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Enders expects new alliances in response to CSeries dealAirbus chief executive Tom Enders predicts the next few months could be rough and tough as Boeing responds to European airframer s acquisition of the Bombardier CSeries programme.
Enders expects new alliances in response to CSeries dealAirbus chief executive Tom Enders predicts the next few months could be rough and tough as Boeing responds to European airframer s acquisition of the Bombardier CSeries programme.
​US Navy upgrades IRST for Super Hornet fleetThe US Navy is upgrading its Boeing F/A-18E/F fighters with an improved Lockheed Martin IRST21 sensor system, allowing the Super Hornet fleet to see and detect farther.
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More Russian carriers take over VIM Airlines’ Far East routes
Russia’s Ikar Airline, which operates under Pegas Fly brand, will take over VIM Airlines’ service to Anadyr in Russia’s Far East as VIM ceases scheduled services following financial turbulence, the Chukotka…
Malaysia Airlines Berhad names new group CEO
Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) has named company veteran Izham Ismail as its next group CEO, accelerating the carrier’s plan to have a Malaysian take over the top job after restructuring.

Hawaiian posts $75 million 3Q profit, looks to JAL partnership
Hawaiian Holdings, parent of Hawaiian Airlines, posted $74.6 million in net income for the 2017 third quarter, down 27.2% compared to a $102.5 million net profit in 3Q 2016.

UAE to introduce new airspace structure
The United Arab Emirates’ aviation regulator, the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), will implement the world’s first airspace structure to be completely based on Performance Based Navigation (PBN) with …
Brégier: Airbus gives CSeries ‘credibility’
Airbus brings “credibility” to the Bombardier CSeries program that will translate into sales, Airbus COO and president-commercial aircraft Fabrice Brégier said.

JetBlue stops partnerships with online travel agencies
JetBlue Airways has said it would stop selling tickets through more than 10 online travel agencies as it looks to trim costs and roll out a new distribution strategy.

Industry, environmentalists welcome EU emissions move
Airline industry lobby group Airlines for Europe (A4E) has welcomed a provisional agreement to continue to limit the scope of the European Union’s Emissions Trading (ETS) scheme to flights within the 28-nation b…
PICTURES: Air Mauritius receives first A350Air Mauritius has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350.
PICTURES: Air Mauritius receives first A350Air Mauritius has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350.
China Southern buys Boeing aircraft to base at Beijing’s new airport
China Southern Airlines has placed an order for eight Boeing 777-300ERs and 30 737-800s in an effort to facilitate its expansion at Beijing’s new airport, which is scheduled to open in 2019.

Babcock inks 11-aircraft Textron Aviation orderBabcock Scandinavian Air Ambulance (SAA) has signed an order with Textron Aviation for 10 Beechcraft King Air 250 twin-engined turboprops and a Cessna Citation Latitude business jet, all to be configured for air ambulance missions.
Babcock inks 11-aircraft Textron Aviation orderBabcock Scandinavian Air Ambulance (SAA) has signed an order with Textron Aviation for 10 Beechcraft King Air 250 twin-engined turboprops and a Cessna Citation Latitude business jet, all to be configured for air ambulance missions.
Babcock inks 11-aircraft Textron Aviation orderBabcock Scandinavian Air Ambulance (SAA) has signed an order with Textron Aviation for 10 Beechcraft King Air 250 twin-engined turboprops and a Cessna Citation Latitude business jet, all to be configured for air ambulance missions.
China Southern to take 38 Boeing jets including 777sChina Southern Airlines has agreed to order eight Boeing 777-300ERs as well as 30 737 Max 8 jets.
MH17: Investigators seek details over missile-launcher photoInvestigators pursuing a criminal case over the destruction of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine are seeking information about a new image of a mobile missile launcher.
Gearbox troubles leave some Dauphin helicopters groundedSupply chain shortages on the back of a safety-driven retrofit programme have left 20 Airbus Helicopters Dauphin medium-twins temporarily grounded as they wait for the delivery of spare parts.
OPINION: Is Airbus the winner in CSeries trade dispute?Whatever Bombardier s goal was for launching the CSeries programme nearly a decade ago, it certainly was not to shepherd both the CS100 and CS300 into service before handing them over as relatively mature products, free, to Airbus.
OPINION: Is Airbus the winner in CSeries trade dispute?Whatever Bombardier s goal was for launching the CSeries programme nearly a decade ago, it certainly was not to shepherd both the CS100 and CS300 into service before handing them over as relatively mature products, free, to Airbus.
​VIDEO: Mid-2018 deliveries targeted as A330neo fliesAirbus on 19 October kicked off the A330neo's three-aircraft 1,400h flight-test programme which should lead to certification and first deliveries of the initial -900 variant in the middle of 2018.
​VIDEO: Mid-2018 deliveries targeted as A330neo fliesAirbus on 19 October kicked off the A330neo's three-aircraft 1,400h flight-test programme which should lead to certification and first deliveries of the initial -900 variant in the middle of 2018.