The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating an
incident in which a Delta Air Lines Boeing 777 experienced an
uncommanded engine rollback in the cruise phase of an
NMB Election Results Show 'Overwhelming Support' for Union
The Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), welcomed an
announcement this week by the National Mediation Board (NMB) that
the pilots of Colgan Air, Inc., have selected the union as their
collective bargaining representative.
French planemaker ATR announced this week the start of ground
testing for its prototype '-600 series' aircraft, with tests of the
upgrade turboprop airliner's electrical systems and its New
Generation Avionics Suite, while integrating the first software
package provided by Thales.
Move Opens Up Market, Provides Incentives For Better
Britain's Competition Commission (CC) has spoken... and this
week, issued a provisional ruling that, if confirmed, would require
BAA to sell three of the seven airports it now operates -- Gatwick,
Stansted, and Edinburgh.
A bizarre lawsuit has been filed by a Japanese man against
United Airlines, charging that it's the airline's fault he beat and
injured his wife after getting off a flight from Osaka, Japan, to
When it comes to airline officials who hold significant
influence with Boeing and Airbus, Emirates president Tim Clark is
perhaps second only to Steven Udvar-Hazy...
and like the outspoken chairman of ILFC, Clark
is increasingly fed up with the bad news coming out of Seattle
regarding the troubled Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Analyst Believes Shipping Giant Will "Suffer A Lot"
You know things are bad when FedEx talks about drastic cutbacks
to its operation. Last week, the shipping conglomerate took a
hatchet to its own profit forecast, scaring investors off and
sending its stock price plummeting to depths not seen since