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Airbus 350 XWB The Competitor Into The Sky Soon

Airbus 350 XWB The Competitor Into The Sky Soon | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Toulouse France. The Airbus announced the final assembly of A350 XWB (Extra Wide Body) and it will operate in the mid of 2013, A350 is the start of a new era, full of technology, luxury and comfort...
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Airbus Military delivers final A330 MRTT to Royal Australian Air Force

Airbus Military delivers final A330 MRTT to Royal Australian Air Force | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Airbus Military has formally delivered the fifth and final new generation A330 MRTT multi-role tanker transport ordered by the Royal Australian Air Force.
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Boeing inspector fired for pointing out aircraft safety flaws — RT

Boeing inspector fired for pointing out aircraft safety flaws — RT | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
A former quality control manager for a Texas Boeing factory is suing the multi-billion-dollar aircraft company because she says her position was terminated after blowing the whistle on safety issues.
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Boeing 737 Next Generation Boeing 737 breaks single-year record ...

Boeing 737 Next Generation Boeing 737 breaks single-year record ... | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
SEATTLE, Wash. - Boeing reached a record for year-to-date 737 deliveries with today's delivery of the 377th Next-Generation 737. The delivery of the ...
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Boeing's flight simulator display gets ultra high-res upgrade

Boeing's flight simulator display gets ultra high-res upgrade | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
With the addition of JVC's e-Shift technology, Boeing has upped the resolution of its Constant Resolution Visual System (CRVS) for a more immersive flight s...
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Video: Dreamliner Plane: More Comfort, Less Jet Lag

The Boeing 787 is designed to fly longer, cheaper and with style.
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Boeing makes Norway Antarctic history

Boeing makes Norway Antarctic history | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
A Boeing 737 performed a successful landing at the Norwegian Polar Institute’s Troll Research Station for the first time-ever, Wednesday.
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Boeing Capital Sees $104 Billion in Total 2013 Leases

Boeing Capital Sees $104 Billion in Total 2013 Leases | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Boeing Capital Corp., the leasing and financing arm of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), released its aircraft finance market outlook for the next five years this morning.
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FAA to Airbus: Install rudder warning after fatal crash - USA TODAY

FAA to Airbus: Install rudder warning after fatal crash - USA TODAY | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
FAA to Airbus: Install rudder warning after fatal crashUSA TODAY2012 - The Federal Aviation Administration has ordered aircraft maker Airbus to update the rudder systems on 215 of its planes because of a fatal 2001 crash, but some industry officials...
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Boeing 747-8's million pound takeoff

It's the heaviest airplane takeoff Boeing has ever attempted. We loaded our new 747-8 Freighter with more than one million pounds for a four hour test flight.
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Inside A British Airways Boeing 747-436 D-Check - Flying With Fish

Inside A British Airways Boeing 747-436 D-Check - Flying With Fish | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
The Blog for Those Who Fly & Those Who Want to Fly Smarter.
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Boeing makes emergency landing in Karachi : Voice of Russia

Boeing makes emergency landing in Karachi : Voice of Russia | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Pakistan's PIA passenger plane en route to London has made an emergency landing several minutes after it took off from Karachi International Airport in southern Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said.
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First look at the Airbus A350 XWB. What's all the fuss about?

First look at the Airbus A350 XWB. What's all the fuss about? | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Images, the specs and the troubled history of Airbus' super lightweight plane. Can it take on Boeing and importantly, what does it mean for travelers?
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Boeing's commercial airplanes division reorganizes, adds airplane ...

Boeing's commercial airplane division is restructuring to adjust to a historic boost in airplane production and to help it manage five development programs at the same time. A new organization called Airplane Development will ...
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First Airbus simulator supporting A320neo training in China ready ...

First Airbus simulator supporting A320neo training in China ready ... | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
3 December 2012 The first A320 full-flight simulator upgradable to support the flight training of A320neo was put into operation today at the Hua Ou.
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Qatar Gives New Backing To Airbus A350 | AviationBrief – Your ...

Qatar Airways has upgraded an order for Airbus A350 aircraft to larger variants, a move that includes new backing for a model designed to compete with Boeing's 777. Airbus announced the move as the influential Gulf carrier ...
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Airbus A320 'Sharklets' Get EU Green Light | AviationBrief – Your ...

Airbus has won approval from European authorities to deploy drag-reducing wingtip devices that will allow airlines to cut fuel bills by more than it had expected. The so-called sharklets, which are made from composite ...
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Airbus completes assembly of first flyable Airbus A350 XWB | ATWOnline

Airbus completes assembly of first flyable Airbus A350 XWB | ATWOnline | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Airbus has completed the main structural assembly and system connection of the A350 XWB first flight-test aircraft.
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Dassault Aviation - Neuron Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV) First Flight [1080p]

Istres, France, 1st December 2012 -- Today, the nEUROn, Europe's unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) stealth technology demonstrator, successfully completed i...
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Lights out, Boeing creates the first working EMP bomb by VR-Zone.com

Lights out, Boeing creates the first working EMP bomb by VR-Zone.com | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
It’s official now – Boeing and the US Air Force have successfully demonstrated a working electro-magnetic pulse (EMP) device over a military compound in the Utah desert.
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Photos & Story: Japan Airlines Starts Boeing 787 Dreamliner Service to San Diego

Photos & Story: Japan Airlines Starts Boeing 787 Dreamliner Service to San Diego | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
JAL Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner arrives to a water cannon salute in San Diego. Photo: Brandon Farris / AirlineReporter.com.
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Air Pacific replaces Boeing 747 & 767 fleet with Airbus A330 aircraft

Air Pacific, Fiji’s national carrier, has selected Airbus aircraft to renew and to grow its fleet with an order for A330-200 aircraft.
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Airship Ventures Closes

Airship Ventures Closes | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
Mountain View, Calif.-based Airship Ventures has grounded its zeppelin and will most likely dismantle it and send it back to Germany where it was built.
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Boeing sends 'contract pilots' to Qatar and LAN as 787 outsourcing ...

Boeing sends 'contract pilots' to Qatar and LAN as 787 outsourcing ... | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
The saga of 787 outsourcing at The Boeing Company turned a new chapter today as the aerospace giant moved forward with plans to send non-Boeing temporary pilots to provide flight crew training.
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David McCullough Plans Book About Aviation

David McCullough Plans Book About Aviation | Aviation and all things flying | Scoop.it
The book will deal with the social and cultural implications of early aviation, according to the longtime researcher Michael Hill.
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