Top News on Farnborough

  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


  • Other News for Farnborough

  • A320 to compete with 200-seat Max for next Ryanair order: O'Leary


    Ryanair sees Boeing's 200-seat "minor model" of the 737 Max 8 and Airbus's planned 189-seat A320 as contenders for its...


  • Bell targets mid-November for Jet Ranger X first flight


    ​Bell Helicopter is targeting mid-November to perform the maiden sortie of its new 505 Jet Ranger X as activity on the...


  • FARNBOROUGH: Bell makes headway in civil segment


    ​Bell Helicopter, for so long a bit of a bystander in the civil segment, is suddenly very busy with a pair of...


  • News Listings for Farnborough

  • ANALYSIS: ANA learns the road to Mandalay isn't easy

    News | 01 Aug 2014 06:26 | Mavis Toh

    ANA Holdings' decision this week to call off plans to invest in Asian Wings Airways (AWA) shows that while Myanmar may look like it has attractive opportunities, they are still not ripe for the picking for foreign investors.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-ANA-learns-the-road-to-Mandalay-isnt-easy-402286/
  • ANALYSIS: Asia’s magically shrinking superjumbo orderbook

    News | 31 Jul 2014 08:17 | Greg Waldron

    The termination of Skymark Airlines' order for six Airbus A380 aircraft, and the reclassification of 10 A380s due for Hong Kong Airlines, has cut the Asia Pacific region’s orders for very large aircraft by one third.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Asias-magically-shrinking-superjumbo-orderbook-402239/
  • ANALYSIS: The Superjet 100 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jul 2014 20:10 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft is a five-abreast seat configuration regional aircraft aimed at short-to-medium range routes in the 95-seat regional jet category. With development starting in 2000, the aircraft was designed by the civil aircraft division of the Russian aerospace company Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) in co-operation with Alenia Aeronautica.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Superjet-100-aircraft-report-402192/
  • A320 to compete with 200-seat Max for next Ryanair order: O'Leary

    News | 28 Jul 2014 15:44 | Oliver Clark

    Ryanair sees Boeing's 200-seat "minor model" of the 737 Max 8 and Airbus's planned 189-seat A320 as contenders for its next aircraft order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A320-to-compete-with-200-seat-Max-for-next-Ryanair-order-OLeary-402079/
  • FARNBOROUGH: The end of show orders report

    News | 25 Jul 2014 09:15

    ​There were collective order commitment announcements of over 1,000 during this year’s Farnborough air show, and more than 200 option commitments,http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-The-end-of-show-orders-report-401998/
  • ANALYSIS: Intrepid prioritises unsecured debt for growth

    News | 24 Jul 2014 12:59 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​US operating lessor Intrepid Aviation is concentrating on capital market issuances for the time being rather than pursuing a credit rating.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Intrepid-prioritises-unsecured-debt-for-growth-401980/