Singapore Airlines’ A350 XWB Flight SQ31 being fueled for the first Green Package flight from San Francisco to Singapore on 1 May 2017, powered by a combination of sustainable biofuel produced from used cooking oils and conventional jet fuelSingapore Airlines
Singapore Airlines’ first A350 XWB takes shape in a video that follows this milestone jetliner’s build-up from the fly-in of major airframe components to its progression through the final assembly process at Toulouse, France, and culminated by majestic views of the aircraft in flight.
The opening of Airbus Asia Training Centre (AATC) – a joint venture owned 55% by Airbus and 45% by Singapore Airlines – brings type rating and recurrent training courses for all in-production Airbus types to a new facility at Singapore’s Seletar Aerospace Park. Serving the Asia region, AATC will be Airbus’ largest flight crew training facility when fully operational.
Via EDRS-A and EDRS-C relay satellites equipped with laser communication terminal (LCT), the SpaceDataHighway will be able to transfer information (images, video, data collected by sensors) from Earth Observation Satellites, manned and unmanned airborne platforms, or even from a space station such as the ISS. For more info: http://bit.ly/20R78gA