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2018/04/23 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Qatar Airways will continue to expand even as it prepares to announce "large" annual losses due to a blockade by neighbours, the airline's chief executive said on Mon...


2018/04/23 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

Angola on Monday confirmed the premature death of its first national telecoms satellite, Angosat-1, which was launched in December and was expected to have a working ...


2018/04/23 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

EU anti-trust regulators on Monday opened an in-depth probe to establish whether a massive rescue loan by the Italian government to troubled airline Alitalia constitu...


Airbus presents latest innovations at the 2018 ILA Berlin Air Show
2018/04/23 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Airbus will present its extensive product portfolio and a number of innovations at the 2018 ILA Berlin Air Show from 25 to 29 April, and will once again be the la...


2018/04/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR SECURITY

The Federal Aviation Administration ordered emergency inspections Friday of jet engines like the one that ruptured during a recent Southwest Airlines flight, leaving ...


2018/04/18 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Engility won three significant sole-source awards with the U.S. intelligence community in the first quarter of 2018, totaling $76 million. The company will perform cla...


2018/04/18 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

MicroLink Devices, Inc. has achieved a 37.75% power conversion efficiency from a three-junction epitaxial lift-off (ELO) thin-film solar cell. The device performance w...


2018/04/18 | AEROCONTACT | DEFENCE

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has submitted a competitive and fully compliant proposal for the U.S. Air Force's GPS III Follow On (GPS IIIF) program, which...


Aviation Week Network Announces 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winners - Michael Huerta Wins for Commercial and David Storch Receives MRO Award
2018/04/18 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Michael Huerta, former FAA administrator and David Storch, AAR CEO were named the 2018 winners of the Lifetime Achievement Awards presented by Aviation Week Network.&q...


Expanded Service For Qantas B717 Nacelles: UTC Aerospace Systems Signs 8-Year Nacelle MRO Contract Extension
2018/04/17 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced an 8-year contract extension with Qantas Airlines to provide BR715 engine nacel...