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News and issues relating to air transport and cargo aircraft.

Jul 16, 2014 - 1:15 AM
The combi Q400 offers up to 8,200 pounds of cargo capacity and as much as 1,150 cubic feet of volume. The high-cargo version can also hold 50 passengers .
Jul 16, 2014 - 1:08 AM
Japan-based Kobe is to provide titanium landing gear forgings for the new Airbus twin-jet.
Jul 16, 2014 - 1:00 AM
With the Bauhaus Luftfahrt, Rolls-Royce and MTU, two projects are targeting distributed thrust. The Quadcruiser combines rotary- and fixed-wing.
Pat Shanahan, Boeing Commercial Airplanes senior v-p of programs
Jul 15, 2014 - 6:10 AM
Boeing Commercial Airplanes senior vice president of programs Pat Shanahan sees flow times decreasing in a now stable production environment.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Hybrid air vehicles could finally fulfill the promise once offered by airships.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Airship pioneer led a series of British companies specializing in lighter-than-air technology for nearly 40 years.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Only Lockheed Martin (LM) has progressed beyond the drawing board in the arena of airship vehicles.
Jul 15, 2014 - 2:30 AM
Only Lockheed Martin (LM) has progressed beyond the drawing board in the arena of airship vehicles.
Farnborough 2014
Jul 15, 2014 - 1:20 AM
All the main airliner makers had a lucrative first day at this year’s Farnborough show.
Jul 15, 2014 - 12:20 AM
Also flying with Dunlop tires are Republic Airways, Air Canada, Compass Airlines, EgyptAir Express, Flybe, LOT Polish Airlines, and Trip.