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Boeing to Showcase Innovation, Partnerships and Safety at 2019 Paris Air Show
2019/06/13 | AEROCONTACT | PASSION

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will showcase its broad range of commercial and defense products, services and technologies at the 2019 Paris Air Show, which runs June 17-...


Airbus tests its Network for the Sky on a MRTT aircraft
2019/06/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Airbus has successfully completed a flight demonstration of a connected airborne battlespace scenario, centred on a MRTT aircraft. The test was carried out as part of ...


2019/06/12 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Irish no-frills airline Ryanair said Tuesday that it will buy Maltese startup Malta Air, forming a new division that reaches more markets in north Africa from the Medi...


Stéphane Dubois named Executive Vice President for Human Resources at Safran
2019/06/12 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Stéphane Dubois was named Safran Executive Vice President, Human Resources on June 5. He replaces Jean-Luc Bérard, who was at the same time appointe...


Thales acquires Psibernetix for decisive technologies in artificial intelligence
2019/06/12 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Thales announces it has acquired the artificial intelligence (AI) company Psibernetix to help create Certifiable AI. Originally made famous by its aerial combat applic...


France's Reaper fleet maintenance structure is coming together in Cognac
2019/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

While it waits for the MQ-9 Reapers' armaments capacity and the unmanned aerial systems in Block 5, the French air force is continuing to boost its unit tasked with m...


The end of the V2500 also signifies the next climax of its maintenance
2019/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

The end of the production of the V2500 engine for Airbus's A320 family is most definitely closing the book for the different members of the International Aero Engines ...


Bombardier strengthens in London with F/LIST
2019/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Much more than just a look at current programmes, for a few years now Ebace has provided the opportunity for manufactures to discuss improvements to their support offe...


Dassault develops its next generation of maintenance tools
2019/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Just as it is turning its MRO strategy upside down - with the consecutive buy-outs of Execujet and TAG Aviation at the start of the year - Dassault Aviation is also pl...


2019/06/06 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

France on Thursday will propose a new tax on flights in Europe to encourage travellers to switch to less polluting forms of transport, a source in the transport minis...