Airframes http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7416/more en COMAC ARJ21 to enter service in February 2016 http://atwonline.com/airframes/comac-arj21-enter-service-february-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) said China's first regional commercial jet, the ARJ21-700, will enter service in February next year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/comac-arj21-enter-service-february-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/comac-arj21-enter-service-february-2016#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers ARJ21 CAAC Chengdu Airlines COMAC Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:48:00 +0000 178491 at http://atwonline.com <p>ARJ21</p> COMAC Pacific Campaign http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/pacific-campaign <div class="field-deck"> Chinese carriers are raising the stakes in the US market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An improved US economy combined with a loosening of US visa requirements for Chinese visitors is spurring a new drive into the US market by Chinese airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/pacific-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/pacific-campaign#comments Airframes Airlines Finance & Data Airports & Routes Air China Amercian Airlines China Eastern Airlines. Hainan Airlines China Southern Airlines Chinese airlines Delta Air Lines Hawaiian Airlines United Airlines Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:23:00 +0000 178461 at http://atwonline.com <p>A China Southern Airlines Boeing 787-8 at Perth.</p> Rob Finlayson Table of Contents - September 2015 http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-september-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Table of Contents from the September 2015 issue of ATW</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-september-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/table-contents-september-2015#comments Airframes Airlines Finance & Data Airports & Routes Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:41:00 +0000 178411 at http://atwonline.com Russia's Sukhoi pushes Superjet sales in Asia http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/russias-sukhoi-pushes-superjet-sales-asia <div class="node-body article-body">Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Corp. is pushing Superjet SSJ100 aircraft sales in Southeast Asia as part of a new strategy to expand its emerging market commercial sector sales by 30%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/russias-sukhoi-pushes-superjet-sales-asia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/russias-sukhoi-pushes-superjet-sales-asia#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Manufacturers Lao Central Sky Angkor Slyusar SSJ100 Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Corp. United Aircraft Corp. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:02:00 +0000 178371 at http://atwonline.com <p>Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100</p> Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Corp. Surging E-Jet sales have Embraer mulling production increase http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/surging-e-jet-sales-have-embraer-mulling-production-increase <div class="node-body article-body">With E-Jet sales outpacing Embraer’s current production levels, the manufacturer will have to consider production increases starting as soon as next year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/surging-e-jet-sales-have-embraer-mulling-production-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/surging-e-jet-sales-have-embraer-mulling-production-increase#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers ATW On-Location Boyd Group E-jet E2 Embraer Pratt & Whitney PW1900G Rodrigo Silva e Souza Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:00 +0000 178351 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of E2 jet</p> Embraer Brazilian Beauty http://atwonline.com/blog/brazilian-beauty <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/VARIG%2BBOEING%2B747%2B300%2BLAX%2BRF%2B506%2B27.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px;" /></p> <p>Above is a Varig Boeing 747-300, this shot taken by Rob Finlayson at LAX.&nbsp;</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/brazilian-beauty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/brazilian-beauty#comments Airframes Airlines Blogs Time Capsule Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:42:00 +0000 178311 at http://atwonline.com Dash-8 pilot calls near-collision with UAV ‘possibly catastrophic’ http://atwonline.com/regulation/dash-8-pilot-calls-near-collision-uav-possibly-catastrophic <div class="node-body article-body">The pilot of a Bombardier Dash-8 regional airliner has described a near-collision with an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) while on approach to London’s City Airport as “possibly catastrophic.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/dash-8-pilot-calls-near-collision-uav-possibly-catastrophic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/dash-8-pilot-calls-near-collision-uav-possibly-catastrophic#comments Airframes Regulation Daily News Technology ATW Plus Bombardier Dash-8 drone European Aviation Safety Agency London City airport UAV UK Civil Aviation Authority unmanned aerial vehicles Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:54:00 +0000 178301 at http://atwonline.com This week's poll question: Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. has announced the MRJ’s first flight will be in the second half of October. Firm MRJ orders stand at just 223 aircraft. After first flight: http://atwonline.com/poll/08312015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/Poll-150-home-page_2.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 69px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/08312015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1731-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1731"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1731" name="choice" value="1731" class="form-radio" /> MRJ sales will remain very slow; the US scope clause issue is problematic for the aircraft.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1741-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1741"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1741" name="choice" value="1741" class="form-radio" /> Mitsubishi will immediately sell a large number of MRJs; potential customers are just waiting for first flight.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1751-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1751"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1751" name="choice" value="1751" class="form-radio" /> Airlines will monitor the flight test program for a while before placing orders, but are eager to buy the aircraft once it is proven.</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="178201" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-Zdf6OoA4zYLU2BMb8pzq4e8BFFgnui5PHAcZ1Gs3zPw" value="form-Zdf6OoA4zYLU2BMb8pzq4e8BFFgnui5PHAcZ1Gs3zPw" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://atwonline.com/poll/08312015#comments Airframes Manufacturers Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:18:56 +0000 178201 at http://atwonline.com Austrian Airlines readies for Embraer E-195 deliveries http://atwonline.com/airframes/austrian-airlines-readies-embraer-e-195-deliveries <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines is preparing to receive the first of 17 modified Embraer E-195s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/austrian-airlines-readies-embraer-e-195-deliveries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/austrian-airlines-readies-embraer-e-195-deliveries#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Austrian Airlines Embraer 195 Estonian Air Fokker 70/100 Star Alliance Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:38:00 +0000 178191 at http://atwonline.com <p>Embraer E-195 receives new coat of paint</p> Austrian Airlines My Austrian blog First MRJ test flight scheduled for latter half of October http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/first-mrj-test-flight-scheduled-latter-half-october <div class="node-body article-body">The first Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) test flight is scheduled for the latter half of October, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has announced.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/first-mrj-test-flight-scheduled-latter-half-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/first-mrj-test-flight-scheduled-latter-half-october#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers All Nippon Airways Hiromichi Morimoto Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. Nagoya Airport Mitsubishi Regional Jet MRJ Paris Air Show Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:25:00 +0000 178181 at http://atwonline.com <p>MRJ</p> Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp.