Air Transport

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January 23, 2017, 10:44 AM

Mitsubishi MRJ Delayed Again, This Time for Two Years

Changes to certain systems and electrical configurations to push back EIS to mid-2020

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Feb 4, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Notices follow two 'isolated' incidents involving cabin depressurization
U.S. Reps. Bill Shuster and Frank LoBiondo
Feb 3, 2016 - 4:49 PM
Republicans' proposal to create a separate organization to manage the nation's ATC system presents a stumbling block to FAA reauthorization.
Feb 3, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Incident left hole in fuselage of Airbus narrowbody wet leased from Greece's Hermes Aviation by Somalia's Daallo Airlines.
Feb 2, 2016 - 2:48 PM
Filings include appeal to review elements of Pratt & Whitney geared turbofan
Feb 2, 2016 - 10:06 AM
Accompanying crop of new regional jets shares the wealth of technology advances.
Feb 2, 2016 - 9:25 AM
Cites widespread profitability, increased interest in aircraft assets and above-GDP growth rates
Jan 29, 2016 - 4:20 PM
Nine-month flight test campaign officially underway
Jan 29, 2016 - 3:11 PM
The crew of the ATR 72-500 approached Magong Airport in Taiwan below the minimum descent altitude during a thunderstorm.
Jan 29, 2016 - 9:25 AM
First airplane due to arrive in Tokyo in 2018
Jan 28, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Nuclear settlement paves way for direct negotiations with Iran Air