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Clément Charpentreau
Emirates and Etihad deny merger rumor
Aviation Economics
Emirates and Etihad deny merger rumor

Emirates and Etihad Airways deny any intention of merging, despite a claim made by Bloomberg on September 20, 2018. Both airlines said the rumor was “unfounded”. Bloomberg, citing “four people familiar with the matter” reported that negotiations were at a...

Rūta Burbaitė
Civil Aviation
China Southern aims for the skies: to grow fleet to 2,000 by 2035

China Southern Airlines has revealed plans to increase its fleet to a staggering 2,000 aircraft by 2035 and is now explo...

Clément Charpentreau
Civil Aviation
Jet Airways crew fails to pressurize cabin, passengers ears bleed

A Jet Airways Boeing 737-800 registered VT-JGS and operating flight 9W697 from Mumbai (BOM) to Jaipur (JAI) landed back...

Rūta Burbaitė
MQ-9 Reaper downs target drone in first air-to-air kill
Defense
MQ-9 Reaper downs target drone in first air-to-air kill

A U.S. Air Force officer revealed on September 18, 2018, that a MQ-9 Reaper drone scored a first-of-its-kind unmanned ai...

AeroTime Team
Airbus to design Lunar Gateway for European Space Agency
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Airbus to design Lunar Gateway for European Space Agency

The European Space Agency (ESA) has commissioned Airbus for two studies for possible European involvement in the future...

AeroTime Team
Lockheed Martin delivers 400th EOTS for F-35
Defense
Lockheed Martin delivers 400th EOTS for F-35

Lockheed Martin  delivers the 400th Electro-Optical Targeting System  for the F-35 Lightning II stealth f...

Clément Charpentreau
Russian bombers flight around British airspace put RAF on alert
Defense
Russian bombers flight around British airspace put RAF on alert

  Two Russian Tu-160 Blackjack strategic bombers made a show of force near the British airspace on September 21,...

AeroTime Team
IATA urges Central America to brace for growth [Video]
Aviation Economics
IATA urges Central America to brace for growth [Video]

IATA urges governments across Central America to work with industry to maximize the benefits that aviation can...

Clément Charpentreau
Emirates and Etihad deny merger rumor
Aviation Economics
Emirates and Etihad deny merger rumor

Emirates and Etihad Airways deny any intention of merging, despite a claim made by Bloomberg on September 20, 2018. Both...

Bryan R. Swopes
History hour: Tragic last flight of the first Avro Vulcan
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History hour: Tragic last flight of the first Avro Vulcan

On September 20, 1958 the first prototype Avro Vulcan strategic bomber diverted to make a scheduled fly-past f...

AeroTime Team
New study shows AI potential creating air current riding drones
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New study shows AI potential creating air current riding drones

A team of researchers made some telling steps towards creating drones that can stay airborne for very long periods of ti...

AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
Terrorism and Aviation: 17 years after 9/11

By hijacking commercial airliners, Al Qaeda committed the largest and most impactful terrorist attack in recorded histor...

AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
Opinion: Chequers Brexit and mobility network in aviation

One of the benefits of free movement of people within the European Union has meant the free movement of airline pilots a...

Clément Charpentreau
Defense
Space and major warfare, new challenges for the USAF

Civil aviation is not the only sector lacking manpower. The United States Air Force could be in a dire need of employees...

Rūta Burbaitė
Civil Aviation
China Southern aims for the skies: to grow fleet to 2,000 by 2035

China Southern Airlines has revealed plans to increase its fleet to a staggering 2,000 aircraft by 2035 and is now explo...

Lufthansa, Emirates get hyped for Oktoberfest
AeroTime Team
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Lufthansa, Emirates get hyped for Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest, a traditional German folk festival, is starting on September 22, 2018 and will last until October 7, 2018....

AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
JetBlue receives A321 powered 15% biofuel

JetBlue is receiving its first Airbus A321 aircraft, fueled with renewable jet fuel blend. The aircraft in question is t...

AeroTime Team
Defense
US jets intercept Russian bombers near Alaska, Pentagon protests

The Pentagon has issued a protest after U.S. Air Force fighter jets intercepted two Russian bombers in international air...