First 787-9 Dreamliner Features New Boeing Livery

July 29, 2013 0

  Aircraft manufacturer Boeing is making progress with its first 787-9 Dreamliner, most recently painting it in the new Boeing Commercial Airplanes livery. The refreshed look for the Boeing family began with the 747-8 and […]


Boeing Completes 787 Battery Certification Testing

April 8, 2013 0

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing completed a 787 certification demonstration flight on Friday (April 5) on line number 86, a production aircraft built for LOT Polish Airlines.  The flight marked the final certification test for the new […]


IAG Releases Long-Haul Fleet Orders

April 4, 2013 0

Owner of British Airways (BA) and Iberia, International Airlines Group (IAG), has reached agreement with aircraft manufacturer Boeing for new long-haul aircraft for the group’s fleet, subject to approval by IAG shareholders. It plans to […]

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Atlas Air Receives Eighth 747-8 Freighter

April 3, 2013 0

Atlas Air has taken delivery of its eighth Boeing 747-8 Freighter. Pursuant to a letter of intent with an undisclosed customer, the aircraft is expected to enter aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) service during […]


Boeing Delivers 1,000th Aircraft to China

April 2, 2013 0

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing and China Eastern Airlines have celebrated the delivery of the 1,000th Boeing aeroplane for China.  Boeing forecasts that China will need 5,260 new aircraft, valued at US$670 billion, in the next 20 […]


Ryanair Orders 175 Next-Generation 737s

March 19, 2013 0

Ryanair has ordered 175 Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft, worth $15.6 billion at list prices. The order will increase Ryanair’s fleet to 400, and the carrier expects to serve more than 100 million passengers a year […]

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Cathay Pacific Orders Three 747-8 Freighters

March 5, 2013 0

Cathay Pacific Airways has ordered three Boeing 747-8 Freighter aircraft, increasing its fleet of the type to 13.  The order, valued at $1 billion at list prices, also includes options for five additional 777 Freighters. […]


Boeing Offers 787 Plan

February 25, 2013 0

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing has offered the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) a suggested solution to fix the 787 Dreamliner aircraft’s battery problems. The worldwide fleet of 50 Dreamliners was grounded in January, following an emergency […]