Afghan Military Plane Crashes Near Border with Uzbekistan

August 16, 2021 @ 11:00 AM

An Afghan Air Force plane crashed in Uzbekistan's Surkhandarya region bordering the war-torn country on Sunday. "Indeed, an Afghan Air Force plane crashed the other day in the Surkhandarya region of Uzbekistan

Russian Be-200 firefighting aircraft crashes in Turkey

August 14, 2021 @ 02:23 PM

A Be-200 amphibious fire-fighting aircraft with eight onboard, operated by the Russian defense ministry crashed while landing in Turkey, on Saturday. "On August 14, 2021, at about 15

Israel Aerospace, General Electric Begin First Boeing 777-300ERSF Passenger to Freighter Conversion...

August 12, 2021 @ 05:52 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) have started the structural modification phase in the conversion of the first Boeing 777-300ERSF under a $400 million agreement signed in 2019. The beginning of the conversion marks the end of the development process and the start of the structural and...

Turkish Aerospace to Manufacture Half of Monthly Engine Cover Requirement for Boeing...

August 10, 2021 @ 08:00 AM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) will produce half of the monthly engine covers required for all Boeing 737 aircraft under a contract finalized with the American plane maker on Monday. TAI will start producing engine covers for single-aisle family of Boeing 737s from 2025

Antonov, Government of Quebec Considering An-74TK-200 Manufacture in Canada

July 26, 2021 @ 12:48 PM

Antonov and the Government of Quebec are preparing to crystallize a deal with Ministry of Strategic Industries of Ukraine and state-owned Ukroboronprom on the production of An-74TK-200 aircraft in Quebec for international markets. The announcement came through the official website of the Canadian company Capital Hill Group (CHG)

An-28 with 19 Persons Missing in Russia, Second Incident Involving Antonov Plane...

July 16, 2021 @ 02:23 PM

The Antonov An-28 aircraft belonging to Siberian Light Aviation airline which disappeared earlier today made a hard landing in Tomsk region. It is the second mishap involving an Antonov light transport plane in 10 days

Singapore Airlines becomes First Carrier to Offer Live Onboard e-Shopping

July 9, 2021 @ 12:59 PM

Singapore Airlines became the first airline to offer live e-shopping onboard via KrisShop. Singapore Airlines customers now have access to the worlds largest seatback shopping experience at 30,000ft

Israel’s IAI Agrees to Set Up World’s First Passenger to Freighter Conversion...

July 6, 2021 @ 07:38 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Aviation Group said Tuesday it will establish a passenger to freighter conversion site to convert the Boeing 737-700/800 in partnership with Atitech company, at Atitechs leading MRO center in Naples, Italy. The cargo conversion site in Italy will join two existing cargo conversion sites in China

Contact Lost with Russia’s Passenger Aircraft with 28 Onboard

July 6, 2021 @ 07:10 AM

A Russian An-26 airplane with 28 people onboard went missing in the Far Eastern peninsula of Kamchatka on Tuesday. The countrys emergencies ministry said the aircraft, en route from regional capital Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to Palana town, lost contact with the air traffic control during the flight

Airbus Establishes Centre to Accelerate Development of Hydrogen-Propulsion Technologies

June 14, 2021 @ 01:54 PM

Airbus has created Zero-Emission Development Centres (ZEDC) at its sites in Bremen (Germany) and in Nantes (France) to achieve cryogenic tank manufacturing to support the successful future market launch of ZEROe and to accelerate the development of hydrogen-propulsion technologies. The design and integration of tank structures is crucial to the performance of a future hydrogen aircraft

ASEAN, EU Conclude Talks for World’s First bloc-to-bloc Air Transport Pact

June 8, 2021 @ 12:12 PM

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU) concluded the world's first bloc-to-bloc air transport agreement recently. The parties concluded the negotiations on the