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Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

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Boeing continues to talk of increasing production of its current 737NG beyond...
May 2, 2011 - 5:40 AM
Boeing could both re-engine its 737 and build an entirely new airplane to replace the existing model, according to company CEO Jim McNerney.
May 2, 2011 - 5:10 AM
While the LightSquared broadband wireless network’s <a href="http://www.cfmediaview.com/lp1.aspx?v=8_51874742_980_14">potential to disrupt GPS signals</a>
May 1, 2011 - 4:40 AM
The fallout from what began with a single air traffic <a href="http://www.jetwhine.com/2011/04/faa-controllers-need-to-wake-up/">controller falling asleep
Apr 30, 2011 - 9:05 AM
Pratt & Whitney completed assembly of the first PurePower PW1217G engine to test for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ), the company announced in late March
Apr 28, 2011 - 7:45 AM
Russia’s UTair placed a firm purchase order last month covering 20 new ATR 72-500s.
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Apr 28, 2011 - 5:31 AM
Airbus has received the first set of Messier-Dowty-built A350 XWB main landing gear, the European airframer announced today.
Apr 27, 2011 - 7:30 AM
The management and pilots of American Eagle are “aggressively” preparing for an <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/ain-and-ainalerts/aviation-international-
Apr 27, 2011 - 5:15 AM
Republican lawmakers and conservative pundits claim that an April 20 National Labor Relations Board complaint against Boeing for building <link news/single
Apr 26, 2011 - 10:20 AM
One year after ash from the eruption of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull volcano grounded most aircraft in Europe for several days, ICAO’s European and North Atl
Apr 26, 2011 - 9:45 AM
<b><i>by Gregory Polek</i></b> Ever the optimist, Roger Cohen stayed true to form as he talked about his most pressing concerns for the Regional Airline As