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Air Canada finalises $3.8bn order for 45 Bombardier CS300 jets
29 June, 2016
Canadian airline Air Canada has confirmed a previously announced $3.8bn deal to buy 45 CS300 aircraft from...
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EASA approves GX Aviation antenna on Lufthansa’s A320 family aircraft Wednesday, June 29, 2016 The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved a supplemental type certificate (STC) to Lufthansa Technik to install Inmarsat's Global Xpress (GX) Aviation Ka-band antenna on...

Sky and Space to launch 200 nano-satellites using Virgin Galactic vehicle Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Australia-based Sky and Space Global has selected Virgin Galactic to launch up to 200 nano-communications satellites from...

SES and Singapore Economic Development Board collaborate on new satellite technologies Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Luxembourgish satellite operator SES has signed a contract with Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) to develop next-generation satellite technologies, hardware and software tools for...

NetJets receives first fractional Cessna Citation Latitude jet from Cessna Tuesday, June 28, 2016 US-based NetJets has received its first fractional Cessna Citation Latitude midsize business jet from Textron Aviation subsidiary Cessna Aircraft...

CommutAir secures FAA certification for ERJ 145XR operation Tuesday, June 28, 2016 US-based regional airline CommutAir has secured approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to add the ERJ 145XR Jet to its operating...

Southwest Airlines to delay 67 Boeing 737 Max planes Monday, June 27, 2016 US-based Southwest Airlines will postpone delivery of 67 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft by nearly six...

Airbus receives 15 A320 aircraft order from AWAS Monday, June 27, 2016 Ireland-based aircraft leasing company AWAS has placed an order with Airbus for an additional 15 A320 family aircraft, including 12 A320ceo and three A321ceo...

China launches new generation Long March-7 rocket Monday, June 27, 2016 China has conducted the first flight of its new generation Long March 7 rocket from a new satellite launch centre in Wenchang,...

Orbital ATK concludes fifth cargo resupply mission to ISS Friday, June 24, 2016 Global aerospace group Orbital ATK has concluded Nasa's fifth cargo resupply mission with the re-entry of its Cygnus spacecraft into Earth's atmosphere after delivering cargos to the...

Vector Aerospace completes PT6A-140 engine test at South African facility Friday, June 24, 2016 Global provider of aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services provider Vector Aerospace has completed its first full engine test on the Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC)...

Bombardier and Government of Québec finalise $1bn investment for C Series aircraft Friday, June 24, 2016 The Government of Québec in Canada has entered into a definitive agreement with Bombardier to make a previously announced $1bn investment in the C Series...

Deals this week: Bombardier, Spaceflight Industries, Iran Air Friday, June 24, 2016 A $472m firm order has been signed by Bombardier Commercial Aircraft for the sale of up to ten CRJ900 medium-haul regional aircraft to an undisclosed...

FAA releases rule Part 107 for commercial drones Thursday, June 23, 2016 The US Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has released the first operational rules for routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or...

Liberty Hall Capital Partners takes over J&M Machine Thursday, June 23, 2016 US-based private equity firm Liberty Hall Capital Partners (Liberty Hall) has acquired J&M Machine (J&M) for an undisclosed...

ISRO launches 20 satellites in a single flight Thursday, June 23, 2016 The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched 20 satellites on a single flight from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota,...

Thales Alenia Space to provide payloads for RSCC’S two communications satellites Wednesday, June 22, 2016 French-Italian aerospace manufacturer Thales Alenia Space Italy has signed a contract with satellite operator Russian Satellite Communication Company (RSCC) to provide payloads for the...

Elbe Flugzeugwerke to set up new aircraft components manufacturing subsidiary in Germany Wednesday, June 22, 2016 The Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) 55:45 joint venture between Singapore Technologies Aerospace (ST Aerospace) and Airbus Group will establish a new subsidiary in Kodersdorf, Germany, with a...

Iran Air to buy 100 aircraft from Boeing Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Iran’s state-owned carrier Iran Air has entered into a deal to buy 100 aircraft from US plane maker Boeing, marking a major step in US-Iran economic relations after sanctions were lifted on...

FAA awards type certification for Piper M600 aircraft Tuesday, June 21, 2016 US-based Piper Aircraft has now received type certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its new Piper M600 single-engine...

Bombardier wins $472m firm order for ten CRJ900 aircraft Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Canada’s Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has signed a firm purchase agreement with an undisclosed customer for ten CRJ900...


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