World | Thomas Fuller, Keith Bradsher and Matthew L. Wald, The New York Times | Tuesday March 11, 2014
The mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 deepenedon Monday when a sweeping search failed to find any sign of the jetliner near its last known location, leaving experts to puzzle over how a Boeing 777 with 239 people aboard could have vanished wi...
World | Associated Press | Saturday March 8, 2014
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early on Saturday morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt. A look at some of the world's deadliest air disasters
Saturday March 8, 2014
The cracks have not been found on planes that are in use by airlines and therefore posed no safety risk, Boeing said, adding the problem also will not alter Boeing's plans to deliver 110 787s this year.
India | Associated Press | Saturday March 8, 2014
An Indigo plane from Delhi with 182 people on board today caught fire after it landed at Kathmandu airport but no one was hurt.
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 4, 2014
The world's largest plane makers are soaring these days, fueled by historic demand for new jets that has cranked up their factories to record speeds.
World | Reuters | Monday March 3, 2014
The world's largest plane makers are soaring these days, fuelled by historic demand for new jets that has cranked up their factories to record speeds.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 2, 2014
Wifi in aircraft, hobbled in the past by slow speeds, could soon take off as new technology enables passengers to surf the web as if they were in a coffee shop, internet executives say.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 27, 2014
Rolls-Royce on Wednesday unveiled designs for its next generation of fuel-efficient plane engines, aimed at powering civilian aircraft of the future.
Monday February 10, 2014
Boeing estimated airlines in the Asia Pacific region would need an additional 12,820 jets valued at $1.9 trillion over the next 20 years. It said the fleet would rise to 14,750 in 2032, from 5,090 in 2012.
India | Reuters | Thursday February 6, 2014
India's military has postponed until the next financial year a plan to buy 126 fighter planes from France's Dassault Aviation, the defence minister said on Thursday.
Thursday January 30, 2014
On Monday, India lifted a ban on landing the aircraft in the country, enabling carriers such as Singapore Airlines, Lufthansa and Emirates airline to fly the jets into the world's second-most populous nation.
Tuesday January 28, 2014
India lifted a landing ban on Airbus A380s on Monday, enabling carriers such as Singapore Airlines and Emirates to fly their superjumbos into the world's second-most populous nation.
India | Reuters | Monday January 27, 2014
India will allow Airbus A380 planes to land at the country's four main airports, the civil aviation ministry said on Monday, lifting restrictions on the superjumbos flying into the country.
Monday January 27, 2014
The four airports equipped to handle the A380s are in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad, the ministry said.
Thursday February 6, 2014
Singapore-based BOC Aviation looks poised to supply aircraft to India's latest airline as new players jostle to capture growth in Asia's third-biggest economy, two industry sources said.
India | Reuters | Tuesday January 14, 2014
India could ease restrictions that prevent some of its domestic airlines from flying on international services within a month, potentially benefiting start-ups set up by Singapore Airlines and Malaysia's AirAsia that aim to begin operations in 2014.
World | Associated Press | Thursday January 9, 2014
American Airlines are on the largest jet-buying spree in the history of aviation, ordering more than 8,200 new planes with manufacturers Airbus SAS and The Boeing Company.
Thursday January 9, 2014
The full-service carrier will get up to 20 A320s worth $1.83 billion at list prices. The planes will be sourced from leasing companies, rather than purchased direct from Airbus.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 8, 2014
A malfunctioning door is the focus of an investigation into why a Singapore Airlines Airbus 380 superjumbo was forced to make an emergency landing in Azerbaijan, the carrier said on Wednesday.
Wednesday January 8, 2014
SpiceJet has placed a firm order for as many as 42 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that offer fuel savings compared to its existing fleet of current-generation 737s, one source said.