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September 1, 2015, 3:33 PM

Aeroflot To Absorb Rival Airline Transaero

Flag carrier to control more than half the Russian market

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GEnx
Jun 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM
The new GE90 for the Boeing 777X will be 10 percent more efficient than current models, thanks to new materials currently under test.
787 production
Jun 11, 2015 - 8:15 AM
Boeing is expanding 787 production rates at two facilities.
Venyo simulator
Jun 11, 2015 - 7:30 AM
Certification of pilot training device for Boeing 737 NG is planned for this year.
artist's impression of MC-21 airliner
Jun 10, 2015 - 9:55 AM
Russia’s new MC-21 narrowbody is looking to challenge several international rivals.
Atlas Air Boeing 747-8F
Jun 9, 2015 - 3:42 PM
FedEx and JetBlue are among airlines urging the U.S. government to leave intact open skies agreements with UAE and Qatar.
Jun 8, 2015 - 11:31 AM
Jun 8, 2015 - 11:29 AM
New regional jet moves under its own power as Mitsubishi prepares for first flight
Embraer E175
Jun 5, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Commercial chief compares strategy surrounding E2 program with that of A320neo and 737 Max
Jun 4, 2015 - 10:54 AM
Cites "flags of convenience," and "atypical employment" among unfair practices in airline industry
Jun 2, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mechanics load first wing panels and stringers into new assembly tool