325 Views

The A350 MSN2, one of Airbus’ five A350 XWB test aircraft, has landed at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas airport on February 19th for the first time, to demonstrate its…

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Bishwo Airways signs Letter of Intent for SSJ100 aircraft

February 19, 2015 · 353 Views

On February 19th, 2015 Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company and Bishwo Airways signed a Letter of Intent for the delivery of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft. It is expected…

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Aircastle reports fourth quarter and full year 2014 results

February 19, 2015 · 295 Views

Aircastle reported total revenues for the fourth quarter were US$238.3m, an increase of US$46.3m, or 24% from the previous year, driven by higher maintenance revenues of US$27.6m reflecting…

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Gulf Air and Lufthansa Technik extend landing gear contract

February 19, 2015 · 294 Views

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, and Lufthansa Technik AG have early extended their existing cooperation in landing gear overhaul for the airline’s Airbus A320, A321…

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Chameleon and Flying Service collaborate to create “ESP”, the new economy seat

February 19, 2015 · 304 Views

Chameleon Products, a specialist interior supplier and Flying Service, a UK based Aircraft seat manufacturer, who have been producing seats for over 50 years, have collaborated to produce…

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Universal Avionics FMS selected for Piedmont Airlines Dash 8 fleet

February 19, 2015 · 284 Views

Universal Avionics has been selected by Piedmont Airlines, headquartered in Salisbury, Maryland, to provide GPS-based Flight Management Systems (FMS) for retrofit to their Dash 8 series 100 fleet.…

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US draft rules on drones not seen as hugely beneficial to a burgeoning market

February 18, 2015 · 410 Views

By the end of 2025 it is anticipated that the civil uses of drones will exceed military ones in financial terms, according to a report issued by IDTechEx.…

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ARKIA commits to Airbus A330-900neo

February 18, 2015 · 417 Views

ARKIA Israeli Airlines, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Airbus for up to four A330-900neo aircraft. The commitment makes ARKIA the first Airbus widebody customer in Israel…

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Virgin America reports full year 2014 net earnings of US$84.4m

February 18, 2015 · 381 Views

Virgin America reported fourth quarter 2014 operating income of US$34.2m and net income of US$28.1m, excluding special items. This represents the highest net income for a fourth quarter…

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Kaman awarded 777/767 fixed trailing edge kits LTA by Boeing

February 18, 2015 · 389 Views

Kaman has been awarded a multi-year contract for the production of fixed trailing edge (FTE) kits and assemblies for the 777 and 767 commercial programs. The award from…

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Alaska Airlines orders six Boeing Next-Generation 737-900ERs

February 18, 2015 · 374 Views

Alaska Airlines’ fleet of fuel-efficient Boeing airplanes is growing again. Seattle’s hometown airline is purchasing six more Boeing 737-900 Extended Range aircraft, valued at US$594m, Boeing’s current list…

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GA Telesis and L-3 sign avionics services agreement

February 18, 2015 · 388 Views

GA Telesis has signed an avionics services agreement with L-3 Electronic System Services (L-3 ESS), a division of L-3 Aviation Products (L-3 AP). L-3 ESS will provide total…

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AJW Capital Partners purchases A319

February 18, 2015 · 395 Views

AJW Capital Partners Limited, part of the AJW Group of companies, has purchased an A319 (MSN 1068) aircraft. The deal covers the airframe only. Teardown is currently underway…

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