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September 20, 2017, 9:47 AM

Airbus Inaugurates A330 Delivery Center in China

European airframer plans to outfit two airplanes per month for Chinese customers by 2019

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Oct 4, 2011 - 8:40 PM
Indian low-cost carrier SpiceJet took delivery of its fourth Q400 NextGen on September 7 and planned to deploy it late last month along with three others i
Oct 4, 2011 - 8:40 PM
Authorities in Canada are investigating a September 4 runway excursion at Ottawa International Airport involving a Trans States Airlines Embraer ERJ 145–th
Oct 4, 2011 - 8:15 PM
ATR collected orders for a total of 19 new ATR 72-600s from two customers last month, one of which also announced plans to lease another nine of the Pratt
Boeing 737 MAX 8
Oct 4, 2011 - 11:39 AM
Boeing forecasts demand for 7,530 airplanes in North America
Oct 3, 2011 - 11:10 PM
Delta Air Lines last month became the first airline in the world to provide in-flight Internet service aboard its regional aircraft with the launch flight
Oct 3, 2011 - 10:45 PM
Kenya Airways has finalized the contract for the acquisition of 10 Embraer E190s, the airline announced last month.
Oct 3, 2011 - 9:55 PM
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft president Gary Scott has left the company effective October 1, citing a desire to devote more time to his family.
Southwest Airlines has flown RNP approaches on just 1 percent of its operations,
Oct 3, 2011 - 4:54 PM
Southwest Airlines’ ambitious fleetwide implementation of required navigation performance (RNP) operations is making slow progress
Boeing 747-8F
Oct 3, 2011 - 10:51 AM
Cargolux reaches tentative deal with Boeing on 747-8s.
Oct 1, 2011 - 9:10 PM
Colgan Air grounded the pilots who landed a Saab 340B at the wrong Louisiana airport on September 7, pending the outcome of an internal investigation. Flyi