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September 1, 2015, 3:33 PM

Aeroflot To Absorb Rival Airline Transaero

Flag carrier to control more than half the Russian market

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May 7, 2014 - 12:15 AM
The decision stemmed from a desire to concentrate its resources on its now growing mainland operations and minimize its exposure to “at risk” flying.
DK180 low frequency acoustic beacon
May 6, 2014 - 4:15 PM
The proposed changes are expected to increase safety by facilitating the recovery of information by safety investigation authorities.
Delta arrival in Minneapolis
May 6, 2014 - 11:54 AM
Total operating revenue of all passenger airlines last year was $199.7 billion, of which $120.6 billion, or 60 percent, came from air fare.
May 6, 2014 - 9:00 AM
To fit new designs into the present production scheme while maintaining flow times, Boeing must consider how long each part takes to build.
May 3, 2014 - 3:10 AM
Looming retirements at the major airlines stand to aggravate the regional airlines’ pilot supply predicament.
Binter passengers LPA
May 3, 2014 - 2:03 AM
Europe’s regional airlines still struggle to get Brussels to understand their true value to Europe’s communities.
U.S. Navy Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle
May 2, 2014 - 11:20 AM
ICAO and the International Telecommunications Union are set to hold meetings on flight tracking next month.
May 1, 2014 - 4:02 PM
Boeing Commercial Airplanes v-p of airplane development Scott Fancher issued an upbeat assessment of all of the company's big development programs.
International Telecommunications Union headquarters
May 1, 2014 - 3:18 PM
Boeing, Flyht Aerospace Solutions, Inmarsat, Intelsat, Malaysia Airlines, Rolls-Royce, SES TechCom, Sita and Thales will attend.