Air Transport

News and issues relating to international air transport and cargo carriers, national airlines and regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

April 28, 2016, 1:45 PM

Delta Renews Fleet With Major CSeries Order and A321 Top-up

The order is the largest in Bombardier Commercial Aircraft history and represents a 'major endorsement' of the challenged CSeries program.

Read More
Mar 30, 2015 - 12:39 PM
Hawaiian calls DOT decision an example of "institutional bias" in favor of U.S. business travelers
Mar 30, 2015 - 11:44 AM
Statistics show little movement in average retirement age as new airplane shipments continue at record pace
Mar 27, 2015 - 3:02 PM
Stunned by the Germanwings crash, the air transport industry's response has not been coherent or convincing.
Mar 27, 2015 - 12:41 PM
Agency recommends two crewmembers on flight deck at all times
Mar 27, 2015 - 12:06 PM
Services in and out slowly returning to normal
Mar 27, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Pilot unions are unhappy that French prosecutors quickly pressed criminal charges after cockpit voice recorder contents were leaked to the media.
Atlanta-Hartsfield Jackson International Airport
Mar 27, 2015 - 9:58 AM
The world's top four busiest airports for passengers all saw increases in 2014 and retained their rankings from the previous year.
Mar 26, 2015 - 6:04 PM
The Germanwings A320 crash has revealed inconsistency and uncertainty over cockpit access rules.
Mar 26, 2015 - 10:59 AM
Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz, 27, is now the focus of the investigation
Mar 26, 2015 - 9:20 AM
CVR recordings indicate copilot refused captain's re-entry into cockpit