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Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

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

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Mar 16, 2011 - 11:12 AM
This week’s International Society of Transport Aircraft Traders <a href="http://www.istat.org/events/annualconference/tabid/91/default.aspx">(ISTAT) confer
Mar 16, 2011 - 9:58 AM
This week’s International Society of Transport Aircraft Traders <a href="http://www.istat.org/events/annualconference/tabid/91/default.aspx">(ISTAT) confer
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:53 PM
A panel of experts, selected jointly by the GPS Industry Council and LightSquared Corp., is currently determining whether <link news/single-news-page/artic
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:50 PM
Most of Japan’s airports have reopened in the wake of Friday’s major earthquake and ensuing tsunami that triggered one of the worst nuclear power plant dis
Australia’s Qantas increased its fuel surcharge for destinations in the UK an...
Mar 11, 2011 - 10:15 AM
The spike in global oil prices brought about in no small measure by the unrest in the Middle East has driven the price of jet-A above $3 a gallon, promptin
The venerable Beech 1900D still serves as the backbone of the U.S. Essential ...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:45 AM
In an all-too-predictable development, members of Congress have launched their annual attack on the Essential Air Service (EAS) program, again forcing the
The number of aviation allowances the EC would create next year amounts to 21...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:30 AM
The European Commission has at last decided on the basis under which it will calculate the number of aviation allowances under the EU Emission Trading Sche
Mar 9, 2011 - 6:02 AM
Airbus plans to deliver between 520 to 530 commercial aircraft this year and the company projects its gross orders to exceed deliveries, resulting in a boo
Mar 9, 2011 - 4:47 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty air-speed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5 that killed all six
Mar 8, 2011 - 7:09 AM
Early interest in the Airbus A320neo appears to have spread beyond the ranks of two potential launch operators, as aircraft leasing powerhouse ILFC today s