New Birds on the Bourget Block

Paris Air Show » 2005
December 12, 2006, 8:48 AM

Some 20 new aircraft, including the world’s largest–such as the Airbus A380 and the Boeing 777-200 Long Range–are among the 200 types on display here, making the Paris Air Show an exceptional showcase of flying hardware. Also making their first appearances are the Dassault Falcon 7X and Gulfstream G450 and G550 business jets, Embraer’s new 195 regional aircraft and Kazan Helicopters’ Mi-38.

Military airplanes include the new Boeing 767-300 Tanker and Aeromacchi’s M346 trainer, as well as the Dassault Mirage and Rafale combat aircraft, the rival Eurofighter Typhoon and Sukhoi Su-27. The space sector includes Europe’s Galileo project, the Huygens space probe and the Helios II and Syracuse satellites.

FILED UNDER: 
Share this...

Please Register

In order to leave comments you will now need to be a registered user. This change in policy is to protect our site from an increased number of spam comments. Additionally, in the near future you will be able to better manage your AIN subscriptions via this registration system. If you already have an account, click here to log in. Otherwise, click here to register.

 
X