Embraer has flown its 106-seat E190-E2 prototype ahead of schedule.

Embraer flies E190-E2 prototype ahead of schedule

First of four prototypes takes to the air in Brazil.

Boeing's new Composite Wing Centre at its Everett facility features autoclaves large enough to hold two B737 fuselages.

Boeing opens B777X composite wing centre

Everett facility includes some of the world's largest autoclaves.

Gulfstream G650 claims Sydney to Los Angeles record

G650ER flies Sydney to LAX in under 13 hours.
The Australian Aerial Mustering Safety Committee (AMSC) will develop a common approach to risk identification and management in Australia's aerial mustering industry.

Industry committee to promote aerial mustering safety

Industry and Flight Safety Foundation join forces to improve safety.
The HIFiRE 5b firing was one of a series of 10 flight experiments under the Australia-US collaborative project Hypersonic International Flight Research and Experimentation (HIFiRE) program aimed at investigating physical phenomena of flight at more than five times the speed of sound.

Woomera hypersonic launch achieves Mach 7.5

Hypersonic research pointing the way to high-speed airline travel.
Canberra will host the 2016 Australian Airports Association National Conference in November.

Canberra to host Airports Association conference

Program will include more than 80 speakers across four days.

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