Air Transport

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September 1, 2015, 3:33 PM

Aeroflot To Absorb Rival Airline Transaero

Flag carrier to control more than half the Russian market

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Nov 15, 2009 - 12:41 AM
<h3>Golf Champ Garcia To Visit Hawker Beech Chalet </h3> Professional golfer Sergio Garcia plans to visit Hawker Beechcraft (Chalet A9) at the show this a
Nov 14, 2009 - 10:21 PM
Future passenger aircraft might not be as exotic as some research projects and artist renderings have suggested, according to Philippe Jarry, a member of A
Nov 14, 2009 - 3:55 AM
Lion Air subsidiary Wings Air of Indonesia today announced the signing of a contract for the purchase of 15 ATR 72-500s, as well as options covering anothe
Nov 14, 2009 - 12:44 AM
Airbus’s new A330-200F freighter flew for the first time early this month, officially marking the start of a 180-hour flight-test and certification campaig
Nov 14, 2009 - 12:44 AM
Boeing has finished installing reinforcements within the side-of-body fuselage on the first 787 Dreamliner, the company announced last Thursday, and expect
Nov 14, 2009 - 12:33 AM
Operators are expected to begin installing Esterline CMC Electronics’ new 10.4-inch Class 2 PilotView electronic flight bag (EFB)–selected by Boeing for it
Nov 13, 2009 - 11:50 PM
Aircraft operators are facing a bureaucratic maze of new requirements covering issues such as safety and quality management at a time when they are under e
Nov 13, 2009 - 7:07 PM
Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways expects to make a profit this year, even though it reported a $7.6 million first-half loss.
Nov 13, 2009 - 7:00 PM
Publicly owned Air Arabia, the region’s largest low-cost carrier, operates 16 Airbus A320s, has ordered another 44 and plans to open a third operating hub
Nov 13, 2009 - 6:57 PM
Continued eastward migration of low-cost carriers (LCCs) from North America and Europe to regions such as the Middle East and Asia arguably has established