Top News on Antonov

  • ANALYSIS: Baltic air policing mission in Estonia to continue through 2015


    ​The increased tensions in Eastern Europe as a result of Russia’s advances into Ukraine resulted in NATO’s Baltic Air Policing (BAP) effort ramping up in May this year, including the establishment of a permanent detachment being based out of Amari air base in Estonia.


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  • Eyes on the ground as Sentinel heads for launch


    ​With the imminent shipping of its Sentinel 2-A satellite from Germany to its launch site in Kourou, French Guiana,...


  • Top 10 Russian and Soviet types in airline service


    ​Recent reports from Russia – quickly denied – that Lufthansa was among a group of blue-chip foreign carriers casting a...


  • Ukrainian armed forces destroy separatist aircraft


    ​The Ukrainian ministry of defence has claimed that it managed to destroy a number of aircraft held by Russian-backed...


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  • Eyes on the ground as Sentinel heads for launch

    News | 26 Feb 2015 07:34 | Dan Thisdell

    ​With the imminent shipping of its Sentinel 2-A satellite from Germany to its launch site in Kourou, French Guiana, the European Space Agency is readying the next step in an ambitious plan to orbit a highly sophisticated constellation of Earth observation satellites for mapping and to monitor features ranging from vegetation to natural disasters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Eyes-on-the-ground-as-Sentinel-heads-for-launch-409453/
  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch – 2014 review

    News | 19 Feb 2015 09:45 | Antoine Fafard

    2014 was another all-time high for commercial aviationhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Fleet-Watch-2014-review-409227/
  • AERO INDIA: Fokker Sasmos gets P-8 wire harness workshare

    News | 18 Feb 2015 18:11 | Greg Waldron

    ​Fokker Sasmos, a joint venture between Fokker and Indian firm Sasmos, is set to build its first harnesses for the Boeing P-8 maritime patrol aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-INDIA-Fokker-Sasmos-gets-P-8-wire-harness-workshare-409204/
  • KAPO-Avia grounded after An-26 accident

    News | 17 Feb 2015 15:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Russian authorities have grounded carrier KAPO-Avia, citing a violation of operating procedures before an accident in January.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KAPO-Avia-grounded-after-An-26-accident-409137/
  • ANALYSIS: Flood relief to nation building among roles for India's military transport fleet

    News | 16 Feb 2015 09:19 | Atul Chandra

    ​Logistics support for remote outposts, humanitarian relief, paramilitary assistance and tasks associated with nation building are important missions for India’s air force and indeed the Indian armed forces. On average, the air force airlifts about 35,000t of cargo in support of the army and an about 45 state and central agencies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Flood-relief-to-nation-building-among-roles-for-Indias-military-transport-fleet-408268/
  • Antonov readies regional jets for Cuban and North Korean airlines

    News | 30 Jan 2015 16:50 | Tom Zaitsev

    Antonov is poised to deliver two newly built An-148/158 regional twinjets to the national carriers of Cuba and North Korea.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Antonov-readies-regional-jets-for-Cuban-and-North-Korean-airlines-408507/