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If You Can Afford a Plane Ticket, Thank Deregulation

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Flying was a luxury because it was expensive, and it was expensive largely because of detailed federal economic regulations governing how air carriers could operate and, importantly, what they could charge. (reason.com) More...

FAA paves the way for supersonic passenger planes

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Washington - The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants to regulate the noise emission of supersonic passenger aircraft, thereby promoting the market launch of new generation passenger planes. (airlinerwatch.com) More...

Alaska Airlines' First Flight Piloted by Two African-American Women

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Alaska Airlines added to its own history with their first-ever flight commanded by two African-American women pilots. Captain Tara Write and First Officer Mallory Cave operated the carrier's historic flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Portland (PDX). (www.foxnews.com) More...

Bombardier donates C Series aircraft

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Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced that it will donate a CS100 aircraft to the École Nationale d’Aérotechnique (ÉNA), a school affiliated with Édouard-Montpetit CEGEP, to be used for the purpose of education and training. (www.skiesmag.com) More...

Folding wings of the 777X take shape (video)

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Washington - Boeing released a video featuring the foldable wings of future 777X in its Everett factory, a first in civil aviation. The maiden flight of the aircraft is scheduled for next year. (airlinerwatch.com) More...

Airbus Closing the CSeries Acquisition Deal!

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Factory sings are being removed at the moment. Sings replaced inside the mirabel airport bombardier cseries factory. This is the end of Bombardier at the mirabel factory. The crj is planning to be moved out too airbus wants all the space. More on the article (www.fliegerfaust.com) More...

Air Canada: No plans to exercise 787 options

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Air Canada does not plan to exercise options on Boeing 787s, CFO Michael Rousseau said at a recent industry event. He cited market conditions for the decision. (canadianaviationnews.wordpress.com) More...

New CCTV footage shows the moment before ground impact of Boeing B737-200 Cubana flight #CU972

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A security camera captured the moment before ground impact of the Global Air B737-200 (XA-UHZ) operating as Cubana flight #CU972 on May 18, 2018. The aircraft plummeting out of control before it crashed near Havana Airport leaving 111 dead. (www.airlive.net) More...

US government adds Iranian carriers, aircraft to sanctions

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The US government has added Airbus A340 VIP operator Dena Airways to a list of sanctioned Iranian carriers and targeted 31 aircraft used by four other Iranian airlines for new sanctions. (www.flightglobal.com) More...

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