Mechanics failed to fix reported faults following several previous flights of the accident aircraft.
The European airframer is trying to shrink the potential market for Boeing’s new midmarket airplane.
Moves toward consolidation may not be enough.
ATR and FedEx have found a business case for a new freighter version of a turboprop
ATR is bolstered by FedEx order, which confirms for the manufacturer that new freighters—versus converted passenger aircraft—can be economical.
Questions remain about frictionless, delay-free border controls between Britain and EU post-Brexit.
Legislative threat to a way of life?
The Alliance for Aviation Across America is impelling farmers, cattlemen, rural voters and others to oppose federal divestiture of the ATC system.
The aerospace industry lacks adequate policy to manage risks. Efforts show that strides are being made, however.