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The California helicopter manufacturer sees sales numbers climbing this year, along with average unit prices growing due to customer options.
Certification allows for approach angles of up to 6.65 degrees to operate into destinations such as London City and Lugano Airports.
No word on identity of launch operators of either the CFM or Pratt-powered versions of the airplane, however
A second batch of Spyder air defense missiles has arrived, and Vietnam could be Elbit’s customer for a major Mi-17 helicopter upgrade.
Charles Champion to retire by year-end
Company reviewing timing of 10-aircraft-per-month production rate
The Il-76/78 fleet will likely be modernized, maybe including new engines. The Il-38 ASW aircraft will also be improved.
N720GD took to the air for the first time on february 24, logging 4 hours 26 minutes aloft.
This is the fourth consecutive year that Embraer light jet's has achieved this mark, accumulating 266 deliveries since 2013.
A second prototype has flown, showing modifications. Meanwhile, export marketing continues.