Air Transport

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May 22, 2017, 10:14 AM

Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

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Apr 11, 2017 - 11:18 AM
Iranian officials report first four of the airplanes will arrive over the next 15 days
Apr 11, 2017 - 10:55 AM
Developers expect Il-96-300 derivative quadjet to enter service in 2020
Apr 10, 2017 - 4:48 PM
Question why proposals put forth by Ataturk International Airport for technological solutions have fallen on deaf ears
Apr 10, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Expects to meet regulatory requirements for overseas expansion by autumn 2018
Apr 6, 2017 - 11:34 AM
Manufacturer’s future civil gas turbines will adopt gearboxes for the first time, allowing it to use larger, slower fans and hotter, faster turbines
Apr 5, 2017 - 4:36 PM
Washington State startup expects its first hybrid-electric regional airplane to enter service in the early 2020s
Apr 5, 2017 - 12:29 PM
Recommendations address U.S and UK bans of devices such as laptops in passenger cabins
Apr 5, 2017 - 9:00 AM
New ATC center scheduled for completion in third quarter of 2019
Apr 4, 2017 - 2:21 PM
Space-saving measures include new forward staircase design
Apr 4, 2017 - 10:28 AM
Dublin-based company becomes world’s third largest airplane lessor