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July 31, 2015, 10:09 AM

Wing Section Suspected of Coming From MH370 Boeing 777

The trailing-edge wing flaperon was sent to an aeronautical laboratory in Toulouse, France, for further analysis.

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Jun 27, 2014 - 9:43 AM
Honeywell is adapting its EGPWS technology to develop a new Passive Wingtip Protection Systems to help avoid ground collisions.
Jun 26, 2014 - 4:18 PM
Development of the Embraer E190-E2 has progressed through joint design definition.
Jun 25, 2014 - 2:25 PM
Boeing expects its new panel assembly line (PAL) to significantly cut final assembly times of the 737.
Jun 25, 2014 - 9:52 AM
Chinese airlines have cut service to the Malaysian state of Sabah after a spate of kidnappings.
Jun 24, 2014 - 3:54 PM
Asiana Flight 214's crew mismanaged their approach and failed to adequately monitor airspeed.
Sundsvall Remote Tower Center
Jun 23, 2014 - 12:05 PM
The remote tower concept combines the ATC functions of small airports at one centrally located facility.
Jun 20, 2014 - 9:07 AM
Airbus has now flown its full complement of flight test aircraft.
Jun 19, 2014 - 4:20 PM
Pilot group expresses fresh concerns over the structure of training for the new multi-crew pilot license.
Jun 18, 2014 - 3:46 PM
Experts predict 1,000 retirements per year from commercial fleets by 2024.
Jun 18, 2014 - 12:44 PM
The Leap-1B is being prepared to enter service on Boeing's 737 Max airliners in 2017.