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Russia, Saudi Arabia to ink US$700 mil deal on aircraft leasing

Rail, petrochemical agreements are also expected to be signed during Vladimir Putin's visit.

Malindo Air flight suffers technical glitch, lands safely in Langkawi

The ATR 72-600 aircraft was carrying 61 passengers and five crew.

Putrajaya buys surveillance aircraft to map Sarawak forests, wildlife

Minister says the RM35 million aircraft is part of Putrajaya's effort to protect forests and wildlife in the country.

Boeing CEO still expects 737 MAX to be cleared to fly...

Boeing has been working closely with the FAA and other bodies on a software fix to address a problem with a flight handling system tied to both the Lion Air and Ethiopian Airlines crashes.

Selangor in talks with Airbus to set up SEA’s first aircraft...

Discussions are expected to take between 6 and 8 months.

‘Thrust reverser’ broken on plane that slid into Florida river

The failure of the left-hand 'thrust reverser' on the Boeing 737-800 is one of the factors investigators are looking at.

‘We hit something’ – pilot unaware of crash after landing clearance...

Preliminary report shows control tower gave the go-ahead for pilot to land.

Boeing 737 MAX training changes deemed suitable

Boeing has been working on a software fix for its anti-stall system following crashes in Ethiopia last month and Indonesia in October.

Putrajaya to buy maritime patrol aircraft after all

Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu says the purchase is being discussed with the finance ministry.

At Lima ’19, a US Air Force behemoth draws the crowds

The United States Air Force's Boeing C-17 Globemaster III, which can be seen in Hollywood movies, can transport anything from military assets, cargo to hundreds of people.

No plans yet to buy jets from China, says Dr M

The prime minister says it was only a suggestion and that Malaysia might not buy any jets at all.

India’s own Tejas light fighter jet on show at Lima

Two of the light combat aircraft will put on aerobatic displays while a navy corvette is also coming for the defence show

New Bell & Ross wristwatch arrives with just 999 pieces

The BR03-92 Bi-Compass is a truly unique and stylish wristwatch that comes with ultra-clear legibility and is dynamically unique like all other Bell & Ross watches.

You will soon be able to give a lift to your...

Furniture constructed from parts of a decommissioned A380 could add the touch of class you are looking for.

Airbus pulling out all stops to hit 800-jet delivery target

The Boeing Co. rival is maximising efforts to meet its target, which requires it to hand over at least 127 aircraft to customers in December.

Airbus wins December deliveries some breathing room after busy November

Airbus has been struggling to keep its own deliveries on track this year due to a combination of engine delays and industrial problems.

Crash kills US Marine; teams search for 5 in sea near...

Japanese and American officials said they had so far found two of the seven Marines who had been aboard an F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet and a KC-130 Hercules.

Emirates seeks Rolls-Royce A380 engine deal, nothing finalised

The fate of a lifeline order of the aircraft has been widely questioned.

One dead, 18 injured as plane catches fire in Russia

The Boeing 737 flying from Moscow overshot a runway as it attempted to land in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi, damaged a wing and caught fire.

Malaysia Airlines records stable Q2 performance

Airline is facing escalating fuel prices, industry-wide overcapacity and pilot shortages.

Surge in Q2 profit masks underlying challenges for AirAsia

AirAsia plans to add five more aircraft to its fleet through operating leases in the second half of 2018 and deploy them to AirAsia X Malaysia and AirAsia X Thailand, it said in a statement.

Tajik or Russian plane bombs Afghan border area, six dead

Cross-border clashes are rare on Afghanistan's border with Tajikistan, compared, for example, with fighting along Afghanistan's eastern border with Pakistan.

Kiwi man who tried to open plane door in midair fined...

The restaurant manager was charged with endangering a Malaysia Airlines plane flying from Auckland to KLIA on Aug 12.

Plane carrying 9 people missing in eastern Indonesia

The Swiss-made Pilatus aircraft lost contact with air traffic control during what was supposed to be a flight of around 40 minutes in remote Papua province.