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October 26, 2016, 2:49 PM

Airbus Under Pressure To Meet 2016 Delivery Goals

Company plans heavily ‘backloaded’ delivery schedule in fourth quarter

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Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker aired his concerns over "sensitive commercia...
Aug 13, 2010 - 8:17 AM
Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker's surprise revelation at the Farnborough airshow that "issues” with the Pratt & Whitney PW1000G geared turbo
Aug 12, 2010 - 11:30 AM
Current FAA terminology for an air traffic controller’s instruction for a pilot to taxi onto the runway and await takeoff clearance is “position and hold.”
Aug 12, 2010 - 7:20 AM
Boeing hasn’t finished inspecting parts of the tail sections of flight-test and production 787 Dreamliners, several weeks after the Chicago-based aerospace
Aug 10, 2010 - 12:52 PM
Each key FAA NextGen project has an individual "metric" to measure how its development is progressing.
Aug 4, 2010 - 5:28 AM
Cathay Pacific Airways has signed a letter of intent with Airbus covering 30 <link news/single-news-page/article/airbus-keeps-a350xwb-on-the-787s-tail-2541
Aug 2, 2010 - 10:46 AM
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) District 142 today said it has withdrawn from the maintenance Aviation Safety Actio
Aug 2, 2010 - 8:50 AM
Establishing stronger cyber security must become a top national imperative, according to industry and government cyber security specialists at a recent FAA
Aug 2, 2010 - 7:05 AM
The U.S.
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:49 AM
As the <link ain-and-ainalerts/aviation-international-news/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/emissions-trading-in-europe-coming-in-less-than-three-
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:43 AM
American Eagle’s first shipment of new airplanes in some five years began last month as the Dallas-based regional airline took delivery of two new CRJ700s