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December 15, 2006, 5:46 AM

John Douglass, president and CEO of the U.S.

December 15, 2006, 5:43 AM

One of the international partners growing in importance for Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI) is India’s Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL), which is evidenced by the growing number of cooperative programs between the two firms.

December 15, 2006, 5:41 AM

Europrop International (EPI) performed the first TP400-D6 engine control and monitoring system (CMS) test in Villaroche late in May, the consortium announced just before the show. The TP400 is the turboprop engine designed for the Airbus A400M military transport aircraft.

December 15, 2006, 5:38 AM

Among the many military trainers exhibited here at Le Bourget, the Russian Yakovlev Yak-130 light twinjet can justly claim to represent a totally new generation.

December 15, 2006, 5:35 AM

“It’s not a special process and we are following the same principles that we would for a small aircraft. The physics are the same,” said Dr.

December 15, 2006, 5:20 AM

The categorical rejection of the new European Union constitution by French and Dutch voters has rocked the EU to its core, casting doubt on the sustainability of governmental structures for the expanding community.

December 15, 2006, 5:05 AM

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corp. is showing its range of expertise in the aerospace field here in Paris, highlighting its recent developments in the civil realm, such as a 5,000-psi hydraulic power generation and fluid conveyance system used in the Airbus A380.

December 15, 2006, 5:04 AM

Pratt & Whitney is preparing five more ground-test engines to support seven units already participating in the F135 engine development and demonstration program for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF).

December 15, 2006, 5:03 AM

Turbomeca is today announcing a further expansion of its customer support network with four additional TurboSupport Centers.

December 15, 2006, 4:49 AM

Thales Aerospace boss François Quentin sees in-flight entertainment (IFE) equipment as the fastest growing of the division’s businesses. It will improve the civil/military balance and the proportion of U.S. revenues, he said.