Top News on Aermacchi

  • VLM set to become first European Superjet operator


    Belgian carrier VLM is to become the first European Union operator of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 following a deal with Ilyushin Finance to lease two of the regional aircraft.


  • Other News for Aermacchi

  • Airbus Defence teams with Tata for Indian Air Force bid


    ​Airbus Defence and Space has announced it is teaming up with Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) to bid to replace the...


  • Afghan G222s scrapped for pennies on the dollar


    ​The majority of a fleet of transport aircraft purchased by the US Air Force on behalf of the Afghan National Army Air...


  • France to evaluate M-345 as possible Alpha Jet replacement


    ​France appears to have begun the process of seeking a replacement for its air force’s fleet of aged...


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  • VLM set to become first European Superjet operator

    News | 29 Oct 2014 11:02 | Murdo Morrison

    Belgian carrier VLM is to become the first European Union operator of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 following a deal with Ilyushin Finance to lease two of the regional aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VLM-set-to-become-first-European-Superjet-operator-405339/
  • Airbus Defence teams with Tata for Indian Air Force bid

    News | 28 Oct 2014 13:47 | David Learmount

    ​Airbus Defence and Space has announced it is teaming up with Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) to bid to replace the Indian Air Force´s fleet of British Aerospace/Avro 748 small tactical transport aircraft with the Airbus C295 twin turboprop medium airlifter. The main competitor is for the bid is Alenia Aermacchi with its C27J Spartanhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-Defence-teams-with-Tata-for-Indian-Air-Force-bid-405328/
  • Afghan G222s scrapped for pennies on the dollar

    News | 10 Oct 2014 16:49 | Dan Parsons

    ​The majority of a fleet of transport aircraft purchased by the US Air Force on behalf of the Afghan National Army Air Corps (ANAAC) has been scrapped for a fraction of their original price tag.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Afghan-G222s-scrapped-for-pennies-on-the-dollar-404672/
  • ​Alenia picks FJ44 for M-345 trainer, mulls SF-260 replacement

    News | 08 Oct 2014 20:16 | Dominic Perry

    Alenia Aermacchi has selected the Williams International FJ44-4M turbofan to power its M-345 intermediate trainer, with the engine supplier having beaten rival proposals from Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alenia-picks-FJ44-for-M-345-trainer-mulls-SF-260-replacement-404587/
  • Europe is replacement aircraft market: ATR chief

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Turboprop manufacturer ATR sees Europe more as a replacement aircraft market rather than a growth market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europe-is-replacement-aircraft-market-ATR-chief-404342/
  • Israel opens M-346 'Lavi' training centre

    News | 29 Sep 2014 13:03 | Arie Egozi

    The Israeli air force has inaugurated a new flight training center for the Alenia Aermacchi M-346 ("Lavi") trainer at its Hazerim air base.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israel-opens-M-346-Lavi-training-centre-404242/