Air Transport

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July 27, 2016, 2:38 PM

VistaJet Hits 10,000th YTD Flight in Record Time

This accomplishment comes on the heels of a 23-percent rise in global flight traffic in the first half.

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plane being built
Jul 9, 2016 - 1:30 AM
Competing With Boeing’s 787 is one reason Airbus is looking at a larger A330neo, which it launched at the last Farnborough show in 2014.
engines
Jul 9, 2016 - 12:01 AM
The Trent 7000 powerplant for the Airbus A330 Neo represents “a pretty active program,” says Rolls-Royce customer marketing head Peter Johnston.
airplane taking off
Jul 9, 2016 - 12:01 AM
For the new longer, shorter-range 787, the UK engine maker will provide the TEN engine, a Trent 1000 using XWB tech.
man
Jul 8, 2016 - 3:15 AM
Seabury advises and supports airlines dealing with issues such as fleet optimization and network planning.
man
Jul 6, 2016 - 12:10 AM
New midsize airplane would hold up to 270 passengers
Satellite communications
Jul 5, 2016 - 2:14 PM
The new IP-based satcom service represents a 'paradigm shift' is aviation communications safety and efficiency says Inmarsat.
Jul 5, 2016 - 9:06 AM
Company says delays in transition to FAUB won’t threaten 777X EIS schedule, however
flight simulator
Jul 5, 2016 - 6:30 AM
Aggressive Competition Keeps Level D Prices Lean
Jul 5, 2016 - 4:30 AM
Joining forces with a data analysis company, the French engine maker believes it can help airlines cut up to eight percent of their fuel consumption.
man with head-up display
Jul 5, 2016 - 2:15 AM
ATR aircraft to be the first application for Elbit’s SkyLens.