Aerospace

News and issues relating to the aerospace industry that are related to the science, engineering and business of flight in space involving civil, industrial and military applications, and similar topics related to flight in the atmosphere of the Earth that are not covered more directly by other AINonline subject channels. In other words, both astronautical and aeronautical subjects, except for those aeronautical topics that are specifically covered elsewhere on this website.

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Airbus Announces Job Cuts Tied to Integration

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

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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
Sep 19, 2011 - 10:30 AM
The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) hosts a Christmas-season luncheon each year at which it reports on the state of the industry and forecasts futur
Sep 16, 2011 - 6:01 AM
The Air France KLM Board of Directors approved the group’s planned firm order for 50 long-haul aircraft, consisting of 25 A350 XWBs and 25 Boeing 787s.
Sep 15, 2011 - 7:21 AM
Pratt & Whitney’s <link news/single-news-page/article/pratt-whitney-assembles-first-purepower-pw1524g-engine-for-bombardier-cseries-25863/>PW1524G Geared T
ILFC in March became the first customer for Airbus’ A321neo as part of a new
Sep 12, 2011 - 9:20 AM
Insurance giant AIG appeared closer to proceeding with plans to wind down its exposure to the aircraft leasing business when on September 2 its ILFC unit f
Sep 8, 2011 - 11:30 AM
Brazil’s TRIP Linhas Aéreas today announced plans to acquire 18 new 68-seat ATR 72-600s and reserve options on another 22.
The new Boeing 737 MAX will involve “the simplest re-engining possible,” acco
Sep 2, 2011 - 11:30 AM
Boeing made its plans to re-engine the 737NG official on August 30, when it announced <a href="news/single-news-page/article/boeing-board-approves-cfm-leap
Boeing will deliver the first 747-8 Freighter on September 19, to launch cust
Sep 2, 2011 - 6:31 AM
Boeing announced today that it will deliver the first <a href="news/single-news-page/article/boeing-747-8-freighter-completes-flight-testing-30772/">747-8
CRJ production will remain stable for the time being while Bombardier attempt
Sep 1, 2011 - 11:25 AM
Bombardier Aerospace continues to suffer from what executives characterized as a soft market for regional aircraft.