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    1. November 24, 2014

      United Technologies chief executive steps down without any explanation

      The chief executive of United Technologies – the US manufacturer of Pratt & Whitney jet engines and Sikorsky helicopters –...

    2. November 17, 2014

      Faster is the focus for Gulfstream

      Speed sells. At least that is what Gulfstream is counting on with its latest family of business jets. The G500 and G600,...

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    1. beyondbrics

      November 3, 2014

      Chinese consortium wins Mexico bullet train bid

      Mexico, which battles for manufacturing competitiveness against China, is getting its first high-speed rail network – to be...

    2. October 20, 2014

      Larger aeroplanes still dominate business skies

      Midsize jets are still losing out to larger jets, which are going to continue to dominate the business aviation market,...

    3. October 19, 2014

      Japan rolls out first commercial jet in half a century

      Japan has launched its first commercial jet in half a century, touting the sleek aircraft as the culmination of the...

    4. September 17, 2014

      Flybe reconfigures its fleet by leasing smaller aircraft

      Flybe is to cancel most of an order for Embraer passenger jets and instead lease smaller Bombardier aircraft, in changes...

    5. July 20, 2014

      Alstom plays down added layer of complexity in deal with GE

      It was not the deal Patrick Kron wanted. The chief executive of French industrial champion Alstom had planned a clean...

    6. July 16, 2014

      The price of innovation is too high in aerospace

      The longest line at the Farnborough International Airshow this week was for a model aircraft. In the absence of the F-35...

    7. July 14, 2014

      Test site highlights engine battle

      At the top of a hill near the village of Peebles, Ohio, stands an extraordinary apparatus, its face made up of pipes that...

    8. July 13, 2014

      Too early for Bombardier to celebrate over future of CSeries airliner

      Two events in the past year at a cargo airport near Montreal could prove decisive to the success or failure of Bombardier’s...

    9. May 30, 2014

      Engine incident blow for Bombardier

      Bombardier’s effort to develop a revolutionary midsize jet suffered a severe setback after one of its new C Series aircraft...

    10. May 21, 2014

      New French trains too big for stations

      French railway bosses have been forced to admit an embarrassing error that led to hundreds of new passenger trains ordered...

    11. May 16, 2014

      China CNR raises $1.2bn with Hong Kong listing

      Trainmaker CNR Corp has raised $1.2bn from its Hong Kong listing, the largest initial public offering in the city from a...

    12. March 20, 2014

      Hitachi relocation set to revive UK rail industry, says official

      Hitachi’s decision to make London the headquarters of its global train business could signal the start of a UK rail industry...

    13. March 17, 2014

      GE, Bombardier and China groups win $4.7bn Transnet contract

      South Africa has awarded a $4.7bn contract to build more than a thousand freight locomotives to four groups, including...

    14. February 27, 2014

      Bombardier charges into electric buses

      Bombardier is aiming to break into the bus market this year by securing its first order for a wireless system it has...

    15. February 19, 2014

      A breath of Canadian air freshens fusty Britain

      Talk of the “Carney effect” has become almost trite in the City of London in recent months. Each sign of economic recovery...

    16. February 13, 2014

      Derby train maker adds Crossrail to birthday bash

      A £1bn order to build trains for London’s Crossrail line is a timely present for Bombardier’s Derby factory as it celebrates...

    17. FT Alphaville

      February 6, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Lary Fink is relaxed. Co-founder Jason Gissing has offered a view on the much hyped...

    18. February 6, 2014

      Bombardier wins £1bn Crossrail contract

      Bombardier has won a £1bn contract to supply the trains for Crossrail, London’s new east-west rail line, throwing a lifeline...

    19. January 8, 2014

      Electric bus trial to test limits of wireless technology

      A fleet of wirelessly charged electric buses took to the roads of Milton Keynes on Thursday in a trial designed to show that...

    20. December 31, 2013

      Bombardier to leave deal with Underground

      Bombardier, the Canadian engineering multinational, has lost a £354m contract to overhaul the signalling on some of the...

    21. beyondbrics

      December 23, 2013

      Uruguay loses finance minister in year-end dampener

      It had all been going so well for Uruguay’s president, José “Pepe” Mujica. The passing of a groundbreaking law this month...

    22. December 2, 2013

      Bronx train reveals speeds of 82mph in 30mph area before crash

      US crash investigators on Monday shone the spotlight on the actions of the driver of the train that crashed in The Bronx on...

    23. December 1, 2013

      Rail operator’s record in the spotlight

      As investigators search for the reasons why a commuter train skidded off the tracks in New York on Sunday morning, they will...

    24. November 24, 2013

      Bombardier bullish about C-series orders despite poor take-up

      Bombardier’s ambitious plan to break the duopoly of Airbus and Boeing in the market for large jets will succeed despite the...

    25. October 25, 2013

      Smaller jets approach end of turbulence

      Sales of large-cabin, long-range business aircraft continue to outpace those of their smaller cousins, according to the...

    26. October 22, 2013

      Technology: Engine innovations power fuel efficiency

      When Canada’s Bombardier finally staged the maiden flight of its C Series commercial jet on September 16, few of the...

    27. September 23, 2013

      Questions over BlackBerry jet purchase

      BlackBerry executives spent several million dollars to buy a private jet for the company earlier this year, just months...

    28. September 19, 2013

      Pratt and Rolls abandon plan for aircraft engine partnership

      Two of the biggest forces in commercial aircraft engines will have to continue to work independently after regulatory...

    29. September 19, 2013

      London City Airport seeks taxi lane boost

      London City airport on Thursday outlined plans to double its passengers over the next decade, by constructing facilities...

    30. September 18, 2013

      Abertis takes the high road to Brazil

      When Abertis, the world’s biggest toll road operator, held an international investor meeting in Rio de Janeiro last week,...

    31. September 17, 2013

      Porvair shares rise after earnings upgrade

      Shares in Porvair continued their upward trajectory after the maker of coolant and fuel filters for commercial aircraft...

    32. September 16, 2013

      Maiden flight key step for Bombardier

      Canada’s Bombardier on Monday took a key step forward in its ambitious plan to challenge the duopoly of Boeing and Airbus in...

    33. September 9, 2013

      Leaders seek to end Brazilians’ love affair with the car

      For the past two years, a strange process has been unfolding in the eastern suburbs of São Paulo. At quiet times of night,...

    34. FT Alphaville

      July 16, 2013

      The 6am Cut London

      Asian stocks rose for the first time in three days as Citigroup’s earnings yesterday raised expectations ahead of another 76...

    35. July 16, 2013

      Brazil casts net over transport groups in cartel probe

      Siemens, France’s Alstom and other global engineering companies have been drawn into an investigation by Brazilian...

    36. July 12, 2013

      Moya Greene, Royal Mail’s modernising chief

      There have been many forceful characters in the 500-year history of the Royal Mail, the British institution that taught the...

    37. July 7, 2013

      Airbus wary of triggering a price war with Boeing

      Airbus is seeking to reduce the risk of a protracted price war with Boeing by openly declaring it will not attempt to...

    38. July 5, 2013

      Siemens pulls out of UK Crossrail battle

      Siemens has pulled out of the bidding for a £1bn Crossrail contract, boosting the hopes of Bombardier, the owner of the UK’s...

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