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UK Government Approves London Heathrow Expansion

Estimates third runway will generate £61 billion in economic benefit

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Feb 16, 2011 - 10:04 AM
Two separate crashes involving Let L-410 regional turboprops claimed a total of 16 victims on Monday.&nbsp; <br /> The first involved a scheduled flight
Feb 16, 2011 - 5:14 AM
United Airlines says it expects “minimal disruption” today resulting from its grounding of its 96 Boeing 757s after a check of maintenance records showed t
Feb 16, 2011 - 4:47 AM
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it has finished initial ground testing on its first <link news/single-news-page/article/after-two-decades-of-study-pra
Feb 15, 2011 - 5:29 AM
Boeing plans to fly the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-starts-assembling-first-747-8-intercontinental-25150/>747-8 Intercontinental</link> for
Feb 14, 2011 - 5:18 AM
A&F Aviation, the new Japanese airline established earlier this month by All Nippon Airways (ANA) and First Eastern Investment Group (First Eastern), will
Feb 12, 2011 - 11:12 AM
Airbus entered 2011 with a clear perspective on its main challenges and opportunities.
Feb 12, 2011 - 11:12 AM
Protectionists have sounded the familiar alarms over GE’s joint venture with China’s Avic, formalized during January’s state visit to Washington by Chinese
Feb 10, 2011 - 4:58 AM
Boeing will deliver Air India’s first 787 Dreamliner by the fourth quarter, Boeing India president Dinesh Keskar said yesterday at Aero India.
The fifth 747-8 Freighter, RC523, took off from Paine Field today....
Feb 4, 2011 - 10:34 AM
The fifth Boeing 747-8 Freighter took to the air for the first time today from Paine Field in Everett, Wash.
Feb 3, 2011 - 3:49 AM
Airbus has decided to raise the production rate for its A330 family to 10 aircraft a month starting in the second quarter of 2013, the company announced to