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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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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.
Airbus’s A320 Qatar
Jun 15, 2015 - 5:15 PM
Airbus now has a launch customer for its A330-300 Regional model.
Airbus aircraft taking off
Jun 15, 2015 - 4:10 PM
Emerging economies and urbanization will power air traffic growth, says European airframer.
Swiss CSeries CS300
Jun 15, 2015 - 3:50 PM
Swiss is to take 10 CS300s in addition to 20 CS100s
Embraer ERJ135
Jun 15, 2015 - 3:40 PM
Embraer announced a range of E-Jet orders on the first day of the 2015 Paris Air Show.
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:15 PM
Company sees a demand for 2,250 units in the 70- to 90-seat segment and 4,100 in the 90- to 130-seat category.
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:10 PM
Will address the issue of whether airlines should revise their training standards and operating procedures in the light of recent accidents.
Jun 15, 2015 - 1:33 PM
GE Aviation and Lufthansa Technik are cooperating to boost support for GEnx-2B and GE9X turbofans.