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October 25, 2016, 10:27 AM

UK Government Approves London Heathrow Expansion

Estimates third runway will generate £61 billion in economic benefit

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Sep 30, 2010 - 6:21 AM
Delta Air Lines has directed regional subsidiary Comair to shed more than half of its Bombardier CRJs over the next two years, according to a September 1 m
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:16 AM
Egyptian executive charter company Smart Aviation placed a firm order for a pair of Bombardier Q400 turboprops in late August in preparation for its expa
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:15 AM
Novato, Calif.-based Willis Lease Finance, a leading lessor of commercial jet engines, last month signaled its intention to enter the regional jet leasin
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:14 AM
Republic Airways plans to continue operating three Bombardier Q400 turboprops from Denver this winter, reversing earlier plans to dismantle the fleet com
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:13 AM
Pilot leaders from Continental and United Airlines have proposed abolishing so-called regional jet outsourcing during contract negotiations in Denver.
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:45 AM
Airport upgrades and the Next Generation Air Traffic System are part of the Obama Administration’s plans to invest more than $50 billion in the U.S.’s tr
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:17 AM
Boeing has shifted its schedule for the <link news/single-news-page/article/first-boeing-747-8f-takes-flight-23770/ _blank>747-8 Freighter</link> to reflec
Sep 29, 2010 - 10:58 AM
Goodrich has acquired the assets and unspecified liabilities of DeCrane Aerospace Cabin Management for a reported $280 million.
Sep 29, 2010 - 10:32 AM
Yet another Bombardier CRJ landed with one side of its main landing gear retracted yesterday.
Sep 28, 2010 - 11:50 AM
Progression in the development of both aircraft and their systems have made it so that in many cases pilots manage the systems more than they handle the ai