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.
Contributing to reaching the A320neo production goal of 50 per month will be the new A320 final assembly line (FAL) in Mobile, Alabama.
Gulfstream invests in expanding product line while transitioning leadership. Product support remains core focus too.
New A380 cabin options aim to boost revenue and reduce unit costs.
Radio frequency identification tags can now include live data to improve inventory control systems.
Russia’s UAC and China Comac and Avic have forged an alliance with the support of the countries’ respective governments.
U.S. manufacturer says programs are “on track” after revamp based on new design philosophy, and greater commonality.
Boeing is expanding 787 production rates at two facilities.
Boeing’s fuselage automated upright build program is central to its plans to automate 777 production.
Concerns over the lack of local industrial participation remain, but the previous F-16 offset deal has passed muster.
Daher's contract to provide wing-to-body fairings for the Gulfstream G500 and G600 builds on the company's U.S. presence.