In a landmark deal announced at the Paris Air Show today, Air France-KLM Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Rolls-Royce for Trent XWB engines to power 25 Airbus A350s - worth $1.1bn at current list prices - with options covering an additional 25.
A trial of environmentally optimised transatlantic flights has begun as part of the TOPFLIGHT project being led by air traffic service provider, NATS.
GKN Aerospace has signed a long term agreement (LTA) with Snecma (Safran) to manufacture low pressure turbine (LPT) cases for their new Silvercrest large/long range business jet engine.
The first A400M Full Flight Simulator (FFS) designed and built by Thales for Airbus Military received European Aviation Safety Agency's qualification for training on the 7 June at Airbus Military International Training Centre in
SriLankan Airlines has signed an MoU with Airbus for six A330-300s and four A350-900s.
Eurofighter GmbH has signed a Meteor weapon system integration contract with NETMA to facilitate and secure integration of MBDA's Meteor Beyond Visual Range Missile system on the Typhoon.
Rolls-Royce is preparing to build the first Trent 1000-TEN, its engine for the 787-10 programme formally announced by Boeing yesterday.
Rolls-Royce has won an $800m order from SriLankan Airlines for Trent XWB engines to power four A350-900 aircraft and Trent 700 engines to power six A330-300 aircraft, which includes long-term TotalCare service support.
The Air France-KLM Group has finalised a firm contract for 25 A350-900 aircraft, with options for a further 25.
As the complexities of Export Control regulations in the Aerospace & Defence (A&D) industry increase, Kevin Deal, vice president of defence for IFS North America, takes a look at regulation across the globe in the A&D
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