American Airlines took delivery of its first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner during a small transfer of title process ceremony at Boeing’s factory in Everett, Washington, and the aircraft, N800AN, is now enroute to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.
Madrid, Spain-based Air Europa was revealed today as the carrier that ordered for 14 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at $3.6 billion at list prices.
Boeing delivered 195 aircraft in the fourth quarter of 2014 and 723 for the year ended December 31, 2014. The numbers were up around 12 percent from the 648 aircraft delivered in 2013.
American Airlines' first Boeing 787-8 took to the skies today and AirwaysNews.com was on hand to capture these images of the aircraft's maiden voyage.
Even though we are in the holiday season, it was another busy and exciting week in the aviation industry this week.
Casablanca-based Royal Air Maroc saw its first Boeing 787 take flight earlier this week.
Earlier today, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, opened up its first Airbus A380 and Boeing 787and debuted new uniforms to the media in Abu Dhabi, marking the first time the carrier showcased the aircraft’s cabin.
Air New Zealand boosted its order of Boeing 787 Dreamlinersfrom 10 to 12, thanks to its popularity in the markets it serves as the carrier focuses lesson Europe and more on the South Pacific and South America regions.
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner took to the skies over Washington exactly five years ago today. Despite several delays that caused the first flight to be several months late, December 15, 2009 was a dream come true for Boeing.
The second-oldest airline in the world, and oldest in the Western Hemisphere, marks 95 years of flying today, December 5th. Two months after the world’s oldest carrier KLM started operations, the airline known today as Avianca began to fly in Colombia.
Late last week, Delta Air Lines announced a major order for 50 new Airbus widebody aircraft, including 25 A330-900neos and 25 A350-900s.
Boeing's Randy Tinseth discusses topics including the power of aircraft marketing, the importance of the Asia aircraft market, dueling aircraft market outlooks and the 737 MAX versus the Airbus A320neo.
Azerbaijan Airlines' first Boeing 787 took to the runway late on Wednesday afternoon for a taxi test under its own power.