TOULOUSE Turboprop maker ATR has completed commercial negotiations with IranAir for the sale of at least 20 aircraft and expects to be able to sign a contract very soon, the head of the Franco-Italian aircraft maker said on Friday.
SEATTLE The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers said it planned to petition on Friday for about 2,850 workers at Boeing Co's assembly plant in South Carolina to vote on union representation.
PARIS Recent production problems at Zodiac Aerospace partially influenced the French seatmaker’s decision to agree to be taken over by aero engines group Safran , a leading Zodiac shareholder said.
JAKARTA Indonesia's anti-corruption agency said on Thursday it was treating the former chief executive of airline PT Garuda Indonesia Tbk as a suspect in a bribery case.
SEATTLE Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc , a major supplier to aircraft maker Boeing Co , is considering outsourcing up to 85 U.S. supply chain jobs, possibly to a company overseas, according to three people familiar with the plan.
SEOUL/WASHINGTON The United States has seen indications that North Korea may be preparing for a new missile test-launch in the coming days or weeks, U.S. officials said on Thursday, in what could be an early test of President-elect Donald Trump's administration.
PARIS French aero engine maker Safran on Thursday launched a $9 billion agreed bid for seats manufacturer Zodiac Aerospace to create the world's third-largest aerospace supplier as the industry bulks up to tackle record high output plans.
DUBLIN Aeromexico expects slower growth this year as a result of the uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's policies as U.S. president, but the airline's finance chief said he was optimistic about Trump's four-year term, which begins on Friday.
BRUSSELS British engineering firm Smiths Group secured EU regulatory approval on Thursday for its planned acquisition of Morpho Detection from France's Safran .
BEIJING China and the United States can resolve any trade disputes through talks, the government said on Thursday, as a Chinese newspaper warned U.S. business could be targets for retaliation in any trade war ushered in by President-elect Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and pledged to end what he called an "American carnage" of rusted factories and crime in an inaugural address that was a populist and nationalist rallying cry. | Video