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August 31, 2015, 2:30 PM

Rebuilt Flybe Flies Higher With Improved Load Factors

UK airline is still looking to offload seven Embraer 195 jets.

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Jul 27, 2009 - 11:48 AM
Delta Air Lines’ plans to cut another 10 percent of its system capacity this fall will result in the loss of 100 pilot jobs at Comair, 110 at Mesaba Airlin
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A report from the Department of Transportation inspector general found that the FAA’s reported rate of training failures among newly hired air traffic cont
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Republic Airways stands to become the 11th largest airline in the U.S.
Jul 22, 2009 - 8:34 AM
Boeing has identified a remedy to the 787 Dreamliner’s <link news/single-news-page/article/more-delays-for-boeing-787/ _blank>wing-to-side-of-body stress p
Jul 21, 2009 - 10:33 AM
The FAA yesterday announced that air traffic controller operational error reporting is moving away from a punitive system to “one in which understanding wh
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Jul 21, 2009 - 6:31 AM
The first Antonov An-148 <link news/single-news-page/article/new-regional-airplanes/ _blank>built by Russia’s Voronezh Aircraft Plant (VASO)</link>, regist
Jul 21, 2009 - 6:25 AM
Boeing announced today that it has assembled the major sections of the first 747-8 Freighter this week, as mechanics at the factory in Everett, Wash., load
Jul 16, 2009 - 10:14 AM
Panama’s Copa Airlines has placed an estimated $1 billion firm order for 13 Boeing 737-800s, in a deal consisting of a mixture of option conversions and ne
Jul 16, 2009 - 6:14 AM
Test pilots yesterday flew the first ARJ21-700 regional jet from its production site in Shanghai to China’s Flight Test Establishment in Xi’an, the capital