Air Transport

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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 9, 2017 - 2:17 PM
Decision based on what International Trade Commission calls a ‘reasonable indication’ of harm to U.S. industry
Jun 9, 2017 - 12:27 PM
Both companies claim victory in long-running trade dispute between the U.S. and EU
Jun 8, 2017 - 9:34 AM
Consultations with 57 airlines convince airframer to pursue two-member family occupying a capacity range of 220 to 270 seats
Jun 8, 2017 - 9:09 AM
Association DG Alexandre de Juniac criticizes governments for failure to consult with industry
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Jun 8, 2017 - 8:35 AM
While debts at national carrier mount, ministers consider alternative ownership
Jun 7, 2017 - 9:15 AM
Appoints company finance veteran Karine Guenan to lead the division
Jun 5, 2017 - 5:06 PM
Qatar Airways and several local Gulf carriers cancelled flights in the wake of a Saudi-led, politically-motivated airspace closure.
President Donald Trump
Jun 5, 2017 - 3:57 PM
In a White House event, the President painted a bleak picture of the state of the U.S. air traffic control system the FAA manages.
Jun 5, 2017 - 5:40 AM
Mitsubishi engineers are working on design changes to overcome possible certification issues.
Lockheed Martin LM-100J freighter
Jun 2, 2017 - 11:38 AM
The manufacturer expects to complete the FAA type design update process for the C-130 civil freighter by 2018.