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  • Australian beach debris unrelated to MH370: ATSB

    News | 24 Apr 2014 02:05 | Greg Waldron

    ​Australian investigators have dismissed the possibility that debris washed ashore from the Indian Ocean south of Perth is related to the lost Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-beach-debris-unrelated-to-MH370-ATSB-398516/
  • UK coroner investigates 'aerotoxic' case

    News | 20 Apr 2014 23:00 | David Learmount

    A coroner based in Bournemouth, UK, will begin the examination this week of the cause of death of a British Airways pilot, Richard Westgate, who died in December 2012 aged 43http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-coroner-investigates-aerotoxic-case-398272/
  • UTC, AVIC launch JV for C919's power system

    News | 16 Apr 2014 02:39 | Mavis Toh

    UTC Aerospace Systems and AVIC Electromechanical Company have launched a joint venture to develop and manufacture the electric power system for the in-development Comac C919.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UTC-AVIC-launch-JV-for-C919s-power-system-398284/
  • Swiss clashes with pilot union over cost cuts

    News | 15 Apr 2014 14:55 | Michael Gubisch

    Swiss is planning to operate its on-order Boeing 777 fleet through its regional arm, after the Alpine carrier was unable to reach a labour agreement with the mainline operation’s pilot union.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swiss-clashes-with-pilot-union-over-cost-cuts-398259/
  • Construction under way on MC-21 wing boxes

    News | 15 Apr 2014 13:54 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Russian manufacturer AeroKompozit has started constructing the composite wing box panels for the Irkut MC-21 twinjet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Construction-under-way-on-MC-21-wing-boxes-398257/
  • 'New strategy' may be needed in MH370 search

    News | 24 Apr 2014 11:07 | David Learmount

    ​Governments involved in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 flight MH370 have resolved to continue the task, but the Australian coordinators of the exercise have declared they may soon need a new strategy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-strategy-may-be-needed-in-MH370-search-398528/
  • Australian beach debris unrelated to MH370: ATSB

    News | 24 Apr 2014 02:05 | Greg Waldron

    ​Australian investigators have dismissed the possibility that debris washed ashore from the Indian Ocean south of Perth is related to the lost Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-beach-debris-unrelated-to-MH370-ATSB-398516/
  • Ex-Im financing saves foreign carriers about 3%: Anderson

    News | 23 Apr 2014 16:09 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson claims that US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) loan guarantees for widebody aircraft save foreign carriers up to 300bp versus commercial rates.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ex-Im-financing-saves-foreign-carriers-about-3-Anderson-398505/
  • Azul acquires A350s and A330s for international flights

    News | 23 Apr 2014 13:56 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Brazilian low-cost carrier Azul will acquire 11 Airbus widebodies and plans to launch its first international flights to the USA by early 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Azul-acquires-A350s-and-A330s-for-international-flights-398494/
  • Unidentified customer orders two Q400s

    News | 23 Apr 2014 11:06 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Bombardier has disclosed that two Q400 turboprops have been ordered by a customer in the Middle East and Africa region.​http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Unidentified-customer-orders-two-Q400s-398480/
  • Honeywell foresees data revolution aboard business jets

    News | 24 Apr 2014 08:15 | Greg Waldron

    Honeywell believes that improved data connectivity for business aircraft will have a major impact in both the cockpit and passenger cabin.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Honeywell-foresees-data-revolution-aboard-business-jets-398523/
  • Non-profit group sues FAA over UAV flying ban

    News | 22 Apr 2014 18:52 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration faces a second legal challenge over its ban on non-recreational flying of unmanned aircraft – and the first coming from a non-profit organization dedicated to searching for missing people.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Non-profit-group-sues-FAA-over-UAV-flying-ban-398449/
  • Dassault upbeat on Falcon 5X progress

    News | 22 Apr 2014 03:47 | Greg Waldron

    ​Dassault says progress with its new Falcon 5X business jet is going well, with the first flight still on track for early 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dassault-upbeat-on-Falcon-5X-progress-398409/
  • ExecuJet eyes aircraft management growth in Asia Pacific

    News | 21 Apr 2014 08:44 | Greg Waldron

    ​Execujet’s Asia Pacific strategy is increasing its aircraft management business in the region, and also boosting its MRO capabilities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ExecuJet-eyes-aircraft-management-growth-in-Asia-Pacific-398388/
  • GA industry looks forward to SE-IMC approval for single turboprops

    News | 16 Apr 2014 13:53 | David Learmount

    http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GA-industry-looks-forward-to-SE-IMC-approval-for-single-turboprops-398306/
  • Grounding A-10s will save $4.2 billion, decision ‘clear’: USAF general

    News | 23 Apr 2014 18:43 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​For months, US Air Force officials have used the adjective “hard” to describe their decision to ground entire fleets of aircraft in respond to budget cuts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Grounding-A-10s-will-save-42-billion-decision-clear-USAF-general-398508/
  • Dutch air force scraps DC-10 transport

    News | 23 Apr 2014 15:18

    ​A Royal Netherlands Air Force-owned McDonnell Douglas DC-10 transport/freighter has been flown to the UK for scrapping, less than three years after entering use with the service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dutch-air-force-scraps-DC-10-transport-398498/
  • Australia confirms A$12.4bn F-35 order

    News | 23 Apr 2014 13:03 | Greg Waldron

    ​Australia has confirmed its acquisition of 58 Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft, putting the value of the deal at A$12.4 billion ($11.5 billion).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-confirms-A124bn-F-35-order-398486/
  • Selex aces active decoy test with BriteCloud

    News | 23 Apr 2014 10:25 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Selex ES has proven the capability of its BriteCloud expendable decoy during “multiple end-to-end tests” conducted using an undisclosed combat aircraft type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Selex-aces-active-decoy-test-with-BriteCloud-398478/
  • F-35 orders strong despite US budget uncertainties: Lockheed

    News | 23 Apr 2014 09:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Lockheed Martin continues to express confidence in the strength of orders for its F-35 Joint Strike Fighter despite a recent Defense Department report saying possible budget cuts could shave billions of dollars from F-35 funding.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/F-35-orders-strong-despite-US-budget-uncertainties-Lockheed-398444/
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