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July 24, 2017, 11:30 AM

Airbus Moves Ahead of Boeing on Russian Fleet Size

A350-900 the only Western airliner to make an appearance at MAKS 2017

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Aug 1, 2016 - 12:48 PM
Purchase marks Gulf carrier's third major foreign ownership move in less than a month
Aug 1, 2016 - 9:48 AM
Twenty percent of domestic and medium-haul services from Paris canceled
Jul 29, 2016 - 12:17 PM
At face value, profits are holding up well at leading European carriers, but multiple concerns, including terrorism, have blighted the outlook.
Geared turbofan engine
Jul 27, 2016 - 11:17 AM
Facing a possible U.S. regulation governing aircraft engine emissions, aerospace manufacturers said they are committed to global benchmarks.
Jul 27, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Deliveries to start in third quarter of 2019
IFALPA president Martin Chalk
Jul 26, 2016 - 8:32 AM
Carriers should implement data-driven fatigue risk management systems, says the International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations
Boeing 2016 pilot and technician outlook
Jul 25, 2016 - 10:59 AM
The need for new airline pilots and technicians will grow by double digits in both categories, the manufacturer said.
Australian Transport Safety Bureau investigator
Jul 22, 2016 - 9:43 AM
Hampered by poor weather, and with a diminishing search area, authorities from Australia, Malaysia and China have agreed to suspend the search.
Jul 22, 2016 - 7:28 AM
The aim of the project is to maximize the efficiency of commercial aircraft.
Jul 20, 2016 - 4:41 PM
The parties will develop a new system combining the Airbus Runway Overrun Protection System and Honeywell's SmartLanding technology.