June 14, 2013 is an important date to remember, for all the world of aviation industry. With the success of the first flight of the Airbus A350XWB, in fact, a generational revolution in the way we conceive and build aircraft located the green light.. Continue reading [..]
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner made its first flight Dec. 15, 2009, two years late than the scheduled date. And landed a few days ago in Europe, at the Aircraft International Exhibition of Farnborough, near London.
The plane is made mostly of carbon fiber, which together with other lightweight materials, accounts for more than 50%.. Continue reading [..]