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September 13, 2017, 11:12 AM

Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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Sep 13, 2017 - 11:43 AM
New-generation Seastar features Honeywell Primus Epic avionics, improved water maneuvering and corrosion-resistant landing gear.
Sep 13, 2017 - 11:14 AM
Boeing will modify two 747-8 commercial airliners formerly destined for a bankrupt Russian carrier into the new Air Force One.
Sep 13, 2017 - 11:12 AM
Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process
Sep 12, 2017 - 11:54 AM
The MRJ flight test fleet is continuing to log hours in the flight test program.
Kodiak amphib
Sep 9, 2017 - 7:44 AM
Brings solid feel and sure handling to utility role.
MRJ
Sep 8, 2017 - 3:56 PM
Mitsubishi test pilots took the skies again in MRJ FTA-4 on September 6.
British Training Fleet
Sep 8, 2017 - 10:09 AM
Grob G120TPs, Beechcraft T-6Cs and Embraer Phenoms are being supplied for the UK MFTS by the joint venture named Affinity.
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:51 PM
604XT certification program is running ahead of schedule, with first flight scheduled for this month and FAA and EASA certification in June 2018.
Sentinel radar reconnaissance aircraft in flight
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:38 PM
Although still threatened with grounding in 2021, the radar is being improved. Meanwhile, Raytheon is marketing an enhanced version for export.
MiG in flight
Sep 7, 2017 - 7:56 AM
The twin-engine fighter could be a viable alternative to the F-16 and Gripen, whose makers have further defined their Indian partnerships