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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.

India's SpiceJet to lease 16 Boeing 737s to fill gap as groundings push up fares

12 Apr 2019

SINGAPORE Budget Indian airline SpiceJet Ltd said on Friday it planned to lease a "first lot" of 16 Boeing Co 737-800s to help fill a gap in aviation capacity that ratings agency ICRA said has pushed up fares by 30 to 40 percent since September.

Explainer: Ethiopia crash raises questions over handling of faults on Boeing 737 MAX

11 Apr 2019

SINGAPORE Ethiopia's insistence that its pilots followed procedures when their Boeing Co 737 MAX nosedived before a deadly crash, and Boeing's recent declaration that a new software fix makes a "safe plane safer," have set the stage for a lengthy fight over the roles of technology and crew in recent 737 MAX crashes.

FAA to award first drone airline licence in the next month - official

10 Apr 2019

SINGAPORE The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) expects to award the first licence to operate a drone airline in the next month, an official at the regulator said on Wednesday.

How flawed software, high speed, other factors doomed an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX

09 Apr 2019

PARIS/SEATTLE/SINGAPORE Minutes after take-off, the pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX were caught in a bad situation.

Die letzten Minuten vor dem Boeing-Absturz in Äthiopien

08 Apr 2019

Paris/Seattle/Singapur Der Überlebenskampf der jungen Piloten im Cockpit der Ethiopian Airlines 302 am Morgen des 10.

INSIGHT-How excess speed, hasty commands and flawed software doomed an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX

05 Apr 2019

* Engines left at full take-off power throughout flight, data show

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