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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
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
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?
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.
Why Airbus will dominate the Paris Air Show

Why Airbus will dominate the Paris Air Show

Intense ambition and competition get ratcheted up this week at the world's biggest aviation event
Future of flight: Shape-shifting engines and body-heat power

Future of flight: Shape-shifting engines and body-heat power

Future planes could run on batteries, body heat and cow manure, if these ideas from engineers, Airbus and UNESCO come to fruition
Airbus sends first A350 XWB into the sky

Airbus sends first A350 XWB into the sky

Super-efficient plane designed to go head-to-head with rival Boeing's 787 Dreamliner and 777s
Airbus rolls out new wide-body plane

Airbus rolls out new wide-body plane

Painters hard at work on A350 XWB for aircraft's debut
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
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart