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May 23, 2016, 12:58 PM

Embraer E190-E2 Takes Flight Ahead of Schedule

Milestone happens at least five weeks early

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Mar 15, 2010 - 5:02 AM
Boeing has added the fourth 787 to its flight-test fleet with yesterday’s first flight of Dreamliner ZA003.
Mar 11, 2010 - 4:46 AM
Boeing has finished initial airworthiness testing on the 747-8 Freighter, the company announced today.
Mar 10, 2010 - 9:04 AM
United Airlines has signed a firm order for 25 Airbus A350-900 XWBs, formalizing a commitment originally announced last December, the European manufacturer
Mar 9, 2010 - 10:30 AM
The FAA’s long-promised April 10 release of its ADS-B final rule appears to have hit two bureaucratic stumbling blocks.
Mar 9, 2010 - 10:15 AM
The FAA said in its <link http://www.faa.gov/news/fact_sheets/news_story.cfm?newsId=10457 _blank>annual aviation forecast</link> this morning that key airs
Mar 9, 2010 - 4:53 AM
Airbus plans to increase the monthly production rate for its single-aisle A320 family from the current rate of 34 to 36 starting in December, the company a
Mar 8, 2010 - 6:48 AM
Boeing and Turkish Airlines have finalized an order for ten 737-800s and ten 737-900ERs, the manufacturer announced today.
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Mar 5, 2010 - 8:27 AM
Boeing has awarded a nine-year contract to Atlas Air for the operation of the manufacturer’s <link news/single-news-page/article/final-dreamlifter-enters-s
Mar 4, 2010 - 9:58 AM
The sole ATR 42-600 prototype successfully completed its maiden flight today in Toulouse, France, the Franco-Italian manufacturer announced this afternoon.
Mar 2, 2010 - 8:22 AM
CFM International today formally opened a new CFM56 training center in Hyderabad, India, satisfying a commitment made to its customers in 2007.