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Rockwell Collins Posts Lower Quarterly Profit

April 17, 2014

Rockwell Collins reported a lower quarterly profit on Thursday as its income tax expense rose.
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Rockwell Collins Posts Lower Quarterly Profit

Faster Inflight Wi-Fi Leads To Battle In The Sky

April 14, 2014

Wi-Fi in the sky is taking off, promising much better connections for passengers and a bonanza for the companies that sell the systems.
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Faster Inflight Wi-Fi Leads To Battle In The Sky

Fuji Heavy Planning New Plant For 777X Parts - Report

April 14, 2014

Fuji Heavy Industries plans to open a new plant as early as next year to make parts for Boeing's next-generation 777X passenger jets, the Nikkei reported.
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Fuji Heavy Planning New Plant For 777X Parts - Report

US Upgrades Philippines Civil Aviation Status

April 10, 2014

The US FAA has upgraded the civil aviation status of the Philippines to let its airlines operate new direct flights to the United States while the European Union lifted a ban on Cebu Pacific Air.
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US Upgrades Philippines Civil Aviation Status

Aircraft Suppliers Woo Airlines With New Tech

April 10, 2014

Ever fancied seeing your name in lights as you boarded a plane? A hologram to take you through your in-flight entertainment options? Or how about something simpler, like an easy place to rest your tablet?
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Aircraft Suppliers Woo Airlines With New Tech

Bombardier's Delayed Learjet 85 Has First Flight

April 9, 2014

Bombardier's new business jet, the Learjet 85, took off from Wichita, Kansas, for the first time on Wednesday morning, following setbacks that pushed the aircraft behind schedule by six months.
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Bombardier's Delayed Learjet 85 Has First Flight

Warburg Pincus Buys Dubai Aviation Firm Stake

April 8, 2014

Warburg Pincus has acquired a majority stake in Dubai-based aviation technology company mercator from the Emirates group, the private equity firm's first direct investment in the region.
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Lufthansa Orders CFM for A320neos

April 7, 2014

Lufthansa said on Monday it had ordered engines worth more than EUR€1 billion (USD$1.4 billion) at list prices from CFM International.
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Lufthansa Orders CFM for A320neos

Airbus Keeps Tight Rein On A350 Cabin Design

April 7, 2014

Airbus has unveiled the first cabin for its new mid-sized twin-engined airliner, the A350 XWB, vowing to avoid a repeat of the delays caused by cabin design changes on its bigger A380 superjumbo.
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Airbus Keeps Tight Rein On A350 Cabin Design

Airbus Drops Behind Boeing In Q1 Orders

April 4, 2014

Airbus dropped behind Boeing in the race for orders in the first quarter after a pair of wide-body order cancellations, company data showed on Friday.
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Airbus Drops Behind Boeing In Q1 Orders

Boeing Exec Warns Against Scrapping Ex-Im Bank

April 4, 2014

Boeing chief operating officer Dennis Muilenburg on Thursday said a fresh drive by some lawmakers and interest groups to scrap the Export-Import Bank of the United States would put the nation at a competitive disadvantage and risk thousands of US jobs.
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Boeing Exec Warns Against Scrapping Ex-Im Bank

NATO Opens Kosovo Airspace To Civilian Overflights

April 4, 2014

NATO said on Friday it had allowed private planes to fly high over Kosovo for the first time in 15 years, letting commercial airlines save time and money by taking more direct routes across the region.
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GECAS Says No Plans For Hong Kong IPO

April 4, 2014

Aircraft leasing company GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) said on Friday it has no plans for a Hong Kong initial public offering and has not hired banks to raise funds in an equity offering.
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GECAS Says No Plans For Hong Kong IPO

Boeing Exploring Purchase Of Mercury Systems

April 4, 2014

Boeing is considering buying Mercury Systems, a supplier of digital signal and image processing systems to the aerospace industry, according to two people familiar with the matter.
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Boeing Exploring Purchase Of Mercury Systems

Air Canada, Boeing Complete 737 MAX Order

April 1, 2014

Air Canada and Boeing have agreed details of the airline's order for 61 737 MAX aircraft, in the first phase of the carrier's narrow-body fleet renewal plan.
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Air Canada, Boeing Complete 737 MAX Order
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