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October 26, 2016, 2:49 PM

Airbus Under Pressure To Meet 2016 Delivery Goals

Company plans heavily ‘backloaded’ delivery schedule in fourth quarter

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Nov 7, 2015 - 12:15 AM
Atlantic Flight Training has signed a deal with Turkish Airlines to train its pilots.
Nov 7, 2015 - 12:10 AM
Market outlook forecasts 3,180 new Middle East aircraft worth $750 billion over next 20 years; widebodies will remain dominant.
Nov 6, 2015 - 12:15 PM
Comac won’t say when in 2016 it now plans to conduct the first flight of the delayed C919.
Nov 5, 2015 - 10:30 AM
EAE completed C-check on 3rd LATAM Group B787 in October ###sub###
Nov 5, 2015 - 5:00 AM
How could current protocols be improved, leading to safer worldwide operations
Nov 5, 2015 - 4:00 AM
Gulf Air is now using Jeppesen’s FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bags.
Nov 4, 2015 - 11:23 AM
Domestic carrier Vistara is concerned that the Indian government will not abolish the controversial 5/20 rule on market access.
line up of Emirates airline tails
Nov 4, 2015 - 8:30 AM
Emirates and Qantas fly 98 flights a week between Australia and Dubai
Nov 4, 2015 - 8:20 AM
Last summer in the UAE, the engine maker tested a system for sand particle rejection
Nov 4, 2015 - 8:00 AM
The new ultra-long range version of the A350XWB will be able to fly non-stop for up to 19 hours.