European plane maker Airbus edged ahead of tis rival in the skies Boeing for new business last year. Figures from the Toulouse based company showed
The newest, largest and most technically advanced US destroyer is at sea for trails, commanded by Captain James Kirk. The US Navy has not taken the
A selection of footage from the 2015 Dubai Airshow.
A selection of the best footage from the 2015 Dubai Air Show.
A lack of civilian aircraft orders from Gulf region airlines characterised the 2015 Dubai Air Show, in marked contrast, to the 2013 event, when
A global deal has been reached to track flights to avoid a repeat of planes disappearing without a trace. The decision was taken at a UN conference
Keep abreast of all the events as they take place live and direct from the United Arab Emirates
The Middle East – especially the Gulf – is a strategic location with significant transit volumes of air traffic. The region is both a destination and
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum gives $10 million to the Emirates team start an airline in five months.
Air travel is safe: statistically, air travel is the second safest form of transporting people from A to B. The safest method is the
The Dubai Air Show was first launched in 1986 under the name of “Arab Air”. Since then it has evolved into one of the largest and most important
Ukraine is set to introduce a ban on flights by Russian airlines from October 25, as part of a wave of sanctions against Moscow for its support of
A French pilot claims to have made aviation history after flying an electric plane across the English Channel on Friday morning. The Airbus E-fan
At a research facility near Montpellier in southern France, a mock-up of a heavy airplane wing is carefully manouevred across a test centre by
The 51st edition of the biannual Paris Air Show has closed its gates to a record number of visitors. Some 351,000 people – from the aerospace
As the European Space Agency changes leadership, euronews met its outgoing and incoming directors-general to discuss the future of space projects.
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
A prototype electric two-seater aircraft hailed as the future of flying will take part in the aerial display at the Paris Air Show to be held at Le
Welcome to Euronews’ live online coverage of the Paris Air Show from Le Bourget! From June 15 to June 21 more than 300,000 people are expected at the
Such is the scale of the Paris Air Show to be held next week, you do not stand a chance of seeing all there is to see. There are no fewer than 2,215
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
3D printing is one of the disruptive technologies driving efficiency in the aviation industry. Producing the myriad of parts that make up an
Poor weather has forced Solar Impulse 2 to make an “intermediate landing” in Japan. The solar-powered plane will wait for better conditions above the
The solar-powerered plane attempting to circumnavigate the globe took off from Nanjing in China at the weekend, bound for Hawaii, with pilot Andre Borschberg reporting good progress.
The Solar Impulse 2 plane takes off at the Nanjing Lukou International Airport, Jiangsu province in China.
The plane took off from eastern China’s