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July 22, 2015, 11:44 AM

FedEx Places Largest Ever Boeing 767 Order

Deal breathes fresh life into aging widebody

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Jun 8, 2015 - 11:29 AM
New regional jet moves under its own power as Mitsubishi prepares for first flight
Embraer E175
Jun 5, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Commercial chief compares strategy surrounding E2 program with that of A320neo and 737 Max
Jun 4, 2015 - 10:54 AM
Cites "flags of convenience," and "atypical employment" among unfair practices in airline industry
Jun 2, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mechanics load first wing panels and stringers into new assembly tool
A remote tower controller workstation
Jun 2, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Germany's DFS announced a contract with Frequentis that will make Saarbrücken Airport the country's first remote-controlled airport.
Lufthansa Cargo MD-11
Jun 2, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Strong U.S. dollar contributing to instability
Delta A330-300
May 28, 2015 - 12:01 PM
Eleven airlines have ordered the higher-takeoff-weight variant
May 28, 2015 - 9:55 AM
Plans also call for development of larger variants
Overseas National Airways DC-9 "Carib Queen"
May 28, 2015 - 9:31 AM
It's 45 years since ALM Flight 980 ditched in the Caribbean.
Aer Lingus A320s
May 27, 2015 - 4:32 PM
Ryanair yet to weigh in