Airlines (TRBC)

U.S. FAA head says will be tougher on the certification of the Boeing 777x

November 20, 2019

FILE PHOTO: A large 777X banner is seen hanging over the Boeing 777X Final Assembly Building floor during a media tour of Boeing production facilities in Everett, Washington, U.S., February 27, 2019. Picture taken February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson DUBAI (HeadlineNews) – The head of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said the FAA will […]

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Emirates close to finalizing part of wide-body jet order with Airbus: sources

November 18, 2019

FILE PHOTO: The Airbus logo is pictured at Airbus headquarters in Blagnac near Toulouse, France, March 20, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo DUBAI (HeadlineNews) – Dubai state-owned airline Emirates [EMIRA.UL] was close to a deal on Monday to finalize at least part of a provisional order for 70 wide-body aircraft from Europe’s Airbus (AIR.PA), industry sources […]

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Indonesia waiting on major global aviation regulators for return of 737 MAX: official

November 13, 2019

FILE PHOTO: An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX aircraft at Boeing facilities at the Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington, September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson/File Photo JAKARTA (HeadlineNews) – Indonesia will not approve the return of the Boeing Co (BA.N) 737 MAX to its skies until after aviation regulators in the United […]

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GE unit orders 25 Airbus jets including 12 Rolls-powered A330neo: sources

November 8, 2019

PARIS (HeadlineNews) – Leasing giant GECAS, the aircraft leasing subsidiary of General Electric (GE.N), has ordered 25 Airbus (AIR.PA) aircraft including a rare purchase of jets powered by GE’s rival engine maker Rolls-Royce, two people familiar with the matter said. FILE PHOTO: The logo of U.S. conglomerate General Electric is seen on the company building […]

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Qantas tests world’s longest commercial flight from New York to Sydney

October 19, 2019

MELBOURNE (HeadlineNews) – Australia’s flag carrier Qantas (QAN.AX) completed on Sunday a nonstop test flight from New York to Sydney, researching how the world’s longest potential commercial airplane journey of nearly 20 hours would impact pilots, crew and passengers. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen near Qantas Airways, Australia’s national carrier, Boeing 737-800 aircraft on the […]

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Four dead, 17 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo

October 12, 2019

TOKYO (HeadlineNews) – Four people were killed and 17 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and putting millions under evacuation warning before plowing up the northeastern coast. A Shinkansen bullet train rail yard is seen flooded due to heavy rains caused by Typhoon Hagibis in […]

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