Air Transport

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October 18, 2016, 11:20 AM

Kenya Airways Pilots Call Off Strike as State Intervenes

Government appoints new board chair

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Jan 4, 2016 - 10:57 AM
Highlights Close of 2015 with 737 Max Rollout
Dec 30, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Court upholds German government's decision to rescind code-share rights on 29 routes
Dec 30, 2015 - 10:18 AM
Lufthansa to take first airplane in 'a few weeks'
The new Fly-Bag system can be fitted in baggage holds or cabins. [Photo: D'Appolonia]
Dec 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Italy's D'Appolonia says its new Fly-Bag is lighter and more flexible than existing explosives-protection equipment.
Bombardier CSeries in flight
Dec 30, 2015 - 7:55 AM
While the culmination of several long campaigns this year looks like progress, the path to reaching this point didn’t track as straight as some had hoped.
United aircraft parked at gate
Dec 29, 2015 - 4:33 PM
The study by researchers at Dartmouth College and MIT recommends the Department of Transportation modify the current tarmac delay rule.
Dec 28, 2015 - 10:00 AM
United Airlines is expanding services to secondary Chinese cities while seeking to grow Indian service in alliance with Air India.
Dec 24, 2015 - 9:17 AM
First delivery now scheduled for second quarter of 2018
Dec 24, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Weak commodity prices, conflict and an unfriendly regulatory environment are all hurting African airlines.
House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster
Dec 23, 2015 - 12:23 PM
Allowing the FAA to issue bonds, charge fees or spinning off its Air Traffic Organization are options, says Government Accountability Office.