Air Transport

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May 22, 2017, 10:14 AM

Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

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Dec 27, 2016 - 10:50 AM
The jet carrying Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer team ran out of fuel while waiting for clearance to land outside of Medellin, Colombia.
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:41 AM
Increased maximum takeoff weight helps extend range by 50 percent
Dec 22, 2016 - 10:24 AM
Agreement excludes tentative order for A380s
Dec 22, 2016 - 3:33 AM
Responding to market pressure and the need to fill their cockpits, regional airlines are deploying new strategies to lure and retain new pilots.
Dec 21, 2016 - 2:54 PM
Integrated propulsion system gains dual EASA-FAA approval
Dec 21, 2016 - 12:19 PM
Trijet struggled to gain altitude upon takeoff
Dec 21, 2016 - 10:24 AM
Miami-based Aeronautical Engineers Inc., expects to covert 100 CRJ passenger jets to the freighter version over the life of the program.
Dec 21, 2016 - 10:08 AM
First of its Pratt-powered Airbus narrowbodies now scheduled to enter service in next year’s fourth quarter
Dec 20, 2016 - 3:00 PM
Christine Ourmieres-Widener succeeds Saad Hammad
Dec 20, 2016 - 10:07 AM
Claims Bombardier benefitted from more than $4 billion in illegal subsidies