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News and developments about airplanes, helicopters and unmanned air vehicles used in all varieties of operations, including airlines, military, business, commercial, general aviation and private.

July 20, 2017, 7:55 AM

New Chinese Weapons Seen On J-10C Fighter

The PL-10 and PL-15 are reportedly high-performance next-generation air-to-air missiles.

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Global 7000 dining cabin
Sep 18, 2015 - 12:39 PM
A series of small improvements will yield big results for passengers, says the company.
Pilot's view of KC-46A aerial refueling
Sep 16, 2015 - 2:20 PM
The first flight of a 'full-up' tanker with aerial refueling equipment installed is the KC-46A program's next major milestone.
Sep 16, 2015 - 11:22 AM
Prepares to supply enough parts for 14 Dreamliners a month
Sep 16, 2015 - 11:06 AM
Forecast says India's business aircraft fleet will be the third-largest by 2020, but infrastructure, regulations and tax difficulties remain as blocks.
Sep 16, 2015 - 10:18 AM
Program on schedule for start of final assembly in 2017
Gulfstream G280
Sep 16, 2015 - 10:07 AM
Upgrade allows slower approach speeds, shorter landing distances and enhanced flight management system performance.
Sep 15, 2015 - 11:08 AM
Abu Dhabi-based company purchased the minority 1.95-percent share held by Piero Ferrari
Bombardier Global 7000
Sep 15, 2015 - 10:05 AM
In addition to the new engines, installation of the wiring harnesses and functional test procedures have begun on FTV1.
Sep 15, 2015 - 9:31 AM
Program on schedule for first delivery in third quarter of 2017
U.S. Air Force Gen. Frank Gorenc
Sep 14, 2015 - 3:17 PM
The commander of U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Africa warns that Russia has achieved parity with allied air forces in Europe and elsewhere.