Commercial Aircraft Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Bruce Dickinson to fly Iron Maiden around the world in new Boeing 747-400Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The London Free Press

    Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson will make the most of his piloting skills when the group tours the world in 2016 - he'll be flying the plane that gets them from gig to gig. The band will hit all five continents for 35-date The Book Of Souls trek, and Dickinson will play singer and flight commander at the controls of the group's brand new 'Ed Force One', a Boeing 747-400.

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  2. Airbus to delay delivery of first A380 to Russia's TransaeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    European planemaker Airbus is delaying the delivery of Russian carrier Transaero Airline's first A380 superjumbo, an Airbus spokeswoman said on Wednesday, as the recession-hit Russian economy dents travel demand in the region. An Airbus A380, the world's largest jetliner paticipates in flying display during the 51st Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris, June 16, 2015.

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  3. Vietnam Airlines drops plan to buy superjumbo jets Airbus A380Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Thanh Nein News

    National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has announced that it will no longer consider adding Airbus A380, the world's largest commercial aircraft, to its fleet as part of an expansion plan for the next five years. Between 2015 and 2019, Vietnam Airlines will take delivery of eight Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and 10 Airbus A350 XWBs.

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  4. Bruce Dickinson to pilot Boeing 747 for Iron Maiden tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | National Ledger

    Bruce Dickinson will pilot a Boeing 747 over six continents for Iron Maiden's 2016 tour. The rockers have announced they will travel over 55,000 miles across the globe for their 'The Book of Souls World Tour' which has promised to hit over 30 countries including the band's first visits to China and El Salvador.

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  5. Daryl Taylor Joins Airbus Americas U.S. Manufacturing Facility in MobileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Airport Business

    Daryl Taylor joined the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility leadership team in August 2015, and will assume the role of Vice President and General Manager after completing the corresponding transition plan. Airbus today announced Daryl Taylor has joined its leadership team at the Airbus U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama.

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  6. Airbus Delays A380 Delivery to Transaero, Citing Russian EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bloomberg

    An Airbus SAS A380 super jumbo performs a flying display on day two of the 51st International Paris Air Show in Paris, France, on June 16, 2015. Airbus Group SE has postponed the delivery of its A380 superjumbo to Transaero Airlines in order to help the No.

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  7. Alcoa At 52-Week Low: Time To Take A LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seeking Alpha

    Alcoa has dropped sharply this year due to weak aluminum prices and trades at its 52-week low, but this an opportunity for the long run. Alcoa investors should not fear China's increasing aluminum production as increasing urbanization in the country will lead to a rapid increase in consumption in the next decade, thereby supporting prices.

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  8. Airbus A319 celebrates 20th anniversary of first flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | IcNorthWales

    There are now 1,450 of the aircraft in operation across the world, the wings for which are made at Broughton in North Wales The aircraft, which took its maiden flight on August 25, 1995, is one of the most popular planes used by budget airlines and there are currently 1,450 in operation across the world. The A319 is part of Airbus' best-selling A320 family of aircraft and it has a shorter fuselage than the A320 and A321, but is longer than the A318.

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  9. Arab League delays meeting on joint military force formationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The Arab League has postponed a meeting of member state defense ministers who were scheduled to ratify a protocol for a new joint military force to intervene in troubled areas in the region, the organization said in a statement Wednesday, Aug 26, according to the Associated Press. Arab League countries will decide later on a new date for the meeting, which had been scheduled for Thursday, the statement said.

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  10. Two American journalists shot dead during live TV reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Two journalists have been shot dead during a live TV report in the U.S. state of Virginia, their employer confirmed, according to BBC News. WDBJ7 TV reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were killed during an interview in Moneta, Bedford County, the TV station said.

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  11. San Jose lands 1st-ever nonstop route to London with new British Airways routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    The California city of San Jose is set to receive its first-ever regularly scheduled commercial passenger flight to the United Kingdom. That will come courtesy of British Airways, which announced Wednesday San Jose lands 1st-ever nonstop route to London with new British Airways route The California city of San Jose is set to receive its first-ever regularly scheduled commercial passenger flight to the United Kingdom.

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    Tuesday Aug 25 | The St. Petersburg Times

    On Tuesday UAC signed a deal to supply 32 Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft for the Russian State Transport Leasing Company. Russian civil aviation companies face a disappointing week at the country's largest air show that opened on Tuesday as economic crisis and Western sanctions take a heavy toll on order books and scare away many foreign firms.

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  13. Russia's Biggest Air Show Hurt by Economic Crisis, SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The St. Petersburg Times

    On Tuesday UAC signed a deal to supply 32 Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft for the Russian State Transport Leasing Company. Russian civil aviation companies face a disappointing week at the country's largest air show that opened on Tuesday as economic crisis and Western sanctions take a heavy toll on order books and scare away many foreign firms.

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  14. Fastjet signs LOI for its sixth Airbus A319Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Air Transport World

    Fastjet has signed a letter of intent to buy another Airbus A319, which will be used to launch fastjet Zambia . "The aircraft is expected to be ready for operations by the end of September 2015, and is planned as the first aircraft for the fastjet Zambia fleet," fastjet said in a statement.

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  15. Study at the home of Rolls - RoyceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Asian Correspondent

    Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and UK Prime Minister David Cameron oversaw the signing of a TotalCare long-term engine support for 14 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft. Mr Cameron, who is visiting Vietnam as part of a trade mission to South East Asia, said: "Rolls-Royce is the pinnacle of UK manufacturing excellence.

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  16. Bombardier says Chinese woes slowing sales efforts but long-term prospects brightRead the original story

    Wednesday | Canadian Business Magazine

    Fears of a Chinese economic slowdown that shocked markets and rattled investors is also hampering Bombardier's efforts to firm up sales of its new CSeries aircraft, according to the Montreal aircraft manufacturer. Bombardier said it remains in discussions with potential buyers, especially customers with conditional orders for the plane set to enter into service next year.

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  17. MH370 searchers to use new sonar technology in hunt for missing planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    The Australian head of the team hunting for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 says negotiations are underway to add a fourth ship carrying new sonar equipment when the search starts up again in October. The deep-sea hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner will likely include cutting-edge sonar equipment when it ramps up again in October after the stormy southern hemisphere winter has passed, the Australian head of the search team said Wednesday.

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  18. Fastjet acquires first plane, as fleet expansion continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Live Charts

    Budget Airline fastjet has reached a deal to buy its first plane, after agreeing to purchase an Airbus A319 aircraft. The Africa-focused carrier has so far been leasing aircrafts, but it announced on Wednesday that its newly-acquired aircraft was expected to be operational by the end of next month and the group indicated it will be part of its Zambia fleet.

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  19. Recent Investment Analysts' Ratings Updates for Copa Holdings,Read the original story

    Wednesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock. 8/17/2015 - Copa Holdings, was downgraded by analysts at Cowen and Company from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating.

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  20. Russia, NATO must agree common rules to avoid risk of war: ex-ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Russia and NATO must agree common rules to handle unexpected military encounters to reduce the risk of inadvertently triggering a war between Moscow and the West, a group of former foreign and defense ministers said on Wednesday, Aug 26, according to Reuters. With both Russia and NATO intensifying military exercises because of the crisis in Ukraine, incidents such as mid-air face-offs between rival military jets are on the increase.

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