Aircraft & Engines http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7415/more en Bombardier CSeries 300 takes off on first test flight http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-cseries-300-takes-first-test-flight <div class="node-body article-body">In a sign of the increasing maturity of Bombardier’s CSeries airliner, the first test aircraft for the stretched, 135-seat CS300 variant flew for about five hours on its maiden flight from Mirabel, near Montreal, Feb. 27.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-cseries-300-takes-first-test-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-cseries-300-takes-first-test-flight#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Bombardier CS300 CSeries flight test vehicle FTV Pratt & Whitney Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:04:00 +0000 157291 at http://atwonline.com <p>CS300 first flight</p> Courtesy, Bombardier The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking <div class="node-body article-body">The unmanned aerial systems (UAS) revolution is having an effect on what’s flying and what it can do for people almost as dramatic as that of the introduction of powered manned flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Control Editorial Regulation Technology UAS unmanned aerial systems unmanned flight Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:28:00 +0000 157271 at http://atwonline.com Table of Contents - March 2015 http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-march-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><h3> On the Cover</h3> <p><strong>16&nbsp; Cloud Proud</strong><br /> Airlines are using cloud-computing technology.<br /> <em style="font-size: 13px;">By Michele McDonald</em></p> <h3> <br /> Features</h3> <p><strong>20&nbsp; Into the Re-engining Era</strong><br /> With the A350 delivered and 787 in service, Airbus&rsquo; and Boeing&rsquo;s attention turn to re-engined aircraft.<br /> <em style="font-size: 13px;">By Aaron Karp</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-march-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-march-2015#comments Airlines Manufacturers ATW Plus Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:22:00 +0000 157261 at http://atwonline.com Airbus delivers 629 civil aircraft in 2014, adjusts A320/A330 production http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-delivers-629-civil-aircraft-2014-adjusts-a320a330-production <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus Group delivered a record 629 civil aircraft in 2014 and announced plans to increase the A320 production rate from 42 to 50 aircraft per month starting in 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-delivers-629-civil-aircraft-2014-adjusts-a320a330-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-delivers-629-civil-aircraft-2014-adjusts-a320a330-production#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers A320 family A330neo A350 XWB A380 Airbus Group Fabrice Brégier Tom Enders Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:53:00 +0000 157241 at http://atwonline.com Air Tahiti Nui agrees to order Boeing 787s http://atwonline.com/airframes/air-tahiti-nui-agrees-order-boeing-787s <div class="node-body article-body">Air Tahiti Nui (ATN), the major carrier of French Polynesia, has decided to order four Boeing 787-9 aircraft to replace its fleet of Airbus A340-300s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/air-tahiti-nui-agrees-order-boeing-787s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/air-tahiti-nui-agrees-order-boeing-787s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Air Tahiti Nui Boeing 787 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:39:00 +0000 157231 at http://atwonline.com Bombardier says first CS300 flight to go ahead http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/bombardier-says-first-cs300-flight-go-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">Bombardier has confirmed that the first flight of the larger version of its CSeries aircraft will take place Friday, Feb. 27, from Mirabel, Québec.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/bombardier-says-first-cs300-flight-go-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/bombardier-says-first-cs300-flight-go-ahead#comments Daily News Manufacturers Aircraft & Engines Bombardier CS300 CSeries first flight flight test vehicle FTV Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:34:00 +0000 157211 at http://atwonline.com <p>CSeries 300 flight test vehicle</p> Courtesy, Bombardier Flybe takes ATRs on strength for white label contract http://atwonline.com/airframes/flybe-takes-atrs-strength-white-label-contract <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based regional carrier Flybe has leased four ATR 72-600 turboprops from Singapore lessor Avation to undertake “white label” services on behalf of Scandinavian Airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/flybe-takes-atrs-strength-white-label-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/flybe-takes-atrs-strength-white-label-contract#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News ATR Dash Avation Flybe Scandinavian white label Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:26:00 +0000 157051 at http://atwonline.com <p>ATR 72-600</p> Courtesy, ATR Weather delays first Bombardier CS300 flight http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/weather-delays-first-bombardier-cs300-flight <div class="node-body article-body">Bombardier has postponed the first flight of the larger version of its CSeries aircraft, citing weather.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/weather-delays-first-bombardier-cs300-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/weather-delays-first-bombardier-cs300-flight#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Bombardier CS100 CS300 CSeries first flight flight test vehicle FTV Mirabel Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:37:00 +0000 157061 at http://atwonline.com <p>CSeries 300 flight test vehicle</p> Courtesy, Bombardier American selects Mesa Airlines to operate new CRJ900s http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-selects-mesa-airlines-operate-new-crj900s <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines has selected Phoenix-based regional Mesa Airlines—which operates as American Eagle and US Airways Express— to operate seven new Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen aircraft for a 10-year term under the American Eagle brand. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-selects-mesa-airlines-operate-new-crj900s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-selects-mesa-airlines-operate-new-crj900s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News American Airlines American Eagle Bombardier CRJ900 Embraer E-175 Jonathan Ornstein Mesa Airlines United Airlines Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:10:00 +0000 157031 at http://atwonline.com <p>CRJ900</p> Courtesy, Bombardier Virgin Atlantic to end A340-300 service http://atwonline.com/airframes/virgin-atlantic-end-a340-300-service <div class="node-body article-body">UK long-haul specialist Virgin Atlantic plans to phase out its Airbus A340-300 fleet by the end of March.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/virgin-atlantic-end-a340-300-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/virgin-atlantic-end-a340-300-service#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes Airbus A340-300 Boeing 787-9 London Heathrow Shanghai Pudong Virgin Atlantic Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:28:00 +0000 157011 at http://atwonline.com <p>Virgin Atlantic A340-300</p> By Rob Finlayson