As informational picketing began at Honolulu International
Airport, pilots for Hawaiian Airlines voted on a strike
authorization Tuesday. If the vote is successful and the federal
government grants permission, ALPA could call a strike against the
Boeing Vice President for Marketing Randy Tinseth said in his
blog that a new timeline for the B787 Dreamliner may come late this
quarter, which would be the end of September. "(O)ur focus is on
developing and implementing a detailed plan for design, analysis,
component tests, full-scale static testing and production
First Series Of Wind Tunnel Tests Of CS100 And CS300
The first test article, a fuselage test barrel, for the new
CSeries single-aisle aircraft, has been delivered to
Bombardier’s Saint-Laurent, Québec facility. The test
barrel is representative of the main fuselage section of the
upcoming CSeries aircraft.
Premium Aerotec in Nordenham today took delivery of the 84 foot
long, 24 foot high autoclave for production of the forward fuselage
sections for the new Airbus A350 XWB. The autoclave's first cure
cycle is planned for early 2010.
Sort of like the putt for birdie to win the tournament, FAA
approval was the final element needed for a project to replace
three holes of the Westchester Golf Course that were taken for road
construction near Los Angeles International Airport.