Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Airbus

Spirit Airlines and Pratt & Whitney to power 100 airbus a320neo

Spirit Airlines has selected Pratt & Whitney’s GTF engines to power its latest order of 100 Airbus A320neo and 50 options of the aircraft. Deliveries of the manufactured planes are expected to begin in 2023. With this selection, the GTF...

Indonesia seeks autonomy from Airbus on CN235 production

Indonesia is seeking greater autonomy from Airbus in the manufacturing process for the CN235 twin-turboprop aircraft. Meeting documents provided to Janes indicate that Indonesian Ministry of Defense (MoD) officials have included this objective as an offset condition should Jakarta decide...

Airbus warns Berlin Against F-35 fighter aircraft buy

A leading Airbus manager has warned that the German federal government would snub France for its aircraft procurement. Dirk Hoke, Chief Executive Officer of Airbus Defense and Space, has warned the German government against the purchase of Lockheed Martin's F-35...

UK backs Brimstone missile to 2030 from MBDA

The United Kingdom has awarded MBDA a £400 million contract for the capability sustainment programme (CSP) of the advanced Brimstone air-to-surface missile, to extend its service life beyond 2030. Under the capability sustainment programme effort, MBDA will manufacture new Brimstone...

Naval Group demonstrates its expertise as drone integrator and presents its latest innovations at UMEX in Abu Dhabi

Naval Group will attend the Unmanned Systems Exhibition and Conference (UMEX) in Abu Dhabi on February 25th-27th 2018. This exhibit focuses solely on civilian and military drones and constitutes an opportunity for the European market leader in the Naval...

Boeing, Airbus rivalry for Iran’s market

TEHRAN, Jun. 05 – An aviation official has outlined the intense competition between Boeing and Airbus as a barrier to purchase of aircraft from the European company. Touching upon the problems mentioned by Airbus for aircraft sales to Iran, Secretary...

Airbus Defence and Space ships communications satellite Telstar 12 VANTAGE to launch site

Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, has successfully completed the final integration and testing of the new Telstar 12 VANTAGE satellite for Telesat, a leading global satellite operator headquartered in Ottawa, Canada. Telstar 12 VANTAGE...

Airbus: Wings for first Spanish Air Force A400M arrive in Seville

The wings for the first Airbus A400M new generation airlifter for the Spanish Air Force have arrived at the Final Assembly Line (FAL) in San Pablo, Seville. These first large elements of the aircraft, known as MSN44, were transported...

ARABSAT 6B (BADR-7) satellite leaves Airbus Defence and Space

Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, has successfully completed the final integration and testing of ARABSAT 6B (BADR-7) for which it is co-prime industrial contractor. The satellite today left the Airbus Defence and Space facilities...

The Royal Thai Air Force receives four Airbus EC725s

Bangkok, 25 August 2015 – Airbus Helicopters has completed delivery of an initial four EC725s to the Royal Thai Air Force, providing highly-capable rotorcraft for this military service’s search and rescue and troop transport duties. The order of four EC725s...
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IAI Delivers First Sets of F-16 Aerostructures and 200th F-35 Wing to LM

June 14, 2022 - During a ceremony held at Israel Aerospace Industries' (IAI) wing assembly line, IAI delivered Lockheed...
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