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Boeing Books Blockbuster Max Order from Spicejet

Follows up on big order for Airbus from fellow Indian LCC GoAir

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Apr 2, 2011 - 11:00 AM
Southwest Airlines has grounded 79 (not 81 as was previously reported) of its Boeing 737s as it began working with Boeing and the NTSB to determine the cau
Mar 31, 2011 - 1:40 PM
The FAA and the European Union signed an agreement to work together on NextGen research.
Mar 31, 2011 - 1:17 PM
Pilots who use Apple’s iPad tablet computer have been lusting for one additional bit of functionality, in-flight weather data.
Mar 31, 2011 - 10:35 AM
Pratt & Whitney has landed one of the largest engine orders “in recent aviation history” with IndiGo’s selection of the PurePower PW1100G to power <link ne
Mar 31, 2011 - 4:20 AM
Following a certification and verification process, the European Commission approved the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (Egnos) “safety-
Mar 30, 2011 - 2:10 PM
Representatives from a wide variety of industries, companies and associations, including AOPA and GAMA, have joined together to form the <a href="http://ww
Mar 30, 2011 - 12:10 PM
The DOT expects to issue a final rule designed to bolster consumer protections against ramp delays of more than three hours and expand other passenger rig
Mar 30, 2011 - 11:20 AM
Two U.S.
Mar 30, 2011 - 6:15 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty airspeed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5, killing all six peop
Mar 30, 2011 - 3:15 AM
Department of Transportation Inspector General (IG) Calvin Scovel III told Congress that technical problems continue to plague the en route automation mode