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September 28, 2016, 10:29 AM

Prosecutors Say MH17 Shot Down from Pro-Russian Territory

BUK missile system identified as the weapon used

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Jul 17, 2010 - 8:50 AM
Malaysia Airlines will equip its incoming fleet of Boeing 737s with the Thales TopFlight satellite communication system.
Jul 17, 2010 - 7:59 AM
Powerjet received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification for the SaM146 turbofan on June 23.
Jul 17, 2010 - 4:58 AM
Safran’s Morpho subsidiary is here in Farnborough (Hall 4 Stand B12) exhibiting a mockup of its CTX 9800 machine for detecting the presence of explosives i
Jul 17, 2010 - 4:43 AM
While best known for its comprehensive aviation training courses and its lineup of flight simulation devices, CAE has moved further upstream into the aircr
Jul 17, 2010 - 4:41 AM
With the advent of the 787 Dreamliner, touted as a “flying WiFi hotspot” chock full of useful data that will be passed along to airline maintenance and eng
Jul 17, 2010 - 12:05 AM
Ruag Aerospace plans to deliver its first new-build 19-seat Dornier 228 New Generation to a still-unidentified Japanese commuter airline at the end of Sept
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:59 PM
Snecma and GE Aviation are developing new materials to make future engines lighter and improve their efficiency.
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:38 PM
Emirates Airline could not wait until this week at Farnborough to order more Engine Alliance GP7200-powered Airbus A380 airliners.
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:35 PM
The total closure of European skies in April because of the volcanic ash cloud was considered by many observers to be an unnecessarily severe reaction.
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:30 PM
While it seems like the A380 first flew only a short time ago, Airbus is well into its next program–the A350 XWB (eXtra widebody).