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May 22, 2017, 10:14 AM

Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

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

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Jul 11, 2016 - 5:20 AM
It’s a family affair as Embraer underlines that it is now the only manufacturer to have airliners, military aircraft and purpose-built executive jets.
Jul 11, 2016 - 3:40 AM
A new partnership between Boeing and Embraer will see a fourth platform join the program.
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Jul 11, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Pratt & Whitney’s geared turbofans are still not ready for prime time.
Jul 11, 2016 - 3:00 AM
The Avionics specialist will provide new cockpits for the Pilatus PC-21 and upgrades for the BAE Hawk.
Jul 11, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Irish carrier CityJet chose the SSJ100 in preference to the Embraer E190 and the Bombardier CRJ900.
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Jul 11, 2016 - 1:40 AM
The MC-21 features an all-composite, high aspect ratio wing that uses new manufacturing techniques.
plane
Jul 11, 2016 - 1:30 AM
New narrowbody’s rollout a source of prestige for Kremlin.
plane taking off
Jul 11, 2016 - 1:30 AM
Gulf carrier is expected to decide if it will still go for A350 after cancelling its original order in 2014.
airplane
Jul 11, 2016 - 1:10 AM
Bombardier showcases the advantages of its new airliner during Farnborough demo flight.
airplane
Jul 11, 2016 - 12:30 AM
Boeing is preparing the 737 Max production line for a ramp-up in speed as flight testing continues towards certification.