Aircraft

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 20, 2019, 5:03 AM

Dubai 2019: More A330s and GlobalEyes for the UAE

The UAE brought the Dubai Airshow to a close with announcements that it wants to buy more tanker/transports and AEW/ISR aircraft.

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Max 10
Nov 22, 2019 - 3:38 PM
The 737 Max 10 is the largest of the Max variants with capacity for up to 230 passengers.
IATA chairman and Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr
Nov 22, 2019 - 10:03 AM
The CEO of the German airline group calls for a rationalization of the debate of air transport’s impact on climate change.
C-130H
Nov 21, 2019 - 12:55 PM
The RNZAF has an urgent need to replace its elderly first-generation Hercules, which are over 50 years old.
Piaggio Avanti Evo
Nov 21, 2019 - 9:53 AM
Italian government officials hope to complete a sale of the aircraft manufacturer's assets by next fall.
Britten-Norman Islander
Nov 20, 2019 - 7:19 AM
A UK project is developing a hybrid-electric modification for the Britten-Norman Islander.
A330 MRTT
Nov 20, 2019 - 5:03 AM
The UAE brought the Dubai Airshow to a close with announcements that it wants to buy more tanker/transports and AEW/ISR aircraft.
Su-30SM
Nov 20, 2019 - 4:03 AM
Belarus ordered 12 Su-30SMs to replace the long-serving MiG-29s in the air defense and attack roles as part of a major overhaul of the country’s defenses.
Nov 20, 2019 - 3:47 AM
Emirates is to take 30 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners in place of an equivalent number of 777Xs, but says it will operate both types
Nov 19, 2019 - 10:55 AM
The expanded warehouse in Dusseldorf, Germany is 22,000 sq ft.
Nov 19, 2019 - 7:39 AM
The Ghanaian government plans to launch a new airline next year with 787-9s.