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April 3, 2017

A320NEO IN-SERVICE REPORT

A320neo's Bumpy Start

TECHNOLOGY

Turning Point

DEFENSE

Eagle Out

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A320NEO IN-SERVICE REPORT

A320neo's Bumpy Start

The new Airbus narrowbody exceeds performance targets, but engine troubles have not yet been overcome

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TECHNOLOGY

Turning Point

After a difficult development, the first small turbine engine for tactical UAVs heads to flight

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DEFENSE

Eagle Out

U.S. Air Force considers major F-15C life-extension too costly

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AIRCRAFT INTERIORS

Virtual Vision

Airlines are beginning to explore the potential of virtual reality for inflight entertainment

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

No Special Deal

British airlines face huge uncertainty now that the Brexit clock has started ticking

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SAFETY

Go-Around Gap

Kyrgyzstan crash highlights persistent safety problem with approach and landings

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AEROSPACE IN CANADA

Digital Connector

Montreal’s powerful aerospace cluster sets its sights on transforming its suppliers into digital companies

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RESILIENT SPACE

Space Wars

The U.S. Air Force is defending its role as Pentagon’s space lead

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First Take

Embraer’s E195-E2, its largest commercial aircraft yet, made its 2-hr. first flight ahead of schedule on March 29 from Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil. Seating up to 146 passengers, the Pratt & Whitney PW1919G-powered airliner is planned to enter service in the first quarter of 2019 with Brazilian carrier Azul.
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TECHNOLOGY

Swarm Enabler

Air-recoverable, reusable, low-cost swarming unmanned aircraft could distribute capabilities across many airborne platforms

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