News en Mitsubishi rolls out first MRJ, plans 2015 flight <div class="field-byline"> Bradley Perrett </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first Mitsubishi Aircraft MRJ flight-test aircraft, unveiled Oct. 18, will undergo about six months of ground evaluations before taking to the air in the second quarter of 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Manufacturers Aircraft & Engines Geared Turbofan Hamilton Sundstrand Mitsubishi MRJ Pratt & Whitney PW1200G Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:29:00 +0000 142791 at <p>The Mitsubishi MRJ makes its public debut in Japan Oct.18</p> Mitsubishi Aircraft FAA sends Congress a plan to speed up NextGen implementation <div class="node-body article-body">FAA said it has sent a plan to Congress for accelerating the implementation of the satellite-based NextGen air traffic control (ATC) system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News air traffic control ATC Congress FAA Michael Huerta NextGen Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:22:00 +0000 142781 at Singapore Airlines pushes buyout, selloff at Tigerair <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore Airlines (SIA), key stakeholder in the Tigerair low-cost carrier (LCC) Group, has taken a controlling interest in the LCC’s holding company and sold the Tigerair Australia offshoot to Virgin Australia for AUD1 ($0.88).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Finance & Data Daily News AirAsia Competition Commission of Singapore IndiGo John Borghetti Lee Lik Hsin low-cost carrier Scoot SIA Singapore Airlines Tigerair Virgin Australia Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:21:00 +0000 142621 at <p>Tigerair A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Rolls-Royce issues profit warning; civil aircraft engine business remains strong <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce has warned that a slowing global economy will stall revenue growth, telling investors that full-year 2014 revenue will fall 3.5% to 4% year-over-year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Data Engines Daily News Manufacturers civil aerospace engines profit warning Rolls-Royce Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:20:00 +0000 142771 at Ryanair to appeal EC ruling on illegal state aid to Germany <div class="node-body article-body">Ireland-based low-cost carrier (LCC) Ryanair will appeal a European Commission (EC) ruling that it should repay more than €300,000 ($385 million) of what the EC has decided was unfair financial aid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Regulation Daily News Altenburg Altenburg-Nobitz airport European Commission Ryanair state aid Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:19:00 +0000 142631 at <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Airbus to lower A330 production rate to 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Manufacturers A330 A330neo Airbus Rolls-Royce Trent 700 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:18:00 +0000 142661 at <p>Rendering of A330neo</p> Courtesy, Airbus Spring Airlines receives approval to launch IPO <div class="node-body article-body">Spring Airlines has been approved to launch an initial public offering (IPO) to fund its rapid fleet expansion by the end of the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Finance & Data Daily News initial public offering IPO Shanghai Stock Exchange Spring Airlines Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:16:00 +0000 142761 at <p>Spring Airlines A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Silver Airways to expand Florida focus <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Florida-based regional Silver Airways plans to increase its <a href="">intra-Florida</a> flights 40% beginning Nov. 6 and will soon operate more than 560 weekly flights to 10 Florida cities.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes Beech 1900D Delta Air Lines Saab 340B Plus aircraft Sami Teittinen Silver Airways Southwest Airlines United Express Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:12:00 +0000 142751 at <p>Silver Airways aircraft</p> Courtesy, Silver Airways Oman Air boosts business class <div class="node-body article-body">Middle Eastern carrier Oman Air has announced plans to introduce business-class service to four of its routes between Muscat and the Indian subcontinent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Daily News ATW Plus business class Oman Air Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:09:00 +0000 142741 at <p>Oman Air Boeing 737-700</p> Courtesy, Oman Air Ryanair aims to double in size by 2024 <div class="node-body article-body">Irish budget carrier Ryanair is planning to nearly double its passenger numbers by 2024, excluding its long-haul ambitions and its current bid to acquire Cyprus Airways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus bloodbath consolidation Kenny Jacobs Ryanair strategy WLCAC World Low-Cost Airlines Congress Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:02:00 +0000 142721 at <p>Ryanair 737-800</p> Courtesy, Boeing