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Civil Aviation

A380 number 100 goes to Malaysia Airlines

altAirbus has delivered its 100th A380 VLA (very large aircraft) to Malaysia Airlines six years after the first production model entered service.

Lufthansa board approves $11.7 bln worth of aircraft orders

altDeutsche Lufthansa AG's supervisory board has approved the purchase of 108 aircraft from Boeing Co and Airbus with a list price of 9 billion euros ($11.7 billion), as it modernises its fleet with more fuel-efficient planes.

Boeing sees 787 airborne in weeks with fortified battery

altBoeing Co said its 787 Dreamliner jets could be airborne within weeks with a fortified power pack that would eliminate the risk of fire, confident the U.S. aviation authority would approve the redesigned battery soon.

Dassault profit climbs on business jet recovery

altFrench aircraft maker Dassault beat 2012 profit expectations, helped by a gradual recovery in the business jet market which it expects to continue this year.

Brazil's Embraer swings to Q4 profit but lags forecasts

altBrazil's Embraer SA the world's third-largest commercial planemaker, swung to a fourth-quarter profit, helped by a more stable exchange rate and government steps to boost local industry although the result lagged forecasts.

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