Allegiant to buy six more Airbus A319s

Las Vegas, Nevada-based Allegiant Travel Co., parent of “ultra” low-cost carrier Allegiant Air, has agreed to purchase six additional Airbus A319 aircraft, as part of a plan to increase its A320 family fleet from 14 to 44 by the end of 2018. read more Link to the original site

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Photo Release — Northrop Grumman Offers Enhanced C4ISR Capabilities to Customers Worldwide with Advanced Digital Cockpit

As part of an array of global defence capabilities, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is showcasing its digital cockpit solution at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi. The company’s revolutionary cockpit and integrated avionics will be on display Feb. 22-26 in U.S. pavilion booth 02-A10, stand CS-2.…

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Textron Aviation expands global King Air service

Textron Aviation Inc.,, announced today its company-owned service centers in Sacramento, California, Mesa, Arizona and Paris, France, have gained certification for Beechcraft King Air 90-, 200- and 300-series aircraft service and repair, expanding factory service accessibility to its global customer base. “The combination of Beechcraft, Cessna, and Hawker under the…

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Photo Release — US Air Force Global Hawk unmanned aircraft flies in to Australia’s Avalon Air Show

A Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) landed Feb. 21 at the Avalon Airport in Australia for display at the Australian International Air Show. The system’s ability to conduct high-altitude surveillance missions for greater than 30 hours is ideally suited for the vast Asia-Pacific region.…

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Transport Canada Issues Flight Permit for First CS300 Flight Test Vehicle and Bombardier Targets February 26 – 28 for First Flight

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that following a thorough inspection of the aircraft and a review of all the associated build documentation, Transport Canada inspectors have issued the flight permit that allows the first CS300 flight test vehicle to join the flight test program. Pending optimal weather conditions, the CS300aircraft’s first flight is…

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Northrop Grumman Extends Air Traffic Communication Coverage at Incheon Control Centre, South Korea

Grumman Corporation’s U.K.-based air traffic management communications systems subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, has been awarded a contract by South Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to provide additional air traffic communication system sites for delivering ground-to-air communications for the Incheon, South Korea air traffic control centre. Northrop…

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