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2022-01-22
Mojave Airport Honors Rutan Name

Mojave Airport Honors Rutan Name

In honor of the contributions to aerospace by Burt and Dick Rutan, the directors of California’s Mojave Air and Space Port (KMHV) have agreed to rename […]
2022-01-22
Skyports Buys London's Falcon Heliport for eVTOL Ops

Skyports Buys London’s Falcon Heliport for eVTOL Ops

Advanced air mobility infrastructure group Skyports has acquired Falcon Heliport, one of only two public heliports in London, and will develop it as a potential vertiport […]
2022-01-22
First Upgraded Top Aces F-16 Aggressor Fighter Flies

First Upgraded Top Aces F-16 Aggressor Fighter Flies

Top Aces Corp. has flown the first Lockheed Martin F-16 fighter outfitted with its Advanced Aggressor Mission System (AAMS). Known as the F-16 Advanced Aggressor Fighter […]
2022-01-22
Enstrom Helicopters Shutters, Files Bankruptcy

Enstrom Helicopters Shutters, Files Bankruptcy

After 64 years and building more than 1,300 helicopters, Enstrom will cease operations on January 21, terminate all employees and product support, and file Chapter 7 […]
2022-01-22
Jet Edge To Establish Teterboro Base at Signature FBO

Jet Edge To Establish Teterboro Base at Signature FBO

Jet Edge International will occupy Signature Aviation East’s facility at New Jersey’s Teterboro Airport (KTEB) under a new agreement announced today between the aircraft management and […]
2022-01-22
Tradewind Aviation Goes All In on Carbon Offsets

Tradewind Aviation Goes All In on Carbon Offsets

Charter operator Tradewind Aviation has launched a new carbon offset program that will automatically cover all of its flights throughout North America and the Caribbean. The […]
2022-01-22
Airline Schedule Disruptions Continue Despite 5G Reprieve

Airline Schedule Disruptions Continue Despite 5G Reprieve

Schedule disruptions among several international airlines continued Wednesday after U.S. telecom companies AT&T and Verizon agreed on Tuesday to again delay 5G implementation near certain major […]
2022-01-22
First Rafale Fighters Land in Greece

First Rafale Fighters Land in Greece

The first six Dassault Rafale multirole fighters for the Elliniki Polemiki Aeroporia (Hellenic Air Force, HAF) were ferried by Greek crews from Istres in southern France […]
2021-11-15
Production T-7 Red Hawk Nearing First Flight

Production T-7 Red Hawk Nearing First Flight

The first production example of Boeing’s T-7A Red Hawk advanced trainer for flight trials is taking shape at the factory in St. Louis, Missouri, as mechanics […]
2021-11-15
Pilatus Launches Smart PC-7 Basic Trainer

Pilatus Launches Smart PC-7 Basic Trainer

Swiss airframer Pilatus Aircraft has unveiled the latest member of its turboprop trainer family. The new PC-7 MKX, on display at the Dubai Airshow, combines the […]
2021-11-15
EASA Certification for CityAirbus NextGen Expected in 2024

EASA Certification for CityAirbus NextGen Expected in 2024

Airbus expects its planned urban air mobility vehicle—known as the CityAirbus NextGen eVTOL aircraft—to gain EASA certification within the next three years, Balkiz Sarihan, Airbus head […]
2021-11-15
Anticipation Builds as Boeing Brings 777X to Dubai

Anticipation Builds as Boeing Brings 777X to Dubai

Boeing didn’t disappoint showgoers hoping to see the 777X on display for the first time at an international air show, as the first flight test example […]
2021-11-15
Airbus, Indigo Partners Ink Order for 255 A321neos

Airbus, Indigo Partners Ink Order for 255 A321neos

Airbus landed the Dubai Airshow’s first major order on Sunday with a massive deal to provide Indigo Partners and its portfolio of airlines—Wizz Air (Hungary), Frontier […]
2021-11-15
Lufthansa Technik VIP To Display Explorer Cabin in Dubai

Lufthansa Technik VIP To Display Explorer Cabin in Dubai

Lufthansa Technik’s VIP arm is displaying its Explorer widebody VIP cabin concept for the first time in the region at the Dubai Airshow. “This concept is […]
2021-11-02
Emirates To 'Upcycle' its First-ever A380

Emirates To ‘Upcycle’ its First-ever A380

Emirates Airline plans to recycle the first Airbus A380 ever to join its fleet at a facility in the UAE, “dramatically reducing the environmental impact of […]
2021-11-02
North Dakota Firms Team on Aeromed Completions

