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July 28, 2015, 4:05 PM

Qatar Airways Confirms Talks With Indian Carrier IndiGo

The Persian Gulf carrier issued a statement denying any interest in India's SpiceJet, but said it is holding talks with IndiGo.

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Sep 3, 2009 - 12:19 PM
Bombardier has moved the certification target for its 100-seat CRJ1000 to the first quarter of the company’s next fiscal year, starting February 1, from th
Sep 3, 2009 - 12:08 PM
Bombardier Aerospace and Gulfstream Aerospace are well known fierce rivals, but that doesn’t mean they can’t agree from time to time, especially when it co
Sep 3, 2009 - 6:19 AM
The FAA today issued an Airworthiness Directive (AD) on Airbus A330s and A340s that requires replacing certain Thales Avionics pitot probes with certain Go
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Sep 2, 2009 - 5:30 AM
Boeing mechanics last Friday completed the installation of the new General Electric GEnx-2B engines on the first <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing
Sep 2, 2009 - 4:50 AM
The FAA today approved a plan that would require Southwest Airlines to replace unapproved parts installed on about 50 Boeing 737s–roughly 10 percent of its
Sep 1, 2009 - 6:30 AM
Airbus has delivered the first of two A318 aircraft equipped with “steep approach” capability to British Airways, the manufacturer announced today.
Aug 31, 2009 - 12:07 PM
Boeing Commercial Airplanes president and CEO Scott Carson announced today that he will retire from the company at the end of the year.
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Aug 31, 2009 - 9:11 AM
The global recession didn’t seem to suppress the appetite for new equipment among customers of Russia and the former Soviet Union at this month’s MAKS’2009
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Aug 31, 2009 - 9:01 AM
The World Trade Organization (WTO) any day now plans to issue an interim ruling on U.S.
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Aug 31, 2009 - 8:54 AM
Boeing has identified, approved and started the process of implementing a weight-reduction effort that will shave some 3,500 pounds from the 747-8, program