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Emirates Cuts U.S. Service Amid Drop in Traffic

Attributes decline to U.S. efforts to cut off entry visas, restrict electronic devices

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Boeing instructors train airline maintenance crews at an expanded training ce...
Oct 8, 2010 - 6:33 AM
Boeing’s Commercial Aviation Services (CAS) division is gaining ground in its strategy to deliver services for the entire lifetime of the aircraft that it
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries fabricated the first joint rib for the MRJ’s hori...
Oct 8, 2010 - 6:22 AM
Mitsubishi has tried not to let lackluster sales tarnish an efficiently run development campaign for the MRJ regional jet, the first metal for which worker
Boeing program management plans to add a fifth 747-8 flight test article to h...
Oct 8, 2010 - 6:01 AM
It didn’t take special insight to guess that Boeing wouldn’t meet its year-end target to certify and deliver the first 747-8 Freighter.
Oct 7, 2010 - 12:04 PM
Following successful ADS-B deployment at key sites in Alaska, the <link news/single-news-page/article/ads-b-making-life-easier-for-gulf-helicopter-pilots-2
Oct 7, 2010 - 11:45 AM
Brazil’s Embraer remains in negotiations with Chinese authorities over the prospect of building E-Jets at the Harbin-Embraer plant in Harbin, China, a comp
Oct 7, 2010 - 9:50 AM
More evidence of an increasingly robust single-aisle commercial airplane market surfaced today in Boeing’s third-quarter delivery report, which shows that
Oct 5, 2010 - 11:42 AM
Vietnam’s Air Mekong, 30-percent owned by U.S.
Oct 5, 2010 - 7:37 AM
Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) joined Canadian and Quebec government officials in inaugurating the company’s global flight test operations center yesterday
Oct 5, 2010 - 7:35 AM
The sixth and final Boeing 787 to join the flight test fleet flew for the first time yesterday from Paine Field in Everett, Wash.
Oct 5, 2010 - 4:40 AM
A new General Electric turboprop engine, derived from the 7,500-shp GE38-1B turboshaft engine, could become available by the middle of the decade.