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  • American takes delivery of first owned CRJ900


    ​American Airlines Group subsidiary PSA Airlines took delivery of its first Bombardier CRJ900 at Montreal Mirabel International airport on 5 June.


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  • ATSB investigates Virgin Australia ATR 72 landing incident


    ​The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is investigating an incident in which a Virgin Australia ATR 72-500...




  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch - orders May 2013


    Review of commercial aircraft orders in May 2013


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  • DBJ not yet ready to finance MRJ

    News | 01 Oct 2014 07:43 | Ellis Taylor

    Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) is looking for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) to attract more customers before it commits to financing the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DBJ-not-yet-ready-to-finance-MRJ-404321/
  • ANALYSIS: United focuses on network efficiency in 2015

    News | 21 Sep 2014 08:00 | Edward Russell

    ​Efficiency is a buzzword in the network planning department on the ninth floor of United Airlines’ Willis Tower headquarters in Chicago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-United-focuses-on-network-efficiency-in-2015-403932/
  • 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/
  • SkyWest seeks Houston-Monterrey authority with United

    News | 12 Sep 2014 15:20 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based regional carrier SkyWest Airlines is seeking authority to operate flights between Houston Intercontinental and Monterrey International airports from March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-seeks-Houston-Monterrey-authority-with-United-403656/
  • Spirit seeks three Mexico authorities from Houston

    News | 09 Sep 2014 15:39 | Edward Russell

    ​Spirit Airlines is seeking authority for three new routes to Mexico from Houston Intercontinental airport, as it continues to expand at major airports around the USA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spirit-seeks-three-Mexico-authorities-from-Houston-403507/
  • Mitsubishi-led committee to explore new regional airline

    News | 05 Sep 2014 09:23 | Firdaus Hashim

    Updated to clarify exact nature of MRJ's involvement in prospective airline venture.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mitsubishi-led-committee-to-explore-new-regional-airline-403374/