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Airbus, Bombardier Agree CSeries Deal

October 16, 2017

Airbus, Bombardier Agree CSeries Deal

Airbus has agreed to buy a controlling stake in the Bombardier CSeries airliner, and plans to assemble some of the aircraft in the US.


Lufthansa, easyJet Submit Bids for Alitalia

October 16, 2017

Lufthansa, easyJet Submit Bids for Alitalia

Alitalia has received bids from seven parties interested in acquiring all or parts of the failing Italian airline.


Middle East Carriers Forecast To Double Fleet

October 16, 2017

Middle East Carriers Forecast To Double Fleet

Middle East carriers will double their total fleet size to 3,320 aircraft over the next two decades, Airbus said in its Global Market Forecast.


Italy Extends Alitalia Loan To USD$1 Billion

October 13, 2017

Italy Extends Alitalia Loan To USD$1 Billion

Italy will lend Alitalia another EUR€300 million (USD$355 million) as it continues its search for a buyer for the heavily loss-making airline.


FAA Orders A380 Engine Inspections

October 13, 2017

FAA Orders A380 Engine Inspections

The US FAA has ordered a visual inspection of Engine Alliance GP7200 engines, the type that failed on an Air France Airbus A380 last month.