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Jun 16, 2009 - 2:11 AM
Two weeks ago Lockheed Martin flew its Advanced Composite Cargo Aircraft (ACCA) testbed from Palmdale, California.
Jun 16, 2009 - 2:09 AM
Bell Helicopter Textron of Fort Worth, Texas, expects Transport Canada to issue the type certificate for the company’s twin-turbine Bell 429 light helicopt
Jun 16, 2009 - 2:07 AM
Orders for more than 1,400 A330s and A340s has been the Airbus reward for 15 years of continuous innovation, including the introduction of A340-600-technol
Jun 16, 2009 - 2:03 AM
How will airplanes operate in 2030? The question needs addressing now since new aircraft introduced then are likely to be in production for another 30 year
Jun 16, 2009 - 2:00 AM
Anglo-Italian Aero Sekur is seeking partners for the next phase of development of its Spacecrew Emergency (SPEM) module after tests performed at the CIRA (
Jun 16, 2009 - 1:58 AM
Aluminum specialist Alcan (Hall 2 Stand B19) is developing new alloys and new processes to better compete with composite materials, the proportion of which
Jun 15, 2009 - 10:56 AM
Eurocopter has distanced itself from Chinese partner Avicopter on their joint seven-ton-class civil helicopter program saying the EC 175 and the Z15 will b
Jun 15, 2009 - 10:54 AM
ATR landed a firm order yesterday for a pair of new ATR 72-500s from Vietnam Airlines, bringing to 16 the number of the 68-seat turboprops the Asian custom
Jun 15, 2009 - 10:52 AM
Boeing Commercial Airplanes has begun to study the possibility of redesigning the wing on the 777 in an effort to more effectively compete against the Airb
Jun 15, 2009 - 10:46 AM
Qatar Airways signed a firm contract yesterday for 24 Airbus A320-family aircraft in a deal that included the conversion of an option the operator placed d