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August 4, 2015, 1:00 PM

Mitsubishi Inaugurates Seattle Engineering Center

Facility to administer certification flight-test program for new regional jet

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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
FAA headquarters in Washington, D.C.
May 27, 2015 - 3:51 PM
The agency said its aviation rulemaking committee is a response to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 and Germanwings Flight 9525.
Data Comm Demo
May 27, 2015 - 11:58 AM
After a two-year test period, the text-based cockpit communication system will serve more than 50 U.S. airports by the end of next year.
Qatar A350
May 27, 2015 - 10:03 AM
Display to include Airbus A350, Boeing 787
May 26, 2015 - 11:03 AM
Twenty-year forecast predicts need for 125 additional freighters a year