Category: Manufacturer News

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Comac C919 First Flight

It’s been a long time coming, but finally the Comac C919 first flight has taken place in front of assembled crowds in Shanghai, China. This is a new medium-haul narrow-body airliner being pitted against...

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Embraer E195-E2 Rolled Out

The next in the new line of Embraer E2 jets has been rolled out at the manufacturer’s São José dos Campos base. The E2-E195 is the largest in the family of next generation E-jets, and...


Boeing 737 MAX 9 Rolled Out

Boeing has rolled out the second of its new 737 MAX variants at a ceremony in Seattle. The 737 MAX 9 is the stretched variant, similar in length to the 737-900 Next Generation model...

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Airbus A350-1000 First Flight

Today saw the first flight of the Airbus A350-1000 at Toulouse, France. This aircraft is a stretch of the -900 variant which has already entered service. Here’s a video of the takeoff:


Airbus Delivers its 10,000th Aircraft

Airbus has this week delivered its 10,000th aircraft – a major milestone for the European manufacturer. The aircraft, an A350-900 for Singapore Airlines (cn 54), features a special “10,000th Airbus” logo. The aircraft will be...