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F-35B on display at RAF Marham (Image: Crown Copyright)
Aviation & TravelCommonFifth Gen FighterMilitary & DefenseTest Flight

aerobd.news : The UK’s Royal Air Force has announced that it has nine F-35B Lightning jets ready to be deployed on operations around the world. Chief of the Air Staff

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Aviation & TravelCommonTest Flight

aerobd.news : Colorado, USA-based Boom Supersonic has confirmed plans to flight test a prototype of its Overture commercial airliner for the first time this year, after raising US$100 million in

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Aero EnginesAviation & TravelCommonTest Flight

aerobd.news : The A319neo has been certified by the US FAA and European EASA airworthiness authorities to run with CFM International’s Leap-1A engine. The other aircraft in the single-aisle A320neo

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Aviation & TravelCommonMilitary & DefenseTest Flight

aerobd.news : The first pre-serial L-39NG trainer and light attack aircraft with serial number 7001 made its first flight on 22nd December, at Aero Vodochody Airport. The new generation of

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An Italian Air Force's F-35 during its first flight (Image:F-35 JPO)
Aviation & TravelCommonFifth Gen FighterMilitary & DefenseTest Flight

aerobd.news : The F-35 Lightning II program has reached a major milestone with the official start of its operational testing. The formal F-35 Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) started

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Aviation & TravelCommonHelicopterTest Flight

aerobd.news : There is a lot of excitement and interest in Racer (Rapid And Cost-Efficient Rotorcraft) helicopter, a technology demonstrator being developed by Airbus Helicopters. The clock is ticking towards

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Aviation & TravelCommonTest Flight

aerobd.news : Airbus Defence has officially opened the operating base for its Zephyr drone in Wyndham, Western Australia. The high-altitude pseudo satellite (HAPS), the development of which was originally started

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Aviation & TravelCommonHottest GadgetSTest FlightUnmanned Air System (UAS)

aerobd.news : MIT engineers have built and flown the first-ever airplane with no moving parts, powered by a flow of ions produced onboard the plane. The aircraft is propelled by

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Aviation & TravelCommonMilitary & DefenseTest Flight

aerobd.news : Hindustan Aeronautics has started the spin testing of its HTT 40 basic trainer aircraft with the successful execution of two turn spins and their recoveries. The spin testing

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The A330neo-800 taking off in Toulouse, France on November 6, 2018 (Image: Airbus)
Aviation & TravelCommonTest Flight

aerobd.news : The first A330-800, test aircraft MSN1888, has taken off from Toulouse in France on its maiden flight for the dedicated flight-physics tests. The flight marks the start of

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The SARA optionally-piloted helicopter during US Army test flights (Image: Sikorsky)
Aviation & TravelCommonHelicopterMilitary & DefenseTest Flight

aerobd.news : Pilots from the US Army have successfully demonstrated several autonomous functions of an optionally-piloted helicopter for the first time. The series of flights by the Sikorsky Autonomy Research

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Aviation & TravelCommonTest Flight

aerobd.news : Delta Air Lines’ first A220-100 has taken its maiden flight, heralding the start of several months of flight testing and assembly before the airline becomes the first in

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