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.

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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Jun 30, 2016 - 9:46 AM
Repair efforts on CVR from crashed Airbus A320 continue
Jun 29, 2016 - 3:01 PM
Airplane slated to enter service on July 15
Jun 29, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Highlights include regional connectivity scheme, liberalization of foreign investment
Jun 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM
Contract including options valued at $6.3 billion
Jun 27, 2016 - 2:10 PM
Inquiry launched as investigators continue attempts to extract data from FDR, CVR
Jun 27, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Crew turns back to Changi following engine oil indication
Boeing 787 nose under construction
Jun 27, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Closing new master agreements with both Boeing and Airbus are among the marching orders for incoming Spirit CEO Tom Gentile.
Jun 23, 2016 - 10:35 AM
First tranche of $1 billion investment to arrive on June 30
Jun 22, 2016 - 10:04 PM
The Flight Safety Foundation's report explains how space-based ADS-B could improve surveillance of aircraft over oceans and remote areas.
Jun 22, 2016 - 9:33 AM
Boeing's long-anticipated deal to sell 100 or more aircraft to Iran Air, are subject to U.S. government approval and confirmation of export credit support.