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China is facing a significant pilot shortage.
Airborne Wireless Network hopes to conduct a 20-aircraft flight demonstration of its air-to-air broadband network by next summer.
New 787-9 machine to soon follow
Approval clears latest Trent variant for service entry on Airbus A350-1000 later this year
Lessor projects Max 8 will cover core demand, while Max 10 cuts into A321's domination
New hires and current ExpressJet/Atlantic Southeast pilots would get to count up to 10 years of experience at other carriers as credit toward pay scales
Airline association calls on African Union to intervene while Emirates cuts service to Luanda
Rapidly expanding airline welcomes market stimulus generated by other low-fare entrants
The Alliance for Aviation Across America disputed claims that privatized ATC systems are run more efficiently.
FAA alert calls event an “extreme example” of incorrect approaches and landings