Top News on Farnborough

  • VIDEO: Flying on the Breitling Super Constellation


    ​Straight after appearing at this year’s Farnborough air show, the Breitling Super Constellation operated a special flight on behalf of its original manufacturer, Lockheed-Martin, for a 45min low-level sortie around the English south coast.


  • Other News for Farnborough

  • VIDEO: Flying on the Breitling Super Constellation


    ​Straight after appearing at this year’s Farnborough air show, the Breitling Super Constellation operated a special...


  • OPINION: How Putin's actions will harm Russian industry


    ​Just over one year ago, Russia’s resurgent aerospace industry dominated the flying display at the Paris air show, ably...


  • UK spaceport plans geared to boost small satellite business


    ​The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transport industry by opening a consultation on a site for a...


  • News Listings for Farnborough

  • ANALYSIS: AWAS attracts Asian interest

    News | 28 Aug 2014 16:10 | Laura Mueller

    ​Operating lessor AWAS has narrowed its list of bidders to four parties for its 100-aircraft portfolio after four months of discussions, sources indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-AWAS-attracts-Asian-interest-403118/
  • ANALYSIS: Sustainable fuel future is in reach – but ‘only with government support’

    News | 15 Aug 2014 15:51 | Dan Thisdell

    All forecasts point to dramatic growth in aviation over the coming decades – but can more flights and more passengers be accommodated without a significant increase in CO₂ emissions? A grouping of UK industry players including manufacturers, airlines, airports and air navigation service providers believes it is, indeed, possible – but only if the government takes active steps to support the development of biofuels.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Sustainable-fuel-future-is-in-reach-but-only-with-government-support-402740/
  • VIDEO: Flying on the Breitling Super Constellation

    News | 14 Aug 2014 16:17 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    ​Straight after appearing at this year’s Farnborough air show, the Breitling Super Constellation operated a special flight on behalf of its original manufacturer, Lockheed-Martin, for a 45min low-level sortie around the English south coast.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Flying-on-the-Breitling-Super-Constellation-402689/
  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch - Orders for July 2014

    News | 14 Aug 2014 10:25 | Antoine Fafard

    The Farnborough air show took place in July 2014 and as expected, a large amount of commercial aircraft orders were announced. Net orders came in at 819 during the month where 869 new orders were offset by 50 cancellations, while another six swaps occurred.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Fleet-Watch-Orders-for-July-2014-402698/
  • OPINION: How Putin's actions will harm Russian industry

    News | 13 Aug 2014 23:00

    ​Just over one year ago, Russia’s resurgent aerospace industry dominated the flying display at the Paris air show, ably covering for the low-profile showing by the unusually cash-strapped US armed forces. Highlights included the Sukhoi Su-35 fighter and Kamov Ka-52 attack helicopter, along with the Superjet regional ­airliner and Irkut’s in-development MC-21. Ukraine’s An-70 transport was also on show, with Antonov holding on to hopes of securing fresh backing from Moscow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-How-Putins-actions-will-harm-Russian-industry-402650/
  • ANALYSIS: Hong Kong throttles up leasing ambitions

    News | 13 Aug 2014 03:22 | Ellis Taylor

    Hong Kong is moving to establish a platform that could rapidly turn it into Asia’s new centre for the aircraft leasing and finance sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Hong-Kong-throttles-up-leasing-ambitions-402590/