Airplanes Review

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First Parts of Airbus’ BelugaXL Delivered 

The first large section of BelugaXL, the next generation transport aircraft of Airbus, was delivered to the aircraft Final Assembly facility (L34) in Toulouse last night. The three panels – two laterals and one central, were necessary…




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Embraer Delivers First Phenom 100EV 

On March 31 Embraer Executive Jets delivered the first Phenom 100EV to an undisclosed U.S. customer. The jet features new avionics and modified engines and was certified by Brazil’s ANAC and by the FAA. According to Michael…



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Antonov’s New An-132D Completes First Flight 

Antonov’s new multi-purposes transport aircraft – the An-132D, completed its maiden flight during an air show in Kiev on 31 March in front of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, top managers of state-owned UkrOboronProm Concern and representatives of…


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The A319neo Made Its Maiden Flight  

The third aircraft from the best-selling A320neo Family – the A319neo – made its first flight on March 31 from the Hamburg-Finkenwerder Airport in Germany. The flight lasted 5 hours and the aircraft landed at Airbus’…



Gulfstream G500 makes significant progress

Gulfstream says its new large-cabin, long-range G500 is making “significant progress” towards its expected entry-into-service target of late 2017, with the five aircraft in the flight-test campaign having logged more than 2,600h to date in…


Cebu Pacific profits up 122%

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific has vowed to increase interisland connectivity within the Philippines to stimulate trade and tourism within the country. Cebu Pacific Vice President for Corporate Affairs Paterno S. Mantaring said this commitment comes…