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Prosecutors Say MH17 Shot Down from Pro-Russian Territory

BUK missile system identified as the weapon used

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Jul 11, 2010 - 11:54 AM
Thales Aerospace is following Embraer’s lead in researching single-crew airliners as part of a program called Cockpit 3.0, which is targeted for the 2030 t
Jul 11, 2010 - 11:33 AM
The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) said its <link news/single-news-page/article/second-comac-arj21-flies-21640/ _blank>ARJ21</link> fligh
The famous Farnborough airshow may be about to receive one of its most famous...
Jul 9, 2010 - 6:47 AM
Former Boeing president Phil Condit once famously said, in so many words, that there is no point having aircraft at airshows.
According to Michael Richter, managing director of the aerospace and defense ...
Jul 9, 2010 - 6:38 AM
Billions of dollars worth of new corporate deals are set to be struck in the aerospace sector over the coming weeks, according to Michael Richter, managing
Latin American carriers posted the fastest growth in demand during May....
Jul 9, 2010 - 6:23 AM
Traffic among the world's airlines returned to pre-recession levels in May, following a brief interruption a month earlier of an otherwise steady recovery
Spirit Aerosystems of the U.S. builds a 65-foot-long section of the composite...
Jul 9, 2010 - 6:12 AM
Airbus and U.S.-based Spirit AeroSystems showed how European funding benefits workers on both sides of the Atlantic last week, as Spirit formally opened a
Boeing is demanding that Airbus repay or restructure some $4 billion in gover...
Jul 9, 2010 - 6:02 AM
Following the initial clamor of righteous indignation over the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-airbus-exchange-barbs-following-wto-decision-25
Jul 8, 2010 - 7:33 AM
Apple’s new iPad tablet computer is enjoying instant popularity, with more than two million of the $499-and-up units selling since deliveries began in earl
Jul 6, 2010 - 10:46 AM
American Eagle president and CEO Peter Bowler has given AMR notice of his retirement after a 26-year career with American Airlines and its regional subsidi
Jul 5, 2010 - 8:55 AM
The Air Transport Association of America (ATA) responded to comprehensive financial reform legislation reached by Congress by saying, “We commend the congr