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Aerospace suppliers prepare for prolonged grounding of 737 MAX

22 Nov 2019

DUBAI Makers of aircraft parts are making contingency plans for a prolonged grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX, with several expecting the jet's return to service to take longer than the planemaker hopes.

Sales of grounded Boeing 737 MAX gather pace at Dubai Airshow

20 Nov 2019

DUBAI Boeing Co won fresh support for its grounded 737 MAX at the Dubai Airshow on Tuesday as airlines laid out plans to buy up to 50 of the jets worth $6 billion at list prices, a day after securing the first firm order since a safety ban in March. | Video

Ghana joins airline competition fray with Dubai jet order

19 Nov 2019

DUBAI Ghana became the latest African nation to support the development of an international airline to boost its economy and develop tourism as its government signed a provisional order for three Boeing long-haul 787 Dreamliner jets on Tuesday.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Sales of grounded Boeing 737 MAX gather pace at Dubai Airshow

19 Nov 2019

DUBAI, Nov 19 Boeing's 737 MAX took centre stage at the Dubai Airshow on Tuesday as airlines announced plans to order up to 50 of the jets worth $6 billion at list prices despite a global grounding in place since March.

Airbus pips Boeing to $14 billion Air Arabia jet order

18 Nov 2019

DUBAI Airbus clinched a $14 billion order from Air Arabia for 120 A320 jets, beating U.S. rival Boeing Co after more than a year of talks between the budget carrier and the planemakers.

Boeing, Airbus kept in suspense over big Dubai jet deals

18 Nov 2019

DUBAI Airbus and Boeing fought to save billions of dollars of jet deals on Sunday as host airline Emirates kept the Dubai Airshow in suspense over dozens of tentative orders designed to fine-tune the world's largest international airline network.

Replacing Pratt engines in IndiGo fleet by end of January a challenge - CEO

18 Nov 2019

DUBAI Replacing all Pratt & Whitney engines on IndiGo's fleet of almost 100 Airbus planes by Jan. 31, as ordered by India's aviation watchdog, will be challenging but the airline aims to complete the work, its chief executive officer said on Monday.

RPT-GRAPHIC-Not just the MAX: planemakers face slump in demand for wide-body jets

04 Nov 2019

Nov 1 Orders for long-distance wide-body jets are on track to fall this year by the most since the throes of the 2008 financial crisis, fuelling concerns that the drop will eat into future cash flow at Boeing and its European rival Airbus.

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