BRASILIA, Feb 27- Brazil is hoping to sell its upcoming KC-390 military cargo plane to Sweden as part of a $4.5 billion deal to buy 36 Gripen fighter jets made by Swedish company Saab AB. Embraer's new jet is set for its first flight by the end of the year and has received early commitments for orders from Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile.» Read More
BEIJING/ HONG KONG, Feb 25- China's corporate debt has hit record levels and is likely to accelerate a wave of domestic restructuring and trigger more defaults, as credit repayment problems rise.
*Cosan's Rumo would name most of the board, have control. The planned takeover, which Cosan officials expect ALL's board and shareholders to approve, would create a new logistical giant in a country where access to cheap transportation infrastructure comes at a premium.
Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-founder & Chairman, Executive Committee at GLP, explains why he doesn't anticipate regulatory hurdles from a $2.5 billion investment from a consortium of Chinese investors.
Airlines have made great strides in in-flight entertainment over the past two decades, and it's about to get even better.
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) is set to emerge as a serious competitor in the commercial aviation market over the next 20 years.
While Asia may be seeing growth, private jet manufactures are turning to the U.S. to drive big orders as the world's largest economy recovers.
As competition between budget airlines heats up, the appeal in going low-cost for the long-haul appears to be growing.
China's decision to open up its skies could be a “game changing” move for low-cost carriers, Honeywell Aerospace said on Tuesday.
A fresh fleet of fuel-efficient Boeing 787s will be a "game-changer" for Singapore Airlines' budget carrier Scoot, the firm's CEO told CNBC.
A "pivot" or emphasis on Asia in U.S. foreign policy is not about containing China, speakers at an Asia-Pacific Security Conference said on Monday.
With emerging markets slowing and low-cost carriers adding capacity at a rapid pace, the aviation sector risks overcapacity, warns Garuda's CEO.
With Singapore's strategic position, both regionally and as a brand, Asia's largest airshow next week is set to highlight Asia's growth potential.
Southeast Asia's low-cost carriers are flying high with growth in air travel, but concerns are rising about its ability to absorb record plane orders.
Singapore, one of Asia's smallest countries thinks big when it comes to defense.
Weakness in air cargo markets remains the biggest worry for airlines despite some evidence of recovery in 2013.
With India set to welcome at least two new airlines this year, the country's aviation sector may be on the brink of a bitter war, say analysts.
Airbus is exploring ways to improve A380's sales after receiving a crucial signal from at least one of its engine makers, industry sources said.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Jan 12- Orbital Sciences Corp, one of two companies hired by U.S. space agency NASA to make supply runs to the International Space Station, delivered its first cargo ship on Sunday, a NASA TV broadcast showed.
WASHINGTON, Jan 6- The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday issued a rare emergency order aimed at blocking the illegal re-export of two large, used U.S.-built commercial jet engines to Iran by a company based in Turkey.
Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research at Credit Suisse expects low cost carriers to suffer overcapacity this year and says investors would do better to look to premium airlines.