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Loganair: the UK’s biggest regional airline

Loganair has gone from being a relatively obscure Scottish outfit to the UK’s biggest regional airline. CEO Jonathan Hinkles tells Tara Craig how

UK MOD signs upgrade deal for C-17 and CH-47 fleet

The UK Ministry of Defence will invest almost £400m (US$552m) to improve the capabilities of its C-17 Globemaster aircraft and CH-47 Chinook helicopters

US Navy’s AARGM-ER missile enters production

Northrop Grumman has announced the AGM-88G Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile Extended Range (AARGM-ER), developed under contract with the US Navy, has achieved a Milestone C decision

Hong Kong completes construction of third runway

The airport is targeting a 2022 in service date for the facility’s new tarmac

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Eye in the sky

Without doubt, one of the most formidable airborne early warning and over-the-horizon targeting rotary-wing platforms in the world today, the Kamov Ka-31 offers long-range detection against air and sea targets together with a sophisticated jam-resistant and secure datalink system

Gatwick launches northern runway consultation

The airport has commenced deliberations to utilise a dual airstrip system

Dnata appoints new CEO for Asia Pacific

With more than 20 years of experience in the sector, Charles Galloway will assume the position with immediate effect

Altitude Angel Selected as UTM Provider for BVLOS Demonstration

Altitude Angel has been selected by Blue Dart express air and integrated transportation & distribution to provide BVLOS demonstration

The seagull-inspired drone

Tom Batchelor looks at a top-secret drone inspired by Cornwall’s seagulls

Industry invited to negotiate for UK Tiquila programme

A range of UK and overseas defence companies have been invited to negotiate for the UK’s Tiquila programme, which is intended to deliver two types of unmanned aerial system into service

Inmarsat launches new connectivity solution for UAVs

Inmarsat's new offering safely integrates drones into managed airspace, unlocking new benefits for business and society while making skies cleaner and greener

FABEC traffic sees recovery accompanied by uncertainty and volatility

Functional Airspace Block Europe Central (FABEC) traffic rose steadily in the first half of 2021 to just over 1 million flights

Airbus delivers first Lakota to US Army National Guard

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first UH-72B, the latest variant of its Lakota helicopter, to the US Army National Guard from its production facility in Columbus, Mississippi

Group letter calls on government to address HIAL remote tower plans

A large cohort of MPs and members of the community have expressed their concerns to Scottish ministers

Plaza Premium Group to manage passenger services at BLR

The firm plans to rejuvenate 22 of its amenities ranging from customer experience to technology modernisations

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