Airbus A330-800 receives type certificate

Airbus has received the certification papers for its smallest wide body aircraft, the A330-800, on 13 February 2020both in Europe and the USA.

Gulfstream G700 first flight

On Valentines Day the prototype of the Gulfstream G700, registered N700GA (c/n 87001), made its first flight from Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport.

Boeing 777-9 flies

After several postponements - due to inclement weather - the first Boeing 777X made its maiden flight on Saturday 25 January 2020.

First flight of A321P2F

The classic A321 is the first of the Airbus narrow body family to have a cargo version. The first converted aircraft made its first flight on 5 February 2020 in Singapore.

Epic E1000 certified

On 7 November 2019 Epic Aircraft received FAA type certification for its all-composite E1000 turboprop single aircraft.