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May 6, 2011 - 10:07 AM
A supply-chain interruption involving Japanese engine parts supplier IHI will force Embraer to delay delivery of at least six E190s to Indianapolis-based R
Boeing stopped moving airplanes forward on its Everett, Wash., 747-8 producti...
May 6, 2011 - 10:01 AM
Boeing stopped moving airplanes forward on its 747-8 production line in Everett, Wash., today to help mechanics complete work that has mounted as the compa
May 4, 2011 - 5:02 AM
The first Korean Air A380 took to the skies today for the start of a final phase of flight and ground tests at Airbus facilities in Hamburg, Germany, where
May 2, 2011 - 6:20 AM
Air Wisconsin’s pilots dropped their participation in the company’s Aviation Safety Action Program (Asap) last month, following what ALPA leaders called in
Out of the some two dozen major candidate metroplexes, this year’s OAPM studi...
May 2, 2011 - 5:45 AM
A nationwide effort to “de-conflict” airspace in major metropolitan areas using existing technology and procedures is progressing, with studies completed a
Microscope examination revealed fatigue cracks emanating from at least 42 of ...
May 2, 2011 - 5:42 AM
Misshapen and misaligned rivet holes in parts of the fuselage removed from a Southwest Airlines 737-300 has lent more credence to theories that a manufactu
Boeing continues to talk of increasing production of its current 737NG beyond...
May 2, 2011 - 5:40 AM
Boeing could both re-engine its 737 and build an entirely new airplane to replace the existing model, according to company CEO Jim McNerney.
May 2, 2011 - 5:10 AM
While the LightSquared broadband wireless network’s <a href="">potential to disrupt GPS signals</a>
May 1, 2011 - 4:40 AM
The fallout from what began with a single air traffic <a href="">controller falling asleep