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ESA chiefs discuss building a base on the Moon and visiting Mars

As the European Space Agency changes leadership, euronews met its outgoing and incoming directors-general to discuss the future of space projects.

As the European Space Agency changes leadership, euronews met its outgoing and incoming directors-general to discuss the future of space projects.

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Drones and electric planes at the Paris Air Show

There are over 2,000 exhibitors displaying the latest technologies in the aeronautic section of the Paris Air Show. Among them are the drones which

There are over 2,000 exhibitors displaying the latest technologies in the aeronautic section of the Paris Air Show. Among them are the drones which

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Increased aircraft demand lifts Paris Air Show

The Paris Air Show has taken off with a flurry of multi-billion euro plane deals. The first day of has seen significant activity in the air as well

The Paris Air Show has taken off with a flurry of multi-billion euro plane deals. The first day of has seen significant activity in the air as well

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11 ways commercial flights could change in the future

Helmets not headphones Had enough of squinting at a tiny screen in the seat in front of you and fiddling with the flimsy standard-issue

Helmets not headphones Had enough of squinting at a tiny screen in the seat in front of you and fiddling with the flimsy standard-issue

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Air show stunts in Hungary

Kecskemet, 88.5 kilometres south of the Hungarian capital Budapest, is the main home of the Hungarian Air Force and its fleet of Jas-39 Gripen

Kecskemet, 88.5 kilometres south of the Hungarian capital Budapest, is the main home of the Hungarian Air Force and its fleet of Jas-39 Gripen

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An air show to remember

No records were broken in this year’s air show but the final balance of the Bourget this year is still remarkable from a commercial point of view. We

No records were broken in this year’s air show but the final balance of the Bourget this year is still remarkable from a commercial point of view. We

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Civil drones reach for the sky

At the 50th Paris airshow, a number of unmanned aerial vehicles or, “drones” as they have become known have been demonstrating their

At the 50th Paris airshow, a number of unmanned aerial vehicles or, “drones” as they have become known have been demonstrating their

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ATR: back to the future

At Le Bourget this year, ATR registered 173 orders worth more than three billion euros, a record for the company in a single air show. The

At Le Bourget this year, ATR registered 173 orders worth more than three billion euros, a record for the company in a single air show. The

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Le Bourget: Saving time and fuel

Everyday, millions of people experience increasingly complex and intrusive security checks before they board for their flight. Tapping into

Everyday, millions of people experience increasingly complex and intrusive security checks before they board for their flight. Tapping into

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The cockpit of the future

Piloting an aeroplane with touch screens like a tablet? It’s possible – indeed it’s in out near future. Richard Perrot, Director of Marketing

Piloting an aeroplane with touch screens like a tablet? It’s possible – indeed it’s in out near future. Richard Perrot, Director of Marketing

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Hot work as a journalist at the Paris Air Show

There are over 3,000 accredited journalists at Le Bourget. Their work is not easy. First, because the events, announcements of new contracts, and

There are over 3,000 accredited journalists at Le Bourget. Their work is not easy. First, because the events, announcements of new contracts, and

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Drones looking for a home at Le Bourget

Total orders at the end of day one of the Paris air-show might have topped $30bn, but sales are not restricted to manned aircraft alone. The drone

Total orders at the end of day one of the Paris air-show might have topped $30bn, but sales are not restricted to manned aircraft alone. The drone

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There's nobody in the cockpit

Today we started to film a report on drones – remote-controlled planes. It is a booming sector that sees European producers in fierce competition

Today we started to film a report on drones – remote-controlled planes. It is a booming sector that sees European producers in fierce competition

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Airbus A350: a historical milestone

Euronews interviewed Airbus Chief Operating Officer Günter Butschek about the first A350 flight, new sales of the A380, A400M deliveries and

Euronews interviewed Airbus Chief Operating Officer Günter Butschek about the first A350 flight, new sales of the A380, A400M deliveries and

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Nice to see you... in the sky

It’s always a great sight to see a large number of civil and miltary aircraft presented at Le Bourget. This year’s stars are the Boeing 787

It’s always a great sight to see a large number of civil and miltary aircraft presented at Le Bourget. This year’s stars are the Boeing 787

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Le Bourget; world number one

I have been attending the Bourget Air Show since 1987, without exception. Over the years it has been interesting to watch the battle that takes place

I have been attending the Bourget Air Show since 1987, without exception. Over the years it has been interesting to watch the battle that takes place

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Flying high at the 50th Le Bourget Air Show

Despite the economic crisis savaging Europe, the aviation industry appears in full health. The 50th edition of the Bourget Air show in Paris is

Despite the economic crisis savaging Europe, the aviation industry appears in full health. The 50th edition of the Bourget Air show in Paris is

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Props in the show

The new Airbus A400 M military transporter flies over the Bourget skies, followed by a restored Lockheed Super Constellation.

The new Airbus A400 M military transporter flies over the Bourget skies, followed by a restored Lockheed Super Constellation.

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Battle of the giants

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus A 380 fly in the Bourget air display.

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus A 380 fly in the Bourget air display.

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Airbus and Boeing seek new market take-off at Paris Air Show

The Paris Air Show is getting underway at Le Bourget with traditional rivals Airbus and Boeing both buoyant about new orders – and new manufacturers

The Paris Air Show is getting underway at Le Bourget with traditional rivals Airbus and Boeing both buoyant about new orders – and new manufacturers

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Aboulafia: “Some solid commercial orders in Paris”

Richard Aboulafia is Vice President, Analysis at Teal Group and writes for several international aviation magazines and publications. He is also an

Richard Aboulafia is Vice President, Analysis at Teal Group and writes for several international aviation magazines and publications. He is also an