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September 13, 2017, 11:12 AM

Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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United Continental’s fuel costs rose $1.1 billion during the second quarter. ...
Aug 1, 2011 - 7:40 AM
Most major U.S.
American Airlines has joined the chorus protesting against the application of...
Aug 1, 2011 - 7:30 AM
Political pressure against the application of the European Union’s emissions trading scheme to non-European aircraft operators has intensified, with <a hre
As of July 12 Boeing began using a non-chromated primer and top coat to paint...
Aug 1, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Major aircraft and engine manufacturers have formed an organization called the International Aerospace Environment Group, chaired by Boeing, with the goal
Renewable feedstock used in producing aviation biofuel includes the camelina ...
Aug 1, 2011 - 7:10 AM
A revised specification issued by standards organization ASTM International establishes requirements for the use of biofuel blends in conventional jet fuel
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</