Top News on McDonnell Douglas

  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.


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  • European tanker exercise points towards combined fleet


    ​Tanker aircraft from four nations are nearing the completion of a European Defence Agency-backed exercise which is...


  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and...


  • MD Helicopters to redesign MD902 Explorer


    MD Helicopters has announced plans to redesign the MD902 Explorer light-twin utility helicopter with new parts...


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  • European tanker exercise points towards combined fleet

    News | 21 Apr 2015 10:34 | Anno Gravemaker

    ​Tanker aircraft from four nations are nearing the completion of a European Defence Agency-backed exercise which is intended to increase interoperability and cooperation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/European-tanker-exercise-points-towards-combined-fleet-411433/
  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • ​KAI tapped as preferred bidder for KFX

    News | 30 Mar 2015 09:45 | Greg Waldron

    Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has been selected as the preferred bidder in South Korea’s proposed KFX fighter programme to build an indigenous fighter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KAI-tapped-as-preferred-bidder-for-KFX-410696/
  • Twin crash prompts Turkey to order RF-4E retirement

    News | 11 Mar 2015 16:54 | Tolga Ozbek

    ​After a latest crash in which four crew members were killed when a pair of McDonnell Douglas RF-4E/TMs, Turkey has decided to retire the type after a 35-year service life.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Twin-crash-prompts-Turkey-to-order-RF-4E-retirement-410032/
  • MD Helicopters to redesign MD902 Explorer

    News | 03 Mar 2015 22:44 | Stephen Trimble

    MD Helicopters has announced plans to redesign the MD902 Explorer light-twin utility helicopter with new parts developed in-house as part of a campaign to boost sales by making the aircraft more affordable.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MD-Helicopters-to-redesign-MD902-Explorer-409719/
  • Boom simulator to sharpen Israeli tanker training

    News | 02 Mar 2015 14:03 | Arie Egozi

    ​The Israeli air force is evaluating the purchase of an aerial refuelling simulator to answer its growing demand for this capability.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boom-simulator-to-sharpen-Israeli-tanker-training-409613/