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November 24, 2015, 9:53 AM

Airbus A320neo Gains Joint EASA-FAA Type Certification

Clears type for delivery by year-end

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For Boeing employees watching the first flight of the 787 Dreamliner on December 15, there was a palpable sense of relief and joy when test pilots Mike Car
Jan 29, 2010 - 8:36 PM
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Jan 28, 2010 - 9:56 AM
Franco-Italian turboprop manufacturer ATR logged record revenues of $1.4 billion and delivered 54 airplanes last year, the company announced during its ann
Jan 28, 2010 - 9:52 AM
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Jan 28, 2010 - 9:05 AM
The pair of CRJ1000s participating in the program’s flight-test program remained grounded last month as Bombardier engineers continued to work on a solutio
Jan 28, 2010 - 9:03 AM
Lion Air subsidiary Wings Air last month introduced the first three ATR 72-500s to the Indonesian market.
Jan 28, 2010 - 9:01 AM
ECC Leasing, a wholly owned subsidiary of Embraer, has leased four used ERJ135s to South African Airlink to replace some of the airline’s oldest Jetstream
Jan 28, 2010 - 9:00 AM
Horizon Air on December 30 became the first scheduled-service passenger carrier to operate a flight using wide area augmentation system (Waas) technology.
Jan 28, 2010 - 8:57 AM
Mesa Air Group rang in the new year with a resolution of sorts, as it started the process of restructuring its operations by filing for Chapter 11 bankrupt
Jan 28, 2010 - 4:11 AM
Low-cost carriers (LCCs) in the Asia-Pacific region have made “huge inroads in a relatively short time,” according to the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation