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January 18, 2022, 8:45 AM

Airbus To Lead Creation of Aircraft Lifecycle Center in China

A new facility in Chengdu, China, to dismantle and recycle aircraft will open by the end of 2023.

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Wisk Aero Cora
Jan 24, 2022 - 11:55 AM
Boeing is investing a further $450 million in its Wisk Aero eVTOL joint venture, signaling its intention to hold a significant stake in the AAM sector.
Jan 21, 2022 - 9:19 AM
As Airbus and Qatar Airways prepare to go to court in April over their A350 dispute, the OEM cancels the airline’s order for A321s.
Jan 20, 2022 - 2:56 PM
Pakistan International Airlines expects to resume service to Europe in March.
Jan 20, 2022 - 11:41 AM
Following the FAA’s addition of three altimeter models cleared for use near 5G antennas, Emirates restores all its 777 schedules to the U.S.
Jan 19, 2022 - 3:08 PM
New approvals from the FAA allow for 62 percent of the U.S. commercial fleet to perform low-visibility landings at airports near 5G towers.
777
Jan 19, 2022 - 1:55 PM
Several international airlines have curtailed service into and out of the U.S. due to 5G safety concerns.
Jan 18, 2022 - 4:09 PM
As international carriers cancel U.S.-bound flights out of safety concerns, Biden pledges "permanent" solution.
Jan 18, 2022 - 9:59 AM
An Airlines for America letter to the FAA, FCC, and the White House warns of catastrophic consequences of 5G implementation on January 19.
Jan 18, 2022 - 8:45 AM
A new facility in Chengdu, China, to dismantle and recycle aircraft will open by the end of 2023.
EAG hydrogen airliner
Jan 17, 2022 - 11:32 AM
The UK's Electric Aircraft Group says its hydrogen-powered airliner will be able to carry 90 passengers on sectors of up to around 1,200 nm from 2030.