HelicoptersItaly’s National Fire Corps receives first two AW-139 helicopters
The aircraft will carry out search and medical rescue, firefighting and disaster relief - TECHNICAL SHEET
Civil aviationUS carriers: open letter to President Trump on an Air Italy issue
Asked for an intervention to protect American workers -ATTACHMENT
AirlinesJet Airways: all the aircraft fleet grounded
Without an investor, soon the end of the company
AirlinesJet Airways: proposal to suspend all operations
Block to intercontinental flights extended to Thursday
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After a series of ground tests, the Stratolaunch Model 351 made its first flight over the week-end. The giant plane designed by the engineers of Stratolaunch Systems and Scaled Composites, the companies... more
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58 years ago Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space
"I see Earth! It is so beautiful". An historical and indelible phrase pronounced on 12 April 1961 by the Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin on board the Vostok-1 spacecraft. The first man to go into space.... more
Military aviationRussia: no problem for the delivery of Sukhoi Su-35 aircraft to Indonesia
US sanctions will not slow down the program -DATASHEET
The possible sanctions that will be imposed by the United States should not influence the deliveries of Sukhoi Su-35 aircraft to Indonesia where 11 will be made operational in the coming years. An agreement... more
AerospaceISS. From Russia: risk of collision with debris from the satellite destroyed by India
Warning that follows that of the director of NASA
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IndustryHoneywell interested in the program for the new Boeing aircraft
Lewis (CFO) announces: "Between 3-4 years the first deliveries of the Comac C-919"
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IndustryOptimal start to operations for Manta Air
A GMA signed with ATR
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Military aviationChina: development of an engine for the fifth-generation J-31 aircraft
Steps forward towards overcoming this technological "gap"
A team of 193 Chinese engineers would be working on the development of a new jet engine for the Shenyang J-31 stealth aircraft. The goal would be to ensure that the fifth generation multi-role fighter... more
Aerospace"Cygnus" spacecraft to the ISS
The enhanced PCM developed by TAS delivers 3,500 kg of cargo
The "Cygnus" spacecraft to deliver cargo to the International Space Station (ISS) has been successfully launched by an Antares rocket from Wallops Island, Virginia at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, o... more
ReportNorth Korea: tested a high-precision tactical ballistic missile
Kim's strategic move to induce Trump to a new meeting?
This morning, North Korea carried out a test of a very high-precision short-range tactical ballistic missile, in what appears to be a warning issued by the leader Kim Jong-un to US president Donald Trump... more
Civil aviationBoeing. Muilenburg: "B-737 MAX aircraft ready for new certification"
Software upgrade completed and completely efficient
In a video on the "Twitter" account, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg explained that the company "is making steady progress towards certification of the B-737 MAX aircraft". The plane has been updated with... more
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120 airlines in total banned from European skies -ATTACHMENT
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IndustryFincantieri: European shipbuilders collaborate on vessel connectivity
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The European shipbuilders have announced a new cooperative initiative to develop and demonstrate a connected vessel platform. This project is named Code Kilo.In order to meet the digitalisation challenges... more
SecurityWto Boeing dispute: EU issues preliminary list of US products considered...
The public consultation will last until 31 May 2019 -ATTACHMENT
The European Commission has today launched a public consultation on a preliminary list of products from the United States on which the European Union may take countermeasures in the context of the ongoing... more
AirlinesJet Airways: all aircraft grounded from tomorrow
Flight operations will be suspended
According to what was reported by the Indian press the credit institutions would have rejected the request of the air carrier Jet Airways for a new loan, which will probably cause the company to stop all... more
Civil aviationUsa-Ue: limitare i diritti operativi a Air Italy un potenziale prob...
Lettera inviata da JetBlue, FedEx e Atlas Air
Stando a quanto scritto in una lettera inviata al segretario di Stato Mike Pomepo e al segretario dei Trasporti Elaine Chao, i vettori aerei JetBlue Airways, FedEx e Atlas Air si sono detti molto preoccupati... more
HelicoptersAustralia's ARH Tiger helicopter support contract
The extension for the duration of five years
Airbus has been awarded an extension of the Australian Army’s Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter (ARH) Tiger through-life support (TLS) contract by the Australian Department of Defence. Airbus Australia P... more
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