Aviation News Releases | Aviation Magazine | Civil, Defense, Space & Tourism: “NASA Announces New STS-134 Prelaunch Events, Countdown Details” plus 23 more

Aviation News Releases | Aviation Magazine | Civil, Defense, Space & Tourism: “NASA Announces New STS-134 Prelaunch Events, Countdown Details” plus 23 more

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NASA Announces New STS-134 Prelaunch Events, Countdown Details

Posted: 11 May 2011 09:18 AM PDT

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — News conferences, events and operating hours for the news center at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, Fla., are set for the final scheduled launch of space shuttle Endeavour….

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Boeing Delivers UAE Air Force and Air Defence’s 1st C-17

Posted: 11 May 2011 09:18 AM PDT

LONG BEACH, Calif., May 2011 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] yesterday delivered the first of six C-17 Globemaster III airlifters to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force and Air Defence during a ceremony…

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Trip adds 1st Embraer 190 jet to its fleet

Posted: 11 May 2011 09:13 AM PDT

By the end of the year, the airline will double the number of E-Jets in operation . ​São José dos Campos, May 2011 – Embraer commemorated the delivery of the first EMBRAER 190 jet to TRIP…

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NASA News: NASA Dawn Spacecraft Captures First Image Of Nearing Asteroid

Posted: 11 May 2011 09:09 AM PDT

WASHINGTON — NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has obtained its first image of the giant asteroid Vesta, which will help fine-tune navigation during its approach. Dawn expects to achieve orbit around Vesta on…

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Boeing Business Jets Delivers BBJ 737-700 IGW to Beijing Airlines

Posted: 11 May 2011 09:04 AM PDT

SEATTLE, May 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) Business Jets (BBJ) yesterday announced the delivery of a BBJ 737-700 IGW (Increased Gross Weight) to Beijing Airlines, a business jet subsidiary…

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Embraer highlights its executive jets portfolio at EBACE 2011

Posted: 11 May 2011 09:02 AM PDT

The Company will show the Phenom family, alongside the Legacy 650, the new mock-up of the Legacy 500, and the Lineage 1000 . São José dos Campos, May 2011 – Embraer will participate in the…

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Boeing, Havelsan to Jointly Market VSOC Sentinel

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:55 AM PDT

ISTANBUL, May 2011 — The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] and Havelsan, a Turkish software and systems development company, yesterday signed a memorandum of agreement to jointly market Boeing’s Visual …

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Bombardier and FlightPath International Establish Agreement for Technical Training

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:52 AM PDT

Bombardier today announced that it has entered into an agreement with training services provider FlightPath International (FPI) of Toronto for FPI to provide entitlement and recurrent technical…

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Australia Cuts Defense As US Imports Cheapen

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:22 AM PDT

By Bradley Perrett . BEIJING — The fall of the U.S. dollar is helping Australia to lop A$4.3 billion ($4 billion) from its defense spending over the next…

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European Airlines Scrambling To Cut Costs

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:20 AM PDT

By Jens Flottau, Robert Wall . Frankfurt, London . Three years of belt-tightening to ride out a global economic downturn should have put European airlines in…

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ISR’s Big Win Could Shield It From Cuts

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:18 AM PDT

By Jen DiMascio . Washington . As lawmakers consider how to shore up the nation’s defenses while balancing the books, the nation’s massive investments in …

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DOT Approves ATI For Delta And Virgin Australia

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:16 AM PDT

By Andrew Compart . The U.S. Transportation Department (DOT) reversed course May 10 and tentatively approved antitrust immunity for Delta Air Lines and…

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Textron CEO Takes Over-Temporarily-At Cessna

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:13 AM PDT

By Kerry Lynch . Textron Chairman and CEO Scott Donnelly spent last week in Wichita as he took on his new role as the temporary chief of Cessna Aircraft and…

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First Sbirs Orbit-Raising Burn Completed

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:11 AM PDT

By Amy Butler . The first Space Based Infrared System (Sbirs) missile warning satellite has executed the first of six liquid apogee engine …

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Endeavour Repairs Complete

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:09 AM PDT

By Irene Klotz . KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — Kennedy Space Center workers have installed and retested a new Loads Control Assembly-2 (LCA-2)…

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Singapore Tech Q1 Net Profit Up 20 Pct

Posted: 11 May 2011 08:05 AM PDT

Singapore Technologies Engineering, the world’s largest aircraft maintenance firm, said on Wednesday its first quarter net profit rose 20 percent from a year ago, helped by higher profits at its…

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Air China Chairman Predicts Poorer 2011

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:59 AM PDT

Air China, the country’s flag carrier, expects its full-year net profit will fall below the 2010 level, its chairman said on Wednesday …

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Gol Q1 Profits Up 33 Percent

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:57 AM PDT

First quarter profits for Brazil’s number two airline Gol rose 33 percent from a year ago, despite incurring a one-off charge from revamping its accounting system … Photo: Luis…

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BAA April Traffic Up A Third

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:54 AM PDT

Passenger traffic at BAA airports rose almost a third last month compared to April 2010, which was hit by disruption caused by the volcanic ash cloud …

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China Says EU CO2 Cap Should Protect Poor Countries

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:50 AM PDT

Plans by the European Union to impose a blanket carbon emissions cap on global airlines should be adjusted to reflect the differences between rich and poor countries, the head of China’s aviation…

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LAN To Buy 5 Boeing 767s For USD$870 Mln

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:45 AM PDT

Chile’s dominant airline LAN said on Tuesday it had reached a deal to buy five Boeing 767 aircraft for USD$870 million, and has the option to buy four more …

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Emirates Growth Set To Anger European Airlines

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:43 AM PDT

Emirates plans to fly to more places and order more planes, ignoring claims of unfair competition from rivals, the airline’s chairman said on Tuesday …

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ICA May Sell Stake In Airport Group – Report

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:41 AM PDT

Mexican construction company ICA may sell its stake in airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte to investment fund Advent, a columnist with El Universal daily said on Tuesday…

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Number Of Late ILFC Customers Doubled In Q1

Posted: 11 May 2011 07:39 AM PDT

The number of late-paying customers at plane leasing company ILFC more than doubled in the first quarter, the company said on Tuesday, a sign that the aviation industry remains on shaky economic…

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