Things With Wings http://aviationweek.com/blog/6696/feed Aviation Week's civil aviation blog en Switch at the Top Of Lufthansa Technik http://aviationweek.com/blog/switch-top-lufthansa-technik <div class="node-body blog-body">Lufthansa Technik Chairman of the Executive Board August Henningsen plans to retire and Johannes Bussman will take over on April 1, 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/switch-top-lufthansa-technik" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/switch-top-lufthansa-technik#comments Commercial Aviation MRO Europe Things With Wings Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:08:00 +0000 1187141 at http://aviationweek.com Why ST Aero Chooses Florida http://aviationweek.com/blog/why-st-aero-chooses-florida <div class="node-body blog-body">The drivers behind why ST Aerospace's U.S. subsidiary decides to build a greenfield widebody MRO facility in Pensacola, Florida, that should open in 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/why-st-aero-chooses-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/why-st-aero-chooses-florida#comments MRO Global Things With Wings Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:12:00 +0000 1184901 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Adds Used Parts http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-adds-used-parts <div class="node-body blog-body">Boeing forges deal with GA Telesis to supply used aircraft and engine material--for Boeing and non-Boeing aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-adds-used-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-adds-used-parts#comments MRO Global Things With Wings Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:40:00 +0000 1184431 at http://aviationweek.com <p>A Boeing wing flap.</p> <p>Credit: Boeing</p> Boeing’s Baby Jetliner – Five Decades of Growth http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-s-baby-jetliner-five-decades-growth <div class="node-body blog-body">The high density MAX 8 version is a far cry from the stubby little 82-seat design originally envisioned by Boeing in the mid-1960s for its 737 launch customer Lufthansa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/archives">From The Archives</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-s-baby-jetliner-five-decades-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-s-baby-jetliner-five-decades-growth#comments 100 Year Archives Commercial Aviation Things With Wings From The Archives Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:23:00 +0000 1183791 at http://aviationweek.com Southwest Has A New Look http://aviationweek.com/blog/southwest-has-new-look <div class="node-body blog-body">And it's true -- Southwest has a new look. New uniforms and ground-handling equipment to come.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/southwest-has-new-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/southwest-has-new-look#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:23:00 +0000 1183871 at http://aviationweek.com Video: CSeries Returns To The Skies http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-cseries-returns-skies <div class="node-body blog-body">Bombardier restarted CSeries flight testing on Sunday with its second test aircraft, FTV2</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-cseries-returns-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-cseries-returns-skies#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:12:00 +0000 1183781 at http://aviationweek.com BA Building Engineering http://aviationweek.com/blog/ba-building-engineering <div class="node-body blog-body">British Airways starts fourth year of its apprenticeship program--with 12 different schemes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/ba-building-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/ba-building-engineering#comments Commercial Aviation MRO Europe Things With Wings Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:15:00 +0000 1182341 at http://aviationweek.com <p>An apprentice at British Airways.</p> DOT Ruling On Norwegian Air Not The End Of The Story http://aviationweek.com/blog/dot-ruling-norwegian-air-not-end-story <div class="node-body blog-body">The U.S. Transportation Department sneaked a decision just under deadline on Norwegian Air International's proposed service to the U.S., but it may not mean what some in the industry claim. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/dot-ruling-norwegian-air-not-end-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/dot-ruling-norwegian-air-not-end-story#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:07:00 +0000 1182351 at http://aviationweek.com Business Aviation News 50 Years Ago http://aviationweek.com/blog/business-aviation-news-50-years-ago <div class="node-body blog-body">A selection of stories that appeared in Business & Commercial Aviation magazine in September 1964.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/business-aviation-news-50-years-ago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/business-aviation-news-50-years-ago#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 03 Sep 2014 08:30:00 +0000 1181411 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing’s 787 ecoDemonstrator goes to work http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-s-787-ecodemonstrator-goes-work <div class="node-body blog-body">Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator is back – but this time the company is using a 787 for the role rather than the polished aluminum 737-800 which it leased from American Airlines for the first ecoDem mission in 2012.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-s-787-ecodemonstrator-goes-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-s-787-ecodemonstrator-goes-work#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:10:00 +0000 1180631 at http://aviationweek.com