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CFM International gets engine maintenance contract from VietJet Air
26 November, 2014
Vietnam-based low-cost airline VietJet Air has awarded $300m engine maintenance contract to CFM International for its fleet of 21 Airbus A320ceo...
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GE Aviation and Turbocoating to produce coatings for aircraft engine components
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 GE Aviation has formed a joint venture (JV) with Italian firm Turbocoating, to produce thermal barrier coatings for ceramic matrix composite components used in aircraft...

Sukhoi receives vertical navigation certification for Sukhoi Superjet 100
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Russian aircraft builder Sukhoi has received vertical navigation (VNAV) certification for its Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) from the Aviation Register of Interstate Aviation...

Boeing commences final assembly of first 787-9 Dreamliner at South Carolina plant
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Final assembly of the first 787-9 Dreamliner has commenced at Boeing’s facility in South Carolina, US, integrating large fuselage sections of the super-efficient...

Garmin expands G950 flight deck solutions for Metroliner and Twin Otter aircraft
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Garmin International has received supplemental type certificate approval to equip its G950 Integrated Flight Deck on Metroliner and Twin Otter...

Safran and Albany International inaugurate engine component plant in France
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Safran and Albany International have opened a carbon-composite components facility in eastern France....

Airbus to fund aircraft wing technologies at UK plant
Monday, November 24, 2014 Airbus is to invest £48m in its manufacturing facility in Broughton, North Wales, UK, to develop new systems and technologies for aircraft wings....

Assembly on first Ariane 5 for 2015 begins at French Guiana spaceport
Monday, November 24, 2014 Assembly of the first Ariane 5 rocket has started at the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana and is scheduled for launch in 2015....

Bell Helicopter extends core components contract with Kaman Aerosystems
Monday, November 24, 2014 Bell Helicopter has extended its existing contract with Kaman Aerosystems, to produce skin and skin-to-core components for Bell's commercial helicopters....

Airbus gets $14bn order for 50 wide-body aircraft
Friday, November 21, 2014 Delta Air Lines has confirmed a $14bn order with Airbus for 25 A350-900 and 25 A330-900neo airliners....

Orbital Sciences to manage launch of Ionospheric Connection Explorer satellite
Friday, November 21, 2014 Orbital Sciences has secured a $56.3m contract from Nasa to provide launch services for the Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) programme....


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Press Releases

PPG Aerospace Supplying Production and Spare Windows for Embraer KC-390
Monday, November 17, 2014 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries’ aerospace transparencies group is designing windshields for the KC-390 military transport...

PPG Facilities Win Northrop Grumman Supplier Awards
Monday, November 10, 2014 by PPG Aerospace Three facilities operated by PPG Industries' (NYSE:PPG) aerospace business have been recognised by Northrop Grumman Corporation's Aerospace Systems sector with the 2013 Platinum Source...

Columbia Metals Launches New Global Website
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Columbia Metals Columbia Metals is delighted to unveil its new company...

Oerlikon Continues its Strong Performance
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by Oerlikon-Metco Highlights of Oerlikon's recent performance...

PPG Aerospace Expands Sealants Capabilities at ASC in Germany
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries has expanded the ability for its Central Europe application support centre in Hamburg, Germany, to package aerospace sealants for customers in Central and Eastern...

Cooper Standard Technical Rubber at Aircraft Interiors EXPO Americas 2014
Friday, October 10, 2014 by Cooper Standard Technical Rubber Cooper Standard Technical Rubber invites you to visit our stand at the Aircraft Interiors EXPO, held in October 2014 in Seattle,...

PPG Aerospace Expands Sealants Production Capacity at UK Facility
Friday, October 03, 2014 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) has upgraded aerospace sealants manufacturing operations at its facility in Shildon, England, with the installation of new equipment to increase capacity and meet...

Spirit AeroSystems Uses Large Fabric Structure from Legacy Building Solutions
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 by Legacy Building Solutions Spirit AeroSystems, one of the world’s largest non-OEM designers and manufacturers of aerostructures for commercial, military and regional jets, has opened a new storage facility at...

PPG Aerospace Transparencies Group Named Gulfstream Supplier of the Year
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries’ (NYSE:PPG) aerospace transparencies group has been named a 2013 Supplier of the Year by the Gulfstream Aerospace...

PPG Aerospace Coatings Help Colourise LOT Polish Airlines 85th Anniversary Livery
Friday, September 19, 2014 by PPG Aerospace Coatings by PPG Industries' (NYSE:PPG) aerospace business helped LOT Polish Airlines (Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT) colourise the livery of an Embraer E175 jet, which was painted to celebrate...


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