Boeing, UPS Announce Order for 14 747-8 Freighters

EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 27, 2016 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and UPS [NYSE: UPS] today announced an order for 14 747-8 Freighters. The agreement also includes an option to purchase an additional 14 of the cargo airplanes. “These aircraft are a strategic investment for increased capacity for UPS customers around the globe,” said Brendan Canavan, president, … [Read more…]

Boeing, Mauritania Airlines Finalize Order for One Next-Generation 737-800

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania, Aug.8, 2016 – Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Mauritania Airlines have finalized an order for one Next-Generation 737-800 airplane, valued at $96 million at current list prices. “The Boeing 737 is the backbone of Mauritania Airlines fleet because of its efficiency and superior operating economics,” said Mohamed Radhy Bennahi, chief executive officer of Mauritania Airlines. … [Read more…]

Boeing, Air Europa Celebrate Delivery of the Airline’s First 787 Dreamliner

Carrier is first Spanish operator to fly 787 Airplane will grow Air Europa’s network, open new routes to South America MADRID, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA], Air Europa and SMBC Aviation Capital are celebrating the delivery of the carrier’s first Boeing 787 Dreamliner today. Air Europa leased its first 787 through an agreement … [Read more…]

Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Begins Major Assembly

 Major assembly of the first Boeing (NYSE: BA) 787-10 Dreamliner is underway, the latest major milestone in the development of the newest member of the super-efficient 787 family. Pictured here, Boeing partner Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. began installing the circular frames into the midforward section of the fuselage on March 14, a full two weeks ahead … [Read more…]

Boeing Delivers First 787 Dreamliner to Saudia

Celebration marks another triple delivery to airline Dreamliner fleet continues to grow in the Middle East EVERETT, Wash., Feb. 2, 2016 /– Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Saudia, Saudi Arabia’s national airline, today celebrated the triple delivery of two Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and a 777-300ER (Extended Range). A third Dreamliner will be delivered to Saudia within the next week. … [Read more…]

First Boeing 737-800 Aircraft Unveiled In Tigerair Australia Livery- Three B737 Aircraft To Be Based In Victoria Announced Today

– Three Boeing 737-800 aircraft joining the Tigerair Australia fleet will be based at Melbourne Airport to facilitate the airline’s first international short haul services (to Bali) commencing 23 March.* – New services to Bali from Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide, provide over 2,500 additional seats weekly through Melbourne Airport. – Over 100 jobs recruited in … [Read more…]