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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 8, 2011 - 4:35 AM
Air China became the third airline to commit to the passenger version of the Boeing 747-8 since the launch of the program in 2005 with the signature of an
Mar 7, 2011 - 9:07 AM
The 23rd 787 Dreamliner, flown from Everett, Wash., to San Antonio, Tex., last Friday, began undergoing so-called change incorporation work today at Boeing
Mar 7, 2011 - 5:02 AM
Investigators expect, by this coming weekend, to release preliminary data gleaned from the flight recorders recovered from an Antonov An-148 that crashed i
Mar 3, 2011 - 7:37 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) yesterday withdrew requirements for repetitive Rolls-Royce Trent 900 inspections it mandated following the uncon
Feb 28, 2011 - 10:35 AM
While the general aviation industry has suffered recently, demand for GA products and services will continue to grow, paced by new business jets and light
Feb 28, 2011 - 6:14 AM
Airbus has secured its third potential customer for the <link news/single-news-page/article/airbus-raises-stakes-with-launch-of-a320neo-27936/>A320neo</lin
Feb 28, 2011 - 5:05 AM
Small, inexpensive GPS jammers carried by truckers have caused the occasional shutdown of the Laas test installation at Newark Airport.
Feb 27, 2011 - 5:35 AM
Garmin has introduced its GTU-10, a personal GPS-based tracking system that allows owners to instantly check via the Internet the location of children, pet
Feb 27, 2011 - 2:30 AM
Republic Airways said it has amended its capacity purchase agreement (CPA) with Delta Air Lines to provide for the addition of eight dual-class Embraer E17
Feb 26, 2011 - 9:30 AM
A change in management philosophy at Seattle-based Horizon Air will next see it adopt the colors and livery of its parent company, Alaska Airlines, and lar