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Feb 3, 2011 - 3:49 AM
Airbus has decided to raise the production rate for its A330 family to 10 aircraft a month starting in the second quarter of 2013, the company announced to
New CFM president and CEO Jean Paul Ebanga (Photo: Gregory Polek) ...
Feb 1, 2011 - 6:35 AM
Former Powerjet chairman and CEO Jean-Paul Ebanga has assumed the role of president and chief executive officer of CFM International, the GE-Snecma jo
Feb 1, 2011 - 4:32 AM
Feb 1, 2011 - 3:30 AM
Although the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) expected that the industry it represents would trend downward in 2010, in the final year-end analysis i
Jan 31, 2011 - 8:30 AM
China’s new ARJ21-700 regional jet appears on track to meet a revised timeline to achieve certification and first deliveries by year-end, according to t
Jan 31, 2011 - 8:00 AM
Structural assembly work done by Canada-based Avcorp will be transitioned back to Cessna facilities and other suppliers, according to a Cessna spokesman.
Jan 31, 2011 - 5:00 AM
<b></b>Eurocopter delivered 527 helicopters last year, bringing in revenues of $6.54 billion (€4.8 billion)<b>–</b>up 6 percent from 2009–for the French he
Jan 30, 2011 - 7:30 AM
Superjet International secured a key export order for the SSJ100 in January, while SSJ manufacturer Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCAC) acknowledged that certific
Jan 28, 2011 - 8:47 AM
The Sukhoi Superjet 100 has gained Russian certification, more than two-and-a-half years after the first prototype embarked on its maiden flight.
ATR plans by 2012 to increase annual production to 70 airplanes, mainly ATR 7...
Jan 28, 2011 - 7:14 AM
Judging by figures released at a Paris press briefing on January 20, the waning resurgence of the commercial turboprop market has, if anything, resumed at