FLUG REVUE April 2016
Giants in LAX
Los Angeles International Airport is one of the most important international destinations for the Airbus A380.
The new generation of the Airbus bestseller has been delivered to Lufthansa following a delay.
Boeing 777 for Swiss
The Swiss airline is renewing its fleet with this large long-range jet.
Iran is buying new commercial aircraft
Following the end of the sanctions, Iran wants modern aircraft for its airlines.
Aerion AS2 supersonic jet
The American newcomer wants to launch the first supersonic business jet on the market in the next decade.
Tanker undergoes testing
Boeing needs to get its KC-46A Pegasus tankers through their flight tests quickly in order to be able to deliver to the US Air Force on time.
Lockheed Martin F-35
The fleet of new stealth fighters has already amassed 50,000 hours of flying time.
Airbus Helicopters Tiger
The European combat helicopter undertook its maiden flight 25 years ago.
German Air Force Association
Closer cooperation in Europe
NASA’s aerospace research
The technologies that will make aircraft cleaner, quieter and more fuel efficient
Cockpit systems etc.
Avionics in the spotlight at AERO Friedrichshafen
European-Russian Mars mission
The first ExoMars mission gets under way 15 years after plans were first hatched.
North Korea’s spaceflight programme
Pyongyang unsettles the global community with the launch of an Unha-3 carrier rocket.
Heinkel He 280
The world’s first jet fighter first flew 75 years ago.
VIP-interview with Johann-Dietrich Wörner, Director General of the ESA
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