Tag: test flights

Second largest airport in the world about to open
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Second largest airport in the world about to open

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

The new Beijing Daxing International Airport completed its first test flights of passenger planes in May 2019. The airport's construction ... 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

Uber is bringing flying taxis to Melbourne next year
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Uber is bringing flying taxis to Melbourne next year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Uber announced plans to launch trials of its flying cars next year in Melbourne, Australia. The city is the third ... Read More

Boeing says it has finished software update for its troubled 737 MAX
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Boeing says it has finished software update for its troubled 737 MAX

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Boeing said that it has completed a software fix for its grounded 737 MAX airliner. The software update is part ... Read More

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later
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Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2019

Airlines are desperate getting their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX flying again. The recertification process of the 737 MAX will ... Read More

Japan’s first domestic passenger plane since 1960s to challenge Boeing and Airbus
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Japan’s first domestic passenger plane since 1960s to challenge Boeing and Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation, an aviation unit of Japanese industrial giant, is planning to start deliveries of Japan's first domestically-produced passenger ... Read More

Russia to debut MC-21 narrow-body passenger aircraft at MAKS 2019 Air Show
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Russia to debut MC-21 narrow-body passenger aircraft at MAKS 2019 Air Show

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2019

New Russian-made narrow-body jet, Irkut MC-21-300, with a passenger interior will make its public debut at this year’s Moscow International ... Read More

Mobility of the Future: Fraport and Volocopter
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Mobility of the Future: Fraport and Volocopter

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 12, 2019

Fraport AG and Volocopter GmbH are pioneering mobility ofthe future. Together, they are developing concepts for ground infrastructure and operations ... Read More

Third Chinese prototype passenger plane completes its maiden flight
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Third Chinese prototype passenger plane completes its maiden flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018

Third China-made prototype C919 passenger airplane has successfully completed its first test flight and landed safely in Shanghai Pudong International ... Read More

Flying car makes successful maiden flight
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Flying car makes successful maiden flight

editor editor- April 3, 2012

RAAMDONKSVEER, The Netherlands - The Dutch company PAL-V has successfully concluded test flights of its flying car, PAL-V (Personal Air ... Read More

Sharklet-fitted Airbus A320 successfully completes first flight-test
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Sharklet-fitted Airbus A320 successfully completes first flight-test

editor editor- December 1, 2011

Airbus has completed the first flight of the ‘Sharklet’ wing-tip devices on the company’s A320 development aircraft (MSN 001). Read More

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