Begun in 1996, construction of the future Berlin International Airport, intended to replace the German capital’s two other airports, has once again been suspended. We take a look at this interminable saga, hardly ever out of the headlines.

  • What is the ceiling of an aircraft?

    Each type of aircraft has its own certified ceiling. But what is the ceiling of an aircraft ? Find the answer at the end of the video.

  • Boeing changes over to Chinese local time

    On the occasion of the state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to the United States, Boeing received a huge order for 300 aircraft. After the exchange of formalities, the aircraft manufacturer has also decided upon a change of strategy and will construct a factory in China.

  • Ryanair offers a "helping hand" to traditional airlines

    At present Ryanair's priority has no ambition to embark on long-haul flights. The Irish low-cost prefers to keep its grip on the European short-haul market and change its image.

  • The LEAP will pulsate at Snecma

    By 2020, Snecma will be producing 1,500 units of their new LEAP engine per year. To do this, the engine ma nufacturer will integrate high-tech assembly lines at their Villaroche (near Paris) premises.

  • Skylander’s campsite landing

    The Skylander, a French propeller driven aircraft project, will never really take off, since 2014, the only full size model has been used as unusual accommodation for campers in the Nantes (western France) region. Come take a look on board.

  • Who was the Red Baron?

    He was also called "Little Red" or the "Red Devil" ( in French ) in reference to the colour of his ‘plane. But Who was the Red Baron ? Find out at the end of the video.

  • Dominique Strauss-Kahn at APG’s World Connect 2015

    The seventh edition of World Connect will be held from 28 to 30 October in Marrakech (Morocco). 450 airline professionals are expected to attend, and Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be one of the speakers.

  • ATR tooled up with a "skateboard" for aircraft

    ATR, the regional aircraft manufacturer, has used a sort of oversized skateboard over the last year to move their fuselage sections from work station to work station on their assembly line.

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