Tags: Boeing

China Airlines Finalizes Landmark Order for Up to 24 Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Boeing (NYSE:BA) and China Airlines announced they have finalized an order for up to 24 787 Dreamliners, as the carrier invests in the fuel-efficient widebody to expand passenger and cargo operations. The deal includes a firm order for 16 of the longest range 787-9 with options for eight additional jets, a landmark purchase that will […]

Boeing and Wisk Unveil Concept of Operations for Urban Air Mobility

Boeing and its joint venture partner Wisk today released a roadmap for transitioning to a future where automated and uncrewed aircraft can safely carry passengers and cargo in urban and suburban areas. The concept of operations lays out the technology, regulatory and social recommendations needed to deploy Urban Air Mobility (UAM) in the United States […]

A Private Premium Experience in the Sky: American Airlines Introduces New Flagship Suite® Seats

New premium seats will be available on the airline’s long-haul fleet starting in 2024 Flagship Suite® seats, featuring privacy doors, will be included on all Airbus A321XLR and Boeing 787-9 deliveries beginning in 2024. American will refresh its Boeing 777-300ER fleet with a new luxurious interior, elevating the inflight customer experience on long-haul international routes. […]

Additional Freighter enables Lufthansa Cargo to grow its network to Asia and North America

Winter timetable 2022/2023 includes 78 weekly B777F services • Double capacity to Vietnam: Hanoi as a new destination from the beginning of November 2022 • More weekly flights to Hong Kong, Kansai, Seoul-Incheon, Mexico City, Chicago • Capacity marketing of 16 Boeing 777Fs from end of August, second A321F enters scheduled service on short- and […]

Boeing 787-8 Deliveries to American Airlines Resume

On Aug. 10, American received its first Boeing 787-8 aircraft this year and its first since April 2021. The aircraft, with U.S. Registration No. N880BJ, was delivered from Charleston, South Carolina, and is expected to enter commercial service in the coming weeks. Including this delivery, American currently has 47 active 787 family aircraft in its […]

Boeing Forecasts Demand for 2.1 Million New Commercial Aviation Personnel and Enhanced Training

New Pilot and Technician Outlook (PTO) shows a 3.4% growth from 2021 for forecasted regions. More than half of demand in China, Europe and North America; fastest growing regions are Africa, Southeast and South Asia. Boeing developing digitally enabled competency-based training and assessment solutions focused on safety and quality. Boeing’s  2022 Pilot and Technician Outlook […]

Delta marks fleet, TechOps milestones at Farnborough Air Show

Delta made a splash at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow, a global showcase for the aviation and aerospace industries that features groundbreaking innovation across all aspects of flight.  Delta’s announcement of new state-of-the-art aircraft from Boeing and Airbus, a significant milestone toward the airline’s sustainability goals, as well as a major next-generation engine service agreement […]

Saltchuk Aviation Orders Up to Four Additional 767-300 Boeing Converted Freighters

Image: Boeing Boeing and Saltchuk Aviation today announced the airline group placed an order for up to four more 767-300 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF). The deal includes three firm orders and one option for the efficient medium widebody freighter with the lowest operating costs per trip, and excellent payload and range capability. “We continue to […]

Virgin Atlantic, Corendon Dutch Airlines and Albawings Adopt Boeing’s Digital Sustainability Solutions

Boeing’s Jeppesen FliteDeck Advisor will reduce fuel usage, cut costs and enable real-time flight adjustments and improved efficiencies with Boeing to provide additional digital sustainability applications. FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 20, 2022 — Virgin Atlantic, Corendon Dutch Airlines and Albawings have selected Boeing’s  Jeppesen FliteDeck Advisor (FDA) digital solution to optimize operational efficiency and reduce […]