Brazil, Embraer Seeks Strategic Partners For New Projects

By Steve Trimble Nov 16, 2021
Certain new projects may require investors and technological contributors from outside Brazil.
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Improved Missile and New Radars Form Modernized SAMP/T

By Tony Osborne Nov 16, 2021
Improvements made to the system will improve its capabilities against a range of aerial targets including drones and ballistic missiles.
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PD-14-Powered MC-21 Makes International Debut At Dubai Airshow

By Maxim Pyadushkin Nov 16, 2021
The MC-21-310 has made its international debut at Dubai Airshow, showing off its Russian-made PD-14 turbofan engines.
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Leonardo Progressing Assembly Of Production-Standard Tiltrotors

By Tony Osborne Nov 16, 2021
The milestone emerged as the company debuted the tiltrotor in the flying display of this year’s Dubai Airshow.
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Bombardier Reshaping Facility To Focus On Special-Mission Aircraft

By Molly McMillin Nov 16, 2021
The company is seeing countries increasingly look to its business-jet platforms capable of special missions which can operate with lower costs than converted airliners or military aircraft.
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ALC Order Bolsters Airbus Production Plans, A350F Introduction

By Jens Flottau Nov 15, 2021
Dubai Airshow sees Air Lease Corporation become the first customer for the A350F.
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Podcast: Commercial Aviation At The Dubai Airshow

By Thierry Dubois Nov 15, 2021
As the Dubai Airshow is seeing a resuscitation of giant orders, our commercial aviation experts are discussing the development of new freighters and regional aircraft upgrades against a backdrop of ramping-up production.
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Etihad, Airbus and Boeing Call For More SAF In The Pipeline

By Guy Norris Nov 15, 2021
Dubai Airshow heard that it is not a case of sustainable aviation fuel or hydrogen: it is SAF and hydrogen.
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ATR, P&WC Reveal ATR 42/72 Upgrade Plan

By Guy Norris Nov 15, 2021
The PW127XT engine will provide a 3% improvement in fuel efficiency for the aircraft over the current powerplant.
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Chinese Manufacturer Lifts DARPA Concept For New Fighter

By Steve Trimble Nov 15, 2021
A CATIC official describes the K-8NG as a concept proposal for the export market.
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Boeing Plays Down 777X Freighter Launch; Focuses On -9 Certification

By Karen Walker Nov 15, 2021
The 777X is making its air show debut at Dubai.
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Embraer Looks At 190/195 Passenger-to-Freighter Conversions

By Jens Flottau Nov 15, 2021
Embraer is looking to capitalize on the rising demand for air cargo by potentially offering a freighter which could carry 14 tons of goods.
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Dubai Airshow News In Brief, Nov. 15

By Angus Batey Nov 15, 2021
Third Bell 429 Medical Helo For Kuwait Bell Textron Inc has signed a contract at Dubai Airshow with Kuwait International Aircraft Leasing to supply a…
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Dubai Airshow Memo: Is The UAE A Future Hub for Zero-Carbon Aviation?

By Graham Warwick Nov 15, 2021
The UAE sees a potentially enormous export market for its nascent sustainable aviation fuels and green hydrogen projects.
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ISR And Cargo-Carrying UAVs Join EDGE Product Line

By Tony Osborne Nov 15, 2021
EDGE has unveiled the QX-5 and QX-6 systems at Dubai, expanding its range of autonomous offerings.
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First Flying Checkmate Aircraft Enter Assembly In Russia

By Steve Trimble Nov 15, 2021
United Aircraft Corp. is hoping to secure direct involvement by the UAE to develop the single-engined fighter.
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DHL Buys More Boeing 767 Converted Freighters

By Karen Walker Nov 15, 2021
The deal, announced Nov. 15 at the Dubai Airshow, will help expand DHL's long-haul intercontinental fleet in response to surging demand for cargo capacity.
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GE9X Engine Completes Dust And Sand Durability Tests

By Karen Walker Nov 15, 2021
The FAA-certified GE9X was injected with a stream of dust debris in tests that simulated the entire flight envelope in harsh world environments.
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Iraqi Airways On A Growth Path, Orders IFE Systems For New Fleet

By Karen Walker Nov 15, 2021
The carrier sees first and second-generation Iraqis who have settled in Europe and North America as a huge potential market.
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GE’s Slattery Eyes Acquisitions, Wants ‘Sober Analysis’ Of Narrowbody Demand

By Jens Flottau Nov 15, 2021
The GE Aviation CEO also commented on the RISE program and the recently announced decision by General Electric to spin off its other businesses and focus on aerospace.
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Second 737 MAX Simulator To Support flydubai Training

By Karen Walker Nov 15, 2021
Canada-based training services provider CAE, which operates the ECFT as a joint venture with Emirates, said the 7000XR series FFS will be installed by the end of 2022.
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Boeing Completes Review Of New 737 MAX Angle-Of-Attack Sensor

By Guy Norris Nov 15, 2021
The revised system will be flight-tested on the 737-10 in 2022 and is likely to be rolled in as a retrofit to the MAX following certification of the stretched derivative which is planned for 2023.
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Indigo Partners Order Supports Airbus’ Bullish Market View

By Jens Flottau Nov 15, 2021
While most of the deliveries will only be a major factor for production from 2025 onwards, the endorsement from the blue-chip customer is highly welcome ammunition in Airbus’ struggle to convince customers and suppliers of its way of thinking.
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Fast Five With General Atomics Global Corp. CEO Vivek Lall

By Jen DiMascio Nov 15, 2021
A look at plans for expanding the company’s footprint around the globe.
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Indigo Partners' ULCCs Stun Dubai Airshow With 255-Aircraft Deal

By Karen Walker Nov 14, 2021
U.S. private equity fund Indigo Partners signed a massive order for 255 Airbus A321neo narrowbodies on the opening day of the Dubai Airshow.
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