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Iraq's flagship carrier picks up its first Airbus widebody jet
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Iraq's flagship carrier picks up its first Airbus widebody jet

Iraqi Airways beefs up fleet with new Airbus A330-200, plans expanded international service
Meet the jet fuels of the future

Meet the jet fuels of the future

Boeing's latest advancements in sustainable aviation biofuel include green diesel, biofuels made from desert plants and a supply chain in the United Arab Emirates
Jet sale boosts China's rivalry with Airbus, Boeing
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Jet sale boosts China's rivalry with Airbus, Boeing

With a GE subsidiary and Chinese carriers signing deals for C919 passenger aircraft, China's Comac sharpens its aim on aviation's big players
First look at the Airbus A350 XWB. What's all the fuss about?
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First look at the Airbus A350 XWB. What's all the fuss about?

Images, the specs and the troubled history of Airbus' super lightweight plane. Can it take on Boeing and importantly, what does it mean for travelers?
The world's strangest-looking airplane turns 20

The world's strangest-looking airplane turns 20

This aging cargo work whale makes more than 60 flights each week, carrying parts for all of the Airbus programs
2014: The year ahead in air travel

2014: The year ahead in air travel

Seats will get smaller, fees will get higher and company rivalries will get more heated
The airplane of the future

The airplane of the future

How water lilies, slime molds and bird bones could help create the airplanes of tomorrow
Boeing president deems China biggest emerging competitor
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Boeing president deems China biggest emerging competitor

Can China’s narrow-body aircraft C919 rival the Boeing 737 and Airbus A320?
Boeing unveils futuristic 'swallowtail' wingtip for 737 MAX
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Boeing unveils futuristic 'swallowtail' wingtip for 737 MAX

The new design is expected to cut fuel consumption: So who will benefit?
'Zero-G' flights now cheap enough for the public

'Zero-G' flights now cheap enough for the public

Open to the public, seats on Novespace's "zero-gravity" flights cost a relatively reasonable $7,932.
Transparent plane of the future: Airbus reveals 2050 prediction
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Transparent plane of the future: Airbus reveals 2050 prediction

Airbus has unveiled a vision for flight in 40 years' time that includes see-through walls, holographic gaming and morphing seats