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Qatar Airways launch customer for Gulfstream G700 business jets

Qatar Airways launch customer for Gulfstream G700 business jets

Qatar Airways, the country's national carrier, is the launch customer for Gulfstream Aerospace's newly introduced G700 series with it placing order for as many as 10 large business jets ...

Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing 737 MAX jets worth $8.8bn

Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing 737 MAX jets worth $8.8bn

Jet Airways, in a filing to the stock exchange late on Tuesday, did not say whether the agreement was a formal order or a non-binding memorandum of understanding.

Airbus planning to cut production of A380 jets

Airbus planning to cut production of A380 jets

The A380 has battled against sluggish sales, squeezed by smaller, more efficient twin-engined jets. Airbus has previously announced plans to lower output to 12 aircraft in 2018 and eight in 2019.

Trump urges cancellation of order for new Air Force One

Trump urges cancellation of order for new Air Force One

President-elect Donald Trump called on Tuesday for the cancellation of a multi-billion dollar Boeing contract to build the next Air Force One, calling the ballooning costs "ridiculous."

Syria, Russia jets step up bombing of Aleppo

Syria, Russia jets step up bombing of Aleppo

Nearly 50 air strikes hit rebel-held areas in and around the Syrian city of Aleppo yesterday in some of the heaviest recent raids