Category Archives: Aircraft

Qatar Airways Receives First A380

Qatar Airways has taken delivery of its first A380, one of ten on order, at a ceremony in Hamburg hosted by Airbus.  In the presence … More ››

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Beluga Celebrates 20th Anniversary

With its maiden flight on September 13, 1994, the popular Beluga cargo aircraft, affectionately named after the white whale because of its remarkable shape, is … More ››

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Boeing Launches 737 MAX 200 With Ryanair

Boeing has launched the newest member of its 737 MAX family with a commitment from Ryanair for 100 aircraft.  Low-cost carrier Ryanair will be the first … More ››

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United Receives North America’s First 787-9

Boeing and United Airlines are celebrating the delivery of the airline’s first 787-9 Dreamliner.  United will become the first airline in North America to operate … More ››

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First Boeing 787 Dreamliner for Xiamen

Boeing and Xiamen Airlines have celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 787 Dreamliner. “We are excited to receive our first 787 Dreamliner which is … More ››

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Royal Jordanian Receives First Boeing 787

On August 27 Boeing and Royal Jordanian Airlines celebrated the delivery of the carrier’s first 787 Dreamliner.  Royal Jordanian acquired this aircraft through leasing company … More ››

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Airbus A350 XWB Completes Route Proving World Tour

The Airbus A350-900 has successfully completed a series of route proving trials after visiting 14 cities over the past three weeks.  At the technical route … More ››

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New Cargo Apron for Warsaw Chopin Airport

A new cargo apron has been completed at Warsaw’s Chopin Airport.  The airport says it hopes its expanded its infrastructure will enable the airport to … More ››

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IAG Converts A350-900 Options to Orders

International Airlines Group, (IAG), has converted eight Airbus A350-900 options into firm orders for Iberia.  It makes the airline a new customer for the A350XWB Family. … More ››

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No Survivors From Air Algerie AH5017

The French President, Francois Hollande has said there are no survivors from the 116 passengers and crew on Air Algerie flight AH5017 that crashed in … More ››

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