Aerospace & Defense

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Airbus Helicopter considers EC145 evolution

Rotorhub 01 August 2014 - 8:46 by Tony Skinner in MunichAs Airbus Helicopters delivers the first of its new EC145 T2 , the company is already looking at an additional low-cost, high-powered variant.German air rescue operator DRF Luftrettung accepted its ... [Published Shephard - 22 mins ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 15 reports

International experts went to the area of the disaster Boeing

A column of 14 vehicles with Dutch and Australian experts and observers of the OSCE mission, headed for the site of the disaster Boeing 777 in Eastern Ukraine, said the speaker of spermaceti OSCE Michael Bociurkiw." A convoy of 14 vehicles in support ... [Published - 1 hour ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 5 reports

ANA : Japanese airline orders 30 Airbus aircraft

JAPANESE airline ANA Holdings has firmed up an order for 30 A320neo aircraft Airbus announced yesterday.The initial agreement was announced in March 2014 . The aircraft will be part of ANA Holdings fleet development and modernisation strategy to replace ... [Published 4 Traders - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 13 reports

Widebody Orders Finalized for Boeing and ANA

[Aviation Today 07-31-2014] Boeing and All Nippon Airways (ANA) finalized a $13 billion order for 40 widebody airplanes – 20 777-9Xs, 14 787-9 Dreamliners and six 777-300ERs (Extended Range) – as part of the airline's long-haul fleet renewal plan."The ... [Published Aviation Today - 11 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 14 reports

Loss of 1,800 Bombardier jobs painful but is positive for company: analysts

The restructuring at Montreal-based Bombardier Inc., as painful as it is with the loss of another 1,800 jobs, actually is a positive development for the aerospace company, analysts say....  Karl Moore , associate professor of McGill University’s Desautels ... [Published McGill University - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 10 reports

Rolls-Royce posts 1H profit drop

Underlying profits from Rolls-Royce’s civil aerospace business declined 10% to £405 million ($686 million) for the first six months of 2014.In a statement, Rolls-Royce said: “This reflects adverse mix from higher deliveries of Trent 1000s for launch customers, ... [Published Air Transport World - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 45 reports

Boeing 787-10 too big for Puget Sound

The Dreamliner, Boeings signature new airplane, has become too big for the Puget Sound, literally. Its too big. The third version of the plane is so big it has to be built in South Carolina exclusively. ... [Published - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 6 reports

Bombardier In Talks with Chinese about Q400 Production

Bombardier confirmed on Thursday that it is engaged in discussions with Chinese interests over possible production of the Q400 turboprop regional airliner in that country, presenting it with another option for advancing the program’s geographical presence ... [Published Aviation International News - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 6 reports

BAE Systems plans first acquisition in three years

It’s a small one. But it’s still an acquisition for BAE Systems Inc., which hasn’t bought a company since 2 ... [Published Street Sweeper - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 7 reports

ANA finalises $16.5 billion deal for Airbus, Boeing planes

The airline firmed up a deal for 40 Boeing wide body jets, including 20 Boeing 777-9X, 14 Boeing 787-9 and six Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, worth $13 billion at list prices.It also confirmed a deal for seven Airbus A320neo and 23 A321neo single-aisle jets ... [Published - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 9 reports

Airbus CEO: Commercial Aircraft Buying Cyclicality Has Changed

[Aviation Today 07-30-2014] Airbus Group CEO Tom Enders does not believe the commercial aircraft manufacturing industry is reaching the end of a multi-billion dollar buying spree.  The Airbus A350 XWB is on schedule to enter service later this year ... [Published Aviation Today - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 12 reports

Boeing: 533,000 new pilots needed in next 20 years

JEDDAH – US planemaker Boeing said about 533,000 new commercial pilots would be needed worldwide in the next two decades to cater to a growing global fleet.It said 584,000 new maintenance technicians would also be required between 2014 and 2033.“Pilot ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Jul 31 2014]


"Worryingly, under the last government Rolls-Royce opened a new factory in Singapore to manufacture civil wide-chord fan blades, the same process undertaken in Barnoldswick, as the company opted to invest abroad rather than in the UK."
" The convoy of the OSCE with the biggest group of Australian and Dutch specialists At the moment arrived to the place of catastrophe MN. More than 60 experts, OSCE observers. Work will begin without delay ", - is informed in the report."
" Alcoa's strong aerospace positioning is underappreciated," Josh Sullivan , an analyst at Sterne Agee & Leach Inc. in New York , said in a note. "We therefore view this transaction as both highly accretive as well as helping to raise Alcoa's aerospace profile."
Thomas Kennedy, Raytheon's CEO, said: "Demand for Raytheon's innovative and affordable solutions from our global customers was strong in the quarter, and international opportunities in the second half of the year are significant. Second quarter sales, earnings and cash flow all exceeded our expectations, reflecting the continuing hard work and dedication of the Raytheon team."

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