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

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Mar 29, 2011 - 9:10 AM
An Air Canada affiliate plans to launch operations from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport on May 1, posing the first competition from the controversial dow
Mar 28, 2011 - 10:15 AM
<b><i>by Mark Huber</i> </b> The National Park Service (NPS) is proposing new rules to cap the number of air-tour flights over the Grand Canyon, further re
Mar 28, 2011 - 8:10 AM
<b><i>by Andrew Wood</i></b> At press time, the first of three monthly reports of the technical arguments between experts from LightSquared and the GPS com
Mar 28, 2011 - 5:30 AM
<b><i>by Gregory Polek</i></b> In an all-too-predictable development, members of Congress have launched their annual attack on the Essential Air Service (E
Mar 28, 2011 - 4:10 AM
Embraer announced the signature of a new contract with Brazil’s Trip Airlines last month for the sale of four E190s.
Mar 27, 2011 - 1:40 PM
Brazilian regional airline Azul took delivery last month of an ATR 72-200 painted in pink, in recognition of breast cancer awareness.
Mar 27, 2011 - 9:10 AM
ATR announced a pair of big commercial deals involving its regional turboprops in late February, building on an exceptional showing in 2010 that saw its ma
Mar 26, 2011 - 6:45 AM
<b><i>by Gregory Polek</i></b> Multiple deadlines have passed since Embraer early last year said its <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-pag
Loss of business has hit All Nippon Airways and Japan Air Lines hard followin...
Mar 25, 2011 - 10:45 AM
Airlines are starting to count the financial cost of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated large areas of northeastern Japan on March 11.
At 149 seats, the C Series will not encroach on the capacity territory domina...
Mar 25, 2011 - 10:35 AM
Last week’s International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., set another new record this year by drawing some 1