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Jul 31, 2011 - 10:20 AM
by <b><i>Paul Lowe</i></b> Congress threw the gauntlet at the European Union last month when a bipartisan group of House Transportation Committee leaders f
Jul 31, 2011 - 8:55 AM
Low-powered incoming GPS signals are allocated 1559-1610 MHz in the L-Band radio spectrum.
Jul 31, 2011 - 8:50 AM
The current GPS/LightSquared frequency battle could be described as Washington’s most recent electro-political struggle. At least two years before Presiden
Jul 29, 2011 - 12:16 PM
Notwithstanding Boeing’s apparent decision to re-engine the 737, Brazil’s Embraer still hasn’t decided what form a successor to its E-Jet series of airlin
Jul 29, 2011 - 10:20 AM
In an effort to halt $14 million in annual losses, Delta Air Lines plans to “adjust” flying in 24 markets in concert with the retirement of its Saab 340 tu
Jul 29, 2011 - 9:40 AM
<a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-korean-air-signs-for-cseries-as-pampw-flies-engine-30209/">Korean Air has converted a letter of intent</
Jul 28, 2011 - 9:10 AM
The pilots of Republic Airways voted to accept the International Brotherhood of Teamsters as their collective bargaining representative by a 68-percent mar
Jul 28, 2011 - 8:40 AM
Commuting practices among airline pilots could potentially contribute to fatigue, and because fatigue can reduce performance, pilots, airlines and the FAA
Jul 28, 2011 - 6:16 AM
Air transport traffic statistics for June showed a showed a slight softening in demand for both air travel and freight markets, according to a report relea
Jul 27, 2011 - 8:25 AM
Russian leasing company Ilyushin Finance (IFC) signed a firm order for 10 Antonov An-158s in late June.