Manufacturers http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7422/more en Labor board approves election date for Boeing South Carolina workers http://atwonline.com/labor/labor-board-approves-election-date-boeing-south-carolina-workers <div class="node-body article-body">The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has approved an April 22 election date for the more than 3,000 workers at Boeing’s 787 production facility in South Carolina to vote on unionization, according to a statement by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/labor-board-approves-election-date-boeing-south-carolina-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/labor-board-approves-election-date-boeing-south-carolina-workers#comments Labor Daily News Manufacturers Boeing 787 Boeing South Carolina IAM International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers National Labor Relations Board NLRB Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:12:00 +0000 160271 at http://atwonline.com Bombardier to use additional CSeries test aircraft http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-use-additional-cseries-test-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">The fifth and final test vehicle for the initial CS100 version of Bombardier’s CSeries airliner has begun flying, but additional aircraft will be used in the test program in a bid to meet the target of certification toward the end of the year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-use-additional-cseries-test-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-use-additional-cseries-test-aircraft#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Bombardier CS100 CS300 CSeries Rob Dewar Fri, 20 Mar 2015 20:33:00 +0000 159941 at http://atwonline.com <p>CS100 taxi trials</p> Courtesy, Bombardier A Breed Apart http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/breed-apart <div class="field-deck"> Airlines and aircraft makers balance innovative onboard service with revenue-generating restrictions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ask Airbus-VP cabin marketing, innovation & design Ingo Wuggetzer about the current cabin innovation that has the most staying power and he apologizes for giving a “dull” answer: efficient use of space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/breed-apart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/breed-apart#comments Airlines IFE Manufacturers Aircraft interiors ATW Plus Etihad Airways Thomson Airways Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:53:00 +0000 159801 at http://atwonline.com <p>Thomson Airways will offer family booths on its new Boeing 737 MAXs.</p> Photo: Thomson Airways Boeing begins flight tests for ecoDemonstrator 757 http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-begins-flight-tests-ecodemonstrator-757 <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has begun several months of flights with its ecoDemonstrator 757 to evaluate new technologies to improve commercial aviation's efficiency, reduce noise and carbon emissions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-begins-flight-tests-ecodemonstrator-757" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-begins-flight-tests-ecodemonstrator-757#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers Boeing ecoDemonstrator 757 NASA TUI Group Thu, 19 Mar 2015 19:50:00 +0000 159701 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing ecoDemonstrator 757</p> Courtesy, Boeing Boeing delivers first South Carolina-built Dreamliner http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-delivers-first-south-carolina-built-dreamliner <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has delivered the first 787-9 assembled at its North Charleston, South Carolina facility to United Airlines. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-delivers-first-south-carolina-built-dreamliner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/boeing-delivers-first-south-carolina-built-dreamliner#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Manufacturers 787-9 Beverly Wyse Boeing South Carolina Ron Baur United Airlines Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:28:00 +0000 159571 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines 787-9</p> Courtesy, Boeing Boeing 747-8I gains 330-minute ETOPS approval http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-747-8i-gains-330-minute-etops-approval <div class="node-body article-body">FAA granted 330-minute extended operations (ETOPS) approval for the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, marking the first time a four-engine commercial passenger aircraft has gained 330-minute ETOPS approval. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-747-8i-gains-330-minute-etops-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-747-8i-gains-330-minute-etops-approval#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers 747-8 Intercontinental 747-8I Boeing ETOPS FAA Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:59:00 +0000 159491 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing 747-8I</p> By Kurt Hofmann Boeing’s Conner: Ex-Im Bank supports 1.4 million US aerospace jobs http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-s-conner-ex-im-bank-supports-14-million-us-aerospace-jobs <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing Commercial Airplanes president and CEO Ray Conner continued to lobby on behalf of a long-term reauthorization of the US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im), saying elimination of Ex-Im financing for commercial aircraft would have a seriously negative impact on Boeing and the US economy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-s-conner-ex-im-bank-supports-14-million-us-aerospace-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/boeing-s-conner-ex-im-bank-supports-14-million-us-aerospace-jobs#comments Daily News Manufacturers Trade Shows & Conferences Boeing Commercial Airplanes Ex-Im Export-Import Bank Ray Conner US Chamber of Commerce Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:01:00 +0000 159331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing Commercial Airplanes president and CEO Ray Conner</p> By Aaron Karp IAM seeks union election for Boeing South Carolina workers http://atwonline.com/labor/iam-seeks-union-election-boeing-south-carolina-workers <div class="node-body article-body">The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) has filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hold an election for more than 2,400 production employees at Boeing’s South Carolina facility in North Charleston.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/iam-seeks-union-election-boeing-south-carolina-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/iam-seeks-union-election-boeing-south-carolina-workers#comments Labor Daily News Manufacturers 787-10 787-8 787-9 Boeing South Carolina IAM International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers Mike Evans National Labor Relations Board Nikki Haley Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:11:00 +0000 159201 at http://atwonline.com Airbus and Boeing February 2015 O&D roundup http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-and-boeing-february-2015-od-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing delivered 60 commercial aircraft in February, leading rival Airbus’ 45 commercial aircraft deliveries for the month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-and-boeing-february-2015-od-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/airbus-and-boeing-february-2015-od-roundup#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers A380 Airbus American Airlines Boeing Dreamliner GECAS Hainan Airlines orders & deliveries Ryanair Southwest United US Airways Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:20:00 +0000 158941 at http://atwonline.com First 242-tonne MTOW Airbus A330 rolls out of paint shop http://atwonline.com/airframes/first-242-tonne-mtow-airbus-a330-rolls-out-paint-shop <div class="node-body article-body">The first 242-tonne maximum take-off weight (MTOW) variant of the Airbus A330 has rolled out the paint shop in Toulouse in launch customer Delta Air Lines’ livery, the European manufacturer said Monday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/first-242-tonne-mtow-airbus-a330-rolls-out-paint-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/first-242-tonne-mtow-airbus-a330-rolls-out-paint-shop#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Airbus A330 Delta Air Lines GE CF6-80E1 engines launch customer maximum take-off weight Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:05:00 +0000 158481 at http://atwonline.com <p>Delta Air Lines 242 tonne A330 rolls out of the paint shop in Toulouse</p> Courtesy, Airbus