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Boeing Turns Focus to Turkey’s Vision 2023 with Dreamliner Deal

Turkish Airlines signs MOU for forty 787-9s as Boeing agrees to participate in national aerospace initiative

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Jul 1, 2011 - 9:12 AM
The third Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental (RC003) conducted a standard B1 test flight yesterday, after taking to the air for first time at 3:06 p.m.
Boeing plans to deliver ANA’s first 787—expected to sport a special livery–in...
Jul 1, 2011 - 4:13 AM
Boeing early last week launched function and reliability (F&R) testing and extended operations (ETOPS) demonstrations on the 787 Dreamliner, marking the st
The livery and branding of Bangladeshi carrier United Airways looks nothing l...
Jul 1, 2011 - 4:13 AM
A UK court has ordered Bangladeshi carrier United Airways to stop trading under its current name after a June 24 ruling in London that it had illegally vio
European air traffic controllers, such as those at Eurocontrol’s Maastricht U...
Jul 1, 2011 - 4:13 AM
July marks a turning point from the “pioneer” phase of automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) in Europe to the approaching ADS-B mandate. Euro
Boeing’s continued skepticism over the A320neo program led EADS CEO Thomas En...
Jul 1, 2011 - 4:13 AM
Last month’s Paris Air Show saw Airbus leapfrog its goal of extending the number of orders and commitments for the new A320neo airliner to at least 500 uni
Jun 30, 2011 - 3:10 AM
The ongoing controversy about whether LightSquared’s proposed network of 40,000 powerful ground-based stations transmitting high-speed Internet across the
Jun 29, 2011 - 6:25 AM
<b>This month will mark a turning point from the “pioneer” phase to the mandate phase of Europe’s implementation of automatic dependent surveillance-broadc
Jun 29, 2011 - 6:20 AM
Despite all the fits and starts, NextGen in the U.S.
Jun 28, 2011 - 9:52 AM
Boeing today celebrated the opening of a new 787 vertical-fin assembly line at its production facility in Salt Lake City.
Jun 28, 2011 - 5:10 AM
While fatigue has attracted the most attention as a cause of the recent well publicized air traffic controller errors, the Transportation Department’s top