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May 17, 2017, 11:23 PM

Boeing: T-X Offering for U.S. Air Force is 'Production Relevant'

The manufacturer has produced two jets from a clean-sheet design to compete for the Air Force's T-X advanced jet trainer requirement.

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Jun 2, 2015 - 12:11 PM
Production deliveries scheduled to begin by the end of this month.
Falcon 5X rollout
Jun 2, 2015 - 11:37 AM
Entry into service was once pegged for mid-2017, but engine snag could cause delay of up to eight months.
Harris Corp. merger graphic
May 29, 2015 - 12:18 PM
Spun off from ITT Corp. as an independent company in 2011, Exelis is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Harris Corp.
A320 to Mobile
May 29, 2015 - 10:07 AM
Wings, tail, cockpit among components bound for Mobile, Alabama
Airbus A320neo
May 28, 2015 - 1:59 PM
Pratt & Whitney-powered test aircraft awaits resolution of technical glitch
Delta A330-300
May 28, 2015 - 12:01 PM
Eleven airlines have ordered the higher-takeoff-weight variant
May 28, 2015 - 10:25 AM
Former Pratt & Whitney executive Jim Vounassis will be tasked with studying operations and implementing a strategy to improve performance.
May 28, 2015 - 9:55 AM
Plans also call for development of larger variants
May 27, 2015 - 10:45 AM
Aviation veteran Earl Robinson is leading development of StarLiner, which will first reach market as regional airliner and then as corporate jet.
Qatar A350
May 27, 2015 - 10:03 AM
Display to include Airbus A350, Boeing 787