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November 24, 2015, 9:53 AM

Airbus A320neo Gains Joint EASA-FAA Type Certification

Clears type for delivery by year-end

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Feb 25, 2010 - 6:29 AM
Indianapolis-based Republic Airways has placed a firm order for 40 C Series airliners, Bombardier Aerospace announced today.
Feb 25, 2010 - 6:20 AM
A third airplane–Dreamliner ZA004–joined the Boeing 787 flight-test program when it took off at 11:43 am local time yesterday from Paine Field in Everett,
Feb 24, 2010 - 5:15 AM
Australia’s Virgin Blue has reached an agreement “in principle” with Boeing to order up to 50 new 737s, Virgin Airlines Group CEO Brett Godfrey said in a s
Feb 23, 2010 - 10:33 AM
Boeing’s new 747-8F Freighter made its first flight on February 8 before more than 5,000 employees, customers, suppliers and community leaders at the compa
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:26 AM
ALPA-represented pilot groups from Atlantic Southeast, Comair, Compass, Mesaba and Pinnacle Airlines last month established the Delta Connection Pilots All
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:25 AM
Atlanta-based Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA) last month launched a new code-share partnership with United Airlines covering flights into and out of Chic
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:23 AM
Air Canada Jazz has signed an MOU with Bombardier that outlines the terms of a firm order for 15 Q400 turboprops, sending a clear signal to rival Porter Ai
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:15 AM
New UK domestic regional airline Varsity Express plans single weekday flights between Oxford (60 miles northwest of London) and Edinburgh, Scotland, starti
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:12 AM
Barely 10 days after Embraer’s E190 gained <link news/single-news-page/article/embraer-seeks-lcy-approval-for-e190-lineage-1000-ok-will-follow/ _blank>cert
Feb 23, 2010 - 7:00 AM
The first Boeing 747-8 performed its second test flight on schedule yesterday, exactly two weeks after completing its February 8 maiden journey.