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June 28, 2022, 9:12 AM

Brexit Trade Row Puts UK Aerospace Sector Under Pressure

Trade group ADS is concerned that the UK government's breach of its Brexit trade agreement with the European Union could expose its members to new risks.

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Jun 29, 2022 - 9:16 AM
The UN’s aviation arm resolves to call on Russia to end its infractions of the Chicago Convention.
Jun 28, 2022 - 9:12 AM
Trade group ADS is concerned that the UK government's breach of its Brexit trade agreement with the European Union could expose its members to new risks.
Jun 23, 2022 - 7:00 PM
Divergent views of hydrogen’s immediate potential have Boeing and Airbus at odds once again.
Jun 22, 2022 - 11:21 AM
Strong post-Covid demand combined with delays in aircraft deliveries will result in a much healthier airline industry, said Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr.
Jun 21, 2022 - 7:19 AM
Airbus sees the European Union's "Fit for 55" policy as a “mixed bag” of some positive and not so positive measure aimed at decarbonizing air transport.
IATA director general Willie Walsh
Jun 20, 2022 - 9:53 AM
Airlines are seeing a strong uptick in demand and expect to return to profit in 2023 though the re-start is causing disruptions in Europe and North America
Jun 17, 2022 - 3:23 PM
Boeing works to gain regulatory approval for the 737 Max 10 ahead of introduction of new U.S. aircraft safety and certification legislation on January 1.
Ilyushin's Il-114 turboprop regional airliner on take off
Jun 16, 2022 - 12:10 PM
The Russian government this week ordered the country's aerospace groups to increase production of civil aircraft to an additional 1,000 units by 2030.
Airbus A321XLR first flight on June 15, 2022
Jun 15, 2022 - 11:31 AM
The A321XLR single-aisle airliner is intended to serve commercial airline routes as long as 4,700 nm when it enters service in 2024.
Hybrid Air Vehicles' Airlander 10 airship.
Jun 15, 2022 - 8:57 AM
Air Nostrum says it plans to be the launch operator for Hybrid Air Vehicles' 100-seat Airlander 10 airship on domestic routes of up to around 265 miles.