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July 27, 2017, 8:27 AM

Airbus Remains Optimistic on A320neo Delivery Target

Despite engine issues, CEO Tom Enders calls plan to deliver 200 A320neo-family narrowbodies this year "a realistic target"

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Aug 29, 2011 - 7:40 AM
The new Western European launch customer for the Sukhoi SuperJet 100, Italy’s <a href="
An August 26 ceremony at Boeing’s Paine Field facility in Everett, Wash., ann
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:35 AM
Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner, which during its seven-times delayed development program has seemed more of a nightmare than a dream, became a joyful reality on A
Planned changes to major airline alliances such as Oneworld could see Qantas
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:25 AM
Developments planned by Australia’s Qantas Airways and American Airlines demonstrate membership benefits for global alliance partners seeking to rationaliz
Momentum is gathering for unmanned aircraft to operate in U.S. civil airspace
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Air transport industry groups accept the inevitability of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) flying in civil airspace.
Air traffic controllers at Eurocontrol’s Maastricht Upper Area Control Center
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:15 AM
The economic, environmental and efficiency gains promised under the Single European Sky ATM Research (Sesar) program are “extremely sensitive” to timely im
Aug 29, 2011 - 5:05 AM
The loss of service from automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) stations in the Gulf of Mexico last summer exposed the risk inherent in the FAA
Aug 28, 2011 - 1:50 PM
<i>To the European Regions Airline Association, the last 36 months have proved the most challenging period the industry at large has ever faced, leaving ER
Aug 28, 2011 - 7:50 AM
Steven Udvar Hazy’s Air Lease has delivered its first new Embraer aircraft from the <a href="
Aug 28, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Boeing received FAA and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification for the new 747-8F Freighter on August 19.