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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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Jul 19, 2010 - 11:27 AM
Irkut has signed a memorandum of understanding with VEB Leasing, a subsidiary of Russian-based Vnesheconombank, for 15 firm and 15 optional MC-21 narrowbod
Jul 19, 2010 - 8:57 AM
Under a plan first revealed two years ago, Rolls-Royce and British Airways have invited fuel suppliers to participate in tests to evaluate alternative avia
Jul 19, 2010 - 8:55 AM
Plans by British Airways and U.S.
Thomson is the launch UK customer for the Boeing 787. It has placed an order ...
Jul 19, 2010 - 8:29 AM
The international industry debut of the Boeing 787 at Farnborough International this week has provided a major opportunity for local carrier Thomson Airway
Jul 19, 2010 - 7:43 AM
Fokker Services, part of Fokker Aerospace is preparing to modify a prototype Fokker F100 airliner as a demonstrator vehicle for the proposed successor to t
Jul 19, 2010 - 1:26 AM
Aviation Communications & Surveillance Systems (ACSS), a U.S.-based maker of TCAS and ADS-B avionics, has started equipping dozens of airliners in supp
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Jul 18, 2010 - 11:48 AM
The eagerly anticipated arrival of the 787 Dreamliner here at Farnborough yesterday is a major boost to the troubled program’s credibility.
Jul 18, 2010 - 11:17 AM
Pratt & Whitney Canada has launched an all-new turboprop engine for regional aircraft to replace the 1,800- to 5,000-shp PW100 series.
Jul 18, 2010 - 5:59 AM
China’s Comac has chosen the joint venture between GE Aviation Systems and Avic Systems to provide the avionics core processing system, display system and
Jul 18, 2010 - 5:50 AM
In its latest current market outlook published last Thursday, Boeing projects a near-term increase in airline traffic growth, with global economies expecte