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Saab makes final offer for Finland’s HX fighter programme

Swedish defence company Saab has presented its best and final offer for Finland’s HX fighter programme, the last of the five industrial participants to do so, outlining a package of 66 aircraft across two types

Daa records major losses of €284m due to Covid-19

Both Dublin and Cork experienced the lowest passenger numbers since 1994

London City becomes first major hub operated by remote digital tower

Following extensive testing, the new facility is set to control all air traffic scheduled this summer

Holland-Kaye: “COVID has devastated the aviation sector”

Heathrow reveals a loss of more than £300m from Q1, as less than two million passengers used the facility

VMFA-211 F-35Bs arrive in the UK ahead of carrier deployment

Ten USMC-operated Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning IIs have arrived in the UK prior to joining the Royal Navy’s new flagship aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08), for its 28-week maiden deployment, which will begin in May

Germany’s first Eurofighter receives P2Eb software upgrade

For the first time, a Luftwaffe-operated Eurofighter EF-2000 multi-role fighter has been integrated with new PE2b software – an innovative package which includes a number of capability upgrades

Top Aces gains German adversary training contract

Germany has contracted Canada-based Top Aces to provide fast-jet adversary air training services for the Bundeswehr (German Armed Forces)

146 Professional Takes Flight in X-Plane 11

Just Flight, in partnership with Thranda Design, has released the 146 Professional for X-Plane 11.

ACI’s 2020 traffic rankings reveal Covid-19’s damaging effect on world’s busiest airports

Figures show that domestic travel is slowly recovering, with international routes still falling behind due to the current restrictions

Ninoy Aquino International Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator

Cloudsurf Asia has announced RPLL Ninoy Aquino International Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available on OrbxDirect.