Airframes http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7416/more en American hurt by Venezuela exposure, but posts record quarterly profit http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-hurt-venezuela-exposure-posts-record-quarterly-profit <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines, which has the most exposure to Venezuela of any US carrier, expects the country’s economic travails to result in a 2%-4% decrease in the carrier’s system-wide fourth-quarter unit revenue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-hurt-venezuela-exposure-posts-record-quarterly-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/american-hurt-venezuela-exposure-posts-record-quarterly-profit#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News American Airlines ATW Plus Doug Parker earnings net profit Scott Kirby third quarter US Airways Venezuela Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:14:00 +0000 143521 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Airlines reaping benefits from 737-900ERs replacing 737-400s http://atwonline.com/airframes/alaska-airlines-reaping-benefits-737-900ers-replacing-737-400s <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Airlines added 8% in capacity year-over-year in the third quarter, but most of the increase was due to replacing smaller aircraft with larger ones and adding seats to existing fleets, the carrier’s executives said in a conference call with analysts this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/alaska-airlines-reaping-benefits-737-900ers-replacing-737-400s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/alaska-airlines-reaping-benefits-737-900ers-replacing-737-400s#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Alaska Airlines ATW Plus Boeing 737-900ER earnings third quarter Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:08:00 +0000 143511 at http://atwonline.com Airbus A350 XWB, A330 gains common type rating for pilot training http://atwonline.com/training/airbus-a350-xwb-a330-gains-common-type-rating-pilot-training <div class="node-body article-body">The Airbus A350 XWB and A330 have been approved for common type rating for pilots training to fly the aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/training/airbus-a350-xwb-a330-gains-common-type-rating-pilot-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/training/airbus-a350-xwb-a330-gains-common-type-rating-pilot-training#comments Airframes Daily News Training A330 Airbus A350 XWB common type rating pilots training Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:29:00 +0000 143311 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A350 XWB and A330</p> Courtesy, Airbus Russia’s SCAC to withdraw SSJ100s from Sky Aviation http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/russia-s-scac-withdraw-ssj100s-sky-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. (SCAC) will withdraw three SSJ100s from Indonesian Sky Aviation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/russia-s-scac-withdraw-ssj100s-sky-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/russia-s-scac-withdraw-ssj100s-sky-aviation#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Manufacturers Denis Manturov Ministry of Industry and Trade SCAC Sky Aviation SSJ100 Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:37:00 +0000 143251 at http://atwonline.com <p>Sky Aviation SSJ100</p> Courtesy, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. China to design new widebody with Russia next year http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/china-design-new-widebody-russia-next-year <div class="node-body article-body">The Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) is planning to design a new widebody aircraft with Russia’s United Aircraft Corp. next year, according to COMAC chairman Jin Zhuanglong.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/china-design-new-widebody-russia-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/china-design-new-widebody-russia-next-year#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers ARJ21 C919 Chengdu Airlines COMAC Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China Ilyushin Il-96 Jin Zhuanglong United Aircraft Corp. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:41:00 +0000 142971 at http://atwonline.com Boeing breaks ground on new $1 billion 777X composite wing center in Everett http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-breaks-ground-new-1-billion-777x-composite-wing-center-everett <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has broken ground on its new 1 million sq. ft. 777X composite wing center at the Everett, Washington campus. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-breaks-ground-new-1-billion-777x-composite-wing-center-everett" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-breaks-ground-new-1-billion-777x-composite-wing-center-everett#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers 777X Airbus A350-1000 Boeing composite wing center Dubai Air Show Ray Conner Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:37:00 +0000 143031 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of Boeing 777X</p> Courtesy, Boeing ATW Video: Boeing 777X Composite Wing Center animation http://atwonline.com/airframes/atw-video-boeing-777x-composite-wing-center-animation <div class="node-body video-body">Boeing 777X Composite Wing Center animation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/atw-video-boeing-777x-composite-wing-center-animation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/atw-video-boeing-777x-composite-wing-center-animation#comments Airframes Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:24:00 +0000 143021 at http://atwonline.com ATW Photo Gallery-Mitsubishi Rolls Out First MRJ http://atwonline.com/airframes/atw-photo-gallery-mitsubishi-rolls-out-first-mrj <div class="node-body gallery-body">Photos of the first Mitsubishi Aircraft MRJ flight-test aircraft, unveiled Oct. 18.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/atw-photo-gallery-mitsubishi-rolls-out-first-mrj" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/atw-photo-gallery-mitsubishi-rolls-out-first-mrj#comments Airframes Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:05:00 +0000 142951 at http://atwonline.com UTair postpones new aircraft deliveries http://atwonline.com/airframes/utair-postpones-new-aircraft-deliveries <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s UTair Airlines is negotiating with Airbus and Boeing on new delivery schedules for its orders for 20 A321s and 40 Boeing 737-800/900ERs, Interfax reported. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/utair-postpones-new-aircraft-deliveries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/utair-postpones-new-aircraft-deliveries#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Airbus Boeing UTair Airlines Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:43:00 +0000 142891 at http://atwonline.com <p>UTair Boeing 757-200</p> By Rob Finlayson Airbus to lower A330 production rate to nine monthly next year http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-lower-a330-production-rate-nine-monthly-next-year <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus said it will build nine A330s per month instead of the current production rate of 10 starting in the 2015 fourth quarter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-lower-a330-production-rate-nine-monthly-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-lower-a330-production-rate-nine-monthly-next-year#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers A330 A330neo Airbus Rolls-Royce Trent 700 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:18:00 +0000 142661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A330neo</p> Courtesy, Airbus