North Dakota Firms Team on Aeromed Completions

Spectrum Aeromed and Fargo Jet Center are highlighting their aircraft completions partnership this week at the Air Medical Transport Conference in Fort Worth, Texas. Both based […]
2021-11-02
ZeroAvia Seeks Airline For First Commercial Hydrogen Flight

ZeroAvia Seeks Airline For First Commercial Hydrogen Flight

Hydrogen-electric commercial air service could start between London and Rotterdam in 2024, based on a partnership announced last week involving propulsion system developer ZeroAvia, the Royal […]
2021-11-02
Field Aero Upgrades Avionics on USAF Beechjet Fleet

Field Aero Upgrades Avionics on USAF Beechjet Fleet

Field Aerospace has completed avionics upgrades on more than 50 T-1A Jayhawks, the military designation for the Beechjet 400A, for the U.S. Air Force. Oklahoma City-based […]
2021-11-02
Stevens Aero Plans New MRO Facility in Tennessee

Stevens Aero Plans New MRO Facility in Tennessee

Stevens Aerospace and Defense Systems has begun construction on a new MRO facility at Smyrna/Rutherford County Airport near Nashville, Tennessee. Comprising 57,000 sq ft of operational […]
2021-11-02
Shell Names Developer for Rotterdam SAF Plant

Shell Names Developer for Rotterdam SAF Plant

Industrial engineering solutions provider Worley has been selected by Shell to provide design and procurement services for the establishment of a low-carbon fuel production operation at […]
2021-10-30
NFPA Removes Bizav Hangar Foam Requirement

NFPA Removes Bizav Hangar Foam Requirement

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has removed the requirement for foam fire systems in Group II hangars under its just-published 409 Standard on Aircraft Hangars—a […]
2021-10-30
Field Aero Upgrades Avionics on USAF Beechjet Fleet

Field Aero Upgrades Avionics on USAF Beechjet Fleet

Field Aerospace has completed avionics upgrades on more than 50 T-1A Jayhawks, the military designation for the Beechjet 400A, for the U.S. Air Force. Oklahoma City-based […]
2021-10-30
French Partners Fly A319neo Using 100 Percent SAF

French Partners Fly A319neo Using 100 Percent SAF

Airbus, Dassault Aviation, Onera, the French Ministry of Transport, and Safran have launched the first in-flight study of a single-aisle aircraft running on unblended sustainable aviation […]
2021-10-30
Textron Aviation's Q3 Propelled by 'Very Strong Demand'

Textron Aviation’s Q3 Propelled by ‘Very Strong Demand’

Textron Aviation reported substantial increases in revenue, profit, deliveries, and backlog during the third quarter, propelled by a higher Cessna Citation and Beechcraft King Air volume […]
2021-10-30
UK Court Convicts Organizer of Illegal Charter Flight

UK Court Convicts Organizer of Illegal Charter Flight

A jury at Cardiff Crown Court in the UK has found David Henderson guilty of endangering the safety of an aircraft for his role in arranging […]
2021-10-17
Former Boeing Pilot Indicted for Fraud in 737 Max Case

Former Boeing Pilot Indicted for Fraud in 737 Max Case

A federal grand jury in the Northern District of Texas returned an indictment late Thursday charging former Boeing chief technical pilot Mark Forkner with deceiving the […]
2021-10-17
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Gulfstream Offers G280 Cabin and Flight Deck Upgrades

Gulfstream Aerospace this week introduced several features in both the cabin and flight deck of its super-midsize G280. The company said the improvements will enhance the […]
2021-10-17
Kaman To Build Transcend's High-speed VTOL

Kaman To Build Transcend’s High-speed VTOL

Transcend Air has selected Kaman to build its Vy 400 high-speed vertical takeoff and landing (HSVTOL) aircraft. A mockup is on display this week at NBAA-BACE […]
2021-10-17
Charter Operator VistaJet Reports Record Sales

Charter Operator VistaJet Reports Record Sales

Subscription-based global charter provider VistaJet has notched record new program members’ sales in the first half of 2021, up more than 300 percent over 2020’s first-half […]
2021-10-03
CalFire Braces for Record Year

CalFire Braces for Record Year

It’s another record year for wildfires in California with more than 2.2 million acres burned and 3,200 structures destroyed through August in 7,276 incidents. CalFire aircraft […]