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Airbus, Pratt Analyzing Latest A320neo Engine Snag

Airframer insists latest engines problem will not affect deliveries

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An FAA inspector has filed a federal “whistleblower” complaint against his employer, charging the agency with removing him from his field position overseei
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The next variation of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 will almost certainly involve a stretch of the existing 95-seat baseline platform, leaving the once highly an
Jun 30, 2009 - 10:52 AM
As Franco-Italian turboprop maker ATR readies for the first flight of its new 600 Series this month, the company finds itself in a “comfortable position” b
Jun 30, 2009 - 6:50 AM
Airbus engineers are never satisfied, and customers of the European airframe builder should have only one response...
Jun 30, 2009 - 6:36 AM
A Yemenia (Yemen Airways) Airbus A310-300 crashed into the Indian Ocean, just north of the <link _blank>Comoros Island
Jun 30, 2009 - 6:09 AM
New FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt has joined a diverse group of aviation industry organizations in calling for an acceleration of the Next Generation Air
Jun 30, 2009 - 5:39 AM
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association is criticizing the Commerce Department’s proposal to close the National Weather Service center weather ser
Jun 29, 2009 - 9:43 AM
Workers at Bombardier’s de Havilland plant in north Toronto ratified a new three-year labor contract yesterday, averting a strike that stood to affect 2,75
Jun 29, 2009 - 6:58 AM
Boeing announced today that it has joined the first 747-8’s wing box to the airplane’s 40-foot-long center fuselage section in the final assembly bay at it
Jun 29, 2009 - 5:21 AM
For one week at least, the gloom of the global recession seemed to lift along with the storm clouds gathered over the grounds of the Paris Air Show in Le B