Boeing’s new 737 MAX 7 successfully completed its first flight on March 16. The airplane remains on schedule and now begins a comprehensive flight test program leading to certification and delivery in 2019.
The GE9XTM engine lifted off on March 13 under the wing of GE Aviation’s 747 flying testbed in Victorville, California, for its first flight test.
Thousands of Boeing employees gathered at the company’s Renton factory yesterday to celebrate the 10,000th 737 to come off the production line.
Airbus teams working on a synthetic vision system (SVS) and a primary full-format flight display (PF3D) came together to create a superior cockpit display that exploits the full potential of modern screen technology.
On February 28 Embraer received Type Certificate for the E190-E2, the first member of the E-Jets E2 family of commercial aircraft, from the Brazilian Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC), the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) and EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency).
Airbus has delivered yesterday the world’s first A350-1000 widebody airliner to launch customer Qatar Airways at a delivery event in Toulouse.
The best-selling A320 Family marked a new milestone with yesterday’s Paris-to-New York nonstop flight flown by the A321LR – demonstrating this jetliner version’s ability to serve new markets and operate on heavily-travelled North Atlantic routes with the highest levels of efficiency and comfort.
Falcon Heavy successfully lifted off yesterday from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Longest-range MAX airplane to begin flight test in the coming weeks and first delivery to Southwest Airlines is expected in 2019.
A digital revolution will drive Rolls-Royce’s pioneering IntelligentEngine vision which was launched yesterday at the Singapore Airshow.