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April 20, 2019, 11:43 AM

UAC Denies Media Reports on CR929 Sales Dispute with COMAC

Russian OEM claims news reports of a rift are not accurate

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Apr 15, 2019 - 8:52 AM
In an unusual move, the FAA has formed a Joint Authorities Technical Review involving a global collection of aviation authorities.
Apr 15, 2019 - 8:23 AM
The expansion opens to travelers destinations that were previously difficult to reach.
Apr 12, 2019 - 9:21 AM
Developers expect to finish construction of the so-called mega-airport’s passenger terminal this month.
Apr 12, 2019 - 8:42 AM
The number of unemployed local pilots grows while Indonesian airlines continue to hire foreign flight crew.
Apr 11, 2019 - 5:09 PM
Authorities plan to “gather facts, information, and individual views” on the status of the 737 Max grounding.
Airbus
Apr 11, 2019 - 1:34 PM
Airbus Commercial Aircraft no longer will have a separate chief executive.
Apr 11, 2019 - 1:21 PM
Tariffs would apply to new aircraft and parts on aircraft from Airbus state sponsor nations
Apr 10, 2019 - 3:02 PM
The delivery re-shuffle forms part of low-cost carrier Norwegian's ongoing financial restructuring.
Apr 10, 2019 - 9:08 AM
Deterioration in the latest Trent’s high-pressure turbine blades has occurred faster than expected in some engines.
Apr 9, 2019 - 1:55 PM
EU-wide performance targets for the next five years call for a reduction in delays and costs.