Air Transport

News and issues relating to international air transport and cargo carriers, national airlines and regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

September 20, 2017, 9:47 AM

Airbus Inaugurates A330 Delivery Center in China

European airframer plans to outfit two airplanes per month for Chinese customers by 2019

Read More
Apr 25, 2011 - 10:57 AM
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft delivered the first Superjet 100–S/N 95007–to Armenian airline Armavia on April 19 during a ceremony held at Yerevan Zvartnots Intern
Apr 21, 2011 - 6:25 AM
DOT Secretary Ray LaHood announced last night that the FAA has fired two air traffic controllers after <link news/single-news-page/article/controller-sched
Photo: Giacomo Perfetto...
Apr 19, 2011 - 7:09 AM
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft delivered the first Superjet 100–S/N 95007–to Armenian airline Armavia today during a ceremony held at Yerevan Zvartnots Internationa
Apr 18, 2011 - 10:21 AM
Sukhoi confirmed that it plans to deliver the first production Superjet SSJ100-95–S/N 95007–to launch customer Armavia tomorrow.
Plans call for the PW1524G on the test stand during Pratt & Whitney’s Media D...
Apr 15, 2011 - 11:00 AM
Thanks in large part to the emergence of the PW1000G PurePower Geared TurboFan, Pratt & Whitney has staged what some might consider a stunning reversal in
The World Trade Organization has ruled that Boeing’s new 787 airliner has ben...
Apr 15, 2011 - 10:45 AM
Neither the U.S.
A five-foot tear developed along the lap joint in the top of the fuselage of ...
Apr 15, 2011 - 10:30 AM
Operators of certain Boeing 737 Classics will need to perform eddy current inspections on parts of their fuselages every 500 flight cycles, forcing interru
Search teams found large pieces of the wreckage of Air France Flight 447 at t...
Apr 15, 2011 - 10:15 AM
Investigators from the French BEA (Bureau d’Enquetes et d’Analyses) are preparing to recover the wreckage of Air France Flight 447, the <a href="news/singl
New plans call for the Pratt & Whitney-powered A320neo to reach the market si...
Apr 15, 2011 - 10:00 AM
Airbus has moved forward by six months its target to introduce the <a href="ain-air-transport-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/airbus-