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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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Hainan Airlines 787 Dreamliner
Sep 6, 2017 - 7:23 AM
China is facing a significant pilot shortage.
Dynamic Airways Boeing 767
Sep 5, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Airborne Wireless Network hopes to conduct a 20-aircraft flight demonstration of its air-to-air broadband network by next summer.
Sep 4, 2017 - 12:00 PM
New 787-9 machine to soon follow
Aug 31, 2017 - 11:26 AM
Approval clears latest Trent variant for service entry on Airbus A350-1000 later this year
737 Max 8 in flight
Aug 31, 2017 - 9:02 AM
Lessor projects Max 8 will cover core demand, while Max 10 cuts into A321's domination
Aug 30, 2017 - 4:33 PM
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
Aug 30, 2017 - 9:09 AM
Airline association calls on African Union to intervene while Emirates cuts service to Luanda
Aug 29, 2017 - 9:52 AM
Rapidly expanding airline welcomes market stimulus generated by other low-fare entrants
Aug 28, 2017 - 9:44 AM
The Alliance for Aviation Across America disputed claims that privatized ATC systems are run more efficiently.
SFO
Aug 25, 2017 - 9:38 AM
FAA alert calls event an “extreme example” of incorrect approaches and landings