Airframes http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7416/more en Bombardier CSeries flight test aircraft move to Kansas http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-cseries-flight-test-aircraft-move-kansas <div class="node-body article-body">Bombardier has relocated a second CSeries test aircraft to Wichita, Kansa, from Montreal to take advantage of better weather for flight testing as it works to recover from a 100-day grounding following an engine failure during ground tests.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-cseries-flight-test-aircraft-move-kansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-cseries-flight-test-aircraft-move-kansas#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Bombardier CSeries Geared Turbofan Pratt & Whitney PW1500 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:53:00 +0000 139361 at http://atwonline.com <p>CSeries FTV4 arrives in Wichita</p> Courtesy, Bombardier/Twitter Lufthansa to launch premium-economy service Dec. 10 http://atwonline.com/components/lufthansa-launch-premium-economy-service-dec-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa will launch its new premium-economy class service on its Boeing 747-8I fleet Dec. 10, and on its Airbus A380 and A340-600 fleet in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/components/lufthansa-launch-premium-economy-service-dec-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/components/lufthansa-launch-premium-economy-service-dec-10#comments Airframes Airlines Components Daily News Airbus A380 ATW Plus Boeing 747-8I Jens Bischof Lufthansa premium-economy class Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:50:00 +0000 139441 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa 747-8I</p> By Kurt Hofmann Rostec, Bombardier postpone Q400 assembly in Russia http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/rostec-bombardier-postpone-q400-assembly-russia <div class="node-body article-body">Russian authorities have delayed the Bombardier-Rostekhnologii (Rostec) joint venture (JV) to set up a Q400 NextGen final assembly line (FAL) in Russia, due to political and negotiation problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/rostec-bombardier-postpone-q400-assembly-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/rostec-bombardier-postpone-q400-assembly-russia#comments Airframes Government Affairs Daily News Manufacturers Bombardier Denis Manturov FAL Q400 Next Gen final assembly line Rostec Russia Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:48:00 +0000 139371 at http://atwonline.com EasyJet exercises purchase rights on 27 more A320ceos http://atwonline.com/airframes/easyjet-exercises-purchase-rights-27-more-a320ceos <div class="node-body article-body">UK budget carrier easyJet has firmed up purchase rights on 27 A320ceos, for delivery between 2015 and 2018, to tap into “disciplined growth” opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/easyjet-exercises-purchase-rights-27-more-a320ceos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/easyjet-exercises-purchase-rights-27-more-a320ceos#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News A320ceo Airbus Carolyn McCall EasyJet Stelios Haji-Ioannou Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:51:00 +0000 139171 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A320ceo in easyJet livery</p> Courtesy, Airbus Wizz Air could convert all its outstanding A320s to A321s http://atwonline.com/airframes/wizz-air-could-convert-all-its-outstanding-a320s-a321s <div class="node-body article-body">Rapidly expanding Eastern European budget carrier Wizz Air is considering switching all of its outstanding Airbus A320s to the larger A321, if the larger variant proves successful.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/wizz-air-could-convert-all-its-outstanding-a320s-a321s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/wizz-air-could-convert-all-its-outstanding-a320s-a321s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences A320 A321 ATW Plus Jozsef Varadi Wizz Air Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:44:00 +0000 139311 at http://atwonline.com <p>Wizz Air CEO Jozsef Varadi addresses the UK Aviation Club in London</p> By Victoria Moores United bets on efficiencies from 50-seater retirements http://atwonline.com/airframes/united-bets-efficiencies-50-seater-retirements <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines expects to reap a significant yield advantage by accelerating the retirement of 50-seat regional jets in favor of 76-seat regionals, the company’s CFO told investors this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/united-bets-efficiencies-50-seater-retirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/united-bets-efficiencies-50-seater-retirements#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus John Rainey Narita International Airport United Airlines Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:42:00 +0000 139181 at http://atwonline.com <p>E-175 in United Express livery</p> Courtesy, Embraer Qantas enters final stage of 767 phase-out http://atwonline.com/airframes/qantas-enters-final-stage-767-phase-out <div class="node-body article-body">Qantas is approaching the final stage of the phase-out of its long-serving Boeing 767 fleet, which is a major plank of its broader plan to increase fleet efficiency and reduce operating costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/qantas-enters-final-stage-767-phase-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/qantas-enters-final-stage-767-phase-out#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Boeing 767 Jetstar Qantas WestJet Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:40:00 +0000 139191 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas 767-300</p> By Rob Finlayson Aircraft News-Sept. 18 http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-news-sept-18 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft News-Sept. 18</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-news-sept-18" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-news-sept-18#comments Airframes Daily News Honeywell Aerospace Intrepid Aviation Thales Turkish Airlines Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:21:00 +0000 139261 at http://atwonline.com Airbus rolls out the A300 http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-rolls-out-a300 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2014/09/A300B%20rollout.jpg" style="width: 595px; height: 425px;" /></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-rolls-out-a300" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/airbus-rolls-out-a300#comments Airframes Blogs Time Capsule Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:47:00 +0000 139241 at http://atwonline.com Flybe, Embraer and Republic ink deal covering 50 E-175s and 24 Q400s http://atwonline.com/airframes/flybe-embraer-and-republic-ink-deal-covering-50-e-175s-and-24-q400s <div class="node-body article-body">Republic Airways Holdings has placed a $2.1 billion order for 50 more Embraer E-175s, including 20 previously destined for Flybe, and has agreed to sublease 24 Bombardier Q400s to the UK regional.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/flybe-embraer-and-republic-ink-deal-covering-50-e-175s-and-24-q400s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/flybe-embraer-and-republic-ink-deal-covering-50-e-175s-and-24-q400s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Bombardier E-175 Embraer Flybe Q400 Republic Airways Holdings Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:57:00 +0000 139011 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of E-175 in United Express livery</p> Courtesy, Embraer