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Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

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Nov 29, 2010 - 9:21 AM
In an October report titled “FAA faces significant risks in implementing the automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast program and realizing benefits,” th
Nov 29, 2010 - 7:19 AM
Boeing has begun instituting what it called minor design changes to power distribution panels and updates to the systems software that manages and protects
Airliner manufacturers have up to five years, depending on type, to set fligh...
Nov 29, 2010 - 7:15 AM
The FAA has finalized <link news/single-news-page/article/faa-issues-final-transport-category-fatigue-rule-27613/ _blank>a rule addressing more than 4,000
Boeing this month started flight testing a 737-800 equipped with a performanc...
Nov 29, 2010 - 7:09 AM
Boeing’s path for further development of the 737 series doesn’t necessarily include replacing the jet’s CFM56 engines, although that remains an option, acc
Comac’s ARJ21 regional jet made its public flying debut at the China Internat...
Nov 29, 2010 - 7:02 AM
The China International Aviation &&nbsp;Aerospace Exhibition staged in the southern city of Zhuhai earlier this month served as a high-profile platform fro
The proposed flight- and duty-time rule reflects “a lack of understanding by ...
Nov 29, 2010 - 6:58 AM
A new pilot flight- and duty-time rule proposed by the U.S.
The European Aviation Safety Agency issued a revised emergency airworthiness ...
Nov 29, 2010 - 6:52 AM
Qantas resumed flying two of its six A380s on November 26, after replacing some of their Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engines.
Nov 23, 2010 - 9:19 AM
Qantas plans to resume Airbus A380 service this Saturday (November 27) on Flight QF31 from Sydney to Singapore and onward to London.
Nov 19, 2010 - 3:35 AM
Discussions with potential industrial partners and suppliers on the NG Aircraft Fokker “next-generation” regional jet program have reached “an advanced sta
Nov 17, 2010 - 8:57 AM
Brazil’s Embraer and China’s AVIC International Leasing Co., signed a memorandum of understanding today at the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exh