Air Transport

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July 25, 2016, 10:59 AM

Boeing Increases 20-Year Forecast for New Pilots, Technicians

The need for new airline pilots and technicians will grow by double digits in both categories, the manufacturer said.

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man
Jul 6, 2016 - 12:10 AM
New midsize airplane would hold up to 270 passengers
Satellite communications
Jul 5, 2016 - 2:14 PM
The new IP-based satcom service represents a 'paradigm shift' is aviation communications safety and efficiency says Inmarsat.
Jul 5, 2016 - 9:06 AM
Company says delays in transition to FAUB won’t threaten 777X EIS schedule, however
flight simulator
Jul 5, 2016 - 6:30 AM
Aggressive Competition Keeps Level D Prices Lean
Jul 5, 2016 - 4:30 AM
Joining forces with a data analysis company, the French engine maker believes it can help airlines cut up to eight percent of their fuel consumption.
man with head-up display
Jul 5, 2016 - 2:15 AM
ATR aircraft to be the first application for Elbit’s SkyLens.
airplane taking off
Jul 5, 2016 - 2:00 AM
U.S. plane maker says there is “no drama” with it’s re-engined narrowbody.
Jul 5, 2016 - 1:00 AM
Government support and foreign contract sales have led to a thriving French aerospace industry, with things likely to get even better.
Norwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 787
Jul 1, 2016 - 11:19 AM
The department continues to evaluate foreign air-carrier permits sought by the UK and Irish subsidiaries of Norwegian Air Shuttle.
Jun 30, 2016 - 10:38 AM
Crew failed to respond properly to uncommanded autofeather