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November 30, 2016, 6:00 AM

Airbus Outlines A350-1000 Flight Test Plans

Three prototypes to fly 1,600 test hours

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Aug 24, 2016 - 2:42 PM
The Transformation Qantas initiative to reduce costs has resulted in an impressive turnaround in the fortunes of the Australian carrier.
Lockheed Martin LM-100J cabtop assembly
Aug 24, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Lockheed Martin expects to finish assembling the civil variant of the C-130J Hercules in the next few months and to fly the aircraft next year.
Aug 24, 2016 - 4:01 AM
With some input from Boeing, Stratasys's new approaches to 3D printing and additive manufacturing are set to break through the technology's limitations.
Aug 22, 2016 - 4:00 PM
Panasonic's FlightLink and eXConnect satcom platforms can provide flight tracking capability, but ICAO standards for this are not applicable until 2021.
Aug 19, 2016 - 1:28 PM
Carriers desperate to address worsening shortage of cockpit crew
Aug 18, 2016 - 11:46 AM
Flag carrier to lease 20 of the lower-weight widebodies from IAFC
Aug 17, 2016 - 3:49 PM
The 10 major carriers analyzed by Airlines for America collectively reported pre-tax profit of $12 billion during the first half of 2016.
Aug 16, 2016 - 10:36 AM
Opinion calls for strict psychological testing as part of class 1 medical exam, more effective oversight of aeromedical examiners
Aug 15, 2016 - 10:40 AM
Milestone marks start of static test airframe assembly
Argentinian air traffic controller
Aug 12, 2016 - 10:11 AM
EANA is a Ministry of Transport company that provides air navigation services separately of Argentina's Civil Aviation Administration.