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November 29, 2021, 7:57 AM

Airbus Reports Promising Results from 100 percent SAF Tests

A team of researchers expect to publish results of the ECLIF3 emissions studies toward the end of next year or in 2023.

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Profit Hunter
Nov 15, 2021 - 10:45 PM
Embraer’s sale of as many as six airplanes to Overland Airways could reach a book value of $299.4 million.
Boeing 777 Freighter
Nov 15, 2021 - 10:00 PM
The latest order for two 777Fs from Emirates SkyCargo will expand the freight-carrier’s fleet to a dozen.
Nov 15, 2021 - 9:19 PM
IAI has signed an agreement to convert aircraft for Emirates, its first Gulf-based airline customer.
Nov 15, 2021 - 9:00 PM
Flydubai is showcasing the interior of its new Boeing Max 8 on the Dubai Airshow ramp, along with new livery features marking the UAE’s 50th anniversary.
Nov 15, 2021 - 9:39 AM
An order from lessor Air Lease Corporation includes the first for A350 freighters following the type’s launch in the summer.
Nov 15, 2021 - 9:37 AM
The charismatic Sheikh is no nearer to retirement at the age of 62, having led Emirates for 36 years.
Nov 15, 2021 - 9:00 AM
The European turboprop manufacturer will offer new Pratt & Whitney Canada 127XT series as the standard engine for the ATR 72 and 42 aircraft.
Nov 15, 2021 - 4:57 AM
Boeing 737NG and Airbus A320 family operators in Middle East will now be able to repair their APUs locally at SAEI.
Nov 15, 2021 - 3:21 AM
Low-cost carrier Flyadeal will have CFM56-5B engines for its A320 fleet overhauled by Caerdav under a TrueChoice support agreement with GE Aviation.
SAEI and Honeywell
Nov 15, 2021 - 3:01 AM
Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries has been appointed an authorized service center for Honeywell's 131-9 auxiliary power units for 737 NGs and A320s.