Textron Aviation Debuts Advanced Military Trainer at Farnborough Airshow

Textron Aviation is set to make a significant return to the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA), highlighting its industry dominance with over 1,700 Cessna and Beechcraft turbine aircraft operational across Europe and a global delivery record surpassing 250,000 units. At this year’s event, the spotlight will be on the unveiling of Textron’s latest advancement in military […]

Boeing Delivers First Upgraded CH-47F Block II Chinook to U.S. Army

Boeing has recently achieved a significant milestone in its collaboration with the U.S. Army, delivering the first CH-47F Block II Chinook helicopter. This delivery marks the beginning of a substantial upgrade for up to 465 helicopters in the Army’s fleet to the advanced Block II configuration. Heather McBryan, vice president and program manager for Cargo […]

Air Europa 787 Makes Emergency Landing in Brazil After Severe Turbulence, 30 Injured

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

An Air Europa Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner encountered “strong turbulence” and was forced to make an emergency landing in Brazil, with 30 individuals reported injured, according to reports.  The incident occurred on Flight UX045, which was en route from Madrid to Montevideo, when the aircraft experienced unexpected turbulence over the Atlantic near the Brazilian coast. The […]

Universal Hydrogen Closes Doors: A Look at What Led to the Demise of a Hydrogen Flight Pioneer

In a recent development that marks a setback for the clean energy sector, Universal Hydrogen, once a beacon of innovation in hydrogen-powered aviation, has declared insolvency. The company, recognized for its groundbreaking partially hydrogen-powered flight out of Moses Lake in March last year, announced that it has exhausted the $100 million it secured from investors. […]

Eve Air Mobility Announces $94 Million Equity Financing to Boost eVTOL Development

Eve Air Mobility, a prominent player in the electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft sector, has secured a significant boost with $94 million in new equity financing. This funding round draws support from a variety of global industrial giants, including Embraer, Nidec, and several financial investors, marking a pivotal step in the company’s advancement. […]

Boeing Acquires Spirit AeroSystems in $4.7 Billion All-Stock Deal Amid Supply Chain Challenges

Boeing Co. has entered into an agreement to acquire Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. in an all-stock transaction valued at $4.7 billion, marking a significant consolidation in the aerospace sector. The deal, set at $37.25 per share, also includes Boeing assuming approximately $3.5 billion of Spirit’s debt. The acquisition, which is expected to be formally announced […]