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A new passenger/freight combination version of the ATR72-600 is due to enter service at the end of 2015.
Russian leasing group IFC wants to stand by CSeries orders and also is committed to Superjet, the MC-21 and the MA-700.
Talks with Airbus and Boeing over production increases continue
Zodiac to supply equipment for Inmarsat Global Xpress service on A320, A330 and A380.
Agreements support the development and production of outer guide vanes and bleed valve ducts for the CFM Leap 1-A and 1-B turbofans.
Thales’ Android-based system delivers a wide variety of on-board entertainment and applications such as 3-D maps.
Company’s division is providing a range of training tools and services under a 12-year deal.
A retainer ring issue that delayed the P&W engine’s progress towards flying on the neo has required a fix.
CS300 now at 3,300 nm range, Bombardier hopes to attract more airlines.
World fleet to double in next 20 years, growth representing 60% of deliveries.