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2019/11/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Thousands of South Africa's national airline workers will stage an indefinite strike on Friday over planned job cuts and wages, unions said, days after the troubled c...


2019/11/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

Germany's air force said Wednesday it had refused delivery of two Airbus A400M transport planes over safety concerns, saying bolts holding the propellers on some alre...


VSR700 prototype performs first flight
2019/11/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The prototype of Airbus Helicopters’ VSR700 unmanned aerial system has performed its first flight at a drone test centre near Aix-en-Provence in the south of Fra...


Safran Helicopter Engines makes management appointments
2019/11/13 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Frédéric Bugeon has been appointed Executive Vice-President Strategy, succeeding Serge Maillé who is retiring.Frédéric Bugeon s...


AJW Groupe appoints Martin Broadhurst as non-executive director
2019/11/13 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

AJW Group, the world-leading independent specialist in the global management of aircraft spares, has appointed Martin Broadhurst as Non-Executive Director.Broadhu...


2019/11/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing on Monday said it expects the 737 MAX airplane, which was grounded after two crashes killed 346 people, to resume flying in January, delaying its return by one...


Denis Allard named general manager of Thales Alenia Space's Toulouse plant
2019/11/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Denis Allard has been named General Manager of the Thales Alenia Space plant in Toulouse. He replaces Albert Cerro, who has retired.A graduate of the Ecole Supé...


Thales, peking university and école polytechnique sign a strategic cooperation agreement in physics to further advance scientific research in China
2019/11/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

- In the presence of Chinese President Xi Jinping and French President Emmanuel Macron, Thales is greatly honored to sign a strategic Cooperation Agreement with Peking...


Boeing Names New Communications Leader for Commercial Airplanes Business
2019/11/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing [NYSE:BA] today announced the appointment of Conrad Chun as vice president of Communications for Boeing Commercial Airplanes, effective immediately.Ch...


2019/10/31 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing announced Thursday up to 50 of its popular 737NG planes had been grounded after cracks in them were detected, in another blow to the US aircraft maker followin...