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China Southern Airlines réceptionne son premier Airbus A350-900

China Southern Airlines réceptionne son premier Airbus A350-900

China Southern Airlines a réceptionné son premier A350-900, devenant ainsi le nouvel opérateur de ce bimoteur gros-porteur long-courrier de nouvelle génération extrêmement performant, dont la compagnie a commandé 20 exemplaires. Basée à Guangzhou, China...

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How the albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

How the albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Airbus engineers have developed a scale-model aeroplane with the first in-flight, flapping wing-tips that could revolutionise aircraft wing-design. The aerospace giant has drawn on nature to develop its ‘semi-aeroelastic hinge’ concept to reduce drag...

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GKN Aerospace extends its business with Pratt & Whitney for Engine Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems

GKN Aerospace extends its business with Pratt & Whitney for Engine Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems

GKN Aerospace announced that it has signed an agreement between its subsidiary GKN Fokker Elmo and Pratt & Whitney to continue the design, supply, and support of Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems for more than 30 aircraft engine programs. Pratt...

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GKN Aerospace manufactures first wing components for Airbus’ Wing of Tomorrow

GKN Aerospace manufactures first wing components for Airbus’ Wing of Tomorrow

GKN Aerospace announced today, at the Paris Air show, that it has manufactured the first demonstrator wing components for Airbus’ ”Wing of tomorrow” research programme. The parts are samples of a section of the wing spar. GKN Aerospace’s wing technology...

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TARMAC Aerosave dévoile une nouvelle machine de découpe pour le recyclage des avions

TARMAC Aerosave dévoile une nouvelle machine de découpe pour le recyclage des avions

TARMAC Aerosave, filiale des groupes Airbus, Safran Aircraft Engines et SUEZ, présente en exclusivité mondiale un second outillage pour le démantèlement des avions. Le leader du stockage avec maintien en conditions de vol, de la maintenance et du recyclage...

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