Top News on Antonov

  • Irkut receives first groundbreaking structures for MC-21


    ​United Aircraft Corp subsidiary AeroComposite has received the first centre wingbox for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft, a new narrowbody design scheduled to complete first flight by the end of the year.


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  • Irkut receives first groundbreaking structures for MC-21


    ​United Aircraft Corp subsidiary AeroComposite has received the first centre wingbox for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft,...


  • 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...


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  • Irkut receives first groundbreaking structures for MC-21

    News | 16 Apr 2015 19:08 | Stephen Trimble

    ​United Aircraft Corp subsidiary AeroComposite has received the first centre wingbox for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft, a new narrowbody design scheduled to complete first flight by the end of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Irkut-receives-first-groundbreaking-structures-for-MC-21-411309/
  • 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/
  • 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/
  • Top 10 Russian and Soviet types in airline service

    News | 30 Jan 2015 12:00 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Recent reports from Russia – quickly denied – that Lufthansa was among a group of blue-chip foreign carriers casting a serious eye over the in-development Irkut MC-21 narrowbody prompted us to research the 10 most popular in-service Russian and Soviet commercial types. Here is the list, according to Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets databasehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Top-10-Russian-and-Soviet-types-in-airline-service-408570/