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September 13, 2017, 11:12 AM

Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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FIFI on the ramp
Jul 26, 2017 - 10:49 PM
The only remaining World War II-vintage Boeing Superfortresses rub elbows at EAA AirVenture
Jul 26, 2017 - 4:46 PM
The service has determined that five defense contractors have the capability to develop the air-launched hypersonic strike weapon.
Gulfstream G650
Jul 26, 2017 - 11:57 AM
During the quarter, Gulfstream delivered 30 jets (23 large and seven midsize) versus 36 in the same period last year (29 large and seven midsize).
Jul 26, 2017 - 8:20 AM
The company sees a market for light M10 in China.
SR-10 prototype in flight
Jul 26, 2017 - 8:13 AM
The SR-10 is apparently derived from Sukhoi’s previous work to develop an innovative military trainer and sporting airplane.
Morane-Saulnier Type L Parasol
Jul 25, 2017 - 6:53 PM
Daher's replica of the Morane-Saulnier Type L Parasol World War I trainer took six years and more than 15,000 man-hours to build.
Gulfstream G550 JStars concept
Jul 25, 2017 - 3:43 PM
A Gulfstream G550 can fly the JStars mission 'higher, faster, farther' and more affordably than an airliner, the manufacturer contends.
100th Series 400 Twin Otter by Viking.
Jul 25, 2017 - 3:23 PM
The Canadian manufacturer revived the Twin Otter assembly line and has now produced more than 100 of the rugged turboprop twins.
Jul 25, 2017 - 12:18 PM
Russian company expects aircraft to produce a sonic boom with intensity less than 72 dBA or 78 dB SPL (sound pressure level).
Eclipse 700
Jul 25, 2017 - 11:04 AM
The company believes it could be done with work on the aircraft in 18 to 24 months.