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  1. Clearer skies

    Posted Nov 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Exploring energy-efficient fuels and developing a new generation of aircraft ...

  2. Avic I seeks overseas listing for unit in mainland aviation first

    Posted Jun 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Guo Aibing in Beijing Aircraft maker China Aviation Industry Corp (Avic I) is seeking international investors in preparation for an overseas listing of its commercial aircraft unit, mainland media reported yesterday. The unit, Avic I Commercial Aircraft Co (ACAC), the company responsible for pre-selling the first China-made regional jet, the ARJ21, could become the first ...

  3. Wen outlines sky-high vision to build competitive aircraft

    Posted Dec 31st 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee and Guo Aibing Premier Wen Jiabao said the mainland should build 'big aircraft' that are competitive around the world, adding credence to the mainland's ambition ... at the Xian Aircraft Industry (Group) Company and touring a couple of villages, inspecting pig and dairy-goat farms in Xian, Shaanxi province, footage of which was broadcast by CCTV last night. ...

  4. Beijing halves vertical aircraft distance to ease air congestion

    Posted Nov 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So China halved the required vertical separation between aircraft to 1,000 feet from today in a move to ease congestion in air corridors caused by heavy aviation traffic ... of late flights in China, the report said. The regulator began implementing the reduced vertical separation minimum scheme today. Under the new scheme, aircraft are allowed to fly within 1,000 ...

  5. Cathay orders record 17 aircraft

    Posted Nov 09th 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Cathay Pacific Airways announced the largest aircraft acquisition in its history yesterday, placing an order for 17 Boeing aircraft in a deal worth US$5.2 billion at list ... in the North American and European markets, Cathay also ordered seven B777-300ERs, putting its total order for such aircraft at 30 and making it the largest operator of B777-300s in the world. ...

  6. No immediate plan for aircraft carriers

    Posted Aug 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan A People's Liberation Army think-tank on armaments and military equipment has poured cold water on the public's enthusiasm for aircraft carriers, saying China ... aircraft carriers, but the PLA would focus its limited resources on missiles and submarines, which would be more cost-effective and have a better chance of survival in modern warfare. 'Our ...

  7. Families offered free trip over city on Cathay's new aircraft

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zoe Mak Tung Chung families who have never flown can sign up for the chance to enjoy a two-hour free trip over Hong Kong on a new Boeing aircraft this month. The special ride coincides ... will have to go through immigration. Exact times and routes would be announced later, a Cathay spokeswoman said. Cathay Pacific Airways will launch the first of 23 new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft ...

  8. Giant aircraft to start services to Australia

    Posted Aug 17th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Dennis Eng

    ... airliner will fly to Changi Airport within a few days of delivery and is scheduled to make its first flight- SQ380- to Sydney on October 25. It will return to Singapore the next day. The aircraft ...

  9. Aircraft company engineers leaders

    Posted Oct 06th 2007, 12:00am by Vanessa Lo

    ... Vanessa Lo A fortnightly column introducing key trainee programmes Orders for aircraft have risen sharply in recent years, particularly from airlines based in Asia, which means that the Hong Kong Aero Engine Services Ltd (HAESL) should have plenty of work in the years ahead. Consequently, the company will be hiring graduate trainees. The company began life 10 years ago ...

  10. Cathay unveils new aircraft, cabin designs

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Cathay Pacific Airways is introducing new aircraft and cabin designs on its North America and Middle East routes to attract more business and first-class passengers. The first Boeing 777-300 ER (extended range) left Everett, Washington for delivery to Cathay in Hong Kong on Friday. The planes will be equipped with full-flat beds in business class and fixed-shell seats ...




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