Aerospace

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November 29, 2016, 9:44 AM

Airbus Announces Job Cuts Tied to Integration

Targets mid-2017 to conclude agreements with employee groups on “social measures”

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Boeing 747-8F
Oct 3, 2011 - 10:51 AM
Cargolux reaches tentative deal with Boeing on 747-8s.
Oct 2, 2011 - 11:30 PM
Business aviation will once again have a strong presence in Dubai this year.
Dubai Airshow 2010
Oct 2, 2011 - 11:20 PM
As the next biennial Dubai Air Show approaches, all eyes are on the Middle East, but not entirely for the usual reasons.
Lufthansa has added two more A380s to its order from Airbus. The deal also ca
Sep 29, 2011 - 11:50 AM
Lufthansa’s supervisory board has approved the purchase of two more Airbus A380s, four A320s and one A330-300, the manufacturer announced today.
A spike in accidents prompted calls this summer from Russian president Dmitry
Sep 26, 2011 - 7:44 AM
The crash of a chartered Yak-42 regional airliner on September 7 in Yaroslavl, Russia, that left 44 professional hockey players dead has prompted calls fro
No one doubts that China’s airliner fleet is set to increase rapidly in the n
Sep 26, 2011 - 7:27 AM
China’s airliner fleet is set to grow more than three-fold over the next two decades, rising from 1,506 in 2010 to 5,118 in 2030, according to the latest “
The latest global market forecast from Airbus sees demand for 27,800 new airl
Sep 26, 2011 - 7:25 AM
Airliner fleet replacement in mature markets, along with dynamic growth in emerging economies and strong continued business in established North American a
Some 500 employees of Boeing and its suppliers helped usher in a new era in a
Sep 26, 2011 - 6:55 AM
Boeing didn’t have to contrive any sense of jubilation today in rain-soaked Everett, Wash., as it delivered the first 787 Dreamliner to Japan’s All Ni
Sep 22, 2011 - 10:14 AM
United Technologies, the parent company of engine maker Pratt & Whitney Canada and helicopter manufacturer Sikorsky, reached an agreement yesterday to
Sep 22, 2011 - 5:45 AM
Atlas Air has cancelled delivery of three “early build” Boeing 747-8 Freighters, lowering the total number of the airplanes covered under its firm order to