Links to our favorite online content and news from the aviation industry during the past week.
From a recent report Boeing claims that the world will need 38,050 new planes worth $5.6 trillion over the next 20 years. This is an increase of 3.5% from their last forecast in 2014.
According to The Dayton Daily News the bi-annual Paris Air Show is expected to be GE’s biggest trade show of the year.
At the last Paris Air Show in 2013 customers placed over $26 billion worth of orders.
This photo gallery from Aviation Week shows pictures of 20 different aircraft being shown at the 2015 Paris Air Show.
According to the Smithsonian this 47 minute video “is a story about how the airplane has changed the world”.
“Filmed in 18 countries across all 7 continents, it explores the countless ways aviation affects our lives (even when we don’t fly).”
Recent News and Resources form Belfort Instrument
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