Air Transport

News and issues relating to international air transport and cargo carriers, national airlines and regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

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Emirates Boeing 777-300ER.
Nov 13, 2011 - 8:31 AM
Emirates orders 50 Boeing 777-300ERs.
Nov 13, 2011 - 7:17 AM
The joint venture between Rolls-Royce and Pratt & Whitney on mid-sized engines secures their future in the mid-size engine market.
CFM LEAP X engine.
Nov 13, 2011 - 5:05 AM
CFM International is busy developing the Boeing 737 MAX’s version of its Leap turbofan and is zeroing in on specifications.
Airbus A350 assembly line
Nov 13, 2011 - 3:30 AM
Airbus delays A350
Boeing's 737 MAX
Nov 13, 2011 - 1:29 AM
For many months Boeing expressed a preference to introduce an all-new airplane in the narrowbody jet segment to replace its 737NG family by 2019.
Boeing Commercial Airplanes CEO Jim Albaugh
Nov 13, 2011 - 12:12 AM
Albaugh holds court in Dubai.
ANA 787 Dreamliner
Nov 12, 2011 - 10:50 AM
Boeing's delays and the unanticipated complications that arose from its attempt at a to supply-chain management with the 787 program.
Libyan Airlines.
Nov 12, 2011 - 10:30 AM
Politicians viewing air transport as a soft target are the greatest threat to the air transport industry according to AACO.
Flydubai
Nov 12, 2011 - 10:29 AM
Flydubai has to be considered a prime sales prospect for Boeing’s re-engined 737 MAX airliner.
ICAO resolution A37-11
Nov 12, 2011 - 10:10 AM
Performance-based navigation (PBN) procedures are being adopted on a worldwide basis.