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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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  • PlaneSense acquires Nextant 400XTis

    ​US fractional ownership provider PlaneSense has acquired up to five Nextant 400XTis which will mark its foray in to...

  • 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...

  • News Listings for George

  • ANALYSIS: Houston gives Air NZ tighter grip on North America

    News | 16 Apr 2015 08:39 | Ellis Taylor

    Air New Zealand's decision to launch an Auckland-Houston service later this year will extend its already strong grip on the New Zealand-North America market.
  • ANALYSIS: Ascend's take on trends in aircraft values

    News | 31 Mar 2015 17:42 | George Dimitroff

    Aircraft and racehorses have one thing in common: they all turn a year older on 1 January, regardless of when in the year they were born or built. Ageing is a fact of life and as a result, Ascend reviews market values and lease rates for all aircraft types in the first couple of weeks of the new year.
  • PlaneSense acquires Nextant 400XTis

    News | 17 Mar 2015 17:17 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​US fractional ownership provider PlaneSense has acquired up to five Nextant 400XTis which will mark its foray in to the business jet and multi-engine market when the first two aircraft are handed over in the second and fourth quarter.
  • JetBlue to offer Mint to two Caribbean destinations

    News | 16 Mar 2015 13:27 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    JetBlue Airways will deploy its Mint premium cabin on selected flights to Barbados and Aruba from New York John F Kennedy on a seasonal basis from November.
  • ANALYSIS: Why GECAS needed helicopter leasing

    News | 13 Mar 2015 14:22 | Laura Mueller

    A dearth of attractive sale-and-leaseback deals in the commercial aircraft sector, coupled with the need to keep the platform growing, prompted GECAS to make a giant leap into helicopter leasing earlier this year.
  • Pastor Lopez named CEO of Pemco

    News | 06 Mar 2015 14:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​MRO provider Pemco World Air Services announces an internal reshuffling that includes the appointment of former AAR executive Pastor Lopez as Pemco’s new president.