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Mar 15, 2011 - 12:53 PM
A panel of experts, selected jointly by the GPS Industry Council and LightSquared Corp., is currently determining whether <link news/single-news-page/artic
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:50 PM
Most of Japan’s airports have reopened in the wake of Friday’s major earthquake and ensuing tsunami that triggered one of the worst nuclear power plant dis
Australia’s Qantas increased its fuel surcharge for destinations in the UK an...
Mar 11, 2011 - 10:15 AM
The spike in global oil prices brought about in no small measure by the unrest in the Middle East has driven the price of jet-A above $3 a gallon, promptin
The venerable Beech 1900D still serves as the backbone of the U.S. Essential ...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:45 AM
In an all-too-predictable development, members of Congress have launched their annual attack on the Essential Air Service (EAS) program, again forcing the
The number of aviation allowances the EC would create next year amounts to 21...
Mar 11, 2011 - 9:30 AM
The European Commission has at last decided on the basis under which it will calculate the number of aviation allowances under the EU Emission Trading Sche
Mar 9, 2011 - 6:02 AM
Airbus plans to deliver between 520 to 530 commercial aircraft this year and the company projects its gross orders to exceed deliveries, resulting in a boo
Mar 9, 2011 - 4:47 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty air-speed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5 that killed all six
Mar 8, 2011 - 7:09 AM
Early interest in the Airbus A320neo appears to have spread beyond the ranks of two potential launch operators, as aircraft leasing powerhouse ILFC today s
Mar 8, 2011 - 4:35 AM
Air China became the third airline to commit to the passenger version of the Boeing 747-8 since the launch of the program in 2005 with the signature of an
Mar 7, 2011 - 9:07 AM
The 23rd 787 Dreamliner, flown from Everett, Wash., to San Antonio, Tex., last Friday, began undergoing so-called change incorporation work today at Boeing