Table of contentsFLUG REVUE June 2018
In our June issue we report about the Berlin Air Show ILA and the second mission of astronaut Alexander Gerst. Also: Aircraft interiors and Business Aviation as economic factor.
Full ILA report
We present all the news, right up to date, from the Berlin Air Show, with seveal debutantes on view
Embraer E190-E2 for Widerøe
The frst regional jet of the E2 generation is going to Norway, where it is hoped that it will open up new markets for Widerøe
Swiss Boeing 777-300ER
On board Swiss’s tenth giant twinjet during the delivery ﬂight
Following its latest record-breaking results, the Bavarians are drawing up ambitious plans.
Business Aviation as economic factor
EBAA fgures demonstrate the positive impact of Business Aviation in Europe
Wings of Gold
The US Navy trains its pilots for tricky carrier operations on the Boeing T-45C Goshawk
To relieve the Super Hornet ﬂeet, the MQ-25 tanker is to be developed for use on aircraft carriers
Lockheed Martin F-35
The stealth fghter has completed its development test programme. Production is now set to increase.
German Air Force Association
The unmanned Heron 1 ﬂies on in Mali and Afghanistan
The latest developments in aircraft cabins were on show at the trade fair in Hamburg. New seats were one of the main areas of focus.
NASA supersonic X-Plane
The Lockheed Martin Skunk Works are building a manned Demonstrator
Alexander Gerst: the second mission
The German astronaut has undergone intensive preparations for his new ﬂight to the ISS, which is due to take off at the beginning of June
With the DC-7, Douglas continued its DC-4/DC-6 development philosophy
Passenger and cabin
Briefing: Fuel dumping
Occupations: Jobs in Business Aviation
Service: Models, books and airshow dates
Readers’ Forum, publisher’s information
Afterburner: Ford Tri-Motor