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May 25, 2015
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Aviation Week & Space Technology

Flying the Airbus A350

May 22, 2015
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Aviation Week & Space Technology

Sikorsky’s S-97 Raider First Flight

Sikorsky’s S-97 Raider high-speed helicopter made an hour-long first flight on May 22 at the company’s development flight center in West Palm Beach, Florida. The rigid coaxial-rotor Raider hovered and maneuvered at low speed, with its pusher propulsor disconnected (but turning due to friction). The flight begins a year-long, roughly 100-flight-hour test program to expand to Raider’s flight envelope to meet Sikorsky’s key targets of 220-kt. cruise speed carrying weapons, hover at 6,000 ft. on a 95F day, and 3g maneuverability at speed....More
May 22, 2015
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Aviation Week & Space Technology

Podcast: Top Performing Airlines of 2015

Who are the top performing airlines of 2015? Based on our study, it may not be the size of the company, but how well the business is run....More

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