Aviation

July 17, 2014

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Air Algeria Orders 2 Boeing 737-700C

Air Algerie has ordered two medium-haul Boeing 737-700C, announced Wednesday the two groups at Farnborough Airshow near London.


These two aircrafts, valued at list price of 152 million dollars, are part of the 737 family but are a special category, called "convertible" for use in passenger or cargo mode.


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July 17, 2014

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21st Century Fox Confirms Proposal to Combine with Time Warner Inc.

21st Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX) today issued the following statement confirming press reports that it made a proposal to combine with Time Warner Inc.:


“21st Century Fox can confirm that we made a formal proposal to Time Warner last month to combine the two companies. The Time Warner Board of Directors declined to pursue our proposal. We are not currently in any"...

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July 17, 2014

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Turkish Airlines Named ‘Best Airline in Europe’ for Fourth Consecutive Year at 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards

Farnborough International Airshow 2014

Turkish Airlines, which flies to 257 destinations worldwide, in 107 countries, more than any other airline, was recognized at the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards, and announced today at the Farnborough Airshow as the "Best Airline in Europe" for the fourth year in a row. More than 18 million air travelers voted, making Turkish Airlines the only airline in the world to win this accolade in four consecutive years. The airline also won “Best Airline in"......

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July 15, 2014

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SMBC Aviation Capital Orders 115 Airbus Aircraft in $11.8bn Deal

SMBC Aviation Capital, the world’s third largest aircraft lessor, announces that it has placed a firm order with Airbus for 110 A320neo aircraft and five A320ceo aircraft in a deal worth around $11.8bn at list prices.


The deal is the largest single-aisle aircraft order ever placed by a lessor and the largest aircraft order of any kind by a Japanese-owned lessor. As"...

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