Jens Flottau

Managing Editor, Commercial Aviation, Aviation Week & Space Technology

Posts by Jens Flottau

in Things With Wings Jul 30, 2015

MH370 – First Trace?

It has taken unusually long for the first piece of wreckage to be discovered – that is if an aircraft part found on La Réunion island....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, August 17: Russian Airlines

Ahead of the Moscow Air Show we are taking a close look at the Russian air transport sector....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, August 24: Cockpits of the Future

The feature is going to look at four different aspects of future cockpits....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, August 24: Inflight Entertainment and Broadband

Availability of broadband connectivity is become widespread and affordable in the airline industry....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, September 7: Airlines in Brazil

Less than two years ago, Brazil looked like one of the most promising air transport markets in the world. But given the sharp recession in the....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, September 14: Airbus Industrial Strategy

Airbus will open its final assembly line in Mobile/Alabama on September 14 build commercial aircraft in the U.S. for the first time....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, June 29: Air safety in Africa and African airlines

Africa’s airline industry is still lagging behind world standards in many respects. Safety is one of them, but the industry has promised strong....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, June 15: New airport technologies

The special report on new aircraft technologies will look at ways to improve airside operations and safety including such as runway lighting and safe....More

Aviation Week & Space Technology, June 15: New airport technologies

The special report on new aircraft technologies will look at ways to improve airside operations and safety including such as runway lighting and safe....More
in From The Archives Apr 24, 2015

Airbus A380 Makes First Flight (2005)

The Airbus A380 made its first flight on April 27, 2005. The story since has been full of ups and downs. See our original coverage from 2005....More
From The Archives

Aviation Week is approaching its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

Aug 27, 2015
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Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 12

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
Aug 14, 2015
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Bonanza Travel Pays 3

The legendary Beechcraft Bonanza has an impressive production record, so perhaps the marketers back in 1949 were onto something when they coined the phrase "Bonanza travel pays."...More
Aug 14, 2015
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Venerable Boeing 727 Prototype To Fly Again 28

The most famous 727, the prototype aircraft which would join United as N7001U, was delivered to the airline in October 1964 having served its time as a Boeing test aircraft....More
Aug 13, 2015
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Aviation Week And The Bomb

Aviation News did not predict how nuclear weapons would change the world. But neither did anyone else....More
Aug 13, 2015
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Collins Radar Takes The Ups And Downs Out Of Flying

Turbulence? Rockwell Collins had a solution for those bumpy rides in the early 80s with its WXR-700 Doppler Weather Radar....More
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