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Jun 19, 2011 - 5:00 AM
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Jun 19, 2011 - 3:00 AM
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Jun 19, 2011 - 2:40 AM
Building on a strong upturn in global airline traffic, Airbus is ramping up production of all its models–A320 family, A330 and A380–while keeping a careful
Jun 14, 2011 - 10:20 AM
In accordance with the Federal Communication Commission’s January ruling, LightSquared must, in its June 15 final report on GPS compatibility tests, show t
Boeing resumed normal operation of the 747-8 assembly line on June 7. (Photo:...
Jun 13, 2011 - 10:24 AM
Boeing officially resumed normal operation of the 747-8 assembly line on June 7, a month after it announced a “pause” or “rebalance” of the operation in Ev
The impact on air transport of the recent eruption of the Puyehue-Cordon-Caul...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:20 AM
Disruption to air traffic in South America caused by the eruption of the Puyehue-Cordon-Caulle range of volcanoes in Chile spread to Australia and New Zeal
Bombardier has now drawn firm orders for 103 C Series jets, including five CS...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:12 AM
The Bombardier C Series appears finally to have achieved some sales momentum recently, as the Canadian company announced two separate contracts for the new
Plans call for a Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, dressed in its new “sunrise” ...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:01 AM
Industry pundits expect the mood at this year’s Paris Air Show (June 20-26) will be markedly more positive than what prevailed during the last show in mid-
IATA’s outgoing director general and CEO Giovanni Bisignani called for airlin...
Jun 13, 2011 - 7:52 AM
Outgoing IATA director general and CEO Giovanni Bisignani called on his members to aspire to sustainable profitability as he announced a new leadership tea
Fabrice Brégier, Airbus’ COO, sees increased production rates for all models....
Jun 6, 2011 - 7:00 AM
Building on a strong upturn in global traffic, Airbus is ramping up production of all its models–the A320 family, A330 and A380–dealing with several supply