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November 24, 2015, 9:53 AM

Airbus A320neo Gains Joint EASA-FAA Type Certification

Clears type for delivery by year-end

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Mar 27, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Pilot unions are unhappy that French prosecutors quickly pressed criminal charges after cockpit voice recorder contents were leaked to the media.
Atlanta-Hartsfield Jackson International Airport
Mar 27, 2015 - 9:58 AM
The world's top four busiest airports for passengers all saw increases in 2014 and retained their rankings from the previous year.
Mar 26, 2015 - 6:04 PM
The Germanwings A320 crash has revealed inconsistency and uncertainty over cockpit access rules.
Mar 26, 2015 - 10:59 AM
Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz, 27, is now the focus of the investigation
Mar 26, 2015 - 9:20 AM
CVR recordings indicate copilot refused captain's re-entry into cockpit
Mar 25, 2015 - 2:23 PM
Exposes shortcomings at military air defense and civilian ATC control centers, and MAS ops center
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.)
Mar 25, 2015 - 11:48 AM
Republicans on the House Transportation Committee are pushing for 'transformational' reform, while Democrats are not sold on sweeping change.
Mar 25, 2015 - 10:04 AM
Search continues for FDR in rugged terrain in French Alps
Mar 24, 2015 - 9:14 AM
A Germanwings Airbus A320 crashed in a remote location in the French Alps, with all 150 people on board believed to be dead.
Mar 24, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Delegates in Dubai stress shared responsibility