Aircraft at airport
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The Latin and Caribbean Air Transport Association’s (ALTA) highlighted Mexico’s air connectivity. This and more in the weekly roundup.
Qatar
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While Airbus faces a US$2 billion court battle with Qatar Airways, Boeing 787 Dreamliner jets operators have reported paint peeling issues.
China Airshow
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The China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition kicked off with the local planemaker COMAC confirming 330 new orders for jets.
Airbus A350
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Airbus and Boeing’s latest commercial aviation battle involves large cabins where comfort meets low cost.
AMLO
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President López Obrador insisted on the possibility of opening Mexican aviation to foreign carriers, aiming to increase competition and reduce prices.
AICM
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In May 2021, the FAA downgraded Mexico’s safety rating to Category 2. Restoration of Category 1 is not coming soon, says CANAEREO.
Interjet Hangar
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A court ruled that Interjet must pay over MX$2 billion, so its union urged SEDENA to buy the airline’s assets. This and more in the weekly roundup.
View of Earth from orbit
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The Mexican Space Agency, UNAM and NASA reached an agreement to develop the AztechSat Constellation project. This and more in the weekly roundup.
Airplane
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Mexican universities will collaborate with AEM and NASA, while Bombardier will expand operations in Queretaro. This and more in the weekly roundup.
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