Category Archives: Aircraft

KLM’s Fokker 70 commercial flights on final approach

Dutch airline KLM has announced it will complete its phasing out of the Fokker 70 at KLM Cityhopper on October 28.  It will be the … More ››

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Malaysian Airlines MOU for Boeing

Boeing and Malaysia Airlines Berhad (Malaysia Airlines) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for 16 aircraft during a ceremony at the St Regis Hotel in Washington … More ››

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Flyadeal set to begin operations

  Flyadeal, the newly established low fare airline in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), has taken delivery of the first of eight Airbus A320ceo … More ››

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More Airbus XWB aircraft for United

United Airlines has increased the number of Airbus A350 XWB aircraft it will bring into its fleet, updating and expanding its previously existing order for … More ››

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Qantas Chooses Brisbane for 787 Base

Qantas Airways has chosen Brisbane Airport (IATA: BNE) as its new base for four Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Qantas CEO Alan Joyce flew into Brisbane … More ››

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Cathay Dragon to modernise and expand its fleet

Hong Kong-based Cathay Dragon has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), preparatory to executing formal legal documentation, for the acquisition of 32 Airbus A321neo aircraft. … More ››

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First 787 Dreamliner Delivery for EL AL Israel Airlines

Boeing, EL AL Israel Airlines and Air Lease Corporation are celebrating the delivery of the carrier’s first Boeing 787 Dreamliner this week. The 787-9, which … More ››

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Airlink to Perform Proving Flight to St Helena

The South African carrier, Airlink is expected to carry out a ‘proving flight’ to St Helena on Monday, August 21, 2017 using an Embraer E190-100IGW … More ››

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Boeing, BOC Aviation Finalise Order for ten 737 MAX 10s

Boeing and BOC Aviation Limited have finalised a deal for ten 737 MAX 10 airliners. The announcement, first made at the 2017 Paris Air Show, … More ››

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The First British Woman to Captain a Boeing 747 has Retired

Yvonne Kershaw became the first British woman to gain her captaincy for the 747 in 1993, and has since clocked up over 2,000 flights totalling … More ››

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