'Father of Boeing 747' Wins Lifetime Achievement Award -from PR Newswire
FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Legendary Boeing (NYSE: BA) aeronautical engineer Joe Sutter, credited with leading the development of the iconic 747 jetliner, won the inaugural Flightglobal Lifetime Achievement Award, Flight International magazine announced at the ...
Farnborough International Air Show highlights U.S. servicemembers, aircraft
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One of the largest air shows in the world kicked off here July 19, and U.S. servicemembers are among 1,500 exhibitors from around the world showing off the latest in aviation technology.
Approximately 70 U.S. military and support personnel from bases across the world are participating in the Farnborough Air Show.
"We are delighted to be here," said Col. Robert Suminsby, U.S. Air Forces Europe air boss for the 2010 Farnborough International Air Show. "The United Kingdom is a country that has a long tradition with incredible enthusiasm for aviation". ...
Shortly after 4:30 PM local time, 787 Dreamliner ZA003 departed the Farnborough Airshow, which served as the 787's international debut. Two Supermarine Spitfires accompanied the aircraft on its fly out, as AirSpace photographer apgphoto captured in this picture below.
At the Farnborough show, it was announced TUI would be the first European operator of the aircraft and also aimed to be the first global carrier to have in-flight connectivity on the 787.
The 787 may be gone but our Farnborough Airshow coverage continues here.
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Watch International Farnborough Air Show 2010 Online Lvie Free - Tech Pinger
You can watch live online streaming of the aerial displays from the 2010 Farnborough International Air Show on Flightglobal's USTREAM channel. ...
Farnborough Air Show 2010: Exhibitors and map by Tina Chubb
Every couple of years, the Farnborough International Air Show takes place in Farnborough, in Hampshire in the UK. This year's internationally acclaimed event officially kicked off yesterday, with more than 1300 exhibitors in attendance ...