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  • Solar Impulse appeal is selfie-evident


    Selfie sticks have been banned in many public spaces, but Solar Impulse pilot Bertrand Piccard clearly likes the idea – catching this snap of himself piloting the solar-only aircraft over 1,344km and 17hr 22min from Chongqing to Nanjing, the sixth leg of a 12-hop round-the-world adventure that ​began in Abu Dhabi on 9 March.


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  • Pilatus posts record profits


    Pilatus Aircraft, the Swiss manufacturer of the PC family of business aircraft and military trainers, has posted its...


  • Bombardier CEO suggests new CSeries delay possible


    ​Bombardier’s new chief executive appeared to disclose a new delay for first delivery of the CS100 at a press...


  • Back to life: nine civil types revived


    ​As our report on Viking’s ​Twin Otter shows, reviving civil aircraft programmes that have foundered can be a gamble ...


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  • ANALYSIS: Can Turkey's business aviation stay the course?

    News | 24 Apr 2015 09:37 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Like many emerging economies with strong international trade and distant centres of population, Turkey has seen interest in business aviation soar in recent years. However, in common with similar countries, inadequate infrastructure and an immature regulatory environment is holding back the sector’s growth.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-Turkeys-business-aviation-stay-the-course-411177/
  • Solar Impulse appeal is selfie-evident

    News | 23 Apr 2015 17:16 | Dan Thisdell

    Selfie sticks have been banned in many public spaces, but Solar Impulse pilot Bertrand Piccard clearly likes the idea – catching this snap of himself piloting the solar-only aircraft over 1,344km and 17hr 22min from Chongqing to Nanjing, the sixth leg of a 12-hop round-the-world adventure that ​began in Abu Dhabi on 9 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-appeal-is-selfie-evident-411540/
  • ABACE: VistaJet on verge of securing Chinese AOC

    News | 15 Apr 2015 07:01 | Greg Waldron

    ​Swiss VIP charter operator VistaJet is on the verge of announcing a partnership with a Chinese aviation company, which will provide it with a Chinese air operators’ certificate (AOC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ABACE-VistaJet-on-verge-of-securing-Chinese-AOC-411220/
  • ANALYSIS: Airlines reap benefits of cheap funding for now

    News | 14 Apr 2015 12:47 | Laura Mueller

    ​Strong capital markets are proving to be a boost for airlines looking to raise capital this year, but this strong market sentiment should be met with guarded optimism as the financial recovery is anything but ordinary.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airlines-reap-benefits-of-cheap-funding-for-now-411179/
  • Pilatus posts record profits

    News | 10 Apr 2015 09:35 | Kate Sarsfield

    Pilatus Aircraft, the Swiss manufacturer of the PC family of business aircraft and military trainers, has posted its strongest-ever annual bresults.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pilatus-posts-record-profits-411029/
  • Bombardier CEO suggests new CSeries delay possible

    News | 27 Mar 2015 21:05 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Bombardier’s new chief executive appeared to disclose a new delay for first delivery of the CS100 at a press conference in Montreal on 27 March, but a company spokeswoman says there has been no change.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-CEO-suggests-new-CSeries-delay-possible-410668/