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DWC capacity to hit around 120 million in 2025, but confusion over new Dubai South name replacing ‘Dubai World Central’.
Improved systems to enable more precise navigation
The new L410NG from the Czech Republic’s Aircraft Industries features the new GE H-85 turboprop engine
Comac won’t say when in 2016 it now plans to conduct the first flight of the delayed C919
There is a large regional presence beyond Gulf ‘Big Three,’ and it’s increasing all the time.
The XWB-97 will power the Airbus A350-1000
It remains to be seen whether UAC's efforts to make wetleasing Superjets easy will turn into firm orders, as it hopes.
New GEnx and GP7200 Engines Add to Offering
Middle East carriers face an abundance of choice among new generation narrowbody jets.
Emirates will take delivery of three A380s in one month in December, while its flight cadre to quadruple to 16,000 pilots over the next two decades.