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The fleet of Airbus A400M tactical transports is starting to grow as the Royal Air Force prepares to take delivery of the first of its 22 in September.
Predictions for next 20 years remain robust.
Boeing’s latest supplier agreements for the 777X reflect a commitment to risk containment, as do efficiency improvements to the current 777 line.
Operational service of the mostly composite helicopter, which has been dubbed the “King Stallion,” is expected in 2019.
Soon several countries will be operating the Airbus A330-based MRTT tanker aircraft, with more orders expected from around the world.
Eurofighter has moved up a gear, but there is more to come that should enhance its export potential further.
After Embraer completed its initial design review for the E2 it is showing the new E-Jet variant’s cabin at Farnborough.
Airbus expects to have received EASA type certification for the A350 by the end of September.