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Apr 24, 2009 - 9:27 AM
Penny-pinching by airlines is raising the anxiety among their employees over a perceived erosion of safety standards, according to a new survey by UK-based
James Bell, Boeing executive vice president of finance and CFO...
Apr 24, 2009 - 8:59 AM
Indices used by airframe manufacturers to adjust the prices of airplanes on order have proved unhelpful lately to the OEMs, as the global recession suppres
Fuel prices have fallen to the point where it could make sense for some airli...
Apr 24, 2009 - 8:46 AM
Airbus COO for customers John Leahy often points to a coming wave of airplane retirements when questioned about airlines’ appetite for new equipment, even
Airbus delivered 116 airplanes during the first quarter, including the first ...
Apr 24, 2009 - 7:17 AM
First-quarter production activity essentially kept pace with last year’s rates at the major airliner manufacturers, as Boeing delivered <link http://www.ai
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Apr 24, 2009 - 7:10 AM
By early in the year it seemed obvious to all but the OEMs themselves that significant production rate cuts would have to happen, but it would take until t
Apr 23, 2009 - 12:55 PM
Roel Pieper’s European Technology and Investment Research Center (Etirc) has filed for bankruptcy, ending Etirc Aviation’s once-lofty plans to distribute E
Apr 23, 2009 - 12:45 PM
Former American Airlines chief Robert Crandall’s plans to blanket the Northeast U.S.
Apr 23, 2009 - 12:13 PM
Dassault Aviation has announced a negative number of net orders–minus 27–for Falcon business jets during the first quarter due to cancellations.
Apr 23, 2009 - 12:03 PM
While he believes the recession will end soon, Piper Aircraft president and CEO James Bass said the effect of the U.S.
Apr 23, 2009 - 11:54 AM
Yesterday the House subcommittee on aviation held a hearing on helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) safety.