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UK bids to sell 40% of Eurostar rail link

Britain’s government officially launched yesterday an attempt to sell its 40 percent stake in Eurostar, the high-speed rail service connecting London with Paris and Brussels....

October 14, 2014, Tuesday

Airbus to establish A330 delivery center in China

AIRBUS has confirmed the intention of setting up an A330 Completion and Delivery Center in China's northern city of Tianjin. This latest move was aimed at supporting the fast growth of air traffic in ...

October 12, 2014, Sunday

China gets air ambulance

Chinese medical staff pose in front of a twin-engine EC135 Airbus helicopter in a hangar after a handover ceremony in Donauwoerth, Germany, yesterday. The helicopter will be China’s first fully-equipped air ambulance....

October 10, 2014, Friday

Airbus and Boeing differ over black boxes that eject

The world’s two largest commercial aircraft manufacturers are at odds over equipping airliners with black boxes that eject in the event of a crash, making them easier to find....

October 9, 2014, Thursday

China Eastern’s 1st B777-300 ER

A China Eastern Airlines stewardess stands inside the company’s first Boeing 777-300ER yesterday. The new airplane equipped with the world’s most powerful GE90-115B jet engine and with a maximum range of 14,680 kilometers is the first of 20 B777-300ERs China Eastern has on order. The airline has configured its new B777-300ER into three distinct cabins — six first-class suites, 52 business-class seats in a 1-2-1 configuration and 258 economy seats in a 3-4-3 configuration. The aircraft’s debut flight between Shanghai and Beijing is scheduled on Tuesday....

September 27, 2014, Saturday

Asian airlines raise fuel hedge sizes

Airlines in Asia are stepping up jet fuel hedge volumes after oil prices fell below US$100 a barrel this month, with some locking in fuel purchases as far out as 2016,...

September 26, 2014, Friday

Battery overheated as test not adequate

Japan’s transport authority said yesterday that a lack of appropriate testing may have contributed to a lithium-ion battery overheating on board a Boeing 787 Dreamliner owned by ANA Holdings,...

September 26, 2014, Friday

Airbus A320neo completes first flight

Airbus yesterday sent its new A320neo — an updated, more fuel-efficient version of its hugely popular medium-...

September 26, 2014, Friday

Airbus to simplify via units sale

Airbus Group has unveiled plans to sell half a dozen businesses with combined annual revenues of 2 billion euros (US$2.6 billion), simplifying its defense and space division to focus on warplanes,...

September 17, 2014, Wednesday

Boeing sees over 6,020 jets in China in next 20 years

Boeing said yesterday that it expects China to need more than 6,020 aircraft in the next 20 years, an 8 percent rise over last year’s two-decade estimate,...

September 5, 2014, Friday


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