Aviation

Boeing, Northrop to join White House-backed manufacturing programme
The voluntary programme, unveiled by President Joe Biden in May, seeks to boost suppliers' use of additive manufacturing
Air Canada to operate at 79% of pre-pandemic capacity
Canada's largest carrier has wrestled with complaints over delayed and cancelled flights, but said in a statement it saw improvements in baggage handling
Dubai airport sees passenger travel surge
The Middle East hub could see monthly passenger traffic return to pre-pandemic levels in the latter half of next year, the operator of Dubai International Airport says
American Airlines bets on supersonic travel with Boom jet deal
Boom's four-engine Overture jet can fly people from Miami to London in just under five hours, cutting the flight time between the cities by about half
Potential hack for some Boeing planes fixed
The digital vulnerability in some Boeing Co aircraft could have allowed malicious hackers to modify data and cause pilots to make dangerous miscalculations
Travellers advised to arrive at Dhaka airport early
Work on a BRTA bus project in the area has narrowed the road and is leading to congestion on a regular basis, traffic police say
Russia starts stripping jetliners for parts as sanctions bite
Russian-assembled Sukhoi Superjets are heavily dependent on foreign parts. An engine has already been removed from one Superjet to allow another continue flying
Stuck plane towed away from Dhaka airport runway
The Qatar Airways pilot requested assistance after landing
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