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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.

November 18, 2020, 9:09 AM

FAA Lifts Grounding Order for Boeing 737 Max

A new order signed by FAA Administrator Steve Dickson paves the way for the Max’s return to service by year-end.

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B-1 external carriage
Nov 26, 2020 - 6:32 AM
Boeing B-1Bs bombers are slated to become carriers for large hypersonic missiles such as the Lockheed Martin AGM-183A ARRW.
Nov 26, 2020 - 4:49 AM
Brazil's ANAC aviation authority is adopting FAA's airworthiness directive to allow the Boeing 737 Max airline to resume operations.
Nov 24, 2020 - 3:13 PM
Gulfstream Aerospace president Mark Burns said the company continues to invest in supersonic R&D, but believes the market is 10 years away.
Nov 23, 2020 - 1:30 PM
A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge singed off for One Aviation's Chapter 11 exit via asset sales to AML Global Eclipse and Nautical Hero Group.
G700
Nov 23, 2020 - 12:08 PM
The Gulfstream G700 has completed most of the required tests for certification and now is conducting avionics trials.
Nov 23, 2020 - 9:49 AM
Spire Global will provide detailed weather forecasting that will be used to optimize flight planning as part of Aerion's AS2 "Boomless Cruise" technology.
Catalyst testbed King Air 350
Nov 23, 2020 - 8:20 AM
GE Aviation expects to begin ground testing of the Catalyst turboprop engine on a King Air flying test bed in early December.
GippsAero GA8 Airvan
Nov 20, 2020 - 10:11 AM
India’s Mahindra Aerospace has shuttered its GippsAero subsidiary in Australia that had manufactured the GA8 Airvan.
Nov 20, 2020 - 8:10 AM
There were a number of candidates for new turboprops in this year's Top Flight Awards.
Nov 20, 2020 - 8:00 AM
Technology continues to advance in the business jet market as seen in these Top Flight Awards nominees.