New Civil Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/39761/more en MC-21 Being Readied For Second Round Flight Testing http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/mc-21-being-readied-second-round-flight-testing <div class="node-body gallery-body">UAC’s MC-21 flew for the first time May 28. It is Russia’s biggest hope to re-enter mainline commercial aircraft market after Superjet 100.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/mc-21-being-readied-second-round-flight-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/mc-21-being-readied-second-round-flight-testing#comments Galleries New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1674531 at http://aviationweek.com Opinion: Why Sino-Russian Widebody Project Is Not Another Airbus http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-why-sino-russian-widebody-project-not-another-airbus <div class="node-body article-body">The story of Russia’s sole twin-aisle family, and the history of Russia’s previous aviation joint ventures, serve as a cautionary tale for this project.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-why-sino-russian-widebody-project-not-another-airbus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-why-sino-russian-widebody-project-not-another-airbus#comments New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Up Front Global Mon, 17 Jul 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1659371 at http://aviationweek.com UAC ATR Advanced Vision Development In Full Swing http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/atr-advanced-vision-development-full-swing <div class="node-body article-body">The regional turboprop OEM is meeting with success on a number of fronts, including its advanced vision systems products.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/atr-advanced-vision-development-full-swing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/atr-advanced-vision-development-full-swing#comments New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWST Europe Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:20:00 +0000 1653141 at http://aviationweek.com ATR Lithium-ion Batteries Prove Value On A350 http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/lithium-ion-batteries-prove-value-a350 <div class="node-body article-body">After a problematic first go-around using Li-ion in airliners, Airbus now quietly has 50 A350s flying with the batteries.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/lithium-ion-batteries-prove-value-a350" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/lithium-ion-batteries-prove-value-a350#comments New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation Technology AW.com Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Top Stories Global Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1652411 at http://aviationweek.com A. Doumenjou/Airbus Emirates Wants Airbus 380 Commitments Before New Order http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/emirates-wants-airbus-380-commitments-new-order <div class="field-deck"> Airbus hopes the A380plus project will save the program, but even Emirates has doubts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Unwilling to take more risks on a program that may fail, Emirates asks Airbus for a clear answer on the A380's future.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/emirates-wants-airbus-380-commitments-new-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/emirates-wants-airbus-380-commitments-new-order#comments New Civil Aircraft Paris Air Show 2017 Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com PARIS AIR SHOW Global Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1651371 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Boeing Unveils Notional New Midsize Airplane Timetable http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-unveils-notional-new-midsize-airplane-timetable <div class="field-deck"> Although not yet launched, Boeing’s NMA is in full simulated production in cyberspace </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With a clear niche identified in the company’s product lineup between the 737 single-aisle family and its bigger jets, Boeing is saying more than ever about the gap-filling NMA.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-unveils-notional-new-midsize-airplane-timetable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-unveils-notional-new-midsize-airplane-timetable#comments New Civil Aircraft Paris Air Show 2017 Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com PARIS AIR SHOW Global Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1651391 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Study Says More Range, But Not Much More Capacity Needed For NMA http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/study-says-more-range-not-much-more-capacity-needed-nma-0 <div class="field-deck"> Survey of airlines shows how difficult it will be for Boeing to define its NMA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines’ survey answers show they mostly want n middle-of-market airliner, but meeting all their desires may be difficult for the OEMs.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/study-says-more-range-not-much-more-capacity-needed-nma-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/study-says-more-range-not-much-more-capacity-needed-nma-0#comments Airline Intel New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Airline Intel AWST Global Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1650601 at http://aviationweek.com Supersonic X-plane Takes Next Step To Reality http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/supersonic-x-plane-takes-next-step-reality <div class="node-body article-body">NASA has issued a draft request for proposals for development of its Quiet Supersonic Transport low-boom flight demonstrator, starting the clock ticking toward first flight of the new X-plane in early 2021.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/supersonic-x-plane-takes-next-step-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/supersonic-x-plane-takes-next-step-reality#comments New Civil Aircraft Propulsion Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Technology Top Story - Home North America Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:07:00 +0000 1639561 at http://aviationweek.com Artist's concept of QueSST: Lockheed Martin Pratt & Whitney Chief: Russian-Chinese Airliner Could Be Formidable http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pratt-whitney-chief-russian-chinese-airliner-could-be-formidable <div class="node-body article-body">A new widebody aircraft being jointly developed by Russia's UAC and China’s Comac could be a strong competitor when it hits the market in the 2020s.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pratt-whitney-chief-russian-chinese-airliner-could-be-formidable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pratt-whitney-chief-russian-chinese-airliner-could-be-formidable#comments New Civil Aircraft Commercial Aviation Airframers/Suppliers AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Top Story - Home Thu, 01 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 1636861 at http://aviationweek.com Bradley Perrett Russian MC-21 Airliner Makes First Flight http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/russian-mc-21-airliner-makes-first-flight <div class="node-body article-body">The MC-21 took off powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1400G-JM engines. The alternative Russian powerplant – Aviadvigatel PD-14 just completed initial trials on the Il-76LL flying lab that enables it to start the certification tests.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/russian-mc-21-airliner-makes-first-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/russian-mc-21-airliner-makes-first-flight#comments New Civil Aircraft Commercial Aviation Airframers/Suppliers AW.com Top Story - Home Sun, 28 May 2017 14:54:00 +0000 1635431 at http://aviationweek.com Twitter.com/Rogozin