Air Transport

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July 25, 2016, 10:59 AM

Boeing Increases 20-Year Forecast for New Pilots, Technicians

The need for new airline pilots and technicians will grow by double digits in both categories, the manufacturer said.

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U.S. Capitol
Mar 16, 2016 - 12:06 PM
The Commerce Committee approved the comprehensive FAA reauthorization bill as a short-term extension is signed off in the House.
Mar 15, 2016 - 10:40 AM
Milestone reached two weeks ahead of schedule
Mar 15, 2016 - 9:52 AM
Request for information calls for responses by April 11
Mar 14, 2016 - 1:31 PM
BEA concludes pilot feared for his job despite strict confidentiality laws in Germany
Mar 14, 2016 - 12:25 PM
Program developer Pacavi expects certification in June 2017
Mar 10, 2016 - 11:26 AM
The nose gear of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 collapsed as the aircraft was about to push back from the gate in Addis Ababa on March 3.
Mar 10, 2016 - 9:38 AM
While operating revenues of $158 billion were flat compared to 2014, the industry benefited from reduced operating costs, including lower fuel.
ATSG Boeing 767 freighters
Mar 9, 2016 - 3:14 PM
Amazon and air cargo provider Air Transport Services Group have reached agreement to deliver Amazon packages using 20 Boeing 767s.
Mar 9, 2016 - 2:51 PM
First delivery scheduled for year-end
Mar 9, 2016 - 10:35 AM
European Regions Airline Association looks for more concrete support from EU lawmakers as they formulate a new policy for aviation.