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Chinese Airlines ordered 59 B787 Dreamliners

Oct 12, 2011 BEIJING — Boeing on Tuesday officially opened a Beijing-based service center dedicated to China as it looks to stay competitive in one of the world's fastest-growing aviation markets. The new service center, Boeing executives said, is another sign of commitment to China—a booming commercial aircraft ... Read more

PW1200G in test stand

Oct 03, 2011 WEST PALM BEACH – Ground testing of Pratt & Whitney’s first PW1200G family engine – the PW1217G engine for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) – recently concluded. The engine, the first of an eight-engine validation and certification program, completed more than 300 hours ... Read more

Dreamliner delivered on a rainy day in Everett

Sep 26, 2011 EVERETT - The world’s first passenger-ready Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliner was delivered to Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways on a rainy and blustery day at Boeing’s facilities in Everett, Wash. A crowd of about 500 people, made up of employees, local politicians and ... Read more

737-8

Sep 01, 2011 SEATTLE - The Boeing Company's board of directors has approved the launch of the new engine variant of the market-leading 737, based on order commitments for 496 airplanes from five airlines and a strong business case.   "The re-engined 737 will allow Boeing to continue to deliver the most fuel efficient, most capable airplane with the lowest operating costs in the single-aisle market," said Boeing Commercial Airplanes President and CEO Jim ... Read more

Armavia Superjet 100

Aug 21, 2011 MOSCOW - Deals signed during the international air show MAKS have surpassed the event’s previous record of $10 billion. The Sukhoi Superjet 100, a joint project between Russia and France, hits the best-seller list. Jet engines have been roaring over Moscow for the past few ... Read more

First 787 in New ANA livery

Aug 07, 2011 EVERETT - The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner that will enter into service with launch customer ANA rolled out of the paint hangar this Saturday. The airplane bears a special livery signifying the core element's of ANA's service brand – innovation, uniqueness and the inspiration of Japan. ... Read more

Xiamen Airlines 737-700

Aug 03, 2011 SEATTLE - Boeing has reached a major milestone with Xiamen Airlines by delivering a Next-Generation 737-700. This is the 50th directly ordered Boeing airplane delivered to Xiamen Airlines and incorporates both the High-Altitude/High-Temperature Airport Operations Feature Package and the new Boeing Sky Interior. China is one of the ... Read more

CS300 in Korean Air livery

Jul 29, 2011 TORONTO - Bombardier announced today that the Letter of Intent (LOI) from Korean Air signed on June 21 at the 2011 Paris Air Show to acquire 10 CS300 airliners has now been converted into a firm order. The transaction also includes options on 10 CS300 aircraft and purchase rights for ... Read more

A330-300 in Iberia livery

Jul 26, 2011 TOULOUSE - IAG has today confirmed the firm order of eight of Airbus’ eco-efficient A330 Family aircraft for Iberia’s fleet following the preliminary Memorandum of Understanding signed earlier this year. The A330 will be Iberia’s only twin engine wide body aircraft, and will fit perfectly into ... Read more

American Airlines 737 at Boeing Delivery Center

Jul 19, 2011 CHICAGO - The Chicago Tribune is reporting that Boeing, scrambling to rescue a potential $20 billion airplane order from American Airlines parent AMR Corp., has offered to put a new engine in the current version of its 737, retreating from a more ambitious desire to redesign its ... Read more

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