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Rising Production, Cash Take Boosts Boeing

April 23, 2014

Rising aircraft production helped Boeing generate substantial cash in the latest quarter, with the rewards used to buy back shares and pay dividends.
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Rising Production, Cash Take Boosts Boeing

Rolls-Royce Wins USD$400 Mln Azul Contract

April 23, 2014

Rolls-Royce has won a USD$400 million contract with Azul Brazilian Airlines to service Rolls-Royce engines, which it said will be used to power the Brazilian company's aircraft.
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Rolls-Royce Wins USD$400 Mln Azul Contract

Safran First Quarter Revenue Rises 3.3 Percent

April 23, 2014

Safran posted a 3.3 percent rise in first-quarter revenue and confirmed its outlook for 2014 despite industry concerns over the strength of the euro, but its shares dropped amid worries over the key services market.
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Safran First Quarter Revenue Rises 3.3 Percent

Zodiac H1 Profit Rises, Sees Further Growth

April 23, 2014

Zodiac Aerospace posted higher underlying profit and revenue in its fiscal first half and said it would continue looking for acquisitions as the aerospace industry gears up for record production to meet growth in passenger traffic.
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US Plane In Tehran 'Broke No Rules' - Company

April 21, 2014

A US-flagged plane which landed at an airport in the Iranian capital Tehran last week was carrying business executives from Ghana and did not flout international laws, according to the mining firm which leased it.
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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
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