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May 22, 2017, 10:14 AM

Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

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Mar 8, 2016 - 9:42 AM
Fleet update excludes Bombardier C Series
American Airlines pilot waves the Cuban flag
Mar 8, 2016 - 8:00 AM
The U.S. Department of Transportation expects to decide by this summer which U.S. airlines will fly scheduled services to Cuba.
Mar 7, 2016 - 11:48 AM
Flights conducted using typical operational procedures of launch customer Swiss International Airlines
Mar 3, 2016 - 1:02 PM
Executives see no delivery disruptions, however, saying that United Express carriers could take E175s intended for Republic Airways.
Mar 2, 2016 - 12:39 PM
Malaysian transport minister stops short of confirming part came from Malaysia Airlines MH370
EasyJet airliner at Gatwick Airport
Mar 1, 2016 - 3:15 PM
Air Navigation Solutions, wholly owned subsidiary of German air navigation service provider DFS, replaces UK NATS as tower provider at Gatwick.
Mar 1, 2016 - 2:52 PM
Arctic carrier Air Inuit signs on as launch customer
Feb 29, 2016 - 5:04 PM
Ethiopian appears to have beaten off competition from Etihad Airways to buy a 49 percent stake in RwandAir.
E70 in Republic livery
Feb 26, 2016 - 9:20 AM
One of Bombardier C Series' largest customers begins restructuring
Aeromexico crew
Feb 25, 2016 - 11:26 AM
The Mexican government and participating institutions will fund the research for four years, studying "sustainable" biofuel feedstocks.