Category Archives: Aircraft

Boeing Debuts 787-10 Dreamliner

The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner, the third member of the 787 Dreamliner family, made its public debut on February 17. Thousands of employees at Boeing’s North … More ››

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Juneyao Airlines Finalises Boeing 787 Order

Boeing and Juneyao Airlines have announced the finalisation of an order for five 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at about $1.32 billion at current list prices. This … More ››

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London Biggin Hill Airport Marks 100th Anniversary

A unique gathering of people and aircraft witnessed the launch of ‘Biggin100’ a programme of celebrations and special events to mark the centenary of London … More ››

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Air Canada Unveils New Livery

Air Canada unveiled a new colour scheme for its aircraft and staff uniforms on February 9. Its 300 mainline and regional aircraft will gradually be … More ››

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Lufthansa Introduces the Airbus A350-900

Lufthansa has launched its first fare-paying flight using an Airbus A350-900 aircraft. LH792 from Munich to Delhi departed Lufthansa’s Bavarian hub at 12:30 local time … More ››

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Auckland Airport Welcomes Qatar Airways and the World’s Longest Flight

On the morning of February 6, Auckland Airport welcomed Qatar Airways as it launched the world’s longest commercial passenger flight on the Auckland-Doha route. Scott … More ››

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Lufthansa Technik Completes First Lufthansa Airbus A350-900 Cabin Installation

After more than 1,700 working hours Lufthansa Technik (LHT) has announced it has completed its first cabin installation on a Lufthansa A350-900. The work was … More ››

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Loganair Wins Royal Mail Contract

Loganair has become one of only two airlines selected by Royal Mail to operate its mail air freight programme which delivers letters and parcels to … More ››

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Qantas Opens Aircraft Maintenance Facility at Los Angeles

Qantas has unveiled a new $30-million maintenance and engineering facility at Los Angeles International Airport (IATA: LAX). It is one of the largest commercial hangars … More ››

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Airlink Becomes First South African Airline to Acquire Embraer E-Jets

The South African airline, Airlink, is joining the E-Jet operator’s family. The airline is acquiring five E-Jets – three E170s and two E190s, from ECC … More ››

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