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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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An Apple iPad used as an EFB on the flight deck
Apr 29, 2015 - 6:31 PM
A duplicated ILS approach chart for Washington Reagan National Airport caused the iPad application software to shut down
Merpati MA-60
Apr 28, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Finances scuttle plans to resurrect state-owned carrier
Washington Dulles International Airport
Apr 24, 2015 - 12:40 PM
The FAA has scaled back its projection of the number of U.S. airports that will be 'capacity constrained' by 2020.
Apr 24, 2015 - 7:40 AM
Simulator instructors will roll out upset prevention and recovery training to the airline's 12,000 pilots.
Apr 23, 2015 - 4:41 PM
The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association adds its name to the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies coalition of U.S. airlines and unions.
Apr 23, 2015 - 9:51 AM
Boosts Boeing's prospects for smooth 777X transition
Skymark Boeing 737
Apr 22, 2015 - 3:44 PM
Teams with private equity fund to resuscitate bankrupt budget carrier
Boeing 787 line
Apr 22, 2015 - 12:24 PM
Boeing engineers working with Zodiac to resolve delivery delays
A remote tower system camera tower
Apr 21, 2015 - 9:17 PM
The state-owned air navigation service provider claims to be the world's first ATC organization to manage an airport remotely.
Apr 21, 2015 - 3:02 PM
Rinaldi declines to jump into funding debate, but says stable, predictable funding flow necessary.