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.

Emirates Boeing 777-300ER.
Nov 13, 2011 - 8:31 AM
Emirates orders 50 Boeing 777-300ERs.
Hawker Beechcraft  850XPs, at the Dubai Air Show
Nov 13, 2011 - 7:36 AM
Hawker Beechcraft Global Customer Support will make available factory-completed Hawker 400 XPR and 800XPR business jets.
CFM LEAP X engine.
Nov 13, 2011 - 5:05 AM
CFM International is busy developing the Boeing 737 MAX’s version of its Leap turbofan and is zeroing in on specifications.
Selex Falco UAV
Nov 13, 2011 - 3:54 AM
Leading Italian exhibitors at the Dubai show are demonstrating the company’s increasing capability in the field of unmanned aerial vehicles.
Special-missions King Air 350ER.
Nov 12, 2011 - 10:20 AM
Hawker Beechcraft Corp. (HBC) has brought a special-missions-equipped King Air 350ER to the Dubai Air Show.
AIrbus ACJ
Nov 12, 2011 - 10:11 AM
the Middle East has long been considered good sales territory for Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJs).
Afghan Air Force Cessna 208B trainer.
Nov 12, 2011 - 9:50 AM
Training is just getting under way of the first military fixed-wing pilots to be taught to fly in Afghanistan since the early 1990s.
Bombardier C100
Nov 12, 2011 - 9:20 AM
Bombardier expects to complete all the so-called data sets for the CSeries airliner by year-end.
Nov 12, 2011 - 9:10 AM
Airbus is developing an enhanced A350-1000 variant with “outstanding [increased] payload and long[er] range.
Airbus A350XWB
Nov 12, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Since the Boeing 787 entered service last month, Airbus is working hard on the competing A350XWB.