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August 26, 2015, 12:54 PM

China's Financial Crisis Fails To Dent Boeing's Market Forecast

The manufacturer raised its market forecast for China by 300 more planes compared to its previous forecast.

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Jul 29, 2014 - 4:42 PM
An ICAO-led industry task force will consider possible changes to how the airline industry assesses the risk of overflying conflict zones.
Jul 29, 2014 - 9:30 AM
Emirates will stop flying over ISIS-controlled territory while Etihad maintains its status quo.
Jul 28, 2014 - 4:11 PM
All 116 on board Flight AH5017 died in the crash.
Jul 28, 2014 - 12:01 PM
Heavier titanium and pricier carbon fiber once presented the only options.
Jul 25, 2014 - 9:10 AM
Airbus A350s have flown more than 2,250 hours during 540 flights.
Jul 24, 2014 - 12:27 PM
While some airlines avoided the conflict zone over eastern Ukraine, others assumed that the open airspace implied an acceptable level of safety.
Jul 24, 2014 - 11:12 AM
Despite losses, Etihad Airways reaffirmed plans to stay the course in its partnership with Jet Airways.
Jul 24, 2014 - 9:42 AM
Air Algerie flight 5017 went missing en route to Algiers, while flying over Mali.
Jul 23, 2014 - 4:00 PM
The Montreal Convention prescribes war risk payments of $150,000 per passenger.