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October 30, 2020, 6:49 AM

Mitsubishi Suspends Development of M90 Airliner

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries said it may resume work on the long-delayed narrowbody airliner when the air transport market recovers.

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Oct 20, 2020 - 9:31 AM
The Council on Aviation Recovery Task Force (CART) expects to issue guidelines on testing for Covid in late October or early November.
ERA Montserrat Barriga
Oct 20, 2020 - 6:43 AM
Industry leaders complained about fragmentation in national government Covid regulations.
Oct 19, 2020 - 3:20 PM
Grounded since April last year, debt-laded Jet Airways appears positioned to restart operations early in 2021.
Oct 19, 2020 - 12:20 PM
The UK government is considering introducing a test days after arriving in the country with a shorter self-isolation period of seven days.
China Eastern Airlines
Oct 16, 2020 - 4:08 PM
Chinese airlines in September carried 98 percent of the domestic traffic posted during the same month in 2019.
Oct 16, 2020 - 3:55 PM
The plan for antigen testing to start at Paris airports as soon as next month drew kudos from IATA.
Oct 16, 2020 - 10:25 AM
The UK's Information Commissioner’s Office imposed its largest penalty ever against BA for processing personal data without adequate security measures.
Oct 16, 2020 - 8:57 AM
The Boeing 737 Max could be ready to fly in Europe before the end of the year.
Oct 15, 2020 - 12:43 PM
Carrying $19 billion in liquidity, United Airlines expects to resume positive cash flow before any other network carrier.
Firefly Airlines ATR 72
Oct 15, 2020 - 9:46 AM
Malaysia Aviation Group had decided to expand Firefly's fleet with jets, possibly Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800s.