Aircraft & Engines en AerCap posts 5.6% full-year net profit dip on lower revenue <div class="node-body article-body">Irish-headquartered lessor AerCap has posted a $1.02 billion net profit for the 2018 financial year, 5.6% down on its $1.08 billion prior-year net profit.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Leasing Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:53:00 +0000 306651 at Bombardier Commercial delivered 20 CRJs, 15 Q400s in 2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Bombardier Commercial Aircraft delivered 20 CRJs and 15 Q400s in 2018, and deliveries are expected to remain at the 35-aircraft level for 2019. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Manufacturers Thu, 14 Feb 2019 20:32:00 +0000 306611 at Adieu, A380 <div class="node-body blog-body">The Airbus A380 was an airliner that fell behind the times, both in the market it was designed to serve and in the technologies that set it apart when it first entered service.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Aircraft & Engines Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 14 Feb 2019 18:17:00 +0000 306561 at Airbus to increase narrowbody production ramp-up <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus has firmed up its plans to further increase narrowbody production over the next three years. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:36:00 +0000 306511 at Etihad to cancel large part of Airbus, Boeing orders <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Airways is in talks to drop large parts of its orders for Airbus and Boeing widebodies, in an effort to reduce growth and stem losses.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:18:00 +0000 306501 at Airbus to terminate A380 program in 2021 <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus announced Feb. 14 it is terminating the Airbus A380 program in 2021, after Emirates cut back the last major order to just 14 more A380s, instead of the 53 it had on firm order.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airbus A380 Airframes Daily News Operations & Technology Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:43:00 +0000 306491 at Airbus EASA finishes first Irkut MC-21 certification flights <div class="node-body article-body">EASA test pilots have completed the first session of certification flights on Irkut’s MC-21-300 narrowbody, the aircraft manufacturer said Feb. 13.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 13 Feb 2019 21:12:00 +0000 306471 at Irkut Avolon sees 2018 profits rise 30%, warns of more airline failures <div class="node-body article-body">Irish lessor Avolon reported a 30% increase in full-year profit for 2018 to $717 million while revenue increased 10% year-over-year (YOY) to $2.57 billion. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Leasing Wed, 13 Feb 2019 18:15:00 +0000 306411 at Aircraft Briefs-Feb. 12, 2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft Briefs-Feb. 12, 2019</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Tue, 12 Feb 2019 21:16:00 +0000 306351 at US legislators introduce bill to mandate secondary cockpit barriers <div class="node-body article-body">A bipartisan group of US lawmakers have introduced a bill that would require all commercial aircraft operating in the US be retrofitted with secondary cockpit barriers to prevent terrorist attacks similar to 9/11. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Avionics Daily News Security ATW Plus Tue, 12 Feb 2019 20:57:00 +0000 306331 at