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  1. Hexcel expands French carbon fiber, weaving, prepreg capacityRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Composites Technology

    Hexcel will invest $250 million in the construction of a new carbon fiber plant in Roussillon, France, and another $22 million to expand nearby weaving and prepreg facilities. Hexcel hosted on May 21 a ceremony in Roussillon, France, where it will invest $250 million in the construction of a carbon fiber plant.

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  2. RTI Systems Concern purchased a blocking stake in IKAR engineering center from AirbusRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Avia.Ru

    ... made of metal alloys and composites. Specialists of IKAR center participated in development of fuselage for Airbus A350 airliner. "With the assistance of IKAR center we are going to develop high-load and durable composite components for UAVs. We are ...

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  3. PAL, Cebu Pacific considering acquisition of Airbus A350Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Philippines Today

    Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific are currently considering the acquisition of the Airbus' latest model, Airbus A350-900 XWB , after finally meeting with Airbus officials this week. Earlier, the Airbus A350 held demo flights in Manila as part of its A350 World Tour since it touched down at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2 last Wednesday morning.

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  4. Lufthansa Group airlines used less fuel in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Air Transport World

    ... fuel efficient than its predecessor model 747-400. In September 2013, Lufthansa ordered 34 Boeing 777-9Xs and 25 Airbus A350-900s , plus 30 options. Lufthansa will base its first A350 at its second major hub in Munich from 2016. By 2025, the company ...

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  5. Hexcel to invest $250M in new carbon fiber plant in France; capacity...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Green Car Congress

    Hexcel Corporation will invest $250 million in the construction of a carbon fiber plant in Roussilon, France. The new carbon fiber facility will occupy a 37-acre site at the Osiris Chemicals Industry Platform in Roussillon and will incorporate both polymerization and carbonization lines.

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  6. Singapore Airlines' first A350 XWB in final assemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Air Transport World

    The aircraft is the first of 70 A350 XWBs ordered by the airline and is scheduled for delivery in the first quarter of 2016. The A350 XWB will form a major part of Singapore Airlines' future fleet and will be operated on the carrier's medium- and long-haul routes.

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  7. Confident Delta CEO predicts fewer flight delays this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson leans back in his chair, smiles and explains why he's so happy. His airline cancels fewer flights than the competition, complaints are down and, most importantly, Delta is making record profits - despite a bad bet on oil prices.

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  8. PAL studying whether to buy Airbus A350 jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABS-CBN News

    Philippine Airlines Inc. will consider buying Airbus' A350 jet as it seeks to boost its long-haul services, the carrier's top executive said on Wednesday, speaking at the Manila leg of Airbus sales tour. PAL currently uses Boeing's aircraft for its long-haul operations, having retired its last Boeing 747 jumbo in September last year.

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  9. Stratasys and MakerBot Launch CubeSat Challenge for Aerospace Engineers and StudentsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Business Wire

    The CubeSat Challenge invites the GrabCAD community to use 3D printing to rethink the CubeSat, a standard small research satellite. )--A growing number of aerospace companies are embracing 3D printing as they transform how they prototype and manufacture.

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  10. China's aviation regulator to hold foreign airlines to new safety rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Foreign airlines operating in China will be scored by the country's aviation regulator, and those who fail to meet the safety standards will be prohibited from operating in China, China's aviation regulator said on Wednesday. A wing of an Airbus A350 XWB passenger jet is seen in front of Dragon Airlines and Cathay Pacific Airways aircrafts before its demonstration flight with China Airlines in Taoyuan International Airport, northern Taiwan, May 18, 2015.

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  11. Qatar Airways to fly the Airbus A350 XWB on its double-daily service to MunichRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | AME Info

    ... One - Explore. Play. Share." - available in both Business and Economy classes. Qatar Airways currently has three Airbus A350 XWB in its fleet of aircraft, with 77 more on order, and is the only airline in the world to operate every family of Airbus' ...

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  12. Hacking AirplanesRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Michael Tsai's Weblog

    ... computer security experts have talked about for years . Newer planes such as the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus A350 and A380 have a single network that is used both by pilots to fly the plane and passengers for their Wi-Fi connections. The ...

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  13. TAM's 1st A350 XWB Takes ShapeRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Aero-News Network

    The first A350-900 for TAM Airlines is progressing well in the Final Assembly Line in Toulouse, France, with joining of the wings, the horizontal and vertical tail plane, the main landing gear and the tail cone to the fuselage. The A350 XWB is made of 70 percent advanced materials, including 53 percent composites, and incorporates the latest innovations, providing extra efficiency for airlines.

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  14. GE Has 3D-Printed a Working Jet EngineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Government Executive

    While the consumer 3D printing industry is going through a bit of an existential crisis , industrial 3D printing is going strong. Last week, Stratasys announced it had 3D-printed over 1,000 parts for Airbus' A350 XWB planes that shipped in 2014.

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  15. Philippine Airlines considers A350, 787 to replace aging fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Air Transport World

    "We are in the process of preparing a long-term fleet plan for PAL," CEO Jaime Bautista said. "We have finalized our domestic and regional [plan], but for long haul we have yet to finalize our plan.

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  16. Interview: Flush With Profits, Delta CEO Is a Portrait of OptimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Skift

    His airline cancels fewer flights than the competition, complaints are down and, most importantly, Delta is making record profits - despite a bad bet on oil prices. In an industry that, until recently, was famous for its losses, it's rare to hear a CEO speaking so optimistically about the future.

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  17. Singapore Air Adds More Premium to Its Premium EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Skift

    Singapore Air has had to play catch up regarding its first class offering but now it is leading the way in terms of rethinking premium economy. Singapore Airlines Ltd. is selling a new premium economy version: Pay a fair bit more than standard economy and you'll get champagne, a broad selection of wines and food, a bigger TV and seats that are as much as 1 1/2 inches wider.

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  18. Extra wide-bodied Airbus A350-900 to visit PHL next weekRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Philippines Today

    The Airbus' next-generation Airbus A350-900 XWB is set to visit Manila next week, the Manila International Airport Authority confirmed on Thursday. On its official Facebook page, MIAA noted that the cornerstone member of Airbus' all-new A350 XWB Family, will be in Manila on May 20 to 23. According to the company, Airbus plans to use its Carbon Livery - Airbus A350 XWB .

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  19. TAM Airline's first A350 XWB in final assemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Air Transport World

    The first Airbus A350-900 for Brazil's TAM Airlines is in the Final Assembly Line in Toulouse, France. Airbus will join the wings, the horizontal and vertical tail plane, the main landing gear and the tail cone to the fuselage.

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  20. Opportunities in Aerospace Interior Market 2014-2020: Market Size,...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Freshnews

    NEW YORK, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Background: Global commercial aerospace interior market is expected to increase with a CAGR of 4.6% by 2020. The major drivers for aerospace interior market are increasing air passenger traffic, growth in air freight volumes, and increasing delivery of new aircraft.

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