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United To Change Scheduling To Reduce Delays

August 28, 2015

United To Change Scheduling To Reduce Delays

United Airlines will change the way it schedules flights and use new technology to tackle the delays and cancellations that have hurt its competitiveness.


Fedex Pilot Union's Council Supports New Contract

August 28, 2015

Fedex Pilot Union's Council Supports New Contract

The FedEx pilot union's executive council has voted in support of a tentative contract that seeks better employment terms including higher hourly pay rates and retirement plan enhancement, the Air Line Pilots Association said.


Boeing Expects First 777-9 In 2017

August 27, 2015

Boeing Expects First 777-9 In 2017

Boeing said that the 777-9 had reached "firm configuration", meaning the plane's basic design and capabilities have been determined, setting the stage for design of specific parts and systems.


Europe Looking At Drones Safety Threat

August 27, 2015

Europe Looking At Drones Safety Threat

No-drone zones, software to block flights into sensitive areas and registration rules are among proposals from European regulators and aviation experts to ensure growing numbers of drones don't case dangerous run-ins with passenger aircraft.


PAL Considering Boeing, Airbus Orders

August 27, 2015

PAL Considering Boeing, Airbus Orders

Airbus and Boeing are competing for contracts to supply Philippine Airlines with eight wide-body, twin-engine aircraft, PAL's president said.



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United To Change Scheduling To Reduce Delays

August 28, 2015

United To Change Scheduling To Reduce Delays

United Airlines will change the way it schedules flights and use new technology to tackle the delays and cancellations that have hurt its competitiveness.