Manufacturers http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7422/more en China to design new widebody with Russia next year http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/china-design-new-widebody-russia-next-year <div class="node-body article-body">The Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) is planning to design a new widebody aircraft with Russia’s United Aircraft Corp. next year, according to COMAC chairman Jin Zhuanglong.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/china-design-new-widebody-russia-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/china-design-new-widebody-russia-next-year#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers ARJ21 C919 Chengdu Airlines COMAC Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China Ilyushin Il-96 Jin Zhuanglong United Aircraft Corp. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:41:00 +0000 142971 at http://atwonline.com Boeing breaks ground on new $1 billion 777X composite wing center in Everett http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-breaks-ground-new-1-billion-777x-composite-wing-center-everett <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has broken ground on its new 1 million sq. ft. 777X composite wing center at the Everett, Washington campus. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-breaks-ground-new-1-billion-777x-composite-wing-center-everett" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-breaks-ground-new-1-billion-777x-composite-wing-center-everett#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers 777X Airbus A350-1000 Boeing composite wing center Dubai Air Show Ray Conner Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:37:00 +0000 143031 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of Boeing 777X</p> Courtesy, Boeing Mitsubishi rolls out first MRJ, plans 2015 flight http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/mitsubishi-rolls-out-first-mrj-plans-2015-flight <div class="field-byline"> Bradley Perrett </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first Mitsubishi Aircraft MRJ flight-test aircraft, unveiled Oct. 18, will undergo about six months of ground evaluations before taking to the air in the second quarter of 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/mitsubishi-rolls-out-first-mrj-plans-2015-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/aircraft-engines/mitsubishi-rolls-out-first-mrj-plans-2015-flight#comments Daily News Manufacturers Aircraft & Engines Geared Turbofan Hamilton Sundstrand Mitsubishi MRJ Pratt & Whitney PW1200G Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:20:00 +0000 142791 at http://atwonline.com <p>The Mitsubishi MRJ makes its public debut in Japan Oct.18</p> Mitsubishi Aircraft Rolls-Royce issues profit warning; civil aircraft engine business remains strong http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-issues-profit-warning-civil-aircraft-engine-business-remains-strong <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has warned that a slowing global economy will stall revenue growth, telling investors that full-year 2014 revenue will fall 3.5% to 4% year-over-year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-issues-profit-warning-civil-aircraft-engine-business-remains-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/rolls-royce-issues-profit-warning-civil-aircraft-engine-business-remains-strong#comments Finance & Data Engines Daily News Manufacturers civil aerospace engines profit warning Rolls-Royce Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:20:00 +0000 142771 at http://atwonline.com Airbus to lower A330 production rate to nine monthly next year http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-lower-a330-production-rate-nine-monthly-next-year <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus said it will build nine A330s per month instead of the current production rate of 10 starting in the 2015 fourth quarter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-lower-a330-production-rate-nine-monthly-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-lower-a330-production-rate-nine-monthly-next-year#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers A330 A330neo Airbus Rolls-Royce Trent 700 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:18:00 +0000 142661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A330neo</p> Courtesy, Airbus Embraer makes first metal cut of E-jets E2 http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-makes-first-metal-cut-e-jets-e2 <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer has made the first metal cut of the E-jets E2, second generation of the E-Jets family of commercial jets at its Évora plant in Portugal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-makes-first-metal-cut-e-jets-e2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-makes-first-metal-cut-e-jets-e2#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers E-jet E2 Embraer Paulo Cesar Silva Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:54:00 +0000 142691 at http://atwonline.com EASA grants ETOPS approval for Airbus A350-900 http://atwonline.com/airframes/easa-grants-etops-approval-airbus-a350-900 <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved extended operations (ETOPS) for the Airbus A350-900 for beyond 180 minutes diversion time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/easa-grants-etops-approval-airbus-a350-900" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/easa-grants-etops-approval-airbus-a350-900#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Airbus A350-900 EASA ETOPS European Aviation Safety Agency Type Certificate Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:40:00 +0000 142321 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airbus A350 XWB</p> Courtesy, Airbus Embraer delivers 19 E-Jets in 3Q; firm order backlog at record high http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-delivers-19-e-jets-3q-firm-order-backlog-record-high <div class="node-body article-body">Brazilian manufacturer Embraer delivered 19 commercial aviation aircraft and 15 executive jets in the third quarter, a total of 34 aircraft—a 22.7% overall decrease compared to the third quarter of 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-delivers-19-e-jets-3q-firm-order-backlog-record-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/embraer-delivers-19-e-jets-3q-firm-order-backlog-record-high#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers AZAL Azerbaijan Airways BA CityFl Brazil British Airways E-175 E-190 E-190-E2 E-195 E-jet Embraer Fuji Dream Airlines ICBC Industrial and Commercial Bank of China JAL Japan Airlines Republic Airlines SkyWest Suzuyo Corp. United Airlines Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:28:00 +0000 142481 at http://atwonline.com <p>Embraer E-190</p> Courtesy, Embraer Rolls-Royce flies new composite blades http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-flies-new-composite-blades <div class="node-body article-body">Engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce has flown its new-generation composite carbon/titanium (CTi) fan blades for the first time, at the start of the components’ airborne test program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-flies-new-composite-blades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/engines/rolls-royce-flies-new-composite-blades#comments Engines Daily News Manufacturers Advance Boeing 747 CTi new-generation composite carbon/titanium fan blades Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 UltraFan Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:20:00 +0000 142461 at http://atwonline.com <p>The new composite carbon/titanium fan blades take to the air for the first time on board the Boeing 747 testbed&rsquo;s port inner engine.</p> Courtesy, Rolls-Royce Boeing starts production of 737 MAX parts http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-starts-production-737-max-parts <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has started production of the first 737 MAX fuselage stringers at Boeing Fabrication Integrated AeroStructures in Auburn, Washington. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-starts-production-737-max-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-starts-production-737-max-parts#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers 737 MAX Boeing Boeing Fabrication Integrated AeroStructures Spirit Aerosystems Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:38:00 +0000 142191 at http://atwonline.com <p>Joggle Press operator Rich Harrison prepares the first 737 MAX fuselage stringer for the press by brushing on lubricant. The press applies up to 100 tons (90,718 km) of pressure to form small jogs in the metal to engineering design specifications.</p> Courtesy, Boeing