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  • Virgin Galactic announces first new pilot since fatal spaceship crash

    ​Virgin Galactic has hired a new test pilot for the SpaceShipTwo commercial spacecraft from the company that designed the suborbital ship.

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  • US Airways E190 lands without nose gear in Houston

    ​A US Airways Embraer 190 made an emergency landing with its nose gear retracted at Houston’s George Bush...

  • Virgin Galactic takes pragmatic approach to fatal spacecraft crash

    ​Virgin Galactic is focusing its efforts on the development of its next sub-orbital tourist spacecraft following the...

  • USAF will downgrade T-X requirements to shave cost

    ​In an effort to reduce cost and speed up its often snail-paced acquisition system, the US Air Force intends to water...

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  • Silver Airways prepares to open Orlando MRO base

    News | 27 Feb 2015 20:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Independent regional operator Silver Airways expects to open its newly-renovated MRO base at the Orlando International airport in March, a move that comes as the Fort Lauderdale-based carrier continues a broad expansion in Florida.
  • ANALYSIS: A380 re-engining continues to divide analysts

    News | 24 Feb 2015 14:37 | Stephen Trimble

    In a lightly attended Dubai air show press conference about 15 months ago, then-Engine Alliance president Dean Athans delivered an unexpected message. The joint venture between GE Aviation and Pratt & Whitney was evaluating a wide range of performance upgrades for the GP7200, including offering an all-new engine to power the Airbus A380.
  • JetBlue promotes five executives under new chief executive

    News | 23 Feb 2015 20:50 | Edward Russell

    ​JetBlue Airways has promoted five executives within the company with the majority reporting directly to its new chief executive Robin Hayes.
  • US Airways E190 lands without nose gear in Houston

    News | 10 Feb 2015 16:00 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A US Airways Embraer 190 made an emergency landing with its nose gear retracted at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental airport on the evening of 9 February, US Airways’ parent company American Airlines confirms.
  • Start-up Jetlines reveals route ambitions

    News | 09 Feb 2015 14:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Prospective Canadian start-up Jetlines anticipates developing a broad network anchored by flights from three primary cities: Vancouver, Winnipeg and Hamilton, the company announces in a tweet on 8 February.
  • ANALYSIS: Lease rates outperform values in Ascend's annual update

    News | 06 Feb 2015 17:50 | Laura Mueller

    Most investment-grade aircraft are depreciating at a rate of 5-6% year-on-year, in line with normal ageing, but some models show a smaller drop, meaning that value is actually improving on a constant-age basis, Ascend's annual value and lease-rate update reveals.