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    PowerJet ready to develop SaM146 engines for 130-seat SSJ100
    PowerJet, the manufacturer of SaM146 engines for the Sukhoi SuperJet 100 (SSJ100), is ready to develop a more powerful engine for a 130-seat model pending a market review.

    Cyber Intelligence Europe 2017 ConferenceCyber Security is continuing to be a major concern for many European governments and the threat is becoming greater each year. Cyber Intelligence Europe will provide in-depth case studies of recent threats and attacks faced to government infrastructu…
    Hebei Airlines will expand fleet to 50 aircraft by 2020
    XiamenAir (formerly Xiamen Airlines) subsidiary Hebei Airlines plans to expand its fleet to 50 aircraft by 2020 in an effort to enhance its position in North China.

    Airline Routes-June 23, 2017
    Airline Routes-June 23, 2017

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    Embraer forecasts 6,400 new 70- to 130-seat jets globally by 2036
    Embraer predicts 6,400 new 70- to 130-seat commercial jets will be delivered worldwide by 2036, valued at $300 billion, according to the Brazilian manufacturer’s new 2017 Market Outlook report.

    Azur Air takes delivery of first Boeing 767-300ER
    New German airline Azur Air has taken delivery of the first of two Boeing 767-300ERs and is preparing to start operations this month.

    CEO: Airberlin will not apply for state aid
    Airberlin has decided not to apply for a government guarantee, because the company is making good progress with its restructuring.

    Lithuania’s Small Planet Airlines adds A320 as summer season peaks
    Lithuanian leisure carrier Small Planet Airlines has added one more Airbus A320 to its fleet as summer tour operator contracts peak.

    Honeywell: Passengers relying more on inflight connectivity
    Honeywell Aerospace said airline passengers would rather have an internet connection than food onboard a flight, which is indicative of how much people now rely on their electronic devices in everyday life.
    $40 Bn of New Commercial Aircraft Orders at Paris Air Show 2017Providing strong evidence that the commercial aircraft market remains healthy, Airbus announced $39.7 billion worth of new business during the 2017 Paris Air Show. The company won commitments for a total of 326 aircraft, including firm orders for 144…
    Boeing 787 Electric Brake: An Advanced Technology That Meets Airline RequirementsOver the years Safran Landing Systems has developed a number of "more electric" aircraft systems to meet the operational requirements of airlines and aircraft manufacturers in terms of braking safety, efficiency and comfort, while also reducing costs…
    Rockwell Collins' Modernized GPS receivers successfully complete NavFire-M weapons testingIn a series of seven ballistic and guided flight tests, Rockwell Collins' Military-Code (M-Code) Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers successfully completed each test, demonstrating live fire tracking for precision guided munitions. The precisi…
    Safran acquires ISEI, a specialist in helicopter flight data managementSafran Electronics & Defense has purchased the French company ISEI, specialized in flight data acquisition systems and associated services for helicopters and light airplanes. The agreement for the sale was signed today at the Paris Air Show by …
    Leonardo and HENSOLDT to upgrade more than 350 UK air, land and sea platformsLeonardo has signed a contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) worth in excess of 290 million Euros. The contract will see Leonardo and HENSOLDT, working together as 'Team Skytale', upgrade the IFF (Identification Friend or Foe) technology on m…
    Fiji Airways tentatively signs for 737 Max simulatorFiji Airways has signed a letter of intent with CAE to order a full-motion Boeing 737 Max simulator.
    Japan Coast Guard Orders 3 Additional H225 HelicoptersTokyo, Airbus Helicopters has been awarded a contract from the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) for the purchase of three additional H225s. This new order will bring the JCG’s total H225 fleet to nine units by February 2020. The JCG already placed an or…
    LM Gives $1 M to MSU to Grow Expertise in Advanced Manufacturing TechnologyLockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will announce today a $1 million grant to Metropolitan State University of Denver during the inauguration of the school's new Aerospace and Engineering Sciences Building. The grant and work there will shape the workforce o…
    American CEO: Qatar bid strengthens resolve on Gulf subsidies issue
    In a letter to employees, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker says he finds Qatar Airways’ unsolicited bid to invest in American “puzzling” and that it strengthens his resolve against illegally subsidized comp…
    Paris Air Show Briefs-June 22, 2017
    Paris Air Show Briefs-June 22, 2017

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    World's 1st CAE-built Bombardier C Series Aircraft FFS Upgraded to Level D by Transport Canada, FAA, EASA and MOLIT (South Korea)Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and CAE (NYSE:CAE)(TSX:CAE) announced today, during the International Paris Air Show, that Transport Canada, the U.S. Federal Aviation Authority, the European Aviation Safety Agency and the Ministry of Land, Infrastruct…
    Bombardier Continues to Build Momentum with Successful Paris Air ShowBombardier Commercial Aircraft concluded a successful week at the 2017 International Paris Air Show, where it had the opportunity to connect with customers from around the world and announced up to US$2 billion in orders and other commitments. "We a…
    Measuring Aircraft Noise in an Innovative WayRecently NLR has tested a new method to measure the noise of aircraft engines during a flight. NLR's Cessna Citation research aircraft has been equipped with a so-called nose boom, a pole on the nose of the Citation, which catches the noise of anothe…
    HMS Dragon Captain thanks Team Portsmouth for ship supportThe Type 45 Class Output Management (COM) team within BAE Systems welcomed Captain Craig Wood Royal Navy, Commanding Officer, HMS Dragon, to a recent briefing session where he shared his insight into the ship's involvement in the recent rescue of 14 …
    Safran and Hanwha sign strategic partnershipSafran and Hanwha today signed a Strategic Cooperation Memorandum of Understanding to expand cooperation to new significant programs, to establish long term cooperation in the fields of propulsion, aeronautical and defense equipment, and to identify …
    ​PARIS: Scorpion tests 20mm cannon ahead of OA-XTextron is demonstrating a 20mm cannon on its Scorpion twin-jet ahead of the US Air Force s light attack OA-X experiment later this summer.


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