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July 29, 2021, 12:08 PM

Textron Aviation Flies High on Stronger Q2 Deliveries

Textron Aviation reported higher metrics in all key financial and delivery categories during the second quarter and first half of 2021.

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Jul 30, 2021 - 1:29 PM
NTSB was on scene of the crash site near Truckee-Tahoe Airport for five days as they gathered information on a Challenger 605 accident that killed six.
Downsview facility
Jul 30, 2021 - 1:20 PM
The labor strike at Bombardier’s Toronto manufacturing facility was apparently short-lived, as the airframer announced it has reached a settlement.
Jul 30, 2021 - 12:00 PM
Gulfstream is the first company to receive the National Aeronautic Association’s “Sustainable Wings” certification for an SAF-fueled record-setting flight.
Jul 30, 2021 - 12:00 PM
GE Aviation says its next-generation primary and solid-state secondary electrical power distribution and control system offers weight savings.
Praetor 500 (Photo: Embraer)
Jul 30, 2021 - 11:45 AM
Operations are expected to approach 300,000 in July, Argus predicted peaks in August and October that surpass that demarcation, the most in its database.
Jul 30, 2021 - 10:37 AM
The effort of the aviation companies, including Pratt & Whitney and Collins, is aimed at providing Covid-19 vaccines to 92 low-income countries.
Volocopter
Jul 30, 2021 - 10:18 AM
Volocopter made the first FAA-approved flight of a manned, eVTOL aircraft in a public environment in the U.S. during the EAA AirVenture show.
Bell 505 Jet Ranger X
Jul 30, 2021 - 10:04 AM
Bell's profit in the second quarter of 2021 declined largely because of costs related to its Army Future Vertical Lift competition offerings.
Jul 30, 2021 - 9:50 AM
Joby plans to operate conventional aircraft once it obtains its Part 135 certificate as it works toward certification of its eVTOL.
Cessna Citation Latitude
Jul 29, 2021 - 12:08 PM
Textron Aviation reported higher metrics in all key financial and delivery categories during the second quarter and first half of 2021.