Tag: first aircraft

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB
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Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is ... Read More

Airbus:  Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings
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Airbus: Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Airbus engineers have developed a scale-model airplane with the first in-flight, flapping wing-tips that could revolutionize aircraft wing-design. The aerospace ... Read More

Embraer takes to the Paris Air Show the multi-mission Airlift KC-390
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Embraer takes to the Paris Air Show the multi-mission Airlift KC-390

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Embraer will take to the 53rd edition of Paris Air Show International, in France, the first KC-390 multi-mission airlift configured ... Read More

Germany becomes first government customer for Airbus ACJ350
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Germany becomes first government customer for Airbus ACJ350

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

The German government has placed a firm order for three ACJ350-900 XWBs, becoming the first government customer for the type, ... Read More

Airbus celebrates delivery of its 12,000th aircraft
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Airbus celebrates delivery of its 12,000th aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

Airbus celebrated the delivery of its 12,000th aircraft ever in its 50-year history. The aircraft was an A220-100, assembled in ... Read More

LATAM named Best Global Airline in South America
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LATAM named Best Global Airline in South America

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

LATAM Airlines Group was named for the second year running as the 'Best Global Airline in South America' in the ... Read More

Airbus: Limited or no aerospace experience? No problem!
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Airbus: Limited or no aerospace experience? No problem!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Airbus has launched two new hiring programs designed to employ applicants with little-to-no aviation or aerospace experience. The two programs, ... Read More

Gold is out, blue is in: United Airlines unveils new fleet paint design
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Gold is out, blue is in: United Airlines unveils new fleet paint design

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Today, United Airlines is introducing customers and employees to a modernized aircraft livery, which will bring a refreshed look to ... Read More

All Nippon Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A380 Superjumbo
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All Nippon Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A380 Superjumbo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) has taken delivery of its first A380 at a special ceremony in Toulouse, becoming the ... Read More

HondaJet most delivered aircraft in its class for second consecutive year
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HondaJet most delivered aircraft in its class for second consecutive year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Honda Aircraft Company announced today that the HondaJet was the most delivered aircraft in its class in 2018, based on ... Read More

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50
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Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

It's been 50 years since the first Boeing 747-100 took off over Seattle on its official maiden flight on February ... Read More

Azul orders 21 Embraer jets
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Azul orders 21 Embraer jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Embraer and Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras S.A. have signed a contract for a firm order for a previously announced 21 ... Read More

First ANA A380 rolls-out of paint shop with unique livery
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First ANA A380 rolls-out of paint shop with unique livery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

The first A380 for All Nippon Airways (ANA) has rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Hamburg, Germany, bearing ... Read More

Boeing delivers first South Carolina-built 787 Dreamliner
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Boeing delivers first South Carolina-built 787 Dreamliner

editor editor- October 6, 2012

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - Boeing today marked a historic milestone with delivery of the first 787 Dreamliner built at its ... Read More

Boeing celebrates first anniversary of first 787 delivery
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Boeing celebrates first anniversary of first 787 delivery

editor editor- September 26, 2012

EVERETT, Wash. - Today marks the one year anniversary of the first delivery of the first Boeing 787 Dreamliner to ... Read More

Boeing 747-8 first delivery set for September 19
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Boeing 747-8 first delivery set for September 19

editor editor- September 5, 2011

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing will deliver the first 747-8 Freighter to launch customer Cargolux Sept. 19 at Paine Field in ... Read More