Commercial Aviation http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Asia’s Aircraft Finance Industry Growing As Global Market Force http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/asia-s-aircraft-finance-industry-growing-global-market-force <div class="node-body article-body">With Asian airlines experiencing rapid growth, aviation has attracted a diversified group of financiers in the region. Now that group is looking beyond its home market. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/asia-s-aircraft-finance-industry-growing-global-market-force" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/asia-s-aircraft-finance-industry-growing-global-market-force#comments Commercial Aviation AIRLINE FINANCE AWST-CommercialAviation22 Asia Pacific AWST Thu, 26 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1457891 at http://aviationweek.com joepriesaviation.net Early Start For E190-E2 Flight-Test Program http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/early-start-e190-e2-flight-test-program <div class="node-body article-body">Results of Embraer’s E190-E2 first flight portend smooth entry into service.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/early-start-e190-e2-flight-test-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/early-start-e190-e2-flight-test-program#comments Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation22 Commercial Aviaiton AWST Global Thu, 26 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1458101 at http://aviationweek.com Embraer Embraer’s E190-E2 Takes To The Air http://aviationweek.com/E2FirstFlight <div class="node-body gallery-body">A total of four E190-E2s will be involved in the test and certification program, the last of which will have a fully configured interior. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/E2FirstFlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/E2FirstFlight#comments Galleries Commercial Aviation Thu, 26 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1457711 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Is Confidence Returning to European Business Aviation? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-confidence-returning-european-business-aviation <div class="node-body video-body">At this year’s European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition in Geneva, Business & Commercial Aviation’s (BCA) editors note much optimism in the market, with a much busier show floor and static display than recent years. Boeing stole this year’s show when its fully outfitted 787-8 lorded it over other aircraft on the static display. We discuss the 787’s entrance into the VVIP market and how Airbus is competing with its A350. We also take a look at newest aircraft here, including the Hondajet, which BCA senior editor Fred George recently flew.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Mark Wagner </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-confidence-returning-european-business-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-confidence-returning-european-business-aviation#comments Podcast Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Wed, 25 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1458031 at http://aviationweek.com Asian LCCs Keep Aircraft Orders Coming, Launch Alliance http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/asian-lccs-keep-aircraft-orders-coming-launch-alliance <div class="node-body article-body">To handle explosive growth and the potential for more, Asian LCCs are continuing major aircraft orders and the smaller carriers are creating alliances.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/asian-lccs-keep-aircraft-orders-coming-launch-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/asian-lccs-keep-aircraft-orders-coming-launch-alliance#comments Commercial Aviation AIRLINE FINANCE AWST-CommercialAviation22 AWST North America Wed, 25 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1457151 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Pratt & Whitney Ships First Modified A320neo Engines http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pratt-whitney-ships-first-modified-a320neo-engines <div class="node-body article-body">Pratt & Whitney has confirmed that the first engines incorporating hardware modifications to speed up the start time of the PW1100G geared turbofan have shipped to Airbus for installation on the A320neo.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pratt-whitney-ships-first-modified-a320neo-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pratt-whitney-ships-first-modified-a320neo-engines#comments Commercial Aviation AW.com Suppliers Europe Commercial Aviation Top Stories Tue, 24 May 2016 15:42:00 +0000 1457061 at http://aviationweek.com Pratt & Whitney The Next Big Thing In Performance-Based Navigation http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/next-big-thing-performance-based-navigation <div class="node-body article-body">With minimal effort, airlines will be able to take advantage of the most advantageous, curvaceous new NextGen procedures with their older-generation jets.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/next-big-thing-performance-based-navigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/next-big-thing-performance-based-navigation#comments Business Aviation Commercial Aviation MRO AWST-BusinessAviation22 AWST-CommercialAviation22 AWST-MRO22 Commercial Aviation AWST North America Tue, 24 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1456461 at http://aviationweek.com joepriesaviation.net Embraer Begins E190-E2 Flight-Test Program http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/embraer-begins-e190-e2-flight-test-program <div class="field-byline"> Los Angeles </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first test flight was several weeks ahead of schedule, paving the way for a Farnborough appearance. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/embraer-begins-e190-e2-flight-test-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/embraer-begins-e190-e2-flight-test-program#comments Commercial Aviation Airframers/Suppliers AW.com Latin America/Caribbean Commercial Aviation Top Stories Tue, 24 May 2016 00:05:00 +0000 1456661 at http://aviationweek.com Embraer Alitalia Bouncing Back Toward Profitability http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/alitalia-bouncing-back-toward-profitability <div class="node-body article-body">Alitalia is on track to finally be in the black, largely with help from its biggest stakeholder, Etihad Airways.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/alitalia-bouncing-back-toward-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/alitalia-bouncing-back-toward-profitability#comments Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation22 Commercial Aviation AWST Europe Middle East Mon, 23 May 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1455161 at http://aviationweek.com Alitalia Behind the Scenes: Testing The Big Engines http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/behind-scenes-testing-big-engines <div class="node-body gallery-body">Aviation Week's Guy Norris recently had the opportunity to fly on General Electric's newest flying testbed, a former JAL Boeing 747-400 based at the company's Victorville Flight Test Operations in California. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/behind-scenes-testing-big-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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