As China becomes the world's largest domestic air travel market, Boeing is forecasting demand for 4,630 single-aisle airplanes
The company currently has a total of 44 airline customers in the region that operate 476 Boeing airplanes
McMurtry and Sim said the AD-1 had a very simple mechanical flight control system and the poor flying could have been addressed in a more sophisticated airplane
The high demand for single-aisle airplanes
will be driven by an increasing affluence among the Chinese people and an increased desire to travel within China and to neighboring countries," adds Baseler.
The A-10 or the other aircraft that have bombs on them can do something about those forces that they find, they're in close proximity, within five miles, even closer in many cases, but there's no way for that Predator UAV to communicate this to that airplane
in the sky because the Predator is in the intelligence channels and the airplane
's in the operational channels.
For instance, it simulates the placement of airplanes
in the factory so that aircraft don't bump into each other during production.
A owns several airplanes
not available for lease to the general public.
With more than 3 million components (excluding rivets and fasteners) typically manufactured into one "seamless" airplane
, every part consolidation achieved with castings would provide Boeing a cost savings in tooling, inventory, labor, rework, materials, design, testing and manufacturing.
What will make an airplane
of the future more usable by average people is the revolution in digital bandwidth, satellite navigation, and datalink wireless communications," insists NASA's Bruce J.
In late September 1994, "The 700 Club" conducted a weeklong phone-a-thon to raise funds for a new airplane
-- a bigger, more elaborate model.
Here, you changed the design of the paper airplane
by flipping the tail up.
For most purposes, aircraft designers say, times-three is a valid rule: anything you can do with an airplane
will cost you three times as much to do with a helicopter.
The commercial airplane
market continues to be strong and resilient," said Randy Tinseth, vice president of Marketing, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) Boeing says strong economic and passenger growth will be main drivers of new airplane
demand in the Asia Pacific region.
The passenger version is now expected to be 250 feet, 8 inches, the same length as the freighter version of the new airplane