Category Archives: Aviation

«Транспорт-2011»: The perspective plane

The specialists of TsAGI launched the implementation of a complex of works for the replenishment of the scientific-technical backlog on the subjects of supersonic passenger and supersonic business jet (SPS and VTS) of the new generation. These aircraft will be … Continue reading

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Russia, Ukraine close to rolling out new Antonov plane

Russia and Ukraine are close to rolling out a new Antonov transport plane. They will start test-flying it this year and continue work to organize series production. Defence Ministers Anatoli Serdiukov and Dmitry Salamatin announced this to the press Wednesday … Continue reading

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Boeing to Shut Wichita Plant, Citing Cuts at Pentagon

With the Pentagon pushing to cut costs, Boeing said on Wednesday that it would close its sprawling military airplane plant in Wichita, Kan., over the next two years and lay off many of the 2,160 workers. Boeing said it would … Continue reading

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IL-76 disaster in Karachi is a consequence of neglect to aircraft operation by “shady” airlines

It is not a secret anymore that in the course of easy money hunting, the concept of aircraft security from the point of view of “shady” IL-76 airlines has already become a fiction. Aircrafts are maintained only according to the … Continue reading

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