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Mitsubishi Inaugurates Seattle Engineering Center

Facility to administer certification flight-test program for new regional jet

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The FAA continued to investigate charges leveled at Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Gulfstream International Airlines last month after proposing in May that th
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An FAA inspector has filed a federal “whistleblower” complaint against his employer, charging the agency with removing him from his field position overseei
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As Franco-Italian turboprop maker ATR readies for the first flight of its new 600 Series this month, the company finds itself in a “comfortable position” b
Jun 30, 2009 - 6:50 AM
Airbus engineers are never satisfied, and customers of the European airframe builder should have only one response...
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A Yemenia (Yemen Airways) Airbus A310-300 crashed into the Indian Ocean, just north of the <link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comoros _blank>Comoros Island
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New FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt has joined a diverse group of aviation industry organizations in calling for an acceleration of the Next Generation Air
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