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  • Republic to take 50 E-175s as Q400s head for Flybe


    ​UK regional carrier Flybe is cancelling orders for 20 Embraer 175s in favour of a lease agreement to take 24 Bombardier Q400s from US operator Republic Airways, which is to purchase 50 E-175s to operate for United Airlines.


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  • Slovakia creeps closer to Gripen agreement


    ​The Czech Republic, Slovakia and Sweden have signed a letter of intent agreeing to cooperate on using the Saab JAS-39...


  • Iranian and Chinese UAVs used in regional military drills


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  • American sees flat fleet count in 2015

    News | 17 Sep 2014 20:09 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines anticipates a flat fleet count in 2015, with capacity growth only coming for the addition of larger aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-sees-flat-fleet-count-in-2015-403827/
  • ANALYSIS: United E175 deal pushes large RJs to regional majority

    News | 17 Sep 2014 17:39 | Edward Russell

    ​Large regional jets could make up more than half of the regional fleet at United Airlines by 2017, following a new deal to add 50 Embraer 175s with Republic Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-United-E175-deal-pushes-large-RJs-to-regional-majority-403820/
  • AAR wins additional landing-gear MRO from Air Nostrum

    News | 17 Sep 2014 16:38 | Michael Gubisch

    Air Nostrum has extended its landing-gear MRO partnership with US maintenance provider AAR to cover Bombardier CRJ900 regional jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AAR-wins-additional-landing-gear-MRO-from-Air-Nostrum-403811/
  • American eyes adding regional jets at Piedmont

    News | 17 Sep 2014 15:12 | Edward Russell

    American Airlines plans to renew the fleet of its Piedmont Airlines subsidiary with regional jets, following the ratification of a new contract with pilots at the regional carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-eyes-adding-regional-jets-at-Piedmont-403812/
  • Intrepid buys another A330 from GECAS

    News | 17 Sep 2014 14:57 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Intrepid Aviation has acquired a second Airbus A330-300 with a lease attached to Taiwanese carrier China Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Intrepid-buys-another-A330-from-GECAS-403808/
  • ANALYSIS: Leisure carriers look to adapt to new markets

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:39 | Oliver Clark

    In August, Monarch's chief executive Andrew Swaffield revealed that after 56 years operating as a leisure carrier, it plans to cease charter operations for good in 2015 and focus entirely on scheduled low-cost operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leisure-carriers-look-to-adapt-to-new-markets-403232/