Embraer is joining together with Brazilian energy company EDP to pursue research into the feasibility of electric aircraft. Initial efforts are focused on an all electric Embraer EMB-203 Ipanema demonstrator aircraft which the company expects to fly in 2021.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is allowing the Boeing 737 MAX to fly and carry airline passengers again. On November 18, 2020, FAA Administrator Steve Dickson signed an order rescinding the grounding, in effect since March 13, 2019.
The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has cancelled ABACE 2020 according to a statement from the trade group. Originally scheduled to be held in Shanghai,... Read More
Boeing was forced to postpone the first flight of their 777X aircraft from Paine Field near Seattle, 24 January 2020, due to strong unfavorable winds at the airport.
The first example of the US Navy version of BellBoeing’s tiltrotor, the CMV-22B Osprey, achieved its first flight on 21 January 2020, at Bell’s Amarillo Assembly Center, according to the company.
The US Department of Defense (DoD) has confirmed that US Forces in positions known to Turkey have nonetheless come under artillery fire from Turkish artillery. The... Read More