Commercial Aircraft Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. APNewsBreak: 72 passengers reach settlements in Asiana crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Connecticut Post

    File - In this July 6, 2013, aerial file photo, the wreckage of Asiana Flight 214 lies on the ground after it crashed at the San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, more than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline.

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  2. Indonesia AirAsia X finally wins approval to fly Melbourne-BaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Indonesia AirAsia X, a long-haul offshoot of the Malaysia airline group that goes by the same name, has finally gained clearance to begin flights between Melbourne and Bali's Denpasar later this month. The entry of the budget airline will heap more competition on Jetstar and Virgin Australia on routes to Bali, which has become a loss-maker for the latter.

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  3. 72 passengers reach settlements in Asiana Boeing 777 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIMA

    More than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline, attorneys for the passengers and airline said in a court filing Tuesday. The settlement with 72 passengers who filed personal injury claims also includes Boeing Co., which made the destroyed 777, and Air Cruisers Co., the New Jersey company that made its evacuation slides.

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  4. New York increases Cuba charter flightsRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Australian

    Charter companies are about to step up direct flights between New York and Havana as they seek to profit from a growing rapprochement between the United States and Cuba. Cuba Travel Services says that from March a Boeing 747-800 will fly each Tuesday to and from John F Kennedy International Airport and Havana, allowing travellers to end time-consuming stop-off journeys.

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  5. Asiana Airlines crash: Dozens of passengers reach settlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    More than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline, attorneys for the passengers and airline said in a court filing Tuesday. The settlement with 72 passengers who filed personal injury claims also includes Boeing Co., which made the destroyed 777, and Air Cruisers Co., the New Jersey company that made its evacuation slides.

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  6. Arlington aerospace supplier is expanding - in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Boeing has improved 787 production there, spurring AMT Senior Aerospace , an Arlington-based company, to open a 39,000-square-foot site in North Charleston, South Carolina, reports Puget Sound Business Journal's Steve Wilhelm . The new facility will focus on just-in-time deliveries for the 787 line there.

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  7. NAS cancels Scandinavia flights over pilot strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Low-cost airline Norwegian Air Shuttle said it had cancelled all flights in Scandinavia on Wednesday due to the escalation of a pilots' strike. Picture taken on May 2, 2014 shows a Boeing 737-33S operated by Norwegian Air Shuttle on the tarmac at the Oslo Airport Gardemoen OSLO: Low-cost airline Norwegian Air Shuttle said it had cancelled all flights in Scandinavia on Wednesday due to the escalation of a pilots' strike.

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  8. 72 Passengers Aboard Asiana Flight That Crashed At SFO Settle Lawsuits Against AirlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [] An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 is seen on the runway at San Francisco International Airport after crash landing on July 6, 2013. SAN FRANCISCO - More than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline.

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  9. Azerbaijan deal boosts Boeing 747 order bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    Boeing has booked a new firm order for its largest jet, the 747-8, boosting the flagging jumbo jet program. Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West finalized an order for three 747-8 freighters Tuesday.

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  10. Replica of B777 being built at SenaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    JOHOR BARU: A replica of a Boeing 777-200 aircraft is being built near the Senai International Airport in Kulaijaya as part of the attractions for the Johor Ruler's coronation. Kulaijaya Municipal Council preA sident Abdul Rahman Salleh said the construction of the aircraft, which started last year, would be completed before the coronation on March 23. "We are also planning to have a parking lot there for people to stop and take pictures with the aircraft," he said, expressing confidence that the aircraft would be a tourist attraction in the district.

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  11. AP Exclusive: Airlines reject rechargeable battery shipmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFBB

    Two major U.S airlines say they will no longer accept rechargeable battery shipments as new government tests confirm that explosions and violent fires are likely to occur when large numbers of batteries enclosed in cargo containers overheat. Tests conducted last month by the Federal Aviation Administration show that rechargeable batteries, also called lithium-ion batteries, consistently emit explosive gases when they overheat or short-circuit, The Associated Press has learned.

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  12. First Chinese C919 jet nears completion, aspires to take on Boeing 737, Airbus A320Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    China's direct challenge to Boeing's most popular aircraft is now taking shape in a Shanghai suburb, with first flight possible late this year. The C919, built by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, better known as Comac , is China's most ambitious effort yet to break into the Western-dominated global aircraft market.

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  13. Virgin America Wants to Start Flying to Honolulu This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Skift

    It appears as though Virgin America might beat Southwest in being the first of the two to fly to sunny Honolulu as both airlines look to expand beyond the lower 48. Southwest already has 10 international routes to seven countries but doesn't yet fly to Hawaii. Virgin America CEO David Cush said the airline will have the capability to start flying from Los Angeles to Honolulu later this year, although it has yet to make a decision about the route.

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  14. Malaysia Airlines MH17: Bereaved relatives view aircraft wreckage at Dutch airbaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    RAW VISION: relatives of those killed in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 visit the wreckage at a Dutch airbase. Gilze-Rijen Airbase, Netherlands : The first of around 500 relatives of those killed in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine have visited the wreckage at a Dutch airbase.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Australia's Macquarie to buy planes from lessor AWAS for $4 blnRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Australia's Macquarie Group Ltd will buy 90 aircraft from Dublin-based lessor AWAS Aviation Capital Ltd for $4 billion, building its presence in the Asian plane leasing sector and boosting an income stream that is more predictable than those from financial markets. The country's top investment bank said on Wednesday that the new planes, mostly Airbus A320-200s and Boeing 737-800s leased to 40 different airlines, will nearly double its existing portfolio to 220 aircraft.

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  16. Airlines reject rechargeable battery shipmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    Two major U.S airlines say they no longer will accept rechargeable battery shipments as new government tests confirm that explosions and violent fires are likely to occur when large numbers of batteries enclosed in cargo containers overheat. Tests conducted last month by the Federal Aviation Administration show that rechargeable batteries, also called lithium-ion batteries, consistently emit explosive gases when they overheat or short-circuit, the Associated Press has learned.

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  17. 'Can I meet my girlfriend?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NEWS.com.au

    ARMED police have taken Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from jail en route to their execution. This is what happens now.

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  18. Bali Nine duo on way to execution islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Northern Territory News

    Bali Nine ring leaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran are believed to be inside this armoured van, transporting them to Denpasar Airport where they will later be flown to an island for execution. THE plane transporting the condemned Bali Nine ringleaders to the region where they will be killed has taken off from Bali, escorted by two fighter jets.

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  19. New $1.1 billion order breathes life into waning Boeing 747 programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    The order also breathes a little life into the waning 747 program, one which Boeing is in the process of scaling back. The Boeing Co.

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  20. Big Washington state Boeing supplier opens South Carolina facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    AMT Senior Aerospace will occupy about 39,000 square feet of this North Charleston facility, 11 miles north of the North Charleston Boeing plant. One of Washington state's top-tier aerospace suppliers has opened an operation in South Carolina, reflecting the growing stability of 787 Dreamliner production in the state.

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