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  • Big in Japan: Tokyo’s Top 10 aircraft projects

    To mark the historic roll-out of Japan’s first new indigenous airliner in half a century, we look at the Mitsubishi MRJ and some of the nation’s other high-profile aerospace products – past and present. The listing is not intended to denote each project’s specific ranking, and intentionally counts only one aircraft developed prior to the Second World War.

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  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services

    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...

  • Bond finds more EC135s with fuel indicator fault

    Bond Air Services, the operator at the centre of the probe into the EC135T2 crash in Glasgow, says it has identified "a...

  • Fuel the focus of Bond EC135 grounding

    The UK National Police Air Service (NPAS) has mandated that all police-operated EC135s fly with more fuel on board and...

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  • US and Mexico agree to liberalise air services

    News | 25 Nov 2014 15:27 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    The USA and Mexico have agreed to lift restrictions from 2016 on the number of airlines that can serve each city pair between the two countries, as part of a new air service agreement.
  • ANALYSIS: SkyWest parks Brasilias in regional ‘evolution’

    News | 20 Nov 2014 15:36 | Edward Russell

    ​SkyWest Inc will make a move many have expected for some time - eliminate its last Embraer 120 Brasilia turboprops as the regional airline industry shifts towards larger jet aircraft.
  • Dispute over Emirates fourth Johannesburg frequency

    News | 17 Nov 2014 16:53 | Kerry Reals

    ​Urgent bilateral talks are taking place between South Africa and the UAE over a disputed fourth daily Dubai-Johannesburg frequency which the South African department of transport says was “unduly granted” to Emirates.
  • Fastjet eyes New Year funding boost and Tanzanian investors

    News | 14 Nov 2014 09:51 | Graham Dunn

    ​African low-cost carrier FastJet hopes to secure new funding to support expansion of its operations in Zambia and Uganda by early in the new year while also taking steps to secure new Tanzanian investment in FastJet Tanzania.
  • Solid first half profit for Emirates despite runway closure

    News | 12 Nov 2014 10:57 | Graham Dunn

    Middle East carrier Emirates posted virtually unchanged group first half net profits of Dhs2.2 billion ($600 million) on revenues 12% higher.
  • New Zealand, Philippines sign amended air services agreement

    News | 12 Nov 2014 02:22 | Firdaus Hashim

    New Zealand and the Philippines has signed an amended air services agreement.