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January 17, 2017, 9:00 AM

China's Comac C919 Edges Toward First Flight

First airplane conducting taxi and brake testing, but major systems remain incomplete.

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Apr 26, 2011 - 9:15 AM
A born and bred product of Wisconsin, Jim Rankin brings a Midwestern work ethic to his duties as RAA chairman and CEO of Air Wisconsin alike.
Apr 26, 2011 - 7:15 AM
US Airways announced last month it would add first-class seating and service on 110 US Airways Express regional jets operated by Republic Airways, Mesa Air
Apr 25, 2011 - 11:55 AM
American Airlines returned to a full schedule today at St.
Apr 25, 2011 - 10:57 AM
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft delivered the first Superjet 100–S/N 95007–to Armenian airline Armavia on April 19 during a ceremony held at Yerevan Zvartnots Intern
Apr 21, 2011 - 6:25 AM
DOT Secretary Ray LaHood announced last night that the FAA has fired two air traffic controllers after <link news/single-news-page/article/controller-sched
Photo: Giacomo Perfetto...
Apr 19, 2011 - 7:09 AM
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft delivered the first Superjet 100–S/N 95007–to Armenian airline Armavia today during a ceremony held at Yerevan Zvartnots Internationa
Apr 18, 2011 - 10:21 AM
Sukhoi confirmed that it plans to deliver the first production Superjet SSJ100-95–S/N 95007–to launch customer Armavia tomorrow.
Plans call for the PW1524G on the test stand during Pratt & Whitney’s Media D...
Apr 15, 2011 - 11:00 AM
Thanks in large part to the emergence of the PW1000G PurePower Geared TurboFan, Pratt & Whitney has staged what some might consider a stunning reversal in
The World Trade Organization has ruled that Boeing’s new 787 airliner has ben...
Apr 15, 2011 - 10:45 AM
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