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Airbus A350-900 test aircraft
Sep 30, 2014 - 10:57 AM
FAA certification is expected shortly and first deliveries should start by year-end.
Sep 26, 2014 - 2:05 PM
The U.S. began striking targets in Iraq on August 7, and the effort to stem the advance of Islamic State and other terrorist groups has increased.
Sep 26, 2014 - 10:10 AM
Carrier to use double-decker first on London to Abu Dhabi route
Sep 26, 2014 - 9:24 AM
Program embarks on 3,000-hour certification regimen
Ilyushin Il-114
Sep 26, 2014 - 7:20 AM
The Ministry of Defence has revived the Ilyushin Il-112 project, a development of the Il-114 airliner.
Sep 26, 2014 - 7:05 AM
The experimental demonstrator is being used to test aircraft systems and handling.
First A-29 Super Tucano assembled in the U.S.
Sep 25, 2014 - 2:42 PM
The single-engine turboprop will be used to provide light air support, reconnaissance and training capabilities to the Afghanistan military.
Sep 25, 2014 - 9:23 AM
Maiden mission lasts some two and a half hours
Sep 24, 2014 - 1:49 PM
Deliveries of more than 31,000 new airplanes expected
Sep 24, 2014 - 9:46 AM
Criticism runs rampant of inprudent spending.