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September 20, 2017, 9:47 AM

Airbus Inaugurates A330 Delivery Center in China

European airframer plans to outfit two airplanes per month for Chinese customers by 2019

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Jun 16, 2017 - 2:00 PM
.Despite engine delays, airframer expects to deliver between 30 and 35 airplanes this year
Jun 16, 2017 - 1:04 PM
The new contract gives the global fuel provider fueling operations at nine South African airports.
Jun 16, 2017 - 10:57 AM
Development is the first step toward bringing new IP networks to aircraft for operational communications.
Jun 16, 2017 - 6:45 AM
As the air traffic management industry moves towards primary en route surveillance, Thales displays its latest primary ATC radar
Jun 16, 2017 - 6:40 AM
Capital market funds bolster lessor's acquisition, financing strategies.
Jun 16, 2017 - 5:59 AM
With as much as 844 terabits of data per 12 flight hours, there is great potential for big data to benefit modern aircraft operations.
Jun 16, 2017 - 5:41 AM
Preventing loss-of-control accidents dictates further pilot training but opinions differ still and few have had any training yet.
Jun 15, 2017 - 3:00 AM
Now China's Comac is stepping up its alliance with Russia's UAC to develop a widebody airliner.
Qatar Airways Boeing 787
Jun 14, 2017 - 3:26 PM
With tensions simmering between Qatar and its Middle East neighbors, the award-winning airline says its schedule has not been severly impacted.
Jun 14, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Avianca's order for 3,170 CL3710 units is the first South American order for Recaro. Meanwhile SAS will modify 5,000 BL3520 units its fleet.