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Volume 25, Number 27c
July 6, 2018
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Boeing And Embraer Announce Strategic Partnership
Kate O'Connor
Aircraft manufacturers Boeing and Embraer announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a strategic partnership on Thursday. According to the announcement, the joint venture will align Brazil-based Embraer’s commercial aircraft and services business with Boeing’s commercial development, production, marketing and lifecycle services operations.

“By forging this strategic partnership, we will be ideally positioned to generate significant value for both companies’ customers, employees and shareholders – and for Brazil and the United States,” said Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg.

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FAA Decides Not To Regulate Airline Seat Size
Kate O'Connor
The FAA is sticking to its decision that there is no safety reason for the agency to regulate airline seat size, according to a letter published by the agency on Monday.
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Transatlantic Homebuilt
Mark Albery
Flying an RV-8 from Los Angeles, California to Oxfordshire, England in 19 days may strike many as an adventure of a lifetime. For me, the 7,000-n.m. trip was my way to return home.
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Envoy Announces Partnership With ATP Flight School
Kate O'Connor
American Airlines subsidiary Envoy Air has announced the signing of an agreement with ATP Flight School to make ATP an official Envoy Cadet partner.
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CAFE Symposium To Highlight Innovation
Mary Grady
Registration is now open for the CAFE Electric Aircraft Symposium 2018, which returns to the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, July 21 and 22.
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Not Doing The Lindy Hop
Paul Berge
Wherein our blogger visits the town where Lindbergh's magnetos were made.
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Picture of the Week, July 5, 2018
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels fly in formation. Photo by U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy Schumaker.
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More Oshkosh Events Announced
Kate O'Connor
With EAA AirVenture around the corner, more events have been announced for this year’s get-together in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, including new airshow performances, vintage and cutting-edge displays and an NTSB discussion panel.
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