Top News on Farnborough

  • 13 top-selling narrowbody and widebody types of 2014


    With the big two manufacturers having released their orders and deliveries figures this week, these are their 13 top-selling narrowbody and widebody types of 2014.


  • Other News for Farnborough

  • Textron readies Scorpion jet for production


    ​Textron AirLand has started making preliminary decisions ahead of launching the production phase of the light attack...


  • AIRSHOW CHINA: Comsys Leasing signs for 20 ARJ21s


    Comac has won commitments from Comsys (Tianjin) Aviation Leasing Company and the Republic of Congo for 23 of its...


  • ANALYSIS: Anglo-French FCAS feasibility study kicks off


    The UK and French governments have started to make good on their joint pledge to invest in future unmanned technologies...


  • News Listings for Farnborough

  • Rolls-Royce looks to hit key milestones with three big development programmes

    News | 03 Mar 2015 09:59 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Rolls-Royce expects to hit key milestones on its big two in-development engine variants this year, with expected first flight of the Airbus A350-1000’s Trent XWB-97 in the third quarter and certification of the Trent 1000-TEN for the Boeing 787 earmarked for November or December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rolls-Royce-looks-to-hit-key-milestones-with-three-big-development-programmes-409351/
  • ANALYSIS: The Boeing 737-700 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jan 2015 14:42 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Boeing's 737-700 is a shortened version of the -800 model, capable of carrying 126 to 149 passengers. It effectively replaces the 737-300 series in the airframer's line-up, and its direct competitor is the Airbus A319.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Boeing-737-700-aircraft-report-408447/
  • Avolon to acquire 787s from Virgin

    News | 30 Jan 2015 11:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor Avolon has agreed a sale-and-leaseback deal covering four Boeing 787-9s with Virgin Atlantic, sources indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Avolon-to-acquire-787s-from-Virgin-408483/
  • INTERVIEW: AerCap chief executive Aengus Kelly

    News | 27 Jan 2015 16:14 | Laura Mueller

    AerCap's $7.6 billion purchase of Los Angeles-based ILFC from insurer American International Group in May 2014 marked a defining moment in aircraft leasing history.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-AerCap-chief-executive-Aengus-Kelly-407648/
  • ATR confirms US interest in 50-seat turboprops

    News | 26 Jan 2015 12:27 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ATR may have closed another year without a North American customer, but chief executive Patrick de Castelbajac has revealed US interest in its 50-seat turboprop.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATR-confirms-US-interest-in-50-seat-turboprops-408293/
  • ANALYSIS: Lessor Intrepid eyes new-technology widebody orders

    News | 23 Jan 2015 13:57 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor Intrepid Aviation is targeting new widebody programmes as it continues to expand and build its portfolio.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Lessor-Intrepid-eyes-new-technology-widebody-orders-408246/