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January 16, 2020, 12:37 PM

Bombardier Mulls Exit from A220 Program

The Canadian manufacturer’s retreat from the Airbus narrowbody program would spell its complete exit from the commercial aircraft business.

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Local investors are turning to Chinese firms to develop three new gateway airports to major Cambodian population centers.
Jan 16, 2020 - 1:02 PM
Trade body ACI Europe calls for more scrutiny of slot leasing and wants revenues from secondary slot trading.
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Jan 16, 2020 - 12:37 PM
The Canadian manufacturer’s retreat from the Airbus narrowbody program would spell its complete exit from the commercial aircraft business.
Jan 16, 2020 - 11:37 AM
The special committee formed by Transportation Secretary Chao calls for better assessment of “human-machine interaction.”
Jan 16, 2020 - 10:09 AM
The sides must agree on the UK’s membership in EASA, market access, and “level playing field” in the next 11 months.
Jan 15, 2020 - 12:02 PM
Willie Walsh calls the government bailout of the UK’s largest regional airline “a blatant misuse of public funds.”
Jan 14, 2020 - 4:36 PM
The financial woes of Britain’s largest regional airline reopen the debate on the UK’s passenger tax.
Jan 14, 2020 - 12:22 PM
The 737 Max crisis saw the U.S. airframer lose more orders than it gained last year.
Jan 13, 2020 - 1:54 PM
Britain’s largest regional airline appears on the brink of collapse.
Jan 13, 2020 - 12:01 PM
UAC mates the fuselage and outer wing sections of the IL-96 family’s latest iteration.