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  • Double-vision: Our Top 10 listing of A350 customers


    ​To accompany the release of our flight test report on the Airbus A350, our Top 10 feature looks at the leading airline customers to date for the XWB, by number of aircraft ordered. Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database records the European company as having so far secured firm commitments for a combined 780 of the big twin, the first example of which entered use in January 2015.


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  • Double-vision: Our Top 10 listing of A350 customers


    ​To accompany the release of our flight test report on the Airbus A350, our Top 10 feature looks at the leading airline...


  • France meets IOC milestone with second upgraded E-3 AWACS


    The French Air Force has completed test and evaluation of its second modernized E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System...


  • ​OPINION: Disruption management in the social media age


    I heaved a sigh of relief as I heard the satisfying beep of the reader the agent used to scan my boarding pass. I had...


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  • FAA gives Gogo green light for 2Ku flight tests

    News | 27 May 2015 15:13 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Inflight entertainment provider Gogo has received authority from the US Federal Aviation Administration to flight test its 2Ku satellite connectivity service on a company-owned Boeing 737-500, Gogo announces.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-gives-Gogo-green-light-for-2Ku-flight-tests-412796/
  • Double-vision: Our Top 10 listing of A350 customers

    News | 22 May 2015 13:23 | Craig Hoyle

    ​To accompany the release of our flight test report on the Airbus A350, our Top 10 feature looks at the leading airline customers to date for the XWB, by number of aircraft ordered. Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database records the European company as having so far secured firm commitments for a combined 780 of the big twin, the first example of which entered use in January 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Double-vision-Our-Top-10-listing-of-A350-customers-412685/
  • France meets IOC milestone with second upgraded E-3 AWACS

    News | 21 May 2015 04:47 | James Drew

    The French Air Force has completed test and evaluation of its second modernized E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) jet, declaring initial operational capability on its Boeing-lead mid-life upgrade programme earlier this week.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/France-meets-IOC-milestone-with-second-upgraded-E-3-AWACS-412626/
  • ANALYSIS: Air France-KLM and Alitalia search for new balance

    News | 20 May 2015 14:46

    Air France-KLM is in talks on how it might retain co-operation with European joint-venture partner Alitalia after the Italian carrier gave notice of plans to walk away from their existing deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Air-France-KLM-and-Alitalia-search-for-new-balance-412583/
  • ​OPINION: Disruption management in the social media age

    News | 20 May 2015 13:19 | Shashank Nigam

    I heaved a sigh of relief as I heard the satisfying beep of the reader the agent used to scan my boarding pass. I had made my Air France flight to Paris, but just by a whisker, after the gate was officially closed on the departure displays.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Disruption-management-in-the-social-media-age-412156/
  • Alitalia intends to split from Air France-KLM pacts

    News | 19 May 2015 14:25 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Alitalia is to split from a number of partnership arrangements with fellow SkyTeam carrier Air France-KLM from 2017.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alitalia-intends-to-split-from-Air-France-KLM-pacts-412536/