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November 24, 2020, 5:54 PM

EASA Issues Proposed AD for 737 Max Return to Flight

EASA expects the Boeing 737 Max to be able to return to flight in Europe in mid-January.

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Nov 18, 2020 - 9:39 AM
Boeing has established a dedicated 24/7 operations center for rapid issue resolution and will install expanded onsite specialized teams in five regions.
Nov 18, 2020 - 9:09 AM
A new order signed by FAA Administrator Steve Dickson paves the way for the Max’s return to service by year-end.
Nov 17, 2020 - 5:39 PM
The House-passed Aircraft Certification Reform and Accountability Act is designed to address concerns raised in the aftermath of the Max crashes.
Nov 17, 2020 - 1:02 PM
The Boom, Collins Collaboration is designed to facilitate cleaner, quieter supersonic flight through inlet, nacelle, and exhaust system technologies.
Nov 17, 2020 - 11:24 AM
A newly released cargo forecast from Boeing projects more than a 60 percent growth in the freighter fleet by 2040.
Nov 17, 2020 - 9:18 AM
The AAPA is urging governments to fully adopt ICAO CART guidelines to spur demand beyond so-called green lanes for business travel.
Nov 16, 2020 - 9:23 AM
The combination of the two carriers will create one of the world’s 10 largest airlines.
OGMA
Nov 12, 2020 - 3:36 PM
A contract with Pratt & Whitney covering PW1100G maintenance calls for Portugal’s OGMA to invest €74 million.
Emirates Airline
Nov 12, 2020 - 9:47 AM
Dubai’s flag carrier lost $3.8 billion during the six months ending September 30.
Rolls-Royce Trent
Nov 12, 2020 - 7:11 AM
UK engine maker Rolls-Royce aims to show that its current engines can run safely on pure SAF.