Air Transport

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Aug 23, 2011 - 11:00 AM
On Friday, the FAA issued a <a href="http://archives.gov/federal-register/public-inspection/">new rule</a> that requires Part 121 operators to install ice-
Aug 23, 2011 - 10:12 AM
Japanese carrier ANA is preparing for the first-ever passenger flight by the new <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-confirms-completion-of-787-type
Boeing plans to deliver the first 747-8F to Cargolux early next month. (Photo
Aug 22, 2011 - 8:30 AM
The Boeing <a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-boeings-747-8-on-track-for-summer-certification-30089/">747-8F Freighter</a> gained FAA and Eu
Qantas Airways plans to defer delivery of six Airbus A380-800s for up to six
Aug 22, 2011 - 8:20 AM
A five-year Qantas Airways plan to reduce dependence on domestic flights and business services and establish two Asian joint-venture partnerships aims to h
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin flew to the MAKS site on an Il-96-300VI
Aug 22, 2011 - 8:10 AM
While the first-ever appearance of <link ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/maks-2011-sukhoi-t-50-stealth-fighter-debuts-as-
Boeing plans to deliver the 747-8F to Cargolux early next month.
Aug 19, 2011 - 7:46 AM
Boeing received FAA and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification today for the new <a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-boeings-74
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft senior v-p Chet Fuller (left) and Ilyushin Fin
Aug 18, 2011 - 10:51 AM
Bombardier Aerospace might well have secured its place in the Russian airline market during the Moscow Air Show (MAKS 2011) this week, when the country’s l
Aug 18, 2011 - 6:23 AM
A measure in the latest temporary FAA funding extension to completely cut the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/house-senate-locked-on-faa-bill-ga-use
Aug 18, 2011 - 5:44 AM
United Continental Holdings announced that the first of its 50 <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/boeing-787-on-home-stretch-t
Aug 17, 2011 - 7:21 AM
Boeing confirmed today that it completed all flight tests required for type certification of the Rolls-Royce-powered 787-8 Dreamliner this past weekend.