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Jun 19, 2011 - 6:00 AM
<a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/chromalloy-nevada-reduces-workforce-again-30018/">Chromalloy</a>, one of the world’s larges
Jun 19, 2011 - 5:02 AM
Rolls-Royce is working “very closely” on the engine requirements for a 787-10X development being considered by Boeing, according to Trent 1000 program dire
Jun 19, 2011 - 5:01 AM
Eight Trent XWB engines–serial numbers 20990 and 20001 through 20007–are being used in Rolls-Royce’s test program.
Jun 19, 2011 - 5:00 AM
With positive early test results and an accelerating work schedule, Rolls-Royce is confident it can deliver the <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/sing
Jun 19, 2011 - 3:00 AM
International Aero Engines (IAE) will begin to consider a “SelectThree” variant of its established <link news/single-news-page/article/iae-establishes-fix-
Jun 19, 2011 - 2:40 AM
Building on a strong upturn in global airline traffic, Airbus is ramping up production of all its models–A320 family, A330 and A380–while keeping a careful
Jun 14, 2011 - 10:20 AM
In accordance with the Federal Communication Commission’s January ruling, LightSquared must, in its June 15 final report on GPS compatibility tests, show t
Boeing resumed normal operation of the 747-8 assembly line on June 7. (Photo:...
Jun 13, 2011 - 10:24 AM
Boeing officially resumed normal operation of the 747-8 assembly line on June 7, a month after it announced a “pause” or “rebalance” of the operation in Ev
The impact on air transport of the recent eruption of the Puyehue-Cordon-Caul...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:20 AM
Disruption to air traffic in South America caused by the eruption of the Puyehue-Cordon-Caulle range of volcanoes in Chile spread to Australia and New Zeal
Bombardier has now drawn firm orders for 103 C Series jets, including five CS...
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:12 AM
The Bombardier C Series appears finally to have achieved some sales momentum recently, as the Canadian company announced two separate contracts for the new