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  • Asiana changing pilot training after US crash Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 5:18 PM ET
    The wrecked fuselage of Asiana Airlines flight 214 sits in a storage area at San Francisco International Airport, July 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

    Executives of South Korea's Asiana Airlines say they're altering its pilot training program after a deadly July plane crash in San Francisco.

  • Feb 10- Southwest Airlines is looking for opportunities to add service in markets where other merged carriers have scaled back, the budget carrier's Chairman and Chief Executive Gary Kelly said on Monday.

  • Why Boeing CEO deserves a spot on the A-list Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 8:08 AM ET
    Jim McNerney, president and CEO of The Boeing Company on Mad Money.

    If we're picking the most influential leaders of the past 25 years, we have to include Boeing CEO Jim McNerney, says CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 10- Singapore Airlines has begun weighing a potential order for dozens of wide-body jets as it compares Boeing's revamped 777 X against Europe's Airbus A350, three sources familiar with the matter said.

  • Pilots often head to wrong airports, reports show Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 6:04 AM ET

    Do you know the way to San Jose? Quite a few airline pilots apparently don't.

  • Asiana seeks cockpit culture change after crash Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:43 AM ET
    The wrecked fuselage of Asiana Airlines flight 214 sits in a storage area at San Francisco International Airport, July 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

    Asiana Airlines is changing its pilot training in a bid to change a culture that investigators said may have been a factor in a San Francisco crash.

  • LONDON, Feb 9- Severe flooding and landslips have completely cut off rail routes to large parts of south west of England as storms continue to batter southern Britain. Further flooding and landslips have now cut off all rail links to Devon and Cornwall.

  • *AirAsia and Lion Air in race to order fuel efficient planes. SINGAPORE, Feb 9- Low-cost carriers are flying high in Southeast Asia on the back of sharp growth in air travel, but as hundreds of new jets swarm into the region concerns are rising about its ability to absorb the record numbers of planes on order.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 9- Myanma Airways is set to order up to a dozen Boeing 737 jets on lease in what appears to be the largest single fleet expansion in Myanmar as the country opens up to business and tourism, aviation industry sources said.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 9- Myanma Airways is set to order up to a dozen Boeing 737 jets on lease in what could be the largest single fleet expansion as Myanmar opens up its aviation market, aviation industry sources said.

  • United reaches deal to avoid employee furloughs Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 6:26 PM ET
    United Airlines planes at San Francisco International Airport

    United Airlines reached an agreement on Friday with the Association of Flight Attendants to avoid 688 involuntary furloughs at the airline.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 7- The U.S. Postal Service narrowed losses in its latest quarter, as a surge in online shopping and package delivery boosted revenues during the busy holiday season. The Postal Service has been grappling with tumbling mail volumes as Americans communicate more online, and as massive payments for its future retirees' health benefits take a toll.

  • Online shoppers help cut Postal Service loss Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    The U.S. Postal Service narrowed its losses in its first quarter that ended December as a surge in online shopping and package delivery boosted its revenues.

  • A Chicago seat maker's quest for skilled workers Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 11:20 AM ET
    Freedman Seating Company, Chicago.

    Freedman Seating is among the U.S. manufacturers that struggle to find skilled workers to meet demand.

  • The Postal Service has been grappling with tumbling mail volumes as Americans communicate more online, and struggles under the weight of massive required payments for future retiree health benefits. A 2006 law requires the Postal Service to fund 75 years worth of its future retirees' healthcare by 2016..

  • FRANKFURT, Feb 7- Germany's Lufthansa has picked Carsten Spohr as its new chief executive, naming a company veteran to lead the battle against low-cost carriers and fast-growing Gulf airlines.

  • Arms race on again as Middle East and Asia jostle Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 9:35 AM ET

    Defense spending around the world is expected to rise for the first time since 2009 in 2014, as Asian and Middle Eastern countries buy up weapons.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 7- Ethiopian Airlines is in preliminary talks with Boeing that could lead to an order for 10 of the U.S. planemaker's latest model, the 777 X, the airline's chief executive said. "We are discussing with Boeing for about 10 777 X," he added- a deal potentially worth $3.8 billion at list prices.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 7- Ethiopian Airlines is in preliminary talks with Boeing that could lead to an order for 10 of the U.S. planemaker's latest model, the 777 X, the airline's chief executive said. "We are discussing with Boeing for about 10 777 X," he added- a deal potentially worth $3.8 billion at list prices.

  • Vietnamese, Indian and Thai carriers will place orders for over 100 Airbus or Boeing passenger jets worth $12 billion at list prices, industry officials say. Malaysian Airlines could also place an order for Airbus long-haul and medium-haul jets.

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