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French Prime Minister meets Airbus Helicopters apprentices
2019/06/26 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Le Bourget - During a visit dedicated to highlighting the role of apprenticeships in the French aeronautical industry, French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe met with ...


Airbus founding father and visionary, Roger Béteille, passes away
2019/06/26 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Airbus is saddened that one of its founding fathers, Roger Béteille, who not only shaped Airbus’ first commercial aircraft - the A300B - but also Airbus I...


Drone maintenance for the A400M
2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Airbus Defence & Space's latest ambition is to develop its drone maintenance capabilities. The European aircraft manufacturer has signed a cooperation agreement with t...


Graeme Duckworth, president of Execujet MRO Services:
2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

As last founding member of Execujet Aviation Group in 1991, Graeme Duckworth resisted evolutions and changes in shareholders. He took over the subsidiary Execujet MRO ...


AFI KLM E&M is also climbing on board Virgin's Airbus A350-1000 equipment
2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Virgin Atlantic has chosen AFI KLM E&M (Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance) to provide component support for its future Airbus A350-1000 fleet. The Br...


Just where will Airbus's Skywise platform go?
2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Airbus's Skywise aviation data platform is moving forward and moving quickly. The European aircraft manufacturer will be revealing the identities of its next customer ...


2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Airlines including British Airways, Qantas and KLM said Friday they were suspending flights over the Strait of Hormuz in line with a ban by US authorities, after Iran...


2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

Donald Trump has pushed a tough line on Iran, and some close advisors have pressed the US president to get even tougher.He has abandoned an international nuclear agre...


2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

EU leaders will heap fresh international pressure on Russia on Thursday over the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 by demanding Moscow cooperate with a Dutch p...


2019/06/21 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

Iran shot down a US spy drone Thursday near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, with the two sides at odds whether it was in Iranian or international airspace, in the lat...