The Spanish Air Force, Ejército del Aire, decided to purchase 24 PC-21s in early 2020. The final PC-21 of this order was delivered to Spain in mid-2022. The Spanish Air Force has now decided to buy another 16 PC-21s.
Airbus delivers first ACH160 Exclusive helicopter
Airbus Corporate Helicopters has delivered the first example of the ACH160 Exclusive helicopter.
VISTA X-62 advancing autonomy and changing the face of air power
The Lockheed Martin VISTA X-62A, a one-of-a-kind training aircraft, was flown by an artificial intelligence agent for more than 17 hours recently, representing the first time AI engaged on a tactical aircraft.
Leonardo: Guardia di Finanza’s first newly-configured AW169M delivered
Leonardo and Guardia di Finanza (Italy’s Police Force with general capability in economic and financial matters as well as the only maritime Police Force in Italy) celebrated today the delivery of the operator’s first AW169M light-intermediate twin engine helicopter in a special configuration featuring skids.
En 2022 los aeropuertos canarios tuvieron más de 43 millones de usuarios
Los ocho aeropuertos de Aena en Canarias cerraron 2022 con 43.473.393 pasajeros, lo que supone una recuperación del 96,5% del tráfico con respecto al año 2019, periodo previo a la pandemia.
Tecnam unveils new logo
Tecnam is excited to unveil its new company logo, a fresh and modern update that reflects the company’s evolution and growth.
airBaltic to equip entire fleet with SpaceX’s Starlink
Today, Latvian airline airBaltic announced that it will equip its entire Airbus A220-300 fleet with SpaceX’s Starlink internet connectivity system. Every passenger will benefit from complimentary, in-flight high-speed internet access during all airBaltic flights without hassles or login pages. From the moment passengers walk onto the plane, they’ll have access to the internet.
ATR delivers first ATR 72-600 to Maldivian
Leading regional aircraft manufacturer ATR and Maldives’ national airline Maldivian, today announce the delivery of the carrier’s first ATR 72-600, as part of a firm deal for two ATR 72-600 and one ATR 42-600.
Extreme flight – Landing on Antartica runway
Brussels Airlines and Brussels Airport kick off the new year with first delivery on sustainable aviation fuel via NATO pipeline
Sustainable aviation fuels can now be delivered to Brussels Airport in a smooth, safe and CO2-free manner via the NATO pipeline (CEPS or Central Europe Pipeline System).
Daher delivers the first TBM 960 to a swiss-based customer
Daher announced the initial delivery of a Swiss-registered TBM 960 very efficient turboprop aircraft, which was received by Paolo Buzzi – who has explored the world in his previously-owned TBM 930.
Boeing, United Airlines finalize 737 MAX and 787 order, including record purchase for 100 Dreamliners
Boeing and United Airlines announced the carrier is investing in its future fleet with an order for 100 787 airplanes, with the option to purchase 100 more. The deal is the largest 787 Dreamliner order in Boeing history. United is also purchasing 100 737 MAX jets, exercising 44 existing options and placing 56 new orders.
ORC takes delivery of its first ATR 42-600 covered by an ATR GMA
ORC (Oriental Air Bridge), Japanese regional airline, today took delivery of its first ATR 42-600 covered by an ATR Global Maintenance Agreement contract (GMA).
Condor takes delivery of its first A330neo to modernise fleet
German Airline Condor Flugdienst has taken delivery of its first A330-900 widebody aircraft out of an order of 16 A330neo aircraft. The A330neo will replace previous generation aircraft in their fleet to reduce Condor’s operating costs as well as fuel consumption and CO2 emissions by 25 percent.
Silk Avia introduces first ATR aircraft in Uzbekistan
Market-leading aircraft manufacturer ATR and Silk Avia, Uzbekistan’s new regional airline, have signed Heads of Agreement (HOA) for the acquisition of five new ATR 72-600, three directly from ATR and two from a lessor. In addition to this agreement, the airline will soon start its operations with three used ATR 72-600.