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  • PICTURE: A350 rejects take-off at maximum energy


    ​Airbus has carried out a maximum-energy rejected take-off with its A350-900 at the Istres base, final major test prior to certification.


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  • PICTURE: A350 rejects take-off at maximum energy


    ​Airbus has carried out a maximum-energy rejected take-off with its A350-900 at the Istres base, final major test prior...


  • Snecma readies Silvercrest for first flight


    ​Snecma is making the final preparations for first flight of its new Silvercrest 11,450lb thrust-class business jet...


  • PARIS: Eurocopter test pilots bid farewell to experimental X3 rotorcraft


    Although Eurocopter's test pilots think flying the X3 high-speed compound rotorcraft is "a dream come true", they will...


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  • ANALYSIS: India's air force modernisation challenge

    News | 04 Aug 2014 08:43 | Atul Chandra

    The modernisation of the Indian air force is massive in scale and hugely expensive, but will deliver capability that will put the service at the forefront of any battle in the future.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Indias-air-force-modernisation-challenge-402028/
  • PICTURE: A350 rejects take-off at maximum energy

    News | 22 Jul 2014 10:35 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus has carried out a maximum-energy rejected take-off with its A350-900 at the Istres base, final major test prior to certification.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-A350-rejects-take-off-at-maximum-energy-401844/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Maximum-energy abort awaits A350

    News | 15 Jul 2014 16:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus is aiming to perform a maximum-energy rejected take-off with the A350-900 over the next few days, one of the riskiest tests undertaken for a new aircraft type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Maximum-energy-abort-awaits-A350-401576/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Airbus details A350 route-proving

    News | 15 Jul 2014 13:10 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus is preparing to take the A350-900 on an extensive series of route-proving flights as one of the final phases of testing before certification in September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Airbus-details-A350-route-proving-401542/
  • A350 support costs weigh on Airbus first quarter

    News | 13 May 2014 07:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus turned in first-quarter earnings of €527 million ($725 million), compared with €608 million last year, partly as a result of A350 support costs.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A350-support-costs-weigh-on-Airbus-first-quarter-399176/
  • Snecma readies Silvercrest for first flight

    News | 29 Apr 2014 10:58 | Dominic Perry

    ​Snecma is making the final preparations for first flight of its new Silvercrest 11,450lb thrust-class business jet engine with the powerplant already installed aboard a Gulfstream II flying testbed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Snecma-readies-Silvercrest-for-first-flight-398684/