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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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Aug 2, 2010 - 6:17 AM
Germany’s Deutsche Lufthansa has exercised purchase rights on eight Bombardier CRJ900 regional jets, the Canadian manufacturer announced last month.
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:16 AM
Alleged maintenance-related gaffes at Trans States Airlines, GoJet Airlines and Executive Airlines prompted the FAA to propose more than $3.1 million in <l
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:14 AM
ATR has chosen former company chief executive Filippo Bagnato to replace outgoing CEO Stephane Mayer, whose three-year mandate has expired in&nbsp;accordan
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:56 AM
Helicopter traffic in the Gulf of Mexico has nearly doubled, to nearly 2,000 flights per day, since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded on April 20.
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:45 AM
Public comments about the FAA’s proposed mandatory helicopter routing over New York’s Long Island are overwhelmingly negative, according to the Eastern Reg
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:23 AM
Now that we’ve all gotten accustomed to acronyms like Rnav, RNP, LPV and all the others, the next big game changer will be TBO, for trajectory-based operat
Aug 1, 2010 - 7:55 AM
A DOT Inspector General report warns that the FAA is facing several challenges that could delay its transition plan to NextGen.
Jul 30, 2010 - 5:17 AM
Airbus will raise the monthly production rate of its A320-family aircraft to 38 per month in August 2011 and to 40 per month in first quarter 2012, the com
Jul 28, 2010 - 5:00 AM
<b></b> <b><br /></b> An Airbus A321 operated by Pakistani airline Airblue crashed this morning in the Margalla hills, north of Islamabad, killing all 15
Jul 27, 2010 - 8:24 AM
The NTSB is dispatching a team of investigators to assist the government of Saudi Arabia with its investigation of a cargo airplane accident that occurre