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April 27, 2017, 10:41 AM

Pratt PW1100G Performance Not Satisfactory, Says Airbus CFO

A320 delivery schedule for 2017 still heavily backloaded due to engine problems

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Apr 17, 2017 - 12:33 AM
Company touts its flawless approach to rollout and flight testing of the Max 9, but what comes next?
Apr 13, 2017 - 6:22 PM
Maiden mission comes a week ahead of schedule
Apr 12, 2017 - 11:06 AM
Three fuselage panels arrive in Toulouse following five-night trek from Spain
Apr 11, 2017 - 11:18 AM
Iranian officials report first four of the airplanes will arrive over the next 15 days
Apr 11, 2017 - 10:55 AM
Developers expect Il-96-300 derivative quadjet to enter service in 2020
Apr 10, 2017 - 4:48 PM
Question why proposals put forth by Ataturk International Airport for technological solutions have fallen on deaf ears
Apr 10, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Expects to meet regulatory requirements for overseas expansion by autumn 2018
Apr 6, 2017 - 11:34 AM
Manufacturer’s future civil gas turbines will adopt gearboxes for the first time, allowing it to use larger, slower fans and hotter, faster turbines
Apr 5, 2017 - 4:36 PM
Washington State startup expects its first hybrid-electric regional airplane to enter service in the early 2020s
Apr 5, 2017 - 12:29 PM
Recommendations address U.S and UK bans of devices such as laptops in passenger cabins