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.

May 22, 2017, 10:14 AM

Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

Read More
MAINtag President Bruno Lore displays an Airbus A350 armrest panel with a blu...
Jun 27, 2011 - 8:23 AM
The French company chosen to provide radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags for the first major application on “flyable” aircraft components–the Airbus
Jun 27, 2011 - 4:05 AM
Organizers of the 2011 Paris Air Show (June 20-26) promised a feel-good factor that would leave the aerospace industry in no doubt that the long-awaited re
Jun 26, 2011 - 12:40 PM
The Teamsters union announced in late May that its pilot members from Gulfstream International Airlines agreed to a new five-year labor contract with manag
Jun 26, 2011 - 9:10 AM
The first ATR 72-500 ever delivered to a Russian airline now operates with UTair, the Siberian aviation company that <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news
Jun 26, 2011 - 6:48 AM
A study released by the Save Our GPS Coalition warns of “serious repercussions for the U.S.
Jun 26, 2011 - 6:45 AM
Former Frontier Airlines boss Sean Menke will succeed Phil Trenary as CEO of Memphis-based Pinnacle Airlines, the regional carrier announced in late May.
Jun 25, 2011 - 10:30 AM
In late May Embraer celebrated the entry into service of the first of two E190s with Air Astana, the national flag carrier of Kazakhstan, in a ceremony at
Jun 25, 2011 - 5:35 AM
BAE Systems has announced a plan to implement a new “regionalized” strategy to support the Latin American market, where some 90 of its aircraft are now in
Jun 23, 2011 - 4:17 AM
Rolls-Royce has signed a $360 million long-term TotalCare agreement to provide engine support services and enhanced performance kits for the Trent 700 eng
Jun 23, 2011 - 4:01 AM
Ukraine’s Antonov has come a long way since it was last here at the Paris Air Show, but it still has a long way to go.