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News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 28, 2020  

Airbus nears settlements with US, UK, France over fraud, bribery cases

Details of how much it could pay to settle the cases were not released, but it could reach billions of euros.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 24, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin recruits ex-Bombardier exec to lead transformation

Veronneau, who led negotiations to sell Bombardier’s majority stake in the C Series to Airbus, will handle the firm’s strategic transformation.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation General
January 24, 2020  

Selling aviation makes sense for Bombardier, says industry analyst

Its railway operations are a steadier generator of cash flows, but the sale of aviation could face political opposition because it is a major Canadian employer

News Aerospace General
January 23, 2020  

Air Canada, WestJet scrub Boeing 737 Max from schedules until June

Ottawa banned the 737 Max from the skies last March following two fatal crashes.

News Aerospace General
January 23, 2020  

Quebec premier cautious about response to Bombardier difficulties

Questions about the aerospace company’s future were raised after issuing a warning about its financial results.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Production
January 23, 2020  

Boeing’s new CEO sees 737 Max production resuming in spring

Aerospace company doesn’t expect the FAA to certify the Max until this summer.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 16, 2020  

Bombardier expects to fall short of guidance, reassessing Airbus deal

Expects consolidated revenue of about $15.8 billion, short of expected $16.5 billion to $17 billion.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 14, 2020  

New Boeing CEO inherits crisis created under his predecessor

Will oversee legal strategy related to dozens of lawsuits by families of people who died in 737 Max crashes.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 13, 2020  

Aerospace and defence suppliers Woodward, Hexcel combining

By combining they’re aiming to create more efficient aircraft that will reduce emissions

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 10, 2020  

Airbus to expand production at plant on US Gulf Coast

As part of a plan to build 63 aircraft in its A320 family of planes per month, Airbus will increase to seven airplanes monthly by early next year.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 9, 2020  

Deadly crash of a Boeing jet in Iran adds to company’s woes

Aerospace giant continues to struggle with crisis surrounding the Max, grounded last March after two crashes that killed 346 people.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 9, 2020  

Virgin Galactic’s next spaceship reaches build milestone

All major structural elements are assembled and the rocket plane is standing on its own landing gear.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
December 18, 2019  

Halting 737 Max production will hit suppliers, airlines

The economic hit is reverberating across the US.

News Aerospace General
December 16, 2019  

Boeing to halt production of 737 Max airliner in January [UPDATED]

Boeing said it doesn’t expect any layoffs as a result of the production halt.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
December 16, 2019  

Two injured in an explosion, Woodbridge manufacturer fined $135,000

Fully pressurized shock strut from an aircraft exploded during disassembly.