Bizjet Version Of Superjet 100 Eyes Certification In 2022

By Maxim Pyadushkin Nov 17, 2021
The Aurus Business Jet made its international debut at Dubai Airshow 2021.
Dubai Airshow

Emirates Announces Premium Economy Cabin Retrofit Program

By Karen Walker Nov 17, 2021
Starting at the end of 2022, Emirates will begin a significant retrofit program, adding premium-economy cabins to 105 of its twin-aisle aircraft, the airline said at Dubai Airshow.
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For Airbus And Boeing Commercial Units, A Tale Of Two Airshows

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
The Airbus chalet was reminiscent of airshows in the industry boom years when customers and supplier could celebrate yet another order and exchange jokes and compliments.
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Airbus, Boeing And ATR Each See Airliner Orders From Africa

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
Three African carriers announced orders for new aircraft at Dubai Airshow on Tuesday, demonstrating confidence in the region’s potential for air-traffic growth.
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Podcast: Back to Business

By Thierry Dubois Nov 16, 2021
This week in Dubai, the aerospace industry met at an international air show for the first time since Singapore 2020. Aviation Week Network editors discuss their impressions, the news and trends emerging from what turned out to be a surprisingly buoyant event.
Dubai Airshow

F-15QAs Delivered To Qatar After UK Sojourn

By Tony Osborne Nov 16, 2021
Three of the aircraft touched down at Al-Udeid airbase near Doha on Nov. 16 after their flight from RAF Mildenhall.
Dubai Airshow

Boeing Bounces Back In India With Akasa 737 MAX Order

By Guy Norris Nov 16, 2021
The 72-aircraft order represents Boeing's biggest deal so far at Dubai Airshow 2021.
Dubai Airshow

EDGE Secures Lion’s Share Of UAE Defense Spending at Dubai

By Tony Osborne Nov 16, 2021
Most of the United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Defense spending so far at this year’s Dubai Airshow has gone to EDGE.
Dubai Airshow

Dubai Airshow Memo: Testing Times For Airlines

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
Airlines quickly grasped that COVID-19 changed many people’s perception of what a good 'passenger experience' is.
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Electric Flight Training Academy Ready For Takeoff

By Guy Norris Nov 16, 2021
The company’s road map includes supporting training for the first commercial electric aircraft with seats up to 10 seats through 2025, as well as providing test facilities for these and other electrical aircraft.
Dubai Airshow

Airbus sees buoyant Middle East market for ACJ TwoTwenty

By Guy Norris Nov 16, 2021
The ACJ TwoTwenty is 'the first-ever Airbus bizjet—as opposed to a bizliner,' an ACJ executive says.
Dubai Airshow

RISE Tech plan could feed CFM LEAP-1 upgrades through 2020s

By Guy Norris Nov 16, 2021
Speaking at Dubai Airshow, CFM International President Gael Meheust says the benefits of the RISE programs could improve current-generation engines.
Dubai Airshow

Dubai Airshow News In Brief, Nov. 16

By Angus Batey Nov 16, 2021
Boeing Renews Vows With Russian Titanium Supplier VSMPO-AVISMA Boeing has extended its partnership with its biggest titanium supplier, Russian state…
Dubai Airshow

Lockheed Re-Affirms Spanish F-35 Talks Despite Madrid Denial

By Steve Trimble Nov 16, 2021
At the Dubai Airshow a Lockheed Martin executive says discussions continue with the Spanish government on orders.
Dubai Airshow

Jazeera To Grow Airbus A320neo Family Fleet With Dubai Order

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
The deal marks a change in strategy for Jazeera, which began operations in 2005 and has always leased its aircraft.
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Supplier, Transition Issues Delay First New F-16 Delivery

By Steve Trimble Nov 16, 2021
Speaking at Dubai Airshow, a Lockheed Martin executive confirmed the first Block 70 deliveries would be delayed to 2024.
Dubai Airshow

Tawazun Signs LoI For 100 VRT500 helicopters

By Maxim Pyadushkin Nov 16, 2021
Deliveries are expected to have started by the end of 2023 following first flight, while Aeroter hopes to achieve EASA certification for the type in 2024.
Dubai Airshow

VistaJet: Global 7500 Is The Right Aircraft At The Right Time for Middle East

By Angus Batey Nov 16, 2021
The private airline believes changing demographics among its Gulf customer base will work to its advantage. 
Dubai Airshow

New Partners Beckon For Airbus Urban Mobility Unit

By Tony Osborne Nov 16, 2021
The new unit is independent from the OEM, which was deemed necessary to give Airbus Urban Mobility the nimbleness to react in the dynamic advanced air mobility market.
Dubai Airshow

Embraer Sees Demand For 10,900 Sub-150-Seat Aircraft; Eyes Freighter Conversion Program

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
The Brazilian OEM issued its 20-year commercial market outlook Nov. 15 at the Dubai Airshow, saying those new aircraft sales could be worth $650 billion.
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Saudia Pens MRO Deals At Dubai

By James Pozzi Nov 16, 2021
Airline and its maintenance services division at the center of aftermarket agreements at the early stages of the Dubai Air Show.
Dubai Airshow

Nigerian Regional Overland Signs For Up To Six Embraer 175s

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
“We are confident that this is the right moment to invest as regional aviation is on an optimistic, post-pandemic recovery,” Overland president and CEO Edward Boyo said.
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Emirates Casts More Doubt On Future Of Boeing 777-8

By Jens Flottau Nov 16, 2021
Emirates Airline President Tim Clark is not convinced that making the 777-8 any larger—so that it becomes closer in size to the 777-9—makes sense.
Dubai Airshow

Bullish ALC Orders Airbus Narrowbodies, Widebodies, Freighters

By Karen Walker Nov 16, 2021
The order sees the lessor move into the cargo market for the first time.
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Collins Turns Simulator Thinking Upside Down

By Angus Batey Nov 16, 2021
The new Panorama MFP simulator-display system at Dubai Airshow places the front projector screen below the pilot.
Dubai Airshow