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Jun 16, 2011 - 8:50 AM
Anticipation of a substantial flow of new airliner orders is building as the 2011 edition of the biennial Paris Air Show prepares to open on Monday, June 2
2011 looks like being a vintage year for the Paris Air Show. ...
Jun 14, 2011 - 10:14 AM
Later this morning I’ll hop on a train for my biennial pilgrimage to the Paris Air Show.
Bombardier has now drawn firm orders for 103 C Series jets, including five CS...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:12 AM
The Bombardier C Series appears finally to have achieved some sales momentum recently, as the Canadian company announced two separate contracts for the new
Plans call for a Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, dressed in its new “sunrise” ...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:01 AM
Industry pundits expect the mood at this year’s Paris Air Show (June 20-26) will be markedly more positive than what prevailed during the last show in mid-
Jun 10, 2011 - 10:16 AM
Elected officials and representatives from community and business groups, suppliers and subcontractors joined more than 1,000 Boeing employees at the compa
Jun 9, 2011 - 10:25 AM
If proposed reductions in its budget are passed, the FAA will be forced to “refocus priorities and resources,” including “more robust use of designees,” FA
Aerospace manufacturers, like Airbus with its European factories, including t...
Jun 6, 2011 - 6:55 AM
Aerospace companies trying to bounce back from the downturn face many challenges, including rising costs, but they are still enjoying one blessing: lower i
Jun 2, 2011 - 2:00 AM
The Sukhoi Superjet 100 will eventually welcome a new, larger sibling, possibly one as large as 130 seats in capacity, but not until the original SSJ100-9
May 28, 2011 - 7:45 AM
May 26, 2011 - 9:18 AM
BAE Systems announced today an agreement to sell its commercial aircraft lease portfolio and asset-management business to investment affiliates of New York