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September 20, 2017, 9:47 AM

Airbus Inaugurates A330 Delivery Center in China

European airframer plans to outfit two airplanes per month for Chinese customers by 2019

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Jun 18, 2017 - 4:24 PM
Avionic's avWiFi router is now STC approved for a number of Boeing types as well as the DHC-8-200.
Jun 18, 2017 - 2:14 PM
GE and partners are finding new ways to harvest so-called Big Data to improve the efficiency of customer operations.
Jun 18, 2017 - 2:10 PM
Honeywell's 757 connected aircraft is equipped with features such as high-speed Internet service to improve the passenger experience.
Jun 18, 2017 - 1:42 PM
Thales is looking to better connect flight crew with the data they need to fly more efficiently.
Jun 18, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Specializing in upgrading Soviet-era aircraft, new Antonov offerings and using overseas prodiction keep Ukrainian aerospace industry going.
Jun 18, 2017 - 9:49 AM
Split winglets and other aerodynamic improvements promise a 4 percent fuel burn improvement
Jun 18, 2017 - 9:01 AM
Move would expand OptiClimb offering to all phases of flight.
Jun 18, 2017 - 8:00 AM
IAI's Bedek division is working on supplemental type certificates to convert Boeing 737-700s and -800s into freighters.
Jun 18, 2017 - 7:55 AM
UK engine manufacturer has a massive development effort underway to establish the technology required for future airliner powerplants.
Airbus A350-1000 aircraft
Jun 18, 2017 - 7:29 AM
The A321neo, A350-1000 and A380 are all flying here, but the A330neo is still grounded