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First Boeing 787 Delivered to WestJet

WestJet has today welcomed their first Boeing 787 Dreamliner to their fleet and operations. The 787s will be used for the long term expansion of Westjet. They will be placed on international routes to the likes of London Gatwick, Dublin…

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Airbus and Boeing Results for 2018

How did Airbus and Boeing perform in 2018? Airbus and Boeing both experienced a busy 2018. The year was full of orders and also deliveries. However, the two manufacturers also saw a number of supply chain problems, limitng their deliveries. So,…

Boeing and Embraer Deal Approved by Brazilian Government

The Boeing and Embraer partnership has today been approved by the Brazilian Government, who only weeks prior to this announcement put the deal on hold casting an element of doubt on whether the partnership would go through. The new strategic…

United Airlines takes delivery of Boeing 787-10

United Airlines took delivery of its first Boeing 787-10 on Monday, the largest variant in the 787 family. United Airlines along with the 787-10 also operate the other two variants in the 787 family, the 787-8 and 787-9. Through taking…

Boeing 797 Update + News

At this point, the new mid-market aircraft or NMA, dubbed to be called the 797, is still at the center of Boeing’s focus. When speaking to the media on the sidelines of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines annual Assembly…

The Reputation of Rolls Royce

Problems first arose with the Rolls Royce Trent 1000 engines late last year. People since then have questioned the overall impact it would have on Rolls Royce. Now a year after the troubles began it seems the first carrier has…

Is the Boeing 777x Freighter the Future?

The Boeing 777x, an aircraft which is yet to officially fly but never the less has been talked about constantly since the first pictures of the aircraft were released. We’ve seen the wingtip, wheels and more all come together and…

Lufthansa to Order the Boeing 787?

Lufthansa in recent days expressed their interest for a new wide-body aircraft, noted to be the Boeing 787. In addition to the 787, it is also an option to take onboard more Airbus A350s, an aircraft which they already operate…

Thai Airways Eyeing 777x and A350

Thai Airways is an airline with quite an extensive fleet. Operating both Airbus and Boeing aircraft including the A330-300, A350-900, A380-800, 747-400, 777-200, 777-200ER, 777-300, 777-300ER, the 787-8 and the 787-9. According to Reuters the airline is at this point in…

Who’s Ordered the Boeing 777x?

 The 777x is Boeing’s newest instalment to the successful 777 series. At this point Boeing will offer 2 variants, the 777-8 and 777-9. The two variants while being similar with their folding wingtips will offer airlines different perks. The 777-8…