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July 27, 2017, 10:54 AM

Falcon Sales Boost Dassault First-half Results

Deliveries of Falcons increased by two to 17 in the first half, while order intake of new and pre-owned Falcons jumped by more than 25 percent.

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Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James (right) and assistant secretary for acquisition Bill LaPlante
Jun 18, 2015 - 9:31 AM
The field of potential contenders has been adjusted as industry awaits a formal request for proposals.
Scorpion
Jun 18, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The joint venture said it will show the light attack jet to multiple European air forces on its current visit.
Jun 18, 2015 - 8:24 AM
Low-cost carrier Wizz Air is to buy at least 110 Airbus A321neo narrow bodies.
Piaggio Aerospace CEO
Jun 18, 2015 - 6:50 AM
Piaggio makes two more sales of the Avanti Evo twin pusherprop at the Paris Air Show.
 A380 Airbus
Jun 18, 2015 - 6:30 AM
Executives try to put positive spin on A380 economy seat shrink.
Cebu Pacific Air
Jun 18, 2015 - 6:10 AM
Cebu Pacific is buying up to 20 ATR 72-600s, and Braathens will get up to 15.
Dornier 228
Jun 18, 2015 - 5:30 AM
Popularity of the Do228 in special mission roles has led to a restarting of the old Fairchild Dornier production line at Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany.
Jun 18, 2015 - 5:20 AM
Fuel economy, maintenance costs and training costs are top considerations.
Flaris very light jet (VLJ)
Jun 18, 2015 - 4:30 AM
Prototype was originally fitted with a 1,460-pound-thrust Pratt & Whitney Canada PW610F.
Jun 18, 2015 - 4:20 AM
UK company Dart Jet has schemed a new modular concept for training aircraft.