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Mexican Air Force Presidential Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner is pictured at a hangar before it is put up for sale by Mexico's new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, at Benito Juarez International Airport in Mexico City

Mexico’s New Government Prepares Sale of Former President’s Plane

By David Alire Garcia MEXICO CITY (Reuters)  The big, luxurious airplane used to ferry Mexico's former president around the globe is about to fly away permanently...
ARJ-21 jets of Urumqi Air, Genghis Khan Airlines and Chengdu Airlines are on display ahead of the Zhuhai Airshow

Boeing, Airbus Fret over Trade War as China Displays Aviation Ambitions

By Stella Qiu and Brenda Goh ZHUHAI, China (Reuters)  The world's two largest planemakers signalled on Tuesday that they were keen to see an end to...
Engine maker Rolls-Royce demonstrates one of its robots, inspired by snakes and cockroaches, that could be used in the future to help it inspect and repair engines, at the Farnborough International Airshow, in Farnborough

Rolls-Royce Looks to Robot Snakes and Beetles for Engine Upkeep

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) Engine maker Rolls-Royce is exploring the idea of using robots inspired by snakes and cockroaches to help it inspect and repair...
A Qantas plane A380 takes off from Kingsford Smith International airport in Sydney

Australian Qantas A380 Gets Rare ‘Jolt’ from Wake Turbulence

By Jamie Freed (Reuters) Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd said on Thursday one of its Airbus SE A380 jets had experienced a rare "jolt" from wake...
A Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force Kawasaki P-1 maritime patrol aircraft is seen parked during the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford

Japan Seeks Role in French-German Marine Surveillance Plane Project – Sources

By Nobuhiro Kubo and Andrea Shalal TOKYO/BERLIN (Reuters) In a fresh bid to win its first major foreign arms deal since World War Two, Japan is...
An airplane flies over a drone on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York

Airlines Back Creation of Global Drone Registry: IATA

By Allison Lampert and Jamie Freed MONTREAL/SINGAPORE (Reuters) The world's airlines are backing the development of a United Nations-led global registry for drones, as a...