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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...
Workers inspect a Sichuan Airlines aircraft that made an emergency landing after a windshield on the cockpit broke off, at an airport in Chengdu

Sichuan Airlines Co-Pilot “Sucked Halfway” Out of Cockpit, Captain Says

By Brenda Goh SHANGHAI (Reuters) The co-pilot of a Sichuan Airlines flight that was forced to make an emergency landing on Monday was "sucked halfway" out...
An OV-10 Bronco aircraft flies over Flanders international airport in Wevelgem

Daredevil Pilots Head for Sandy Beach in Belgium

WEVELGEM, Belgium (Reuters) Daredevil pilots will head for the Belgian coast in June to take part in the first ever short take-off and landing (STOL)...
Rolls Royce Trent XWB engines designed for the Airbus A350 family of aircraft

Aerospace Suppliers Look to Blockchain for Parts Tracking

By Victoria Bryan BERLIN (Reuters) Aerospace suppliers are starting to explore blockchain technology to keep tabs on their supply chain, potentially tracking parts such as...
A man uses his laptop to test a new high speed inflight Internet service named Fli-Fi while on a special JetBlue media flight out of John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York

‘Gold Rush’ for Wi-Fi on Board Planes Spurs Innovation

By Victoria Bryan HAMBURG (Reuters) Satellite technology to provide Wi-Fi on board planes has matured to a point where more and more airlines are looking to...