AIRBUS FLIES ELECTRIC E-FAN
24 April 2014
AIRBUS has now made more than 20 flights in its innovative all-electric E-Fan test aircraft. The E-Fan was shown at last year's Paris Air Show and made its first flight last month at Mérignac Airport in Bordeaux, France.
WWI REPLICAS TO FLY AT OSHKOSH
22 April 2014
Four replica aircraft from the Great War Flying Museum of Ontario, Canada, will participate in World War I centennial activities at this year's EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 fly-in, held 28 July - 3 August at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh.
FLY THE AIRVAN TURBO WITH THE LATEST LOOP
16 April 2014
Read, tap your way through stacks of brilliant photos, watch a video... all these elements and more are part of the latest digital, interactive edition of LOOP. Cover story is a flight test of the GippsAero Airvan Turbo
ARCH BEATS BONHOMME IN CROATIA RED BULL RACE
14 April 2014
Austria’s Hannes Arch came from behind to beat defending champion Paul Bonhomme in the second round of the 2014 Red Bull Air Race World Championship on Sunday, staged at Rovinj, Croatia.
PIPER LAUNCHES DIESEL ARCHER
10 April 2014
Piper has announced a new model for the Cherokee PA-28 range - the Centurion diesel powered Archer DX. It is aimed at flight schools in Europe and Asia where avgas is either expensive or not available.
FIRST FLIGHT FOR LEARJET 85
10 April 2014
The all-new Learjet 85 business jet has successfully completed its first flight.
ROBIN LAUNCHES UPDATED DR401
09 April 2014
French manufacturer Robin has launched the DR401 at AERO Friedrichshafen, which opened today. The DR401 is wider, with more legroom, has a better view forwards and much improved ergonomics.