Commercial Aviation http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Bombardier Completes First Flight Of 135-160-Seat CS300 http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/bombardier-completes-first-flight-135-160-seat-cs300 <div class="node-body article-body">In a sign of the increasing maturity of Bombardier’s CSeries airliner, the first test aircraft for the stretched, 135-seat CS300 variant flew for about 5 hours on its first flight from Mirabel, near Montreal, on Feb. 27.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/bombardier-completes-first-flight-135-160-seat-cs300" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/bombardier-completes-first-flight-135-160-seat-cs300#comments Commercial Aviation Airframers/Suppliers Commercial Aviation Top Stories Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:51:00 +0000 1268261 at http://aviationweek.com Has The Single European Sky Project Failed? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/has-single-european-sky-project-failed <div class="field-deck"> After more than 10 years of talks, a single airspace in Europe is no closer to reality </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The plan for a unified European airspace, 10 years on, seems mired in single-state concerns that have led to heel-dragging, yet some high-level officials believe it is still achievable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/has-single-european-sky-project-failed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/has-single-european-sky-project-failed#comments Commercial Aviation AWST Commercial Aviation Europe Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:51:00 +0000 1267771 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Flight Tracking One Year After MH370 http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-flight-tracking-one-year-after-mh370 <div class="node-body video-body"> Aviation Week editors Jim Asker, John Croft and Michael Fabey discuss the ongoing search for MH370 and the outlook for changes to flight tracking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-flight-tracking-one-year-after-mh370" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-flight-tracking-one-year-after-mh370#comments Podcast Commercial Aviation Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:30:00 +0000 1268091 at http://aviationweek.com Higher Altitudes Cleared For GE-Powered 787, 747-8 In Icing http://aviationweek.com/technology/higher-altitudes-cleared-ge-powered-787-747-8-icing <div class="field-deck"> Anti-core icing strategies emerge as FAA relaxes restrictions on GEnx-powered 747-8 and 787 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GE makes strides in anti-engine core icing strategies, as knowledge of phenomenon begins to grow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/higher-altitudes-cleared-ge-powered-787-747-8-icing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/higher-altitudes-cleared-ge-powered-787-747-8-icing#comments Commercial Aviation Technology Technology North America Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1267821 at http://aviationweek.com Challenges Could Await U.S. Carriers In Cuba http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/challenges-could-await-us-carriers-cuba <div class="field-deck"> U.S. airlines plan to expand into Cuba, despite potential hurdles </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many U.S. airlines say they want to begin scheduled service to Cuba soon, but will the market be as strong as airlines hope?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/challenges-could-await-us-carriers-cuba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/challenges-could-await-us-carriers-cuba#comments Commercial Aviation AWST Commercial Aviation Latin America/Caribbean North America Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1267801 at http://aviationweek.com Irish Government Wants More Guarantees From IAG About Aer Lingus http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/irish-government-wants-more-guarantees-iag-about-aer-lingus <div class="field-deck"> Irish government puts forward more demands ahead of an agreement to sell Aer Lingus to IAG </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As deal to sell Aer Lingus to IAG makes progress, the Irish government is seeking more concessions about employment and connectivity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/irish-government-wants-more-guarantees-iag-about-aer-lingus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/irish-government-wants-more-guarantees-iag-about-aer-lingus#comments Commercial Aviation AWST Commercial Aviation Europe Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1267781 at http://aviationweek.com Rockwell Collins, SITA Roll Out New Tracking Options For Airlines http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rockwell-collins-sita-roll-out-new-tracking-options-airlines <div class="field-deck"> Airlines address missing links as global tracking goes mainstream </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rockwell Collins and SITA are helping the airline industry piece together which data pipes will most economically meet global tracking push.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rockwell-collins-sita-roll-out-new-tracking-options-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rockwell-collins-sita-roll-out-new-tracking-options-airlines#comments Commercial Aviation Flight Tracking Global Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1266521 at http://aviationweek.com Rockwell Collins Helicopter Manufacturers Look Toward Heavier Products http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/helicopter-manufacturers-look-toward-heavier-products <div class="field-deck"> Increasingly, helicopter makers are focusing on larger, more profitable models </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As current heavy models become aged, helicopter manufacturers turn to larger types for new product lines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/helicopter-manufacturers-look-toward-heavier-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/helicopter-manufacturers-look-toward-heavier-products#comments Business Aviation Commercial Aviation AWST Rotorcraft Global Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1266491 at http://aviationweek.com AgustaWestland After Many Delays, AW609 Now Moving Ahead http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/after-many-delays-aw609-now-moving-ahead <div class="field-deck"> AgustaWestland’s AW609 tiltrotor finally moving forward </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AgustaWestland’s long-delayed AW609 tiltrotor is finally making progress toward first flight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/after-many-delays-aw609-now-moving-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/after-many-delays-aw609-now-moving-ahead#comments Business Aviation Commercial Aviation AWST Rotorcraft Global Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1266351 at http://aviationweek.com AgustaWestland Busy Year Ahead For Helicopter Developments http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/busy-year-ahead-helicopter-developments <div class="field-deck"> Helicopter manufacturers preparing for a busy 2015, introducing important new models </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New and established helicopter makers are planning to roll out several new models in 2015, including the long-awaited Airbus Helicopters X4.</div> <div 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