PARIS: The United States has begun unblocking deals by Western planemakers to renew Iran’s ageing passenger fleet in a move likely to ease growing complaints from Tehran over the implementation of last year’s historic sanctions deal.
NEW YORK: Boeing, creator of some of the world’s most iconic aircraft of the 20th century, commemorates its centennial Friday facing multiple challenges to remain at the forefront of global aerospace innovation.
MOSCOW: Russia unveiled its first MC-21 medium-haul passenger plane on Wednesday as it aims to revive its beleaguered civil aviation industry and challenge giants Airbus and Boeing.
BERLIN: Dwarfed by huge jets all around, the mini-plane Thor was nonetheless an eye-catcher at the Berlin air show this week — the small Airbus marvel is the world’s first 3D-printed aircraft.
BERLIN: Aviation giant Airbus’ boss Tom Enders went for a spin Friday on the group’s latest innovation — a 3-D printed motorcycle, which the company touts as the world’s first.
Airbus Group (AIR.PA) reversed part of its plans to cut production of a key aircraft model due to a rebound in demand, a move likely to generate extra cash as it posted 2015 profits in line with expectations on Wednesday.
SEVILLE: An Airbus A400M military transport plane crashed outside Seville on Saturday, killing four test crew and prompting Britain and Germany to ground Europe’s new troop and cargo carrier.
SEVILLE: An Airbus (AIR.PA) A400M military transport plane crashed in a field in Seville on Saturday, killing four of the six on board, a government official said, in the first accident involving Europe’s newest troop and heavy cargo carrier.
PARIS: Europe’s Airbus pledged on Friday to boost sales of its A380 superjumbo, as the world’s largest passenger jet prepares to celebrate a bitter-sweet 10-year anniversary in the skies having booked no new airline orders since 2013.
MARSEILLE: A German airliner crashed near a ski resort in the French Alps on Tuesday with all 148 people on board feared dead, officials said.