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.

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 4, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Combination to expand Alaska Airlines’ footprint in California and U.S. East Coast
Apr 3, 2016 - 10:03 AM
Airport authorities, police reach agreement on increased security measures
Mar 31, 2016 - 3:05 PM
Airport authorities await ‘political’ approval for restart
Mar 31, 2016 - 12:21 PM
Airline aims to cut CO2 emissions by 20 percent by 2020
Mar 29, 2016 - 3:33 PM
Incident raises new questions about Egyptian airport security
JetBlue Airbus A320s parked at airport
Mar 28, 2016 - 4:19 PM
The U.S. Department of Transportation should periodically review immunized joint ventures to ensure carriers keep their promises, JetBlue says.
Mar 24, 2016 - 9:49 AM
Pieces consistent with Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777
Mar 23, 2016 - 3:42 PM
IATA Files complaint with EU over supplier control of repair market
Mar 23, 2016 - 9:46 AM
CS100 conducts flights between 30 city pairs
ATC tower at Washington Reagan National Airport
Mar 22, 2016 - 9:44 PM
'Those who understand the system best' support the establishment of an independent ATC organization, said American Airlines CEO Doug Parker.