Odds and Ends: Comparing Airbus, Boeing 20-year forecasts; A320neo first flight; 787 battery probe fizzles; Mythbusting | Leeham News and Comment

sábado, 27 de septiembre de 2014

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Navy Surveillance Drone to Wait Until 2020 for Collision Avoidance System - National Defense Magazine (blog) [feedly]

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Navy Surveillance Drone to Wait Until 2020 for Collision Avoidance System - National Defense Magazine (blog)
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National Defense Magazine (blog)

Navy Surveillance Drone to Wait Until 2020 for Collision Avoidance System
National Defense Magazine (blog)
Fielding such a system remains a requirement for the MQ-8C Triton program, said Capt. Jim Hoke, program manager for persistent maritime unmanned aerial systems. "We think we have a path ahead. I'm not ready to talk about specifics for it." He added ...
US Navy trials Rolls-Royce powered surveillance UAV
Navy Shifts MQ-4C Tritons to East Coast, Adds Functionality

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Iran unveils new missile-equipped drone [feedly]

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Iran unveils new missile-equipped drone
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Iran on Tuesday unveiled a new missile-equipped drone to boost its military arsenal, as part of events marking the end of its 1980-1988 war against Iraq. Iranian engineers working for the armed forces have "built the drones to carry air […]

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Demand for new aircraft to reach 31,400 by 2033, says Airbus report [feedly]

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Demand for new aircraft to reach 31,400 by 2033, says Airbus report
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A report by Airbus has forecast that global demand for new passenger and freighter aircraft will reach around 31,400 by 2033, driven by growth in passenger traffic of 4.7% per year.
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Nasa to test crash helicopter to evaluate safety improvements [feedly]

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Nasa to test crash helicopter to evaluate safety improvements
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Researchers from Nasa are set to a conduct full-scale transport rotorcraft airframe crash test, to evaluate improvements on rotorcraft performance and efficiency.
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First U.S. Built A-29 Super Tucano For USAF LAS Program Unveiled [feedly]

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First U.S. Built A-29 Super Tucano For USAF LAS Program Unveiled
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Airplane To Be Deployed To Afghanistan The first United States-built A-29 Super Tucano light air support aircraft was unveiled Thursday in Jacksonville, FL in a roll-out ceremony with the U.S. Air Force and government officials, industry and community representatives. The aircraft, which also performs as an advanced trainer, is the first of 20 that are being delivered to the U.S. Air Force for its Light Air Support (LAS) program.
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Boeing, China Eastern Airlines Celebrate Delivery of Airline's First 777-300ER [feedly]

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Boeing, China Eastern Airlines Celebrate Delivery of Airline's First 777-300ER
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First airplane painted in airline's new livery
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PICTURE: First KC-390 gets wings on assembly line [feedly]

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PICTURE: First KC-390 gets wings on assembly line
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​Embraer has moved the wing and the sponsons of the KC-390 into place on the assembly line, the Brazilian manufacturer has revealed.
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Tornado could fly on into 2030s, partners say [feedly]

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Tornado could fly on into 2030s, partners say
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Europe's Panavia Tornado will remain in use as a relevant frontline asset for more than another 10 years, according to its programme partners, even though one of its main operators does not plan to retain the type beyond the end of this decade.
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Comac's C919 jet to complete assembly by September 2015 - South China Morning Post

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Comac's C919 jet to complete assembly by September 2015 - South China Morning Post (subscription)
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Comac's C919 jet to complete assembly by September 2015
South China Morning Post (subscription)
Assembly work on China's homegrown narrow body jet, the C919, will take another year and it should make its maiden flight by the end of 2015, Tian Min, chief financial officer of the Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac), told aviation industry ...

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Airtec 2014 abrirá sus puertas el 28 de octubre en Francfort - Actualidad Aeroespacial [feedly]

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Airtec 2014 abrirá sus puertas el 28 de octubre en Francfort - Actualidad Aeroespacial
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Airtec 2014 abrirá sus puertas el 28 de octubre en Francfort
Actualidad Aeroespacial
... M&M Mecanizados y Montajes, Mesurex Aeronautics, 3ARM by Tecnospiro, CT Ingenieros, Sallen Aviación, Aritex Cading, EIIT, Grupo Gomur, Danobat Fibra, Matrici, Reductia Aerospace, Tecnatom, Aernnova Aerospace, Sener Ingeniería y Sistemas, etc.

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Iran's First UAV That Can Engage In Aerial Combat Unveiled - Ubergizmo [feedly]

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Iran's First UAV That Can Engage In Aerial Combat Unveiled - Ubergizmo
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Ubergizmo

Iran's First UAV That Can Engage In Aerial Combat Unveiled
Ubergizmo
Iran Drone Missile It looks like the arms race has just heated up over in the Middle East, as Iran has just revealed their very first indigenous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that comes complete with air defense missiles, making it ideal to get ...
Iran displays first home-made fighter drone
Iran unveils its first fighter drone (VIDEO)
Iran unveils indigenous combat drone
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Triton UAV completes first cross-country flight - Gizmag [feedly]

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Triton UAV completes first cross-country flight - Gizmag
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Triton UAV completes first cross-country flight
Gizmag
Like a 14-tonne bird leaving its nest, Northrop Grumman's jet-propelled MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) has completed its first cross-country ferry flight as part of operational tests before entering service with the US Navy. The MQ-4C ...

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​Air Berlin cancels 15x787 + 18x737order [feedly]

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​Air Berlin cancels 787 order
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Air Berlin has cancelled all 15 of its on-order Boeing 787s, along with 18 737s.
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Etihad shows off new colours on A380 [feedly]

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Etihad shows off new colours on A380
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Middle Eastern carrier Etihad Airways has unveiled its new livery on an Airbus A380.
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First A320neo takes off for its first flight [feedly]

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First A320neo takes off for its first flight
// Airbus All news

The first A320neo to fly has lifted off at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport France at 12 noon local time....


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A320neo: A “new” leader takes flight [feedly]

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A320neo: A "new" leader takes flight
// Airbus All news

Airbus' highly efficient A320neo (new engine option) jetliner took to the skies for its maiden...


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First A320neo successfully completes first flight [feedly]

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First A320neo successfully completes first flight
// Airbus All news

· Kicking off a 3,000 hour flight test programme· Paving the way for entry into airline service...


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Already “at home in the sky” – the A320neo continues Airbus’ single-aisle jetliner leadership [feedly]

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Already "at home in the sky" – the A320neo continues Airbus' single-aisle jetliner leadership
// Airbus All news

Maintaining its reputation for non-stop innovation, Airbus marked a new aviation milestone with...


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A380 ‎first aircraft in Etihad Airways’ fleet to display new livery [feedly]

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A380 ‎first aircraft in Etihad Airways' fleet to display new livery
// Airbus All news

For the first time, Etihad Airways unveiled its all-new livery design on its first Airbus A380 at a...


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Facebook to start testing internet beaming drones in 2015

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Metal-based graphene alternative "shines" with promise

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DHL launches delivery-by-drone pilot project in Germany

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Iberia Express añade otra frecuencia diaria a la ruta Madrid-Palma

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El gobierno australiano recurre a Navantia para salvar el programa de destructores

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Admitido a trámite el recurso contra el Decreto-ley que incluye la privatización de Aena

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Germany Grounds Sea Lynx Helicopters

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First U.S. Built A-29 Super Tucano For USAF LAS Program Unveiled

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NextGen Planners Didn't Account For UAVs

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