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Embraer to showcase new freighter and diverse aircraft lineup at Farnborough Airshow
General Aviation

Embraer is set to make a strong showing at the Farnborough International Airshow, taking place from July 22-26, as the Brazilian aerospace company kicks off celebrations for its 55th anniversary. The company will debut its new E190F freighter aircraft, marking the first public appearance of the converted E-Jet cargo plane. Francisco Gomes Neto, President and

Global air passenger demand up 13.8% in March, but capacity concerns loom
General Aviation

Global air passenger demand rose 13.8% in March 2024 compared to the same month last year, according to data released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). Total capacity, measured in available seat kilometers (ASK), was up 12.3% year-on-year, with the March load factor reaching 82.0%, a 1.0 percentage point increase compared to March 2023.

WATCH: Passenger lands Cessna after pilot turns ill
General Aviation

A passenger with no flying experience safely landed a Cessna Caravan in Florida on Tuesday with the help of air traffic controllers, after the pilot of the aircraft fell ill. The utility aircraft, with two people on board, had taken off from Marsh Harbour International Airport in the Bahamas, on its way to Fort Pierce

De Havilland Canada to produce hybrid-electric Dash 8 aircraft demonstrator
Future of Aviation

De Havilland Canada has announced a new partnership Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) to integrate hybrid-electric technology into a De Havilland Canada Dash 8-100 flight demonstrator.

Microsoft Flight Simulator gets audio voice tours
General Aviation

The sound is AI-generated and has been created by the website Bushtalk Radio, covering locations from the Chrysler Building in New York City to the Galapagos Islands.

KLM Cityhopper welcomes first of 15 E195-E2 jets from Aircastle

KLM regional subsidiary KLM Cityhopper took delivery of its first of 15 Embraer E195-E2 aircraft from US lessor Aircastle. The aircraft was delivered to the Dutch carrier from American lessor Aircastle’s order book with Embraer. The next E195-E2 is expected to be delivered by Aircastle before the end of April 2021. According to Aircastle, the


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