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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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Feb 16, 2016 - 8:15 AM
The French equipment manufacturer now has an “innovation hub” in Singapore.
Feb 16, 2016 - 6:18 AM
Avation is set to take its ATR 72 fleet to 35 of the twin turboprop regional airliners, with deliveries scheduled through 2018.
Feb 16, 2016 - 5:54 AM
Singapore Airlines is to take the first “Enhanced Performance” Trent XWBs for its A350XWBs.
Feb 16, 2016 - 5:51 AM
U.S.-based Aerolease Aviation ordered 10 MRJ90s.
Embraer Commercial Aviation CEO Paulo Cesar de Souza e Silva
Feb 15, 2016 - 3:00 PM
Despite deep market penetration that the world’s commercial aircraft manufacturers have already achieved in Asia
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:45 PM
Competition from other airshows will mean Singapore steps up a gear for the 2016 event at Changi.
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:40 PM
Singapore transport minister warns of deteriorating economic conditions
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:20 PM
UK-based Thomas Cook Airlines’ Boeing 767 fleet will now receive maintenance from Boeing Shanghai.
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Turboprop campaigns no longer taking back seat to C Series.
Honeywell’s satellite-based SmartPath, SmartRunway and SmartLanding air traffic management systems could be beneficial to China’s rapidly expanding airport infrastructure. The technology permits reduced spacing for landing aircraft, among many other safety and usage improvements.
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:45 AM
SmartPath, SmartRunway and SmartLanding are all in demand, says Honeywell.