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  • ANALYSIS: How Embraer attracted a global audience to the KC-390 roll-out


    Towed through a haze of green and yellow smoke, depicting Brazil’s national colours, and columns of fireworks, the civilian-marked KC-390 exited Embraer’s construction hangar in Gavião Peixoto into an apron spot located directly in front of guests at a roll-out ceremony on 21 October.


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  • Embraer KC-390 will fly in January


    ​Embraer has scheduled the first flight of the KC-390 aerial refueling tanker for early January.


  • ANALYSIS: How Embraer attracted a global audience to the KC-390 roll-out


    Towed through a haze of green and yellow smoke, depicting Brazil’s national colours, and columns of fireworks, the...


  • PICTURE: First KC-390 gets wings on assembly line


    ​Embraer has moved the wing and the sponsons of the KC-390 into place on the assembly line, the Brazilian manufacturer...


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  • Embraer KC-390 will fly in January

    News | 19 Dec 2014 16:03 | Dan Parsons

    ​Embraer has scheduled the first flight of the KC-390 aerial refueling tanker for early January.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-KC-390-will-fly-in-January-407328/
  • Pratt, KHI formalise GTF risk and revenue sharing

    News | 19 Dec 2014 02:27 | Greg Waldron

    ​Pratt & Whitney and Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) have formalised a risk and revenue-sharing arrangement related to the Japanese company’s work on the PW1500G and PW1900G geared turbofan (GTF) engines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pratt-KHI-formalise-GTF-risk-and-revenue-sharing-407299/
  • ANALYSIS: Should Rolls-Royce stick to aero engines?

    News | 04 Dec 2014 10:18 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Rolls-Royce made the news with a call for its breakuphttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Should-Rolls-Royce-stick-to-aero-engines-406714/
  • ANALYSIS: ​MTU Maintenance Zhuhai geared for expansion

    News | 01 Dec 2014 08:17 | Mark Pilling

    MTU Maintenance Zhuhai – the engine overhaul joint venture between one of China's big-three airlines China Southern and German powerplant specialist MTU – is seeking to expand across its current narrowbody engine portfolio and has an eye on maintaining new types like CFM International's Leap and Pratt & Whitney’s PW1000.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MTU-Maintenance-Zhuhai-geared-for-expansion-406582/
  • ANALYSIS: the Airbus A320 aircraft report

    News | 28 Nov 2014 14:23 | Olivier Bonnassies

    The Airbus A320 aircraft, celebrated the 27th anniversary of its maiden flight in February this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-the-Airbus-A320-aircraft-report-406564/
  • JetBlue shifts more engine maintenance to MTU

    News | 26 Nov 2014 16:22 | Michael Gubisch

    US budget carrier JetBlue Airways has extended its MRO co-operation with German engine specialist MTU.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-shifts-more-engine-maintenance-to-MTU-406513/