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  • The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner took to the… Friday, March 31, 2017 South Carolina: The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner took to the skies for the first time today at Boeing South Carolina. The airplane, which is the newest and longest model of the 787 family, completed a successful flight totaling four hours and 58 minutes. “The ... Read more
  • The Airbus A319neo performs its maiden f… Friday, March 31, 2017 Hamburg: The first Airbus A319neo performed its maiden flight today, The smallest member of the A320neo Family, powered by CFM International LEAP-1A engines took off from Hamburg and landed in Toulouse after a 5 hour flight. It was piloted by Experimental test pilots ... Read more
  • HAL has achieved the highest ever turnov… Saturday, April 1, 2017 Bangalore HAL has achieved the highest ever turnover of Rs.17,406 crores for the financial year ending March 31, 2017. “It is business as usual for us with the Company doing well on expected lines. We also contributed around Rs.800 crores to the ... Read more
  • Indian Navy to acquire 32 ALH Dhruv from… Thursday, March 30, 2017 Bangalore: HAL is entering into an era of Performance Based Contracting for helicopters. The Government of India has cleared a proposal worth around Rs 8,000 crore for acquiring 32 ALH Dhruv to boost the maritime security capabilities of the Indian Navy (IN) ... Read more
  • INS Tillanchang, a Water Jet Fast Attack… Karwar: INS Tillanchang, a Water Jet Fast Attack Craft (WJFAC) was commissioned into the Indian Navy by Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Western Naval Command, at Karwar today. INS Tillanchang is the third ship of four follow-on WJFAC built by the Garden Reach ... Read more
  • Boeing 737 MAX 8 obtains FAA Certificati… Washington: Boeing announced today that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has certified the 737 MAX 8 airplane for commercial service. Boeing is now in the final stages of preparing for the first 737 MAX 8 delivery to customers in the coming months. To earn certification ... Read more
  • Embraer celebrates Rollout of E195-E2 th… Sao Paulo:  In a ceremony held today at the Company’s facilities in São José dos Campos, Embraer presented the largest aircraft of the second generation of the E2-Jets family, the most efficient aircraft in the single aisle jet market: the E195-E2. With the first flight ... Read more
  • Cabinet approves development of 50 un-se… New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for revival of 50 un-served/under-served airports/airstrips of the State Governments, Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Civil enclaves in three financial years starting from 2017-18. The ... Read more
  • Boeing Rolls out First 737 MAX 9 Washington: Boeing rolled out the first 737 MAX 9 in front of thousands of Boeing employees here today. The 737 MAX 9 is the second member of Boeing’s industry leading 737 MAX family, with a maximum capacity of 220 passengers and a range of 3,515 nautical ... Read more
  • HAL Rolls Out First Indigenously Upgrade… Bangalore: HAL has rolled out the first indigenously upgraded Hawk-i, an upgraded version of BAE Systems’ Hawk 132 advanced jet trainer, on the eve of Republic Day celebrations. “This is the 100th Hawk aircraft produced at HAL and we are proud that it has Make ... Read more