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August 31, 2016, 10:35 AM

Rolls-Royce To Replace Turbine Blades Early on All Trent 1000s

Fatigue cracking leads to flight cancellations at Japan’s ANA

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Airbus aircraft taking off
Jun 15, 2015 - 4:10 PM
Emerging economies and urbanization will power air traffic growth, says European airframer.
Swiss CSeries CS300
Jun 15, 2015 - 3:50 PM
Swiss is to take 10 CS300s in addition to 20 CS100s
Embraer ERJ135
Jun 15, 2015 - 3:40 PM
Embraer announced a range of E-Jet orders on the first day of the 2015 Paris Air Show.
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:15 PM
Company sees a demand for 2,250 units in the 70- to 90-seat segment and 4,100 in the 90- to 130-seat category.
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:10 PM
Will address the issue of whether airlines should revise their training standards and operating procedures in the light of recent accidents.
Jun 15, 2015 - 1:33 PM
GE Aviation and Lufthansa Technik are cooperating to boost support for GEnx-2B and GE9X turbofans.
Jun 15, 2015 - 12:20 PM
UK manufacturer continues to work toward the new –TEN version of the Trent 1000, which it hopes will be first to power the Boeing 787-10.
Jun 15, 2015 - 8:40 AM
Japan Air Commuter and Binter were among the first of ATR’s new customers to be announced at this year’s Paris show.
Jun 15, 2015 - 7:15 AM
The Indonesian carrier committed to buying a mix of 787s, 737s and A350XWBs.
ATR
Jun 15, 2015 - 3:00 AM
A new passenger/freight combination version of the ATR72-600 is due to enter service at the end of 2015.