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Airways Aviation
AIRWAYS AVIATION
July 20-20, 2019
You are invited to join us for a counseling session in Chennai this July. This event is intended for any aspiring pilot as well as anyone who is interested in an Aviation career. It has been specifically designed to help potential students (and their families) answer key questions and have an opport...

Public Private Partnership Airport Summit
PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AIRPORT SUMMIT
July 22-23, 2019
Public-private partnerships (P3s) have seen much recent success in delivering critical infrastructure across the country.  As some airports face challenges in finding ways to enhance their capacity to fund and construct major expansion or even maintain needed infrastructure, many are looking to...

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This past Friday, we saw Virgin Atlantic open up reservations for its Airbus A350-1000XWB service from London Heathrow to New York JFK. According to RoutesOnline, the service will commence on September 10th. From there, the A350 will operate six weekly flights. At first the flights will have the numbers VS153 outbound and VS138 on the return. However, this will change to VS137 outbound and VS138 return as of September 25th. RoutesOnline is also reporting that additional A350-operating service wi...
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The US aviation space is abuzz with the news that American Airlines has ordered 50 brand new Airbus A321XLRs at the Paris Air Show. But one question remains on the lips of most readers, where will American deploy these aircraft? Rival JetBlue has placed a similar order and let it slip that they will deploy their Airbus A321XLR aircraft from their New York and Boston hubs. If we were to apply the same logic to American, we could logically predict where this aircraft would be most useful.&nbs...
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Airbus, one of the world’s largest aircraft manufacturers, announced Monday it plans to ramp up production in coming decades with help from hologram-based virtual reality technology developed by Microsoft. Netherlands-based Airbus says it will equip some of its aircraft and equipment designers with HoloLens technology developed by Redmond, WA-based Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT). The HoloLens system encompasses a “mixed reality” headset that brings interactive holograms to life in th...
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Airbus has increased the maximum take-off weight of the A220 by 2.2t. The airframer disclosed the hike during its Innovation Days event in Toulouse on 21 May, but has yet to confirm the new MTOW for each variant. Airbus’s latest technical documentation for the aircraft, dated October 2018, lists the A220-100 as having a MTOW of 60.78t and a maximum landing weight of 52.39t. Its larger version, the A220-300, is similarly listed as having a 67.58t MTOW. Payload-range charts give typical rang...
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The ITC in Germany, which triples the area of cleanroom space to 4,200 sqm, is dedicated to building satellites, probes, space instruments and experimental technologies. The centre took only two years to build at a total cost of approximately €45 million.Airbus’s significant investment in this building also represents an investment in the future – both for the Airbus site at Lake Constance and for Baden-Wuerttemberg as an aerospace location. When it comes to space technology, we...
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The manufacturer says the airline dubbed Moxy is buying 60 A220-300 aircraft formerly called the C Series in a deal valued at a total of about US$5.5 billion based on 2018 list prices, although buyers typically receive large discounts. Airbus says it will fulfill two new aircraft orders of jets formerly owned by Bombardier at an expanding manufacturing operation on the U.S. Gulf Coast. JetBlue is already a major Airbus operator, with an existing fleet of 193 A320s and A321ceos in service and an ...
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Airbus has announced new heads of finance and operations, the latest appointments in a wide-ranging management overhaul at the European manufacturer.Dominik Asam has been appointed chief financial officer, succeeding Harald Wilhelm. Asam, who is CFO of chipmaker Infineon Technologies, will join Airbus on April 1, 2019. Dominik is one of the most highly rated CFOs of the German DAX30. He has an outstanding professional background and he will, no doubt, be a great wingman for Guillaume Faury, who ...
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Airbus is predicting demand for almost 37,400 new passenger and freighter aircraft over the next 20 years. This total is around 2,500 more than the figure the airframer gave in last year's outlook. Airbus has revised the prediction in its latest global market forecast, covering the two decades to 2037. It says that 26,540 aircraft will be needed for fleet expansion while the remaining 10,850 will be used to replace older types. About 10,600 of the current fleet will still be in service in 20...

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When Airbus first set out back in 2004 to develop a new widebody under the A350 designation, it originally posited an upgraded version of the existing A330 twinjet. Having taken aim at the then-new Boeing 787, Airbus quickly realized that this derivative programme would be handicapped in the race against the Dreamliner – and went back to the drawing board. Airbus regrouped to make a broader assault on the Boeing widebody line-up. At ¬Farnborough 2006 it launched the clean-sheet A350 XW...

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EVENTS

Airways Aviation
AIRWAYS AVIATION
July 20-20, 2019
You are invited to join us for a counseling session in Chennai this July. This event is intended for any aspiring pilot as well as anyone who is interested in an Aviation career. It has been specifically designed to help potential students (and their families) answer key questions and have an opport...

Public Private Partnership Airport Summit
PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AIRPORT SUMMIT
July 22-23, 2019
Public-private partnerships (P3s) have seen much recent success in delivering critical infrastructure across the country.  As some airports face challenges in finding ways to enhance their capacity to fund and construct major expansion or even maintain needed infrastructure, many are looking to...