Air India’s first Dreamliner arrives after 4-year wait

September 8th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Amidst much fanfare, Air India's first Boeing 787 Dreamliner arrived in the national capital Saturday, ending a four-year wait.Air India is the fifth airline to ... Read more...

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Karnataka to have aerospace policy to woo investments

August 24th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 24 (IANS) The Karnataka government is formulating an aerospace policy to attract global investments and make Banagalore a major aerospace hub in south Asia, a senior official said ... Read more...

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Air India Dreamliner engine failure during pre-delivery test

August 2nd, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) US federal aviation authorities are investigating an engine failure on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane built for Air India during a pre-delivery taxi test in Charleston, ... Read more...

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Air India to raise $1.1 bn for new aircraft, working capital

May 8th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Air India will raise $1.1 billion to fund its new aircraft acquisition programme and meet working capital requirements, the national carrier said Tuesday, on the day ... Read more...

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Boeing to deliver 100 aircraft to India in five years

March 14th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 14 (IANS) The Boeing Co. has an order book of 100 aircraft from India including 37 B-787 Dreamliners and plans to deliver them over four to five years, ... Read more...

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Air India rebuts claims, says not a party in case against ExIm

February 20th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) Rebutting claims of US-based airlines point by point, Air India Monday said it is not a party in the case filed against the American Export ... Read more...

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Leasing company drops order for 6 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, opts for Airbus

November 15th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by BNO News
DUBAI (BNO NEWS) -- A Kuwait-based leasing company has dropped an order for six Boeing 787 Dreamliners and instead expanded its previous order for dozens of Airbus A320s, the companies confirmed. Oman ... Read more...

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Boeing’s ‘world’s longest’ 747-8 jumbo makes ‘perfect’ maiden flight

March 21st, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 21 (ANI): The first Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, newest and biggest jumbo jet from the US aerospace giant, successfully took off on its maiden flight Sunday.The new version of the classic ... Read more...

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Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner completes firm configuration after years of testing

July 2nd, 2010 - 5:02 am ICT by BNO News
EVERETT, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) – Boeing announced on Thursday that the completion of firm configuration for the 787-9 Dreamliner had been reached after years of collaboration with airline customers and partners to ... Read more...

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Boeing finds problem in 787 Dreamliners’ tail

June 26th, 2010 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 26(IANS) The delivery of Boeing 787 Dreamliners may be further delayed with the company deciding to inspect the entire fleet after finding assembly problems in the tail area on some ... Read more...

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Boeing’s Dreamliner successfully completes maiden flight (Lead)

December 16th, 2009 - 7:15 am ICT by IANS
Seattle, Dec 16 (DPA) More than two years behind schedule, Boeing's 787 Dreamliner successfully completed its first test flight Tuesday, becoming the first passenger airliner to take to the air with a ... Read more...

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US stocks gain on GDP report, oil rise

August 28th, 2009 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 28 (DPA) US stocks gained Thursday after economic output figures signalled that the country's recession could be nearing an end. The US economy shrank an annualized 1 percent in the ... Read more...

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US stocks decline pushes indices lower for the week

August 15th, 2009 - 5:25 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 15 (DPA) US stocks closed lower Friday, pushing the major indices into negative territory for the week amid mixed signals on the prospects for the country's struggling economy. A surprising ... Read more...

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