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Jul 24, 2012

Notable Quotes from the Farnborough Air Show

We compiled some of our favorite quotes from the Farnborough air show for this week’s Aviation Week & Space Technology:   “The aircraft goes....More
Jul 24, 2012

LOT 787 Component Support To...

LOT Polish Airlines is scheduled to deploy its first Boeing 787 in January, and as part of its entry-into-service preparations, it signed a component....More
Jul 23, 2012

Farnborough review

  Farnborough 2012 is quickly receding into memory, but forever it vanishes forever, I’d like offer a brief retrospective using a couple of my shots....More
Jul 20, 2012

Europe Eyes High-Speed Aircraft Test

Don't give up yet on going to visit your auntie in Australia (or if you are in Australia, your granny in Scotland). The European Commission is....More
Jul 19, 2012

What Do YOU Know About Hawker's Chinese Buyer?

Teal Group analyst Richard Aboulafia has never been shy about voicing his opinion, including his skeptical view of Superior Aviation Beijing’s offer....More
Jul 19, 2012

Opening Aircraft Door

I was at the LAN/CAE flight and crew training center yesterday in Santiago, Chile and have a new appreciate for what flight attendants do. I got to....More
Jul 18, 2012

Robotic Taxiing - Coming to an Airport Near You, America

Good news for TaxiBot fans: the European Commission has approved the formation of of a joint venture between Airbus and Israel Aerospace Industries....More
Jul 17, 2012

Germany’s Air Passenger Tax Is Damaging - And Will Remain

The German federal government has published a study into the economic effects of its air passenger tax introduced in early 2011. The study comes to....More
Jul 16, 2012

Video: A Tug’s View Of An Airbus A380 At Farnborough

Last week we brought you a whole host of footage from the flying display at the Farnborough air show.  We also had the opportunity to take a ride on....More
Jul 14, 2012

Lufthansa to Taxi by Bot

"Cool, but how does it get back from the end of the runway?" is the most common response to Israel Aerospace Industries TaxiBot - a semi-robotic,....More
Jul 12, 2012

Video: Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo

One of the most photographed exhibits here at the Farnborough air show is Virgin Galactic’s full-scale model of SpaceShipTwo. To add to the....More
Jul 12, 2012

VIdeo: Airbus A380 at Farnborough

Malaysia Airlines showed off its Airbus A380 here at the Farnborough air show. Will Airbus reach its goal of booking orders for 30 A380s this year? ....More
Jul 11, 2012

Video: Qatar Airways Boeing 787 at Farnborough

Boeing is displaying its 787 here at Farnborough, and in a break from tradition, is also participating in the flying display. This aircraft is....More
Jul 07, 2012

No VVIP 777LR for South Africa's Zuma

South Africa has canceled plans to buy a fleet of four new VVIP aircraft, including a Boeing 777-200LR for President Jacob Zuma and a Bombardier....More
Jul 06, 2012

Infographic: What Passengers Want, According to Airbus

Will Facebook replace worldwide travel? Not according to Airbus. The airframer spent two years consulting more than 1.75 million people in 192....More
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