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Bombardier eyes higher sales from retrofitting trains

22 Apr 2019

MONTREAL Canada's Bombardier Inc sees higher sales from modernizing existing rail cars as the company works to further diversify its largest division as measured in revenue, a spokesman said this month.

Canada transport minister wants simulator training for 737 MAX fix

17 Apr 2019

MONTREAL Canada called on Wednesday for pilots to receive training on simulators for new Boeing 737 MAX software, rather than computer courses, going a step beyond proposals by U.S. regulators and opening the door to disagreement over measures to end a global grounding of the jets after two fatal crashes.

RPT-UPDATE 1-Corporate jetmakers court Chinese elite for sales despite slowing economy

15 Apr 2019

* Number of second-hand Chinese jets sold outside China rising

Corporate jetmakers court Chinese elite for sales despite slowing economy

15 Apr 2019

MONTREAL/SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI Gulfstream Aerospace and Bombardier are trotting out their longest-range business jets at an Asian air show this week, as they compete for orders from China's growing elite, despite the country's slowing economy.

Corporate jetmakers court Chinese elite for sales despite slowing economy

15 Apr 2019

MONTREAL/SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI Gulfstream Aerospace and Bombardier are trotting out their longest-range business jets at an Asian air show this week, as they compete for orders from China's growing elite, despite the country's slowing economy.

Corporate jetmakers court Chinese elite for sales despite slowing economy

15 Apr 2019

MONTREAL/SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI, April 14 Gulfstream Aerospace and Bombardier are trotting out their longest-range business jets at an Asian air show this week, as they compete for orders from China's growing elite, despite the country's slowing economy.

UAE female pilot vying to head aviation council pledges neutrality in Qatar rift

03 Apr 2019

ABU DHABI/MONTREAL A United Arab Emirates female pilot running to head the U.N. aviation agency's governing council said she is capable of playing a "bridging role" in trying to resolve an air dispute between several Gulf states and Qatar.   

UAE pilot vying to head aviation council pledges neutrality amid Qatar dispute

03 Apr 2019

ABU DHABI/MONTREAL, April 3 A United Arab Emirates pilot running to head the UN aviation agency's governing council said she is capable of playing a "bridging role" in trying to resolve an air dispute between several Gulf states and Qatar.

Aerion designing supersonic jet to run completely on biofuels: CEO

29 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Supersonic jet developer Aerion Corp is designing its first plane to run completely on biofuels to reduce emissions, even as the company calls for new global standards for planes that can conquer the sound barrier, the company's chief executive said on Thursday.

RPT-ANALYSIS-No call for simulators in new Boeing 737 MAX training proposals

29 Mar 2019

SEATTLE/NEW YORK, March 28 Boeing Co said it will submit by the end of this week a training package that 737 MAX pilots are required to take before a worldwide ban can be lifted, proposing as it did before two deadly crashes that those pilots do not need time on flight simulators to safely operate the aircraft.

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