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China Southern to quit SkyTeam, strengthen American partnership

15 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI/CHICAGO China Southern Airlines plans to depart the SkyTeam airline alliance, it said on Thursday, opening the potential for the carrier to become a member of the oneworld group alongside strategic partner American Airlines Group Inc .

With Russian support, China broadcasts export ambitions at air show

09 Nov 2018

ZHUHAI, China China paraded industrial and military clout and sent deliberate signals to Western rivals that its aerospace and arms industries aim to catch them up on world markets, while playing down trade tensions at the nation's largest air show this week.

CORRECTED-With Russian support, China broadcasts export ambitions at air show

09 Nov 2018

* Strong focus on exportable weapons at China's main air show

China seat supplier looks for way into stretched market

08 Nov 2018

ZHUHAI, China China is squeezing itself into a gap in the market for aircraft seats - a low-key effort compared with plans for a Sino-Russian jetliner or the military might paraded at this week's Airshow China, but one that may earn it a key role in global supply chains.

China won't sell jetliners to Iran: state aero executive

07 Nov 2018

ZHUHAI, China A Chinese state firm on Wednesday ruled out selling passenger planes to Iran to help the Islamic Republic revive fleet renewal plans, while a Russian executive suggested Moscow would be wary of putting its own programs at risk of U.S. retaliation.

In China, female pilots strain to hold up half the sky

07 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI When Han Siyuan first decided to apply for a job as a pilot cadet in 2008, she was up against 400 female classmates in China on tests measuring everything from their command of English to the length of their legs. | Video

Boeing, Airbus fret over trade war as China displays aviation ambitions

06 Nov 2018

ZHUHAI, China The world's two largest planemakers signaled on Tuesday that they were keen to see an end to a bruising trade war between Washington and Beijing, as China opened its largest airshow with a display that showcased its aviation ambitions. | Video

RPT-Trade war, spy claims cloud horizon for China airshow

04 Nov 2018

* Event is a platform for Beijing to showcase aviation prowess

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