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July 22, 2015, 11:44 AM

FedEx Places Largest Ever Boeing 767 Order

Deal breathes fresh life into aging widebody

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Jun 17, 2015 - 9:50 AM
ATR took in 46 firm orders and 35 options worth about $2B at Paris Air Show.
Jun 17, 2015 - 9:40 AM
Russian cargo carrier Volga-Dnepr
7000XR Series
Jun 17, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Simulators are sexy, but the recurring revenue is in flight training services.
Jun 17, 2015 - 2:01 AM
Japan’s Peach Aviation is buying A320s and Eva Air will get A330-300s
Jun 17, 2015 - 1:50 AM
AerCap led off Boeing’s Paris Air Show business on June 16 with an order for 100 737 Max 8s.
Jun 17, 2015 - 12:30 AM
UltraFan engine is a geared design based on technology that could be ready for service in 2025.
Jun 16, 2015 - 12:15 PM
Deals with some 30 global airlines encompasses everything from cadet pilot training to sales of flight simulators.
Antonov An-178 on ramp at Le Bourget
Jun 16, 2015 - 10:59 AM
The Ukrainian manufacturer wants to offer an alternative
Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker
Jun 16, 2015 - 9:52 AM
Qatar Airways has ordered 10 Boeing 777-8Xs and four 777 Freighters.
Jun 16, 2015 - 12:30 AM
The Middle East’s largest aircraft leasing company, Aviation Lease and Finance Co. (ALAFCO), has selected the full suite of Rockwell Collins avionics.