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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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May 10, 2015 - 5:14 AM
The agency alleges the operator flew a Beech 99 on numerous occasions when it was not airworthy.
May 7, 2015 - 2:24 PM
Bombardier CEO Bellamare calls development 'a big deal'
May 7, 2015 - 2:05 PM
The task force will use data from regulators and industry experts.
May 7, 2015 - 10:46 AM
CFM International's Leap-1B turbofan for the Boeing 737 Max is on track to complete certification next year and enter service in 2017.
Germanwings A320
May 6, 2015 - 11:11 AM
Briefly set altitude on FCU to 100 feet during flight from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Thai A330
May 6, 2015 - 9:26 AM
Fails to submit plan to address ICAO-raised safety concerns
May 5, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Ready to present reports on safety status
May 5, 2015 - 2:00 AM
ASRS reports document airline mechanics' concerns about intimidation and threats from management.
TAP A320
May 1, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Dispute surrounding privatization terms leads to walkout
May 1, 2015 - 9:24 AM
Plans to remove superjumbos from Paris route in early June