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Aeroflot To Absorb Rival Airline Transaero

Flag carrier to control more than half the Russian market

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Copyright Boeing...
Aug 31, 2009 - 8:54 AM
Boeing has identified, approved and started the process of implementing a weight-reduction effort that will shave some 3,500 pounds from the 747-8, program
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Aug 31, 2009 - 8:40 AM
The implementation of Europe’s emissions trading scheme (ETS) has begun amid widespread confusion on the part of the aircraft operators who stand subject t
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Aug 31, 2009 - 8:32 AM
As Boeing’s Randy Tinseth related in his August 24 <link http://boeingblogs.com/randy/ _blank>blog</link>, the company’s employees “continued to keep [thei
Aug 31, 2009 - 5:30 AM
While second-quarter traffic posted by some of the largest publicly traded regional airlines in the U.S.
Aug 28, 2009 - 8:06 AM
British Airways regional subsidiary BA CityFlyer expects to take delivery of its first Embraer E170 some time around September 10 and initially use the 70-
Aug 28, 2009 - 8:02 AM
Bombardier Aerospace has lost its firm order for 15 CRJ1000s from MyAir after Italy grounded the airline and suspended its license to fly on July 24.
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:59 AM
The Mesa Air Group CRJ200 pilots who fell asleep during a flight from Honolulu to Hilo on February 13 last year started work at 5:40 a.m.
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:58 AM
The Essential Air Service (EAS) program could see a significant boost next year once FAA reauthorization makes its way through conference committee.
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:56 AM
Forty-seven passengers aboard an ExpressJet Embraer ERJ 145 bound for Minneapolis from Houston spent six hours on the tarmac in Rochester, Minn., during th
Aug 28, 2009 - 7:54 AM
After more than four years of contentious negotiation, Pinnacle Airlines has reached terms with the Air Line Pilots Association on a new tentative contract