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Jun 27, 2011 - 11:20 AM
ATR has gained EASA certification for its new ATR 72-600 following nearly two years of flight testing, the Franco-Italian manufacturer announced on May 31.
The Sukhoi Superjet 100 participated in the Paris Air Show’s flying displays....
Jun 27, 2011 - 8:49 AM
The blizzard of order activity at this year’s Paris Air Show might have obscured a highly significant signing in the regional jet arena for one of the star
Boeing ferried its new Boeing 747-8 Freighter all the way from its home in Se...
Jun 27, 2011 - 8:41 AM
At last week’s Paris Air Show strong examples of leadership in efforts to reduce air transport’s environmental footprint came from two sources that, at lea
Jun 27, 2011 - 8:25 AM
The Bombardier C Series appears to have assumed some much overdue sales momentum recently, as the Canadian company announced two separate orders for the ne
MAINtag President Bruno Lore displays an Airbus A350 armrest panel with a blu...
Jun 27, 2011 - 8:23 AM
The French company chosen to provide radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags for the first major application on “flyable” aircraft components–the Airbus
Jun 27, 2011 - 4:05 AM
Organizers of the 2011 Paris Air Show (June 20-26) promised a feel-good factor that would leave the aerospace industry in no doubt that the long-awaited re
Jun 26, 2011 - 12:40 PM
The Teamsters union announced in late May that its pilot members from Gulfstream International Airlines agreed to a new five-year labor contract with manag
Jun 26, 2011 - 9:10 AM
The first ATR 72-500 ever delivered to a Russian airline now operates with UTair, the Siberian aviation company that <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news
Jun 26, 2011 - 6:48 AM
A study released by the Save Our GPS Coalition warns of “serious repercussions for the U.S.
Jun 26, 2011 - 6:45 AM
Former Frontier Airlines boss Sean Menke will succeed Phil Trenary as CEO of Memphis-based Pinnacle Airlines, the regional carrier announced in late May.