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Boeing forecasts demand for over 7,200 new aircraft in China

6 September, 2017 - 11:55
Boeing has again raised its forecast for new aircraft demand out of China, predicting a need for 7,240 aircraft over the next 20 years, accounting for 18% of the global total.

Gol and GECAS finalise 12 aircraft deal

5 September, 2017 - 16:40
Brazilian carrier Gol and GECAS have finalised a sale-and-leaseback and direct lease deals covering 12 Boeing 737 aircraft.

Ukraine inquiry probes ERJ-145 overrun

5 September, 2017 - 09:17
Ukrainian investigators have disclosed that they are probing an overrun by an Embraer ERJ-145 at Zaporizhia.

ANALYSIS: How airlines alter tourist capacity after terror events

4 September, 2017 - 12:30
The terror incidents in and around Barcelona in mid-August left another of the region's destinations reeling from attacks targeted at locations popular with tourists.

ANALYSIS: Commercial orders suffer post-Paris hangover

4 September, 2017 - 11:57
Airbus, Boeing and Bombardier delivered 16 of their new narrowbody aircraft in July, figures from Flight Fleets Analyzer show.

EgyptAir freed from UK electronics ban

4 September, 2017 - 11:55
EgyptAir has disclosed that a ban on electronic devices on board its services to the UK has been lifted.

Excessive sidestick input led to Jetstar A320 tailstrike

4 September, 2017 - 04:58
A cadet pilot flying a Jetstar Airbus A320 applied excessive force to the aircraft s sidestick controller on as it rotated, resulting in the aircraft s tail striking the runway as it took off from Melbourne Tullamarine airport on 11 May 2016.

No impact to Southwest or United ratings from Harvey: S&P

1 September, 2017 - 16:23
S&P Global does not foresee any impact to the ratings of Southwest Airlines or United Airlines from Hurricane Harvey.

ANALYSIS: Ryanair chief sees airline consolidation gathering pace

1 September, 2017 - 15:59
European airlines, look away now: Ryanair's chief executive Michael O'Leary expects that most will disappear over the next half-decade.

OPINION: Collision highlights need to heed obvious precedents

1 September, 2017 - 13:03
Almost nine years to the day after Gol 1907 spiralled into the Brazilian jungle, crippled by a mid-air collision, only fortuitous geometry spared a second 737-800 a similar fate over Senegal.

ANALYSIS: 777 Classics entering their twilight years

1 September, 2017 - 03:10
Although there have been some small signs of life, a growing number of Boeing 777-200s and -300s appear to be headed for the scrapyard amid growing supply and poor interest in the secondary market.

Ryanair to bid for Alitalia's jets: O'Leary

31 August, 2017 - 17:05
Ryanair intends to make a firm bid to acquire Alitalia's fleet of jets, chief executive Michael O'Leary has indicated.

Pilots warned to stay alert for Toronto incursion risks

31 August, 2017 - 10:32
Cockpit crew representatives are urging pilots to stay disciplined and alert during ground manoeuvring at Toronto Pearson airport after a series of runway incursions at the hub.

ANALYSIS: Qantas's Singapore-London redux tightens Asia focus

31 August, 2017 - 10:01
Qantas s reversion to operating its Sydney-London services via Singapore says much more about its Asian ambitions than its legacy focus on flying to Europe.

Boeing adds 737 Max 8, 787-9 simulators to Singapore centre

31 August, 2017 - 09:59
Boeing Training and Professional Services has commissioned a 737 Max 8 full-flight simulator at its Singapore campus, which will be joined by a 787-9 simulator in November.

Qantas to drop Dubai under renewed Emirates pact

31 August, 2017 - 02:55
Qantas will switch its Sydney-Dubai-London flights will return to operate via Singapore under a new from 25 March 2018 under a renewed partnership with Emirates.

Embraer hopes for easing of US scope weight limits for E2

30 August, 2017 - 23:06
Embraer is pinning its hopes on an easing of regional jet weight limits during the next round of pilot contract negotiations at the US mainline carriers, as it looks for an in for its E-Jet E2 family.

Chorus closes $40m revolving credit facility

30 August, 2017 - 16:12
Canadian regional carrier Chorus has closed a new C$50 million ($39.7 million) revolving credit facility, increasing its available credit by C$10 million.

Air Berlin confirms deadline for bids

30 August, 2017 - 11:05
Potential buyers of Air Berlin have until 15 September to submit their offers, the carrier has confirmed.

China Eastern to add 191 jets by end of 2019

30 August, 2017 - 07:51
China Eastern Airlines expects to add 191 aircraft to the group's fleet by the end of 2019.

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