Components en Airbus debuts BelugaXL freighter in whale-themed livery <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has rolled out the first BelugaXL outside load freighter from the paintshop in a special livery designed to make the aircraft resemble the species of whale after which the aircraft is named.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Components Manufacturers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 20:20:00 +0000 285741 at <p>Airbus BelugaXL&nbsp;makes its debut</p> Airbus Qantas reveals first cabin upgrade for Bombardier turboprop fleet <div class="node-body article-body">Qantas has completed a cabin refurbishment on the first of its turboprop aircraft, as the group undertakes an upgrade program across its Bombardier fleet.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Airlines Components Wed, 27 Jun 2018 20:23:00 +0000 285491 at <p>QantasLink upgraded Bombardier Q300 interior</p> Qantas Nippon Cargo fleet grounding extended as record review continues <div class="node-body article-body">Japan’s Nippon Cargo Airlines has extended the grounding of its freighter fleet; verification of maintenance records is taking longer than expected, the company said.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Components Mon, 25 Jun 2018 19:59:00 +0000 285281 at <p>NCA Boeing 747-8F</p> Nippon Cargo Airlines Russian government to subsidize SSJ100 sales, modifications <div class="node-body article-body">The Russian government will inject RUB6 billion ($95 million) into the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) program to increase sales of the regional aircraft. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Components Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 10 May 2018 15:10:00 +0000 281021 at <p>SSJ100</p> Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. Jury remains out on Airbus A330 lower-deck cabin modules <div class="node-body article-body">As Airbus and Zodiac Aerospace are refining the design of the lower-deck cabin module they are to offer on the A330, potential customers still must find a way to use the extra space and, eventually, a business case.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Airlines Components Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 07 May 2018 18:40:00 +0000 280721 at <p>Airbus-Zodiac Aerospace lower-deck modules</p> Airbus American Airlines to equip A321s for ADS-B In capability <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines plans to equip 320 Airbus A321s to display nearby air traffic on the flight deck via automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast In (ADS-B In). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Connected Aerospace Avionics Components Daily News Technology ATW Plus Mon, 09 Apr 2018 18:12:00 +0000 277861 at <p>American Airlines Airbus A321</p> Rob Finlayson Boeing starts first flight test 777-9 production <div class="node-body article-body">Assembly of Boeing’s 777X flagship twinjet officially started Oct. 23 when a robotic drilling machine commenced work on the first production wing spar for the initial flight test 777-9 at the company’s revamped spar assembly building in Everett, Washington.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Components Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 24 Oct 2017 17:06:00 +0000 263601 at Boeing Air New Zealand launches Wi-Fi trial on 777-300ER <div class="node-body article-body">Air New Zealand has begun the first operational trials of its new onboard Wi-Fi service, which eventually will be rolled out across its international jet fleet.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Connected Aerospace Components Daily News Technology ATW Plus Tue, 10 Oct 2017 16:13:00 +0000 262201 at <p>Air New Zealand Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson Three teams eye A321 freighter conversion market <div class="node-body article-body">The Airbus A321 has long been viewed as an ideal passenger aircraft to convert to a freighter, hitting an appealing sweet spot in size and operating costs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Components ATW Plus Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:11:00 +0000 260011 at Novair orders CTT Zonal Drying Systems for two A321neos <div class="node-body article-body">Sweden-based CTT Systems has received an order from Stockholm-based Novair to equip two Airbus A321neos with Zonal Drying Systems.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cabin Interiors & Connectivity Components Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 10 Aug 2017 20:09:00 +0000 256401 at