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The European strategic defence programme, the Future Combat Air System (FCAS) has taken a major step forward following an agreement between Safran Aircraft Engines and MTU Aero Engines to partner on the development on the Next Generation Fighter... Read more

As President Donald Trump arrives in London for the NATO summit, in a move that is likely to increase transatlantic economic and political tensions, the US has threatened the EU with a new raft of tariffs in connection with the Airbus subsidies... Read more

At its annual summit meeting, the Committee for European Construction Equipment (CECE) and its US counterpart the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) have released a joint statement speaking out against the US government's imposition of... Read more

It has been reported that Airbus Helicopters has suspended the building of a helicopter plant in Romania and is considering relocating the project elsewhere. The move comes after Romanian authorities... Read more

The United States has now received formal authorisation from the World Trade Organization (WTO) to impose tariffs on up to $7.5-billion (€6.79-billion) of imported good from the European Union. The move came following an arbitrator's decision over... Read more

With a mission is to revolutionise the economies of space; mass-producing a satellite constellation that will provide high-speed internet access worldwide, OneWeb Satellites, a joint venture between Airbus and OneWeb, have used Lanner’s digital... Read more

The European Union has been trying to get the US to call off trade sanctions and come to an agreement on aircraft subsidies, but Washington has showed no signs of being open to talk, according to EU trade chief Cecilia Malmström... Read more

A joint Memorandum of Understanding has been signed by Airbus and SAS to conduct research into hybrid and electric aircraft eco-system and infrastructure requirements. It is a unique cooperation intended to establish the requirements for the next... Read more

Airbus H145M helicopter

Source: Christian D. Kellers / Airbus Helicopters

Airbus has announced it is to deliver the first of nine H145M helicopters to Serbia next month. Serbian Defence Minisiter Aleksandar Vulin visited the Airbus Helicopters site in Donauwörth, Germany to accept the first vehicle on behalf of the Serbian Read more

The Airbus leadership overhaul continues, following a difficult few months for the European aerospace giant, with the announcement of its new chiefs of operations and finance. Read more

Airbus Defence has landed a deal worth almost £180m from one of the world’s leading satellite operators, France’s Eutelsat, to develop communications for two state-of-the-art satellites. Read more

It’s the fourth day of the UK’s international air show and the news has been flying fast. With deals and innovations aplenty, there is much to talk about. We take a look at some of the biggest stories from the week-long event so far. Read more

Business analysts at Plimsoll Publishing have warned that the announcement at the end of June from Airbus that it may leave the UK in the event of a ‘no-deal Brexit’ could result in the loss of thousands of jobs. Read more

According to a Reuters report, Airbus is considering adding endurance to the longest-range version of its A321 passenger jet in an attempt to ‘pre-empt’ a new mid-market jet being considered by its US rival Boeing. Read more

Airbus and Dassault Aviation are joining forces to develop and produce Europe’s next generation of fighter aircraft under the European Future Combat Air System (FCAS) project. Read more

SAS has ordered 50 Airbus A320neo aircraft with delivery from spring 2019 through 2023. This is part of SAS's plan to have a single-type fleet by 2023 that consists of the market’s most efficient short- and medium-haul aircraft. Read more

Airbus says 3700 jobs across Europe will be affected by planned production cuts to its A380 and A400M aircraft. Read more

Airbus has warned that it may need to stockpile parts ahead of Brexit in a bid to offset costs and minimise disruption in the event that Britain leaves the customs union and free trade with Europe is no longer possible. Read more

Airbus, in cooperation with IBM, is developing CIMON (Crew Interactive MObile CompanioN), an AI-based assistant for astronauts for the DLR Space Administration. Read more

Airbus has taken a €1.3bn (£1.2bn) charge on its troubled A400M military transport plane, bringing total charges on the project to more than €8bn. Read more

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    Source: Christian D. Kellers / Airbus Helicopters

    Airbus H145M helicopter