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June 19, 2017, 4:27 AM

Boeing Launches Max 10 with Raft of Order Commitments

Airframer announces deals with 16 customers at the show

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Nov 2, 2016 - 4:24 PM
The cost of complying with the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation is considered 'manageable,' association says.
Nov 2, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Findings based on final satellite communications and evidence that wing flap remained retracted upon separating from aircraft
Nov 2, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Maintenance expenditures to total $2.9 trillion over next 20 years
United Airlines biofuel delivery at LAX
Nov 1, 2016 - 4:08 PM
The carrier made history in March when it started using 'commercial-scale' volumes of biofuel at Los Angeles International Airport.
Nov 1, 2016 - 2:11 PM
Program’s second flight test aircraft bears livery of first operator, Air Baltic
Nov 1, 2016 - 12:07 PM
Sustainable Aviation Technology Center to pursue research in materials recycling, air travel for aging populations, workplace safety
Oct 31, 2016 - 12:10 PM
U.S. company mulls slowing 777 rates while European airframer begins frantic production pace in fourth quarter
With 1,500 pounds more useful load, an Ikhana-modified DHC-6 has greater utility.
Oct 30, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Company estimates a need for 100 flight test hours to gain FAA certification.
Oct 29, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Associated Air Center (AAC) receives approval for Boeing 787 limited airframe rating from FAA
Oct 27, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Contract boosts prospects for extended production run of the iconic jet