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September 17, 2019, 10:34 AM

Beijing's Daxing International Inches Closer to Launch

Boeing releases revised forecast on China’s aviation market ahead of Daxing’s opening.

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Sep 18, 2019 - 10:44 AM
The oldest airline in Africa plans to take its second A220 on October 1.
Sep 18, 2019 - 10:01 AM
The Embraer Commercial Aircraft CEO works to answer the concerns of 10 competition authorities scrutinizing his company’s planned combination with Boeing.
Sep 17, 2019 - 10:34 AM
Boeing releases revised forecast on China’s aviation market ahead of Daxing’s opening.
Sep 16, 2019 - 10:37 AM
Airlines scrap more than 100 flights amid raging fires across the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Kalimantan.
Sep 15, 2019 - 12:36 PM
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Sep 13, 2019 - 10:09 AM
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Sep 12, 2019 - 4:05 PM
Azul chairman reveals plans to launch another new U.S. airline next year using as many as 30 of the Brazilian carriers’ aging E195s.
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Sep 12, 2019 - 6:27 AM
EU/UK air traffic rights are set to continue through October 2020, but there is still serious uncertainty what a No Deal Brexit means for air transport.
Sep 11, 2019 - 8:54 AM
The new Beijing airport was scheduled to open on September 30, but it could open ahead of schedule.