Airplanes

The 10 Worst People on Your Airplane

There are different levels to how awful one can be. And these different levels of horridness come out when trapped on board an airplane for hours at …

Travel

US durable goods orders dropped 1.2 percent in October, dragged by volatile aircraft sector

WASHINGTON – US durable goods orders dropped 1.2 percent in October, dragged by volatile aircraft sector.

Markets

In pictures: royal flying

<b>Writing for History Extra, Keith Wilson introduces the history of the formation of the King’s Flight and shares 12 remarkable images which chart the</b> …

Royal Family

Boeing Flies Toward Double-Digit Growth: Jefferies | Investopedia

As shares of aircraft manufacturer Boeing Co. (BA) gain over 70% year-to-date (YTD), while the S&P 500 has increased 16% over the same period, one …

Stocks

Could Brexit lead to Airbus bonus for China?

The UK head of European aerospace giant Airbus has warned that Britain's position in the consortium is at risk due to Brexit.<p>The remarks were made by …

News (China)

Business Aviation Not Immune to Pilot Shortage

Much has been written recently trying to answer the question of why too few young people seem interested in a flying career. At a recent meeting of …

Flying

Airbus Receives A350-1000 Type Certificate

FRANKFURT – Airbus on Nov. 21 received the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) type certificate for the A350-1000.<p>Certification of the largest …

Aviation

Airbus A350-1000 jetliner granted safety certification by U.S., EU watchdogs

PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus (AIR.PA) said on Tuesday the largest member of its A350 long-range jetliner family, the A350-1000, had received safety certification from European and U.S. regulators.<p>An Airbus A350-1000 is taking part in a flying display during the 52nd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport …

Aviation

Industry Closely Watching Airbus/Bombardier C Series Integration

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)<p>Register now for free access to "Industry Closely Watching Airbus/Bombardier C Series Integration" and …

Bombardier CSeries

Facebook, Airbus team up on high-altitude UAVs

Facebook and Airbus have teamed up to lobby the International Telecommunication Union allocate more capacity on the spectrum of radio signals for …

Airbus

These Are the Most Outrageous Requests Celebrities Have Made on Private Jets

When you’re a celebrity, flying on a private jet comes with the gig. It’s the perfect way to avoid long TSA lines and being bombarded by fans. It’s …

Jamie Foxx

The incredible history of the controversial Airbus A380 superjumbo jet

• <b>The Airbus A380 is the largest passenger plane in the world.</b>• <b><br>The superjumbo has now been in service for 10 years.</b>• <b><br>Airbus has booked 317 orders for the plane but is struggling to find new buyers.</b>• <b><br>The A380 is too big, expensive, and inefficient for most operators.</b>• <b><br>The future of the A380 remains uncertain.</b><p>…

Aviation

10 WTF Facts About Airplanes That’ll Make You Think Twice About Taking Your Next Flight

According to a research, approximately 102465 number of flights take off everyday around the globe, taking passengers to their desired destinations …

Aviation

Airbus joins rival Boeing in calling for urgent deal on Brexit transition

Planemaker and defence giant Airbus has joined its arch rival Boeing in a rare alliance to call for urgent agreement on a transition deal to smooth …

Brexit

Airbus Launches HoloLens App to Train Future Airline Crews

<b>Jet engineering is going holographic.</b><p>Passenger jet maker Airbus has created a Microsoft HoloLens app to train engineers and cabin crews.<p>The app lets …

Airlines

Accident Numbers Show Positive Results for Amateur-Built Aircraft

The recent end of the FAA’s fiscal year at the close of September brought good news to the amateur-built aircraft world when agency data showed a …

Flying

Triumph - Turnaround On Track

Triumph is progressing on-track with all elements of their restructuring.<p>The business has generated 1/3rd of the market cap in cash in better working …

Business

Plane crash survivor airlifted to safety in Limpopo

A passenger who survived a light aircraft crash in Limpopo was airlifted to hospital by the SANDF at the weekend.

Aviation

Airbus faces tricky hurdles over stalled A380 Emirates deal

DUBAI (Reuters) - A preliminary deal to sell 36 A380s to Emirates blew up in an Airbus hospitality chalet moments before the Gulf carrier was expected to shower $30 billion on the planemaker and its U.S. rival Boeing at the start of last week's Dubai Airshow.<p>Two top Emirates officials broke the …

Aviation

If you're flying economy soon, DON'T watch this Airbus video

Airbus has offered a glimpse inside the luxurious cabin of one of its private jets

News (Wales)

So, About That Tax Break For Private Jets

Why one of the most liberal lawmakers in the Senate is backing it and what it really means.<p>Tucked away inside the Senate Republican’s tax bill, already jam-packed with goodies for U.S. businesses, is a provision that seems specially tailored to spark massive populist outrage: a tax break aimed at …

News (U.S.)

Woman in hospital after world's biggest aircraft comes loose from moorings

One woman was taken to hospital after the world's largest aircraft, Airlander 10, came loose from its moorings causing its hull to rip and …

News (Ireland)

RMAF pilot forced to belly land C130 transport aircraft at Labuan airport

KOTA KINABALU: A Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) plane made an emergency landing at the Labuan International Airport today following a landing gear …

Aviation

Senate GOP Tax Reform Bill Gives Wealthy a Break on Their Private Jets

Republican lawmakers are fighting to give private jet owners a major tax cut. After passing through the House of Representatives, the GOP-helmed Tax …

Ryan Zinke

China will need 60-100 of the aircraft in the next 5-7 years to support growing air traffic: Airbus

Photo: Courtesy of Airbus<p>Graphics: GT<p>As the largest and most expensive wide-body passenger aircraft flying in the world's skies today, the Airbus 380 …

News (China)

OPINION: Airbus, Emirates face off over A380 impasse

To concentrate on the Emirates A380 order saga in anticipation of writing large figures in Dubai air show headlines is to ignore the fascinating …

Aviation

​ANALYSIS: How Airbus’s first big twin blossomed into the A330neo

Whisper it, but the recent first flight of a second-generation Airbus A330, the re-engined -900, was tantalisingly close to the 25th anniversary of …

Airbus

GOP Tax Bill Gives Private Jet Owners a Tax Break

Yahoo News: “If you’re one of the lucky Americans who owns a private jet, don’t fret. Republicans have your back—in the form of tax breaks.”“The new …

Politics

Bombardier to hire 1,000 workers for Global 7000 business jet

Bombardier (BBDb.TO) confirmed this morning that it will hire about 1,000 workers over the next 18 months for its new Global 7000 business jet.<p>The …

Business (Canada)

Four die as UK light aircraft and helicopter collide mid-air | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Four people were killed on Friday after a mid-air collision between a light aircraft and a helicopter in southern England, police …

Thames Valley Police