Air Transport

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May 16, 2017, 4:05 PM

Boeing Delivers First 737 Max 8 to Malindo Air

Milestone reached on the same day FAA clears Max program to return to full range of flight activities

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Mar 7, 2017 - 9:47 AM
The 36-member permanent body of the international aviation organization endorsed February 2016 recommendations of a committee of experts.
Mar 6, 2017 - 4:45 PM
Places six EETCs over past three years
Boeing 787 on ramp
Mar 6, 2017 - 4:05 PM
The African Airlines Association says that states willing to embrace air transport liberalization must press ahead without the support of those who do not.
737 on ramp
Mar 6, 2017 - 4:00 PM
The long-established Taiwanese company has new leadership that is pitching for international contracts.
IATA director general Alexandre de Juniac
Mar 3, 2017 - 3:22 PM
Alexandre de Juniac made his first official visit to Washington, D.C., as International Air Transport Association CEO and director general.
Mar 3, 2017 - 12:17 PM
The facility, located at the Airbus training premises, houses a CAE-built FAA and EASA level-D ATR 42/62-600 simulator and classrooms.
Mar 1, 2017 - 10:12 AM
No word on identity of launch operators of either the CFM or Pratt-powered versions of the airplane, however
Feb 28, 2017 - 9:51 AM
Charles Champion to retire by year-end
Feb 28, 2017 - 9:24 AM
Company reviewing timing of 10-aircraft-per-month production rate
Feb 27, 2017 - 3:56 PM
A new Thai aviation law should take effect before the end of 2017, modernizing the country's regulatory structures.