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First 787-9 Dreamliner Features New Boeing Livery

  Aircraft manufacturer Boeing is making progress with its first 787-9 Dreamliner, most recently painting it in the new Boeing Commercial Airplanes livery. The refreshed … More ››

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Boeing Delivers British Airways’ First 787 Dreamliner

  Flag carrier British Airways (BA) has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The aircraft departed Paine Field in Everett, Washington, on June … More ››

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Boeing Completes 787 Battery Certification Testing

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing completed a 787 certification demonstration flight on Friday (April 5) on line number 86, a production aircraft built for LOT Polish Airlines.  … More ››

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IAG Releases Long-Haul Fleet Orders

Owner of British Airways (BA) and Iberia, International Airlines Group (IAG), has reached agreement with aircraft manufacturer Boeing for new long-haul aircraft for the group’s … More ››

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Boeing Offers 787 Plan

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing has offered the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) a suggested solution to fix the 787 Dreamliner aircraft’s battery problems. The worldwide fleet … More ››

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First for Goldhofer

Goldhofer has announced it is the first aircraft tow-tractor manufacturer to receive Boeing’s approval to tow the Boeing 787 Dreamliner with its towbarless tractors (TLT). … More ››

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SkyTeam Welcomes Xiamen Airlines

Global airline alliance SkyTeam has welcomed China’s Xiamen Airlines as its 19th member, and its fourth member from Greater China.  The airline adds three new … More ››

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Monarch Creates Jobs at Birmingham

Independent aircraft maintenance provider, Monarch Aircraft Engineering (MAEL), has today (November 20) announced plans to expand its operations with a new 110,000sq ft (10,219m2) maintenance … More ››

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Warsaw Welcomes LOT’s First 787

At 10.51 on November 16, Warsaw Chopin Airport welcomed LOT Polish Airlines’ first Boeing 787 Dreamliner.  LOT was the first European carrier to receive the … More ››

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Build Begins on BA’s Boeing 787

Construction has started on British Airways’ first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, due to join the UK carrier’s fleet in May 2013. BA has 24 of the … More ››

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