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Mar 23, 2010 - 6:14 AM
Wayne, Pa.-based Triumph Group today announced a deal to acquire Vought Aircraft Industries from The Carlyle Group for cash and stock consideration of $1.4
Mar 22, 2010 - 6:38 AM
The third Sukhoi Superjet 100 (S/N 95004) has completed cold-soak trials in Yakutsk, in Russia’s Far East, and returned to the Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Compan
Mar 18, 2010 - 5:53 AM
The third Boeing 747-8 Freighter, RC 521, joined the program’s flight-test program yesterday with a successful two-and-a-half-hour maiden mission.
Mar 16, 2010 - 6:50 AM
Long-standing efforts to revive the Fokker 100 regional jet could get a boost from a €20 million ($27 million) loan offered by the Dutch government toward
Mar 15, 2010 - 10:51 AM
The second Boeing 747-8 Freighter, RC 522, completed its first flight yesterday evening, the company announced today.
Mar 15, 2010 - 5:02 AM
Boeing has added the fourth 787 to its flight-test fleet with yesterday’s first flight of Dreamliner ZA003.
Mar 11, 2010 - 4:46 AM
Boeing has finished initial airworthiness testing on the 747-8 Freighter, the company announced today.
Mar 10, 2010 - 9:04 AM
United Airlines has signed a firm order for 25 Airbus A350-900 XWBs, formalizing a commitment originally announced last December, the European manufacturer
Mar 9, 2010 - 4:53 AM
Airbus plans to increase the monthly production rate for its single-aisle A320 family from the current rate of 34 to 36 starting in December, the company a
Mar 8, 2010 - 6:48 AM
Boeing and Turkish Airlines have finalized an order for ten 737-800s and ten 737-900ERs, the manufacturer announced today.