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September 20, 2017, 9:47 AM

Airbus Inaugurates A330 Delivery Center in China

European airframer plans to outfit two airplanes per month for Chinese customers by 2019

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Oct 14, 2016 - 10:59 AM
Ihssane Mounir takes responsibility for entire Commercial Airplanes division
Oct 12, 2016 - 10:16 AM
Move scheduled to take effect in November
Oct 12, 2016 - 9:29 AM
Wall Street remains wary of ability of carriers to ride out turbulent economic times
Oct 11, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Contract includes four airplanes originally attributed to an unidentified customer
Oct 11, 2016 - 9:33 AM
Ethiopian Airlines makes overtures to seven governments
Oct 10, 2016 - 2:59 PM
The TaxiBot vehicle burns a small fraction of the fuel expended by a typical airline to taxi to its takeoff position.
Oct 10, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Revitalized members of the European Regions Airline Association prepares for new legislative season wary of bureaucratic frustrations
Qatar Airways, Boeing sign order agreement
Oct 7, 2016 - 3:06 PM
The Gulf carrier signed a letter of intent for 60 Boeing 737 Max 8s, but says it remains committed to buying Airbus A320neos.
Oct 7, 2016 - 1:51 PM
Larger of two C Series narrowbody models to join Air Baltic fleet in fourth quarter
ICAO leadership
Oct 6, 2016 - 4:00 PM
In an 'historic and momentous' action, the ICAO Assembly meeting in Montreal adopted a global market-based measures scheme to reduce emissions.