Manufacturers

ICBC Leasing signs framework purchase agreement of 55 C919 aircraft with COMAC

Total orders of C919 amount to 785 and ICBC Leasing becomes the largest customer of COMAC Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) signed a...

A fire in the cabin of a Qatar Airways A321 completely destroys aircraft

A fire broke out in the cabin of a Qatar Airways Airbus A321 (A7-AIB) undergoing maintenance works at a remote stand at Doha-Hamad Airport. There...

Belorussian airline Belavia to add a further E195 to its Embraer fleet

Embraer and Belavia, Belarusian Airlines, the national carrier of Belarus, announced today a further firm order for one current generation E195 jet for delivery...

Airbus Helicopters completes AS565 MBe Panther deliveries to Mexican Navy

Delivery of final two multi-mission Panther helicopters out of an order for ten The Mexican Navy has received its...

Embraer delivers 1,400th E-Jet to American Airlines

Embraer celebrates the delivery of its 1,400th E-Jet, an E175, during a ceremony at Embraer’s industrial facilities in São José dos Campos, Brazil. American Airlines...

American Airlines is first retrofit customer for Airbus’ new Airspace XL luggage bins on its A321 fleet

Larger overhead luggage bins offer 40 percent more storage space for carry-on bags Project includes...

Turkish Airlines celebrates delivery of its first Boeing 777 Freighter

Boeing and Turkish Airlines celebrated the delivery today of the airline's first 777 Freighter, the world's longest-range twin-engine freighter. The aeroplane and a second freighter...

Bombardier’s newest Challenger jet models surpass significant delivery milestones

Challenger 350 aircraft surpass 200 deliveries, as the Challenger 650 business jet marks 50th delivery Category-defining Challenger 300 series aircraft now count more than 650 deliveries overall, making it the most delivered...

Hong Kong based China Aircraft Leasing takes delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, leased to Frontier Airlines

    China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited ("CALC"), the Hong-Kong based lessor, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo aircraft, and in parallel celebrated...

Boeing KC-46A tanker for U.S. Air Force completes first flight

Newest aircraft moves closer to delivery after airborne operational checks The first Boeing KC-46A tanker that will be delivered to the U.S. Air Force next...

Japan Airlines to invest $10m in U.S. supersonic airline Boom

Japan Airlines (JAL) and Boom Supersonic are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to bring commercial supersonic travel to passengers. While new and advanced technologies...

LOT Polish Airlines takes delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX 8 with an impressive low pass at Warsaw Airport

Boeing and LOT Polish Airlines celebrated the delivery of the first 737 MAX (SP-LVA) for the carrier, ushering the new and improved 737 airplane...

Lufthansa Technik receives approval for transponder modification for Airbus A320 Family

Mandatory modification for ADS-B Out by 2020 Lufthansa Technik AG has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for modifications on the Airbus A320 Family aircraft...

First A330-300P2F enters service with DHL

DHL Express has become the first operator to take delivery of the A330-300 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) converted aircraft from Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture...

China Airlines takes delivery of A350 XWB powered with biofuel mix

China Airlines of Taiwan has become the second airline to join a programme to use a blend of traditional and sustainable biofuels to power...

New Airbus A330-800neo starts final assembly

A330-800neo MSN1888 At Station 40  Development of latest member of A330neo Family progressing well Final assembly of the newest member of the A330neo Family, the A330-800,...

CemