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First six months of 2019 deliver widebody record

Value of deliveries for the first half of 2019 worth up to £14.5 billion to UK aerospace. 


ADS statement on appointment of the new Prime Minister

ADS Chief Executive Paul Everitt comments on the appointment of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister. 


ADS welcomes announcements from the Air and Space Power Conference

ADS Chief Executive Paul Everitt comments on the announcements from the Air and Space Power Conference. 


Aircraft deliveries close to 2018 record rate as manufacturers announce Paris Airshow Orders

Aircraft deliveries in 2019 remain close to the rate set in a record 2018, with the total of 515 deliveries to the end of May just 13 behind last year. 


Students from Halifax, UK crowned international champions in youth rocketry challenge

Students from North Halifax Grammar School (NHGS) in Yorkshire were crowned international champions after they competed in an international fly-off in the Youth Rocketry Challenge against teams representing the USA, Japan and France at Paris Air Show. 


ADS Statement on Court of Appeal ruling on defence exports

Today the Court of Appeal ruled in a case brought against the Department for International Trade. ADS will work closely with the Department for International Trade to make sure companies are aware of any changes affecting the export licensing process and are able to take all necessary steps to fully comply with them. 


Paris Airshow: ADS Welcomes Manufacturers' Commitment to Cut Carbon Emissions

The UK’s aerospace sector is committed to playing its part in achieving the target of net zero carbon emissions.Today’s statement from the Chief Technology Officers at seven of the world’s leading aerospace manufacturers shows how seriously this challenge is being taken. 


Successful Strategy Boosts Sales Growth for NI Aerospace Sector

ADS has announced significant progress in Northern Ireland Partnering for Growth, the regional ten-year strategy for the aerospace, defence, security and space industry in Northern Ireland. 


UK Must Focus on Investment to Reap Rewards of Global Aviation Growth

At next week’s Paris Airshow manufacturers from the UK and around the world will be gathering to showcase the latest new technology and discuss our future challenges. The UK is a world leader in aerospace technology and can play a major role in making sure forecast future growth in air travel is achieved sustainably, and that we continue to benefit from the high value jobs associated with this industry.