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Boeing 747


What To Expect For The Boeing 747

Seeking AlphaSeeking Alpha - May 28, 2017
The Boeing (NYSE:BA) 747 is Boeing's most iconic aircraft. However, since the launch of the Boeing 777-300ER, combined with a shift in network operations and the 9/11 attacks, the Boeing 747 started to lose its dominance. The aircraft, of which over 1 ...  

Boeing 737


New era of budget travel? Norwegian begins Boeing 737 flights to Europe

USA TODAYUSA TODAY - Jun 16, 2017
The route kicks off a raft of new Boeing 737 routes that the fast-growing low-cost airline will begin flying this year from smaller airports in the Northeast U.S.. Two additional smaller airports will be added to the mix this weekend as Norwegian ...  

Boeing 727


PICTURE: TAP unveils 'retro' A330-300

FlightglobalFlightglobal - Jun 27, 2017
The aircraft (CS-TOV) has been painted in a scheme which the airline originally used in 1955 on a Lockheed Super Constellation, and which it maintained through the 1960s, applying it to types including the Boeing 727. TAP says this was the "most ...  

Airbus A380


Rolls-Royce Weighs Tweaking Engine to Give a Lift to Airbus A380 ...

BloombergBloomberg - Jun 19, 2017
Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc is seeking ways to upgrade its engines for Airbus SE's A380 as the planemaker attempts to win orders for the slow-selling superjumbo ...  

Beech Baron


Beech Baron 55

AVwebAVweb - Dec 19, 2014
In the Beech Baron 55, for instance, what many find to be pleasant handling characteristics can prove to be a handful in poor weather, or when the air turns green with turbulence. And nothing comes for free, particularly in a higher-end Beech. Shops ...  

Cessna 170


Philly STEM students pursue aviation

AOPA PilotAOPA Pilot - Jun 15, 2017
The foundation has a Redbird flight simulator to practice aviation concepts, and a Cessna 170 was recently donated to the program by a longtime friend. “It's not the best training aircraft,” said Schultz, who considered the advantages and disadvantages ...  

Cessna 172


Yingling Delivers First Upgraded Ascend Cessna 172

Flying MagazineFlying Magazine - May 25, 2017
A Cessna 172, N model, painted in a Snow White base color accented by Capri Blue and solid black stripes was delivered last week to Toledo-Ohio based Suburban Aviation in Southeast Michigan. Originally built more than 25 years ago, Suburban's new ...  

F 16 Falcon


F-16 take-off from Tata tarmac

Calcutta TelegraphCalcutta Telegraph - Jun 19, 2017
In June last year, the Washington Post had reported that the Obama administration had permitted Lockheed Martin and Boeing to go ahead with plans to produce the F-16 Falcon and the F/A18 Super Hornet, respectively, in India. The paper had said the F-16 ...  

Concorde


'Quiet Concorde' aims to revive supersonic air travel

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 20, 2017
Supersonic air travel could be back in little more than five years if a plane that aims to replace Concorde takes to the skies. Boom Supersonic expects a prototype of its passenger plane to make its first test flight by the end of 2018. Subsonic and ...  

 
 
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