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Inauguration day: Biden lands in private jet, security tightened

President-elect Joe Biden lands in Washington D.C. in a private jet ahead of the inauguration ceremony....


Trump adds COMAC to US investment blacklist

On January 14, 2021, the Trump administration imposed an investment ban on COMAC, due to the alleged ties to the Chinese military....


FAA Trump appointees resign after Capitol riot

In response to the riot that erupted in the US Capitol, all Trump appointees at the Federal Aviation Administration will resign on January 11, 2021. ...


Trump’s presidential departure on flight to Scotland?

As the inauguration of newly-elected president Joe Biden approaches, Donald Trump might be planning a runaway flight to Scotland on the official US aircraft. ...


Trump signs relief bill: $15 billion aid for US airlines

On December 27, 2020, the US president Donald Trump signed the $900 billion stimulus package that would provide US airlines with a $15 billion state aid. ...


Air Force One, the flying White House

If there is one aircraft as famous as the Pope, one name as recognizable as Coca Cola in the aviation world, it is the Air Force One. The sole mention of this plane is enough for most people to see its light blue, white and gold livery. Get to know the rock star of airplanes....


US lawmakers seek to block Trump’s plans for Air Force One livery

U.S. President Donald Trump is eager to move ahead with his plans to change the iconic livery on Air Force One jets from the Kennedy-era blue-and-white palette to a more patriotic paint scheme of red, white and blue. House defense lawmakers, however, are not that thrilled. In a move to prevent the president from repainting the plane, a House panel has drafted legislation to have the Congress block Trump’s intentions....


Trump advises Boeing to rebrand 737 MAX

The United States president Donald Trump took to Twitter to offer Boeing some advice regarding the ongoing 737 MAX crisis. The president urged the manufacturer to upgrade the planes, install new features before rebranding the now-notorious planes....


Trump signs five-year plan of the FAA

With a five-year financing scheme − the most extensive since the 1980s − as well as provisions related to passengers protection, air regulation and safe operation of drones, the president of the United States Donald Trump signed the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2018.  ...


ATR delivers 5 aircraft to Iran Air day before US sanctions

Franco-Italian plane maker ATR managed to deliver five aircraft to Iran Air on August 5, 2018, a mere day before new American sanctions take effect....