Multimedia Library - All en Gallery: First MRJ90 Test Aircraft Reaches US <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp.&rsquo;s first <a href="">MRJ90 test aircraft</a> has arrived at Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington, where it will build hours toward type certification. The aircraft, FTA-1, took off from Nagoya in Japan at 1328 (JST) Sept. 26 and arrived at Grant County at 0944 (JST) Sept. 29, or 1744 local time on Sept. 28. The ferry flight was expected to take at least four days.</p> </div> Airframes Manufacturers Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:25:00 +0000 225421 at Gallery: RwandAir's First A330 Delivery-Inside & Out <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>RwandAir took <a href="">delivery</a> of the first of two long-haul, widebody Airbus A330s&mdash;an A330-200&mdash;becoming the launch operator of the type in East Africa, on Sept. 28. The Kigali-based carrier also has an A330-300 on order, which will be delivered in November. <em>ATW</em> correspondent was invited to join the delivery flight of RwandAir&#39;s first widebody aircraft from Toulouse via Entebbe, Uganda, to Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:03:00 +0000 225291 at Aviation News Gallery: This Week in Pictures-Sept. 26-30 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Airframes Airlines Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:16:00 +0000 225031 at Gallery: Onboard Royal Air Maroc 787 at Washington Dulles Airport <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Morocco&rsquo;s national airline Royal Air Maroc (RAM) inaugurated 3X-weekly nonstop Boeing 787 between Washington Dulles International Airport and Casablanca on Sept. 8, signaling growing commercial ties between the US and Morocco. Until now, passengers traveling between Washington and Morocco had to fly through New York&mdash;RAM&rsquo;s first US destination, or catch a different connecting flight abroad.</p> </div> Airframes Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Airports & Routes Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:10:00 +0000 224191 at Aviation News Gallery: This Week in Pictures-Sept. 19-23 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Aircraft & Engines Operations & Technology Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:38:00 +0000 224091 at Aviation News Gallery: This Week in Pictures-Sept. 12-16 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Airlines Daily News Aircraft & Engines Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:39:00 +0000 223511 at Gallery: Forward From 15; Aviation 15 years after 9/11 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Forward From 15: commercial aviation’s journey since Sept. 11, 2001 In the approach to the 15th anniversary of 9/11, the terrorist attack on the US using hijacked airliners as the weapons, ATW editors reflect on the commercial air transport industry then and now. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Wed, 07 Sep 2016 21:10:00 +0000 222991 at <p>Fifteen years on from the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the US, ATW editors reflect on the aviation industry then and now with essays and a timeline.</p> Aviation News Gallery: This Week in Pictures-Sept. 5-9 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Airframes Airlines Tue, 06 Sep 2016 19:27:00 +0000 222841 at Gallery: Aviation News This Week in Pictures-Aug. 29-Sept. 2 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Airframes Operations & Technology Thu, 01 Sep 2016 01:32:00 +0000 222451 at Gallery: JetBlue historic first flight to Cuba <div class="node-body gallery-body">New York-based JetBlue Airways began the first commercial airline passenger service from the US to Cuba in 55 years, with an Aug. 31 flight from Fort Lauderdale, Miami, to Santa Clara, Cuba. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airports & Routes Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:03:00 +0000 222351 at