German company Lufthansa Technik has received an engine maintenance contract from South African airline Mango Airlines.
UK-based aerospace group Meggitt has unveiled its plans to build a new facility in the West Midlands with a £130m investment.
Singapore-based firm ST Aerospace has agreed to provide component maintenance-by-the-hour (MBH) support for Gulf Air’s new fleet of Boeing 787 aircraft for 15 years.
Kuwait-based aircraft-leasing company ALAFCO has finalised a $2.2bn order with The Boeing Company to buy up to 40 737 MAX single-aisle aircraft.
CFM International has signed a nine-year agreement worth $500m with Alaska Airlines for the maintenance of 128 CFM56-7B engines installed aboard the latter's Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 aircraft fleet.
Civil rights group the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has issued a travel advisory asking African-American passengers not to travel on flights operated by American Airlines.
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has finalised a $13.8bn order with Boeing to purchase 39 aircraft, comprising 20 777-9s and 19 787-10 Dreamliners.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has signed an agreement to reduce the wing production costs for Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner that are currently being manufactured at MHI’s factory in Nagoya, Japan.
Nasa has awarded a contract to Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) for the launch of the Sentinel-6A mission, which is expected to take place in November 2020.
Hawaii Island Air has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to continue operations amid legal challenges posed by the lessors of its aircraft fleet.