Eurocopter opens Systemhaus helicopter development centre in Germany
Eurocopter has officially opened its new Systemhaus helicopter development centre at its Donauw?rth site in Germany.
Deliveries of Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft resume
Boeing has resumed deliveries of its wide-body, twin-engine 787 Dreamliners, a development which ends nearly a four month-long grounding of the aircraft.
Turkish Airlines finalises $6.9bn firm order for Boeing jetliners
Turkey''s flag-carrier Turkish Airlines has finalised a firm order for 40 737 MAX 8s, ten 737 MAX 9s and 20 Next-Generation 737-800 jetliners, which are valued at $6.9bn at list prices.
a2e Venture Catalysts completes acquisition of aerospace engineering firm BHW
UK-based private equity firm a2e Venture Catalysts has acquired aerospace components manufacturer BHW for an undisclosed fee.
First pilotless aircraft makes maiden flight in UK airspace
An unmanned BAE Systems'' Jetstream aircraft known as ''The Flying Test Bed'' has successfully completed its maiden flight, becoming the world''s first unmanned flight across the UK shared airspace.
BioFuelNet, Airbus and Air Canada partner to develop sustainable aviation fuels
BioFuelNet Canada has entered into an agreement with Airbus and Air Canada for the production of sustainable alternative jet fuels.
Eurocopter to Showcase EC175 with Vision Systems'' VIP Equipment at EBASE 2013
Eurocopter will exhibit the VIP-equipped model of its EC175 on stand 7050 at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, being held May 21-23, in Geneva, Switzerland.
UK''s GKN Aerospace creates composite wing structure using new processes and technologies
UK-based GKN Aerospace has created a composite wing structure using out-of-autoclave (OOA) processes and materials, as well as PI-shaped woven preforms, as part of its composite manufacturing and assembly research programme.
Kuwait Airways close to deal for 25 Airbus jetliners
Kuwait''s flag carrier Kuwait Airways is close to place a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 25 aircraft, which includes ten wide-body A350-900 jetliners and 15 A320neo, worth an estimated KWD850m ($2.98bn).