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India will need 1,450 new aircraft in next 20 years: Boeing


September 4th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Indian carriers will require 1,450 new aircraft worth $175 billion to cope with the growth in passenger traffic over the next 20 years, global aircraft ... Read more...

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Airbus to set up assembly line in US


July 3rd, 2012 - 2:44 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 3 (IANS) Airbus, a leading European aircraft manufacturer, Monday announced to set up its first manufacturing facility in the US.The move is part of a plan to bolster ... Read more...

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Airbus saw record orders, deliveries in 2011


January 18th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 18 (IANS) With a smart market strategy and key innovations, European aircraft conglomerate Airbus witnessed record orders and deliveries last year, the company has said.The company said at ... Read more...

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IndiGo begins international operations


September 1st, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Low-cost carrier IndiGo Thursday launched its maiden international flight from the national capital to Dubai, becoming only the fourth Indian low-cost carrier to operate overseas ... Read more...

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Faulty alarm causes GoAir flight to make emergency landing


June 6th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) A faulty smoke detector on board a GoAir flight was blamed by officials Monday for an emergency landing made by the aircraft here at IGI ... Read more...

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Successful biofuel flight conducted in Mexico


April 3rd, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 3 (IANS/EFE) European aircraft manufacturer Airbus and Mexican budget airline Interjet successfully conducted the first Jatropha-based biofuel flight in Mexico.The demonstration flight from Mexico City to the ... Read more...

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Pratt and Whitney engines to power new IndiGo aircraft


March 31st, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Leading low-cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Thursday said it has selected Pratt and Whitney made engines to power its new fleet of 150 Airbus A320neo aircraft."The ... Read more...

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US will have to offer India generous terms to seal combat aircraft deal: Expert (Part-II)


January 28th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Because of the dramatic transformations in combat aviation technology currently underway, the Indian Government should select the least expensive, mature, combat-proven fourth generation fighter for the IAF as a bridge toward ... Read more...

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New combat aircraft will turn India into global giant: US expert


January 27th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) India's acquisition of 126 new medium multi-role combat aircraft will play an essential role in India's transformation from a regional power to a global giant, ... Read more...

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IndiGo goes international from August


January 19th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Leading low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday was granted permission by the aviation watchdog to operate international flights from August this year."IndiGo has been granted international traffic ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircraft for $15 billion (Roundup)


January 12th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Indian low-cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a $15 billion deal with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircraft, the biggest ever single firm ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircraft for $15 billion (Second Lead)


January 12th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Indian low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a $15 billion deal with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircraft, the biggest ever single ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircraft for $15 billion (Lead)


January 12th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Leading low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a deal worth $15 billion with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircraft, the biggest ever order ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircrafts


January 12th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Leading low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a deal with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircrafts."IndiGo has signed a memorandum of understanding for ... Read more...

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Indian company eyeing to capitalize on UK’s low interest rates


October 3rd, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3(ANI): An Indian company which makes wing parts for the Airbus A320 is planning to expand its operations in Britain because of the low interest rates in the country.Dynamatic Technologies, ... Read more...

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Airbus launches global student contest for eco-efficient flight ideas


July 21st, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Farnborough, July 21 (IANS) Students from Indian universities have an opportunity to compete in a global contest to develop eco-efficient air travel ideas launched by European aircraft giant Airbus at the Farnborough ... Read more...

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Airbus sells first A380 aircraft configured to carry 840 passengers


November 17th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 17 (DPA) European aircraft maker Airbus said Tuesday it had sold its first A380 airliners configured to carry a maximum of 840 passengers in a single class. French carrier Air Austral, ... Read more...

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Trials to select new Indian Air Force combat jet begin in July


June 21st, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Gulshan Luthra Paris, June 21 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) is set to begin from July the flight trials of the six US and European aircraft, including the French Dassault ... Read more...

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Paramount to buy 10 Airbus planes for $1.5 bn


June 19th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 19 (IANS) As the first step to going global, the city-based Paramount Airways will buy 10 A321 aircraft for $1.5 billion from European aircraft manufacturer Airbus. An agreement signed at the ... Read more...

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Airbus, Air India resume talks on A-380 aircraft sale


March 24th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) European aircraft manufacturer Airbus Industrie has once again initiated talks with India's flagship carrier Air India to sell its jumbo A-380 aircraft, a senior company official said ... Read more...

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Emirates to freeze hiring of non-operational staff


July 30th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 30 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) national carrier Emirates Airline will freeze recruitment of non-operational staff because of spiralling global oil prices, a top official at the carrier has ... Read more...

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Airbus revises A-380 delivery schedule


May 13th, 2008 - 8:13 pm ICT by admin
Amsterdam, May 13 (IANS) Citing time and resource constraints, European aircraft-maker Airbus has revised the delivery schedule of its A-380 super jumbo aircraft, reducing the number to 12 during the current year ... Read more...

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