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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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Aug 27, 2015 - 12:35 PM
Live streaming will give customers access to the most up-to-date information on Gulfstream aircraft and service/customer support.
Boeing 777X
Aug 27, 2015 - 11:39 AM
The manufacturer announced that it has reached the 'firm configuration' milestone and remains on track for first delivery in 2020.
signing ceremony
Aug 26, 2015 - 5:09 PM
Boeing has appointed Russian titanium supplier VSMPO-Avisma as a strategic partner for the 777X airliner.
Aug 26, 2015 - 12:54 PM
The manufacturer raised its market forecast for China by 300 more planes compared to its previous forecast.
Aug 26, 2015 - 12:20 PM
At the MAKS airshow, UAC president Yuri Slyusar said he favors restarting production of the Ilyushin Il-114 twin turboprop airliner.
Aug 26, 2015 - 10:07 AM
Pan-European UCAV demonstrator advances, while progress with the all-British equivalent remains unclear
Aug 26, 2015 - 9:24 AM
Aerion continues to fill out its team with seasoned aviation professionals.
Aug 26, 2015 - 9:24 AM
TIA allows Cirrus to move forward with FAA conformity inspections and certification flight-tests with an FAA pilot on board the aircraft.
Aug 25, 2015 - 3:49 PM
Russian leasing groups GTLK and Ilyushin Finance are helping to boost transactions involving Sukhoi's Superjet 100 airliner.
Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor
Aug 25, 2015 - 3:37 PM
F-22s will deploy to Europe for inaugural training mission 'soon,' but the Air Force did not reveal the timing or location of the deployment.