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The jet carrying Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer team ran out of fuel while waiting for clearance to land outside of Medellin, Colombia.
Increased maximum takeoff weight helps extend range by 50 percent
Agreement excludes tentative order for A380s
Responding to market pressure and the need to fill their cockpits, regional airlines are deploying new strategies to lure and retain new pilots.
Integrated propulsion system gains dual EASA-FAA approval
Trijet struggled to gain altitude upon takeoff
Miami-based Aeronautical Engineers Inc., expects to covert 100 CRJ passenger jets to the freighter version over the life of the program.
First of its Pratt-powered Airbus narrowbodies now scheduled to enter service in next year’s fourth quarter
Christine Ourmieres-Widener succeeds Saad Hammad
Claims Bombardier benefitted from more than $4 billion in illegal subsidies