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Boeing delivered its first 737-9 MAX 9 aircraft

The airline Lion Air was the first to receive the aircraft. Boeing and Lion Air today celebrated the first delivery of the Boeing 737-9 MAX 9. The new aircraft, with a capacity of up to 220 passengers and a range of 3,550 nautical miles (6,574 kilometers), will allow the Asian airline based in Indonesia, increase its network of destinations and launch more international routes. The new 737-9 MAX 9 has three additional rows of seats compared to the 737 MAX 8, providing greater capacity and profitability on the routes. Lion…

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US military helicopter occupants die when crashing in Iraq

The tragedy happened yesterday afternoon in the west of the country, apparently because of a technical failure. All the occupants of a US military helicopter died yesterday afternoon in an accident in the Al Qaim district, near the border with Syria, in western Iraq. The aircraft HH-60 Pave Hawk led the international coalition in the anti-jihadist struggle and for an apparent technical failure crashed to the ground at 18:45 local time (15:45 GMT). The seven occupants of the military helicopter died on the site. A statement issued by the operations…

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India will need 1,750 new aircraft in the next 20 years

The figures come from a forecast published by Airbus for the Asian country. The European manufacturer Airbus has released the figures based on a forecast on the development of the aeronautical market in India in the next 20 years. The Asian country will need 1,759 new aircraft to meet the growing demand for passengers and cargo, of which about 1,320 would be narrow-bodied aircraft and 430 wide-body aircraft, all valued at 255 billion dollars. A rapid expansion in the country’s economy and urbanization, together with improvements in salaries, quality of…

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Mexico releases Voom, the “Uber” of the helicopters

The capital of the North American country is the second city in the world to have the service. Airbus Helicopters created the service of helicopters on demand Voom some time ago, the service was already implemented in the Brazilian city of São Paulo, where it transported more than 3,000 passengers to date. On March 8, Voom began its operations in Mexico City, making this city the second in the world to have the service. Voom, which works similar to the service provided by Uber or Cabify in automobiles, will allow…

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