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October 26, 2016, 2:49 PM

Airbus Under Pressure To Meet 2016 Delivery Goals

Company plans heavily ‘backloaded’ delivery schedule in fourth quarter

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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.
Dec 22, 2015 - 3:54 PM
Qualification of the CS100 full-flight simulator and flight training device follows type certitication of the narrowbody airliner.
Dec 22, 2015 - 11:47 AM
Navtech produces electronic flight bag systems, as well as aeronautical charts, navigation data and software for flight performance and crew planning,
Eurocontrol Network Manager Operations Center
Dec 22, 2015 - 7:23 AM
Achieving an optimal air traffic management system will require an investment of €18 billion to €26 billion through 2035, Sesar JU estimates.
NetJets picketing
Dec 21, 2015 - 9:19 AM
The ratification culminated more than two years of often contentious contract negotiations.
Dec 18, 2015 - 10:25 AM
Scheduled for first delivery in second quarter of 2016