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Singapore Air Investigates Engine Power-Loss

May 27, 2015

Singapore Airlines is investigating how one of its Airbus A330-300s temporarily lost power in both Rolls-Royce engines in mid-flight.
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Singapore Air Investigates Engine Power-Loss

Hacker Case Points To Deeper Security Issues

May 25, 2015

Security researcher Chris Roberts made headlines last month when he was removed from a plane in New York by the FBI and accused of hacking into flight controls via his underseat entertainment unit.
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Hacker Case Points To Deeper Security Issues

IAFC To Raise USD$400 Mln Loan For Aircraft

May 24, 2015

International AirFinance Corporation (IAFC) has picked two banks to arrange a USD$400 million Islamic loan to finance the provision of five aircraft, one of the arrangers of the facility said.
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Airbus Sees 'Significant' Orders At Paris Airshow

May 22, 2015

Airbus expects to win a "significant number" of orders at next month's Paris Airshow, according to a senior executive.
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Airbus Sees 'Significant' Orders At Paris Airshow

Corporate Jet Makers Eye Revival Led By North America

May 20, 2015

Business jet makers, hit badly by the financial crisis, expect an upturn in mature economies will encourage companies to once again buy new corporate planes or replace older aircraft, executives said this week.
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Corporate Jet Makers Eye Revival Led By North America

Embraer Confirms Tianjin Airlines' E-Jet Order

May 19, 2015

Embraer has booked a firm order for 22 aircraft from Tianjin Airlines, worth USD$1.1 billion at list prices.
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Embraer Confirms Tianjin Airlines' E-Jet Order

Chinese Partnership To Buy 60 Boeing 737 MAX - Report

May 19, 2015

A Chinese consortium of Ruili Airlines, a privately-owned start-up budget carrier, and two leasing firms has signed a deal to buy 60 Boeing 737 MAX jets for CNY38 billion yuan (USD$6.13 billion), according to the official Xinhua News Agency.
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Chinese Partnership To Buy 60 Boeing 737 MAX - Report

Airbus A320neo Has First Flight With CFM Engines

May 19, 2015

Airbus said the A320neo had flown for the first time on Tuesday with LEAP-1A engines supplied by CFM International.
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Airbus A320neo Has First Flight With CFM Engines

Airbus Orders Checks On A400M Engine System

May 19, 2015

Airbus has ordered engine software checks on the A400M following the recent fatal crash of Europe's new troop and cargo carrier.
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Airbus Orders Checks On A400M Engine System

French Court Halts Airbus Insider Trading Trial

May 18, 2015

A French court has quashed an insider trading case against current and former executives and two previous shareholders in Airbus Group, ending a turbulent phase in the European aerospace company's history.
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French Court Halts Airbus Insider Trading Trial

China Set To Delay C919 First Flight

May 13, 2015

The first flight of China's Comac C919 airliner is behind schedule and delivery could be pushed back by up to two years, dealing a blow to its push to challenge Airbus and Boeing.
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China Set To Delay C919 First Flight

Airbus A400M Makes First Flight After Seville Crash

May 12, 2015

Airbus on Tuesday carried out its first test flight of an A400M military transporter since Saturday's fatal crash in Spain that led some European countries to ground the aircraft.
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Airbus A400M Makes First Flight After Seville Crash

PAI Eyes EUR€3.5 Billion Swissport Sale - Report

May 12, 2015

European private equity firm PAI is looking to launch a sale or stock market listing of cargo handler Swissport as soon as the end of this year, according to people familiar with the matter.
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PAI Eyes EUR€3.5 Billion Swissport Sale - Report

US Investigates 11 Threats To International Flights

May 26, 2015

US government agencies are investigating at least 11 threats against specific international commercial flights on Monday afternoon, apparently phoned in to police by the same person.
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US Investigates 11 Threats To International Flights

Iran Obtains 15 Civilian Aircraft

May 11, 2015

Iran has bought 15 second-hand civilian aircraft in the last three months, the transport minister said in published remarks, to add to a fleet hit by US sanctions that restrict trade of aircraft and parts.
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Iran Obtains 15 Civilian Aircraft
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