Airframes http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7416/more en Pilot shut down wrong engine prior to Taiwan crash http://atwonline.com/safety/pilot-shut-down-wrong-engine-prior-taiwan-crash <div class="node-body article-body">The Taiwanese Aviation Safety Council (ASC) report on the fatal crash of TransAsia Airways flight GE235 in February has detailed the captain’s voice on the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) as saying, “Wow, pulled back the wrong side throttle,” seconds before impact.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/pilot-shut-down-wrong-engine-prior-taiwan-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/pilot-shut-down-wrong-engine-prior-taiwan-crash#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety crash engine failure GE235 Liao Jian-zong Taipei TransAsia Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:40:00 +0000 171731 at http://atwonline.com Spohr: Lufthansa does not need more VLAs http://atwonline.com/airframes/spohr-lufthansa-does-not-need-more-vlas <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa said its 33 very large aircraft (VLA)—the Airbus A380 and Boeing-747-8I—is a good number for the company but does not expect to add more, Lufthansa Group chairman & CEO Carsten Spohr told ATW in Warsaw. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/spohr-lufthansa-does-not-need-more-vlas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/spohr-lufthansa-does-not-need-more-vlas#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News 777-9X A350-900 Airbus A380 ATW Plus Boeing 747-8I Carsten Spohr Lufthansa very large aircraft Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:30:00 +0000 171651 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Boeing 747-8I</p> Courtesy, Boeing World Commercial Fleet Summary and Individual Airline Fleets 2015 http://atwonline.com/datasheet/world-commercial-fleet-summary-and-individual-airline-fleets-2015 <div class="node-body datasheet-body"></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Airframes Airlines Manufacturers ATW Plus Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:57:00 +0000 171451 at http://atwonline.com Table of Contents - July 2015 http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-july-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">From the July 2015 issue of ATW</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-july-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-july-2015#comments Airframes Airlines Data Aeropolitics Airframes Airline aviation security Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:54:00 +0000 171231 at http://atwonline.com China Aviation Supplies signs for up to 75 A330s http://atwonline.com/airframes/china-aviation-supplies-signs-75-a330s <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft procurement firm China Aviation Supplies Holding Co. (CAS) has signed a “general terms agreement” (GTA) for 45 Airbus A330 family aircraft and an MOU covering 30 A330 options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/china-aviation-supplies-signs-75-a330s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/china-aviation-supplies-signs-75-a330s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News A330 Airbus CAS China Aviation Supplies Holding Co. Fabrice Brégier Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:16:00 +0000 171201 at http://atwonline.com <p>A330 in flight</p> Courtesy, Airbus Aircraft & Engines News-June 30, 2015 http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-engines-news-june-30-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft & Engines News-June 30, 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-engines-news-june-30-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/aircraft-engines-news-june-30-2015#comments Airframes Daily News Avolon Bombardier China Aircraft Leasing Group Paradigm Precision Pratt & Whitney Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:46:00 +0000 171181 at http://atwonline.com Embraer E190-E2 to have steep approach capability http://atwonline.com/airframes/embraer-e190-e2-have-steep-approach-capability <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer is to seek steep-approach certification for its E190-E2, although the other two E2 family members are not currently slated for the approval. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/embraer-e190-e2-have-steep-approach-capability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/embraer-e190-e2-have-steep-approach-capability#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus E-jet E1 E175-E2 E190-E2 E195-E2 E2 EJet Embraer London City Luis Carlos Affonso steep approach Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:19:00 +0000 171121 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of Embraer E2</p> Courtesy, Embraer Embraer to fly ecoDemonstrator with Boeing http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/embraer-fly-ecodemonstrator-boeing <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing will collaborate with Embraer to fly a test bed for environmental technologies in Brazil in 2016, as a follow on the US manufacturer’s series of ecoDemonstrators. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/embraer-fly-ecodemonstrator-boeing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/embraer-fly-ecodemonstrator-boeing#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers biofuel Boeing ecoDemonstrator Embraer Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:10:00 +0000 171091 at http://atwonline.com Vietnam Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 http://atwonline.com/airframes/vietnam-airlines-takes-delivery-first-airbus-a350 <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has handed over the first Airbus A350-900 XWB to its second customer, Vietnam Airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/vietnam-airlines-takes-delivery-first-airbus-a350" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/vietnam-airlines-takes-delivery-first-airbus-a350#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News A350 XWB AerCap Airbus Vietnam Airlines Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:57:00 +0000 171081 at http://atwonline.com <p>Vietnam Airlines A350 XWB</p> Courtesy, Airbus Irkut MC-21’s PD-14 engine to start testing in 3Q http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/irkut-mc-21-s-pd-14-engine-start-testing-3q <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Aviadvigatel Co. and Perm Engine Co., which are developing a PD-14 engine for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft, plans to start testing the engine in its flying laboratory in the third quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/irkut-mc-21-s-pd-14-engine-start-testing-3q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/irkut-mc-21-s-pd-14-engine-start-testing-3q#comments Airframes Engines Daily News Manufacturers Aviadvigatel Irkut Perm Engine Co. Sergey Popov United Engine Corp. Vladislav Masalov Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:46:00 +0000 171051 at http://atwonline.com <p>PD-14 engine for the Irkut MC-21</p> Courtesy, Perm Engine Co.