Things With Wings http://aviationweek.com/blog/6696/feed Aviation Week's civil aviation blog en Boeing May Block UTC-Rockwell Deal http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-may-block-utc-rockwell-deal <div class="node-body blog-body">Boeing could block the proposed $30 billion takeover of Rockwell Collins by United Technologies.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-may-block-utc-rockwell-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/boeing-may-block-utc-rockwell-deal#comments _Equipment & Technology AW.com North America Things With Wings Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:57:00 +0000 1680031 at http://aviationweek.com Why A&D CEOs May Be Happy To No Longer Counsel Trump http://aviationweek.com/blog/why-ad-ceos-may-be-happy-no-longer-counsel-trump <div class="node-body blog-body">Why is it good to let go of Trump's business councils? Two words: Millennial recruitment.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/why-ad-ceos-may-be-happy-no-longer-counsel-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/why-ad-ceos-may-be-happy-no-longer-counsel-trump#comments Blog Commercial Aviation Defense Space AW.com The Trump Era North America Things With Wings Ares On Space Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:59:00 +0000 1672861 at http://aviationweek.com Flying Into AirVenture 2017 At Oshkosh http://aviationweek.com/blog/flying-airventure-2017-oshkosh <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Join Aviation Week&#39;s John Croft for a quick view of the ride into Oshkosh&#39;s Wittman Field for the 2017 AirVenture show. Croft and passenger Robb Hohmann&nbsp;arrived VFR on Sunday, July 23, and were assigned a right downwind for Runway 27, per the FAA&#39;s AirVenture NOTAM.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/flying-airventure-2017-oshkosh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/flying-airventure-2017-oshkosh#comments Blog Things With Wings Thu, 27 Jul 2017 17:12:00 +0000 1664901 at http://aviationweek.com Living Room Connectivity at 24,000 ft http://aviationweek.com/blog/living-room-connectivity-24000-ft <div class="node-body blog-body">High-speed broadband is pretty much a standard feature in every living room or office, but until lately, not so much in the cabin of an airliner.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/living-room-connectivity-24000-ft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/living-room-connectivity-24000-ft#comments Connected Aerospace Blog Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 19 Jul 2017 20:40:00 +0000 1661351 at http://aviationweek.com Easyjet Stands Up For Manchester http://aviationweek.com/blog/easyjet-stands-manchester <div class="node-body blog-body">Easyjet's newest A320, just 3 days out of the factory, landed at Manchester today sporting 'Spirit of Manchester' on the nose, in a direct response to the recent terrorist attack. Also under the cockpit is a worker bee, a historic symbol of Manchester's working class roots, which has become somewhat more prevalent since the incident on 22nd May.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/easyjet-stands-manchester" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/easyjet-stands-manchester#comments Blog Things With Wings Sat, 10 Jun 2017 15:34:00 +0000 1641371 at http://aviationweek.com Kuwait Airways Grows 777 Fleet...And Moves Tech Stop To Manchester http://aviationweek.com/blog/kuwait-airways-grows-777-fleetand-moves-tech-stop-manchester <div class="node-body blog-body">Kuwait Airways has recently taken delivery of its fifth new Boeing 777-300ER, from an order for 10 placed in December 2014. The Kuwaiti flag carrier already flies two 19-year old 777-200ERs, according to Aviation Week's Fleet Discovery database.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/kuwait-airways-grows-777-fleetand-moves-tech-stop-manchester" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/kuwait-airways-grows-777-fleetand-moves-tech-stop-manchester#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:15:00 +0000 1597171 at http://aviationweek.com Kemble-Cotswold Airport: Europe's Leading Airliner Recycling Location http://aviationweek.com/blog/kemble-cotswold-airport-europes-leading-airliner-recycling-location <div class="node-body blog-body">Kemble-Cotswold Airport is not a location most people have heard of, but within the airline industry it's gained a reputation as Europe's number one choice for airliner withdrawals.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/kemble-cotswold-airport-europes-leading-airliner-recycling-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/kemble-cotswold-airport-europes-leading-airliner-recycling-location#comments Blog Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:23:00 +0000 1590541 at http://aviationweek.com Easyjet's Fleet Continues To Grow http://aviationweek.com/blog/easyjets-fleet-continues-grow <div class="node-body blog-body">Easyjet, the UK's first and largest low-cost carrier is nudging ever closer to becoming the UK's largest airline in terms of number of aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/easyjets-fleet-continues-grow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/easyjets-fleet-continues-grow#comments Blog Things With Wings Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:22:00 +0000 1587701 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus' 111 Deliveries in December is a Record http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-111-deliveries-december-record <div class="node-body blog-body">Airbus' 111 deliveries beat previous months by a wide margin, no doubt helped in part by A350s and A320neos that had backed up during the year due to delays.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-111-deliveries-december-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-111-deliveries-december-record#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:24:00 +0000 1569511 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus, Boeing Focus on Different Aircraft Delivery Targets http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-boeing-focus-different-aircraft-delivery-targets <div class="node-body blog-body">Aircraft are not delivered at a steady monthly rate as might be implied by manufacturer's announced monthly production rates. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-boeing-focus-different-aircraft-delivery-targets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-boeing-focus-different-aircraft-delivery-targets#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:29:00 +0000 1566331 at http://aviationweek.com