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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...


5 New Chinese Airliners

Aircraft development in China is hitting its stride and many manufacturers are working on new types across the aircraft spectrum. Here are 5 new Chinese airliners:   Comac ARJ-21 This much talked about regional...


Boeing’s Aircraft Update at Farnborough

A press conference was held at the Farnborough Air Show with Mike Delaney, VP & GM of Airplane Development Boeing Commercial Airplanes to update the press and media about the manufacturer’s commercial aircraft plans going...