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  • AIRSHOW CHINA: CFM starts building Leap-1Cs for C919 flight test


    CFM International says it is “very pleased” with the performance of its Leap-1C engine so far, and it has started building engines to be delivered for Comac’s C919 flight test programme.


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  • Hexcel to build new composites plant for Airbus and CFM contracts


    Carbonfibre materials specialist Hexcel is to cement its relationship with Airbus via a $250 million investment in...


  • India's fifth P-8 arrives for duty


    ​The Indian Navy on 9 September received a fifth Boeing P-8I, filling out on time more than half of its planned fleet...


  • GE delays Passport engine flight test


    Bombardier must wait a few more months to see the flight test phase begin for the GE Aviation engine that will power...


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  • Frontier orders first A321s

    News | 24 Nov 2014 12:38 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​US carrier Frontier Airlines is ordering nine Airbus A321s, its first agreement for the largest member of the single-aisle family.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-orders-first-A321s-406397/
  • ANALYSIS: What do recent production rate changes mean?

    News | 21 Nov 2014 08:00 | Richard Evans

    Richard Evans, senior consultant, who recently joined Ascend from Rolls-Royce, examines recent announcements about production rate changes at Airbus and Boeinghttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-What-do-recent-production-rate-changes-mean-406325/
  • CALC buys two more AirAsia A320s for Chengdu leases

    News | 17 Nov 2014 15:56 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Operating lessor China Aircraft Leasing (CALC) has purchased two new Airbus A320 from AirAsia for forward lease to Chinese carrier Chengdu Airlines, sources indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CALC-buys-two-more-AirAsia-A320s-for-Chengdu-leases-406157/
  • Air France-KLM MRO arm names chief for CRMA unit

    News | 17 Nov 2014 15:54 | Michael Gubisch

    ​Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance has appointed Benjamin Moreau chief executive of the group’s engine component repair subsidiary CRMA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-KLM-MRO-arm-names-chief-for-CRMA-unit-406162/
  • ​ALTA: CFM to fly Leap flight trials on two 747 testbeds

    News | 14 Nov 2014 18:33 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    CFM International describes early flight-test results of the new Leap turbofan as "promising" as it plans parallel flight trials using a second Boeing 747 flying testbed (FTB).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALTA-CFM-to-fly-Leap-flight-trials-on-two-747-testbeds-406111/
  • ALTA: Boeing on the march in Latin America

    News | 13 Nov 2014 15:25 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Latin America has traditionally been a rich hunting ground for Boeing, but life has become more difficult recently after a concerted drive by Airbus to gain market share. The scales are tipping in favour of the European rival – certainly in the booming single-aisle sector – but Seattle is working flat out to redress the balance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALTA-Boeing-on-the-march-in-Latin-America-405775/