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Is there still a chance that Puget Sound-area machinists could reach agreement with Boeing to handle much of the work on the company's new 777X jet? Hours after it appeared that negotiations between the company... Boeing and Puget Sound-area machinists can't even agree on how their latest contract talks came to an end.
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4 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News
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American Airlines, fresh out of bankruptcy and newly merged with US Airways, said Thursday that it will buy 90 new regional jets from Brazil's Embraer S.A. and Canada's Bombardier Inc. and use them to replace smaller, less fuel-efficient planes.
New details about the crash of an Asiana Airlines jet have renewed questions about whether a culture of strict deference to more-senior pilots can compromise air safety.
Embraer says in a Thursday statement that the contract signed by American Airlines includes options for an additional 90 aircraft Embraer is the world's third-largest commercial aircraft manufacturer behind Boeing and Airbus, and it's the global leader in regional jets.
In this artist's concept provided by The Boeing Co. pictures the 777-9X, which would be the largest of the aerospace company's new family of 777X jetliners.
Boeing's new 737 MAX aircraft are designed to deliver a 14-per-cent improvement in fuel consumption over narrow-body aircraft now in use.
Police and school officials say American University's campus in the nation's capital is on lockdown after police received calls about a man with a gun.
The agreement, which includes commitments, options and rights to the planes, will replace Air Canada's existing mainline fleet of Airbus narrow-body aircraft, the carrier said.
Poland's debt-ridden LOT airline said Wednesday it has improved its finances through cost cuts and a reorganization of its business.
The Supreme Court is considering whether to give a new sentencing hearing to a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Kentucky.
The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was stressed out and "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic warning systems were out of service due to construction, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
The first officer aboard Asiana Flight 214 told investigators that he called out the plane's excessive sink rate -- its rate of descent -- "more than four times" in the two minutes before the plane crashed, according to information released by the National Transportation Safety Board on Wednesday as it began a marathon 11-hour hearing into the July ... (more)
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Mann Link Travel in Ramsey and Richmond Travel in Douglas have signed an exclusive deal with the Italian tour operator, Charme and Adventure, to operate a direct flight between Milan and Ronaldsway.
President Barack Obama's expected 10-minute speech at Nelson Mandela's memorial will cost taxpayers at least $500,000 per minute.