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August 31, 2016, 10:35 AM

Rolls-Royce To Replace Turbine Blades Early on All Trent 1000s

Fatigue cracking leads to flight cancellations at Japan’s ANA

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Jul 17, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Task force report to EC contains six main recommendations
Artist's concept of Iris Precursor system
Jul 17, 2015 - 10:09 AM
The 'Iris Precursor' program aims to support initial 4D flight-path control by satellite by 2018.
Jul 15, 2015 - 4:27 PM
Deal off for 40 Boeing 737-900ERs, 20 Embraer 190s, confirms Delta CEO
Jul 15, 2015 - 3:22 PM
Latest version of the 19-seat commuter airplane features new avionics, more powerful engines
Jul 15, 2015 - 1:05 PM
ICAO denies suggestions by the European Cockpit Association that the process for formulating policy on airline deregulation has been mishandled.
Jul 15, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Operators claim mandate could ground fleets
Jul 14, 2015 - 3:30 PM
At least one armored vehicle on board shifted rearward as the airplane took off, crippling key systems
Lufthansa Technik MRO facility in Puerto Rico
Jul 14, 2015 - 11:38 AM
The facility in Aguadilla promises to generate $2.2 billion in economic impact over 30 years for the financially troubled U.S. territory.
Jul 14, 2015 - 9:19 AM
Plans call for first large-scale service cuts since downing of MH17
Jul 13, 2015 - 9:02 AM
With European Union co-funding, €650 million in public and private investment will be applied to begin air traffic management modernization.