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August 16, 2017, 2:48 PM

Britain’s Costly Carrier Enters Home Port

HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of two huge new warships, completed initial sea trials, but won’t be operational until the end of 2020.

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Sep 22, 2015 - 12:32 PM
Carbon fiber supplier pitches ideas for Airbus A380neo
Embraer Legacy 450
Sep 22, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Fractional provider will take delivery of five 500s by year-end, while Legacy 450 deliveries will begin in June next year.
Sep 22, 2015 - 9:38 AM
Gulfstream promotes long-time employee to steer engineering department, shifts management in finance and hires new CIO.
Boeing F-15 2040C concept
Sep 22, 2015 - 7:42 AM
The manufacturer's 'F-15 2040C' upgrade would extend the life of the air superiority fighter as a complement of the F-22 Raptor.
Sep 22, 2015 - 4:00 AM
Details of the secretive Long Range Strike – Bomber (LRS-B) program are slowly emerging, as rival bidders await USAF’s choice.
Sep 21, 2015 - 2:52 PM
Crew familiarization flights to start October 9
 Su-30MK in flight
Sep 21, 2015 - 1:25 PM
The North African country will soon have 56 in its fleet; Iran wants to license-produce the Sukhoi fighter.
Sep 21, 2015 - 11:59 AM
To allow operations into Rio's Santos Dumont Airport
DSEI entrance
Sep 21, 2015 - 9:50 AM
But there was missile news from MBDA and Thales, while Lockheed Martin briefed the SC-130J maritime Hercules conversion.
Global 7000 dining cabin
Sep 18, 2015 - 12:39 PM
A series of small improvements will yield big results for passengers, says the company.