Guillaume Gaillet

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Airbus' new A330neo completes its first-ever flight

<i>Editor's note: Check back later Thursday morning for more photos from the scene in France.</i><p>TOULOUSE, France -- Airbus' latest jet, the A330-900neo, took to the skies for the first time on Thursday here in the south of France.<p>The airplane took off from Toulouse-Blagnac International Airport at 9:57 …

Aviation

79 new airlines begin life in 2017; 25 go out of business – Europe has the highest number of start-ups, but also the most failures

Here at anna.aero we love the pioneering spirit which surrounds those brave individuals and organisations which take the momentous decision to start …

Aviation

Equip ADS-B

By January 1, 2020, you must be equipped with<p>ADS-BOut to fly in most controlled airspace. Federal Regulations 14CFR91.225 and 14CFR91.227 contain the …

Regulation

Saudi Arabia’s SANS, Aireon launch space-based ADS-B surveillance operational concept

Aireon has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Saudi Air Navigation Services (SANS), Saudi Arabia’s air navigation service provider …

Saudi Arabia

Delta: Amsterdam will be first European route for its Airbus A350s

ATLANTA -- Amsterdam will become Delta’s next destination for its brand-new Airbus A350 aircraft.<p>That will come in March, when carrier will add non-stop flights from Detroit to Amsterdam, Delta CEO Ed Bastian said Wednesday in Atlanta during a Q&A with reporters.<p>With that, Amsterdam becomes the …

Aviation

Airbus and Bombardier Announce C Series Partnership

<b>· Airbus to acquire majority stake in the C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership</b><p><b>· Partnership brings together two complementary product lines, with</b> …

Ramping Up Russian Avionics

The Russian government plans to invest up to 90 billion rubles ($1.5 billion) in the development of its domestic avionics industry in the next …

New Approaches to Developing Avionics Software

Lockheed Martin’s F-35 shows the impact that delays and cost overruns in safety-critical airborne software could cause in new platforms. In April, …

How an Emirates A380 Captain is Using PBN to Improve Flying - Avionics

Performance-based navigation (PBN), made up of area navigation (RNAV) and required navigation performance-authorization required (RNP-AR) sounds …

Will Regulators Approve Airbus-Bombardier C Series Partnership? - Avionics

Bombardier C Series aircraft. Photo courtesy of Bombardier<p>Airbus said Monday that it will acquire a 50% stake in Bombardier’s C Series program, which …

Enhanced Flight Vision Systems: Now Landing

It’s a fact: enhancing pilot vision — especially in adverse weather conditions — can reduce the likelihood of accidents, especially on the runway. …

ClearVision™ system: ATR's innovative solution for low-visibility operations

Looking into the future with ATR's Advanced Vision System!

Avionics Upgrades Drive Efficiency — But When and Where?

Avionics upgrades run the gamut of cockpit functions. But which will add the most value and when? Which are the most popular and why?<p>Frost & Sullivan …

Rockwell Collins, Inmarsat Team for Digital Cockpits - Avionics

Photo courtesy of Rockwell Collins<p>Rockwell Collins and Inmarsat have signed a strategic agreement for the distribution of Inmarsat’s …

SUNY Professor's Patented Flight-Tracking System Could Replace Black Boxes - Avionics

Image from Junaid Zubairi's patent application, data provided by IFI CLAIMS Patent Services<p>Junaid Zubairi, a computer and information sciences …

Tianjin Airlines to Operate First Chinese-Built Airbus A330 - Avionics

<i>Airbus A330 Completion Center Inauguration in Tianjin, China. Photo: Airbus.</i><p>Tianjin Airlines will become the first commercial carrier to operate an …

generation satellite navigation receivers

<b>CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 25, 2017) -</b> Rockwell Collins and QinetiQ have signed a global alliance agreement to collaborate on the development of …

Technology - Symmetry Flight Deck

Aviate, navigate and communicate like never before with the Gulfstream Symmetry Flight Deck™.<p>Designed for the Gulfstream G500 and Gulfstream G600, …

New Garmin HUD for Textron Features Synthetic Vision - Avionics

Photo: Garmin<p>Garmin is set to provide Textron Aviation with a new head-up display (HUD) for super-midsize, midsize and light business aircraft, …

European Regional Airlines Form New Avionics Equipage Policy - Avionics

Airbus A320 cockpit. Photo: Airbus.<p>European regional airlines have new guidance for equipping airframes with hardware, software, wiring and other …

Icelandair to Provide ViaSat Gen-2 Connectivity Transatlantic - Avionics

ViaSat’s Gen-2 inflight internet system is set to board transatlantic airline flights for the first time, thanks to Icelandair, ViaSat said. …

Inflight Labs Develops ‘Smart’ Distressed Aircraft Tracking System - Avionics

Inflight Labs LLC said it has developed the first autonomous distressed aircraft tracking system that communicates using a satellite-to-aircraft …

Avionics Sales Increase for First Time in 7 Straight Quarters, AEA Says - Avionics

The Aircraft Electronics Assn. (AEA) has released its Q1 2017 Avionics Market Report. Compared to the same quarter in 2016, AEA said sales have …

5 EBACE 2017 Aircraft Technology Updates - Avionics

Challenger 604 Pro Line Fusion upgrade. Photo courtesy of Rockwell Collins<p>After two days of the 2017 European Business Aviation Conference and …

Air Canada reports first quarter 2017 results

Air Canada has reported first quarter 2017 earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization, impairment and aircraft rent (EBITDAR), …

China’s first domestically manufactured passenger jet makes maiden flight

The first large Chinese-made passenger jetliner took off Friday on its maiden test flight, a symbolic milestone in China's long-term goal to break …

Alaska Air Group ups merger synergy targets as the margins for 2017 compress

Alaska Air Group has revised projected synergies from its merger with Virgin America upwards in both costs and revenue as it leverages the power of a …

Alitalia: Is this the end of the line? An airline that is no longer commercially needed

On 2-May-2017 Alitalia's Board of Directors filed with the Italian Ministry of Economic Development for "amministrazione straordinaria" …

Airlines

Hawaiian Airlines Taps Cobham, WxOps for EFB Support, ARINC Tests - Avionics

WxOps satellite enabled dispatcher and plane-to plane-communications network. Image courtesy of Cobham<p>Hawaiian Airlines has tapped Cobham Satcom and …