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2017/11/24 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing and China's first privately owned airline, Okay Airways, have finalised a $1.4-billion order for five Dreamliner jets, the two companies said on Thursday.The p...


2017/11/23 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

Eight warships joined a US aircraft carrier and scores of helicopters and planes Thursday to search for three American sailors who went missing after their plane cras...


Embraer KC-390 arrives in the United States for a series of flight trials
2017/11/23 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The new Embraer KC-390 multi-mission military transport and tanker jet will start a series of flight trials in the United States as part of its flight test campaign fo...


Avolon Finalize Deal for 75 737 MAX Airplanes
2017/11/23 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Agreement includes firm orders for 55 MAX 8s, 20 MAX 10s and options for 20 MAX 8sDublin-based lessor joins growing customer base of the 737 MAX 10, the newest member ...


Safran undertakes to make airplanes quieter
2017/11/23 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

In April 2017, Safran and the acoustics laboratory of Le Mans University in France inaugurated an industrial research unit specializing in innovative acoustics materia...


2017/11/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Declining aircraft sales brought October's US durable goods orders to their lowest pace in four months, while a manufacturing sector tied to the oil industry also swu...


2017/11/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air China has suspended flights to North Korea, further limiting the secretive state's links with the outside world, but the company said Wednesday it was a business ...


2017/11/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Cut off from the rest of the world for centuries, St. Helena, which lies isolated in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, is now reachable by plane for the first time.Th...


2017/11/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

Rescuers have plucked eight people to safety south of Japan after a US Navy aircraft with 11 people on board came down in the Philippine Sea, the latest accident to h...


2017/11/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

American Airlines and United Airlines have agreed to a $95.1 million settlement with the developer of the World Trade Center over the September 11, 2001 attacks, endi...