Air Transport

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February 22, 2017, 4:10 PM

Boeing Delivers First 787-9 Dreamliner to Korean Air

The 787-9 assembled in North Charleston, S.C., will be the first Dreamliner operated by a Korean airline in South Korea.

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Feb 24, 2016 - 4:42 PM
Upgrades to increase range by as much as 450 nautical miles
Feb 24, 2016 - 9:37 AM
First example scheduled for delivery in fourth quarter of 2017
ICAO Council president Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu
Feb 23, 2016 - 4:26 PM
The 'interim' prohibition does not affect bulk shipments of lithium batteries by cargo airlines, which concerns the Air Line Pilots Association.
Iridium Next satellite
Feb 17, 2016 - 11:00 PM
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore is the first air navigation service provider in the Asia-Pacific region to adopt spaced-based ADS-B.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:30 PM
Philippine Airlines (PAL) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus to acquire six A350-900s to support an ambitious five-year expansion plan.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:17 PM
Three of the Chinese group’s airlines have joined the power-by-the-hour scheme, West Air, Capital and Tianjin Airlines
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Canadian manufacturer has beaten its European rival ATR to unveiling a 90-seater turboprop.
Pratt & Whitney president of commercial engines Greg Gernhardt defended the company’s position on the performance of its geared turbofans, destined for the Airbus A320neo.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Whole Pratt & Whitney insists it will start delivering revised engines for Airbus A320neos in June.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Airbus and SIA Engineering are planning their first joint maintenance maintenance venture
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:06 PM
MRO Lab here showcasing innovative app