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Bombardier Applauds UK Intervention in Boeing Subsidy Dispute

Canadian company prepares for possibility of defending itself during penalty phase of complaint process

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Jun 20, 2011 - 6:45 AM
The first raw materials for Pratt & Whitney Canada’s <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/pratt-canada-lauches-new-regional-tur
Jun 20, 2011 - 6:05 AM
Bombardier’s largest regional airliner–the CRJ1000 NextGen (until the CSeries enters service in 2013)–has made a nearly flawless since entry into service l
Jun 20, 2011 - 5:30 AM
Canada’s Bombardier and China’s Comac will become close partners in the coming years under the terms of a framework <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news
Jun 20, 2011 - 3:00 AM
Sanguine projections for equipment demand by the air transport industry suggest good times ahead for the likes of Boeing and Airbus, and increasing produc
Jun 20, 2011 - 1:00 AM
More than a dozen so-called working teams from Pratt & Whitney, Airbus and various suppliers continue their evaluation of the integration challenge the com
Airbus A350XWB
Jun 19, 2011 - 10:10 PM
Airbus has revealed that first deliveries of its A350XWB-800 and A350XWB-1000 will be delayed by two years–to mid-2016 and mid-2017, respectively.
Jun 19, 2011 - 10:10 PM
Washington state and its neighbors in the U.S.
Now having accumulated some 300 hours of flight testing, the 747-8I has trave...
Jun 19, 2011 - 9:40 PM
The so-called “pause” or “rebalance” of the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/boeing-halts-movement-of-747-8-line-29535/">Boeing 747-8 production li
Jun 19, 2011 - 9:20 PM
Airline fuel savings of 4 percent and quieter, cleaner airports are predicted for an <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/busin
Jun 19, 2011 - 9:15 PM
With a budget of close to $7 billion, the <a href="http://m.ainonline.com/a/article/irkut-looks-west-for-mc-21-engines-avionics-and-systems-21193/">MC-21