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December 3, 2016, 8:02 AM

Norwegian Air’s Irish Unit Wins Right to Fly to U.S.

Decision comes a day after EC charged U.S. with breach of Open Skies

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The number of aviation allowances the EC would create next year amounts to 21...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:30 AM
The European Commission has at last decided on the basis under which it will calculate the number of aviation allowances under the EU Emission Trading Sche
Mar 9, 2011 - 6:02 AM
Airbus plans to deliver between 520 to 530 commercial aircraft this year and the company projects its gross orders to exceed deliveries, resulting in a boo
Mar 9, 2011 - 4:47 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty air-speed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5 that killed all six
Mar 8, 2011 - 7:09 AM
Early interest in the Airbus A320neo appears to have spread beyond the ranks of two potential launch operators, as aircraft leasing powerhouse ILFC today s
Mar 8, 2011 - 4:35 AM
Air China became the third airline to commit to the passenger version of the Boeing 747-8 since the launch of the program in 2005 with the signature of an
Mar 7, 2011 - 9:07 AM
The 23rd 787 Dreamliner, flown from Everett, Wash., to San Antonio, Tex., last Friday, began undergoing so-called change incorporation work today at Boeing
Mar 7, 2011 - 5:02 AM
Investigators expect, by this coming weekend, to release preliminary data gleaned from the flight recorders recovered from an Antonov An-148 that crashed i
Mar 3, 2011 - 7:37 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) yesterday withdrew requirements for repetitive Rolls-Royce Trent 900 inspections it mandated following the uncon
Feb 28, 2011 - 10:35 AM
While the general aviation industry has suffered recently, demand for GA products and services will continue to grow, paced by new business jets and light
Feb 28, 2011 - 6:14 AM
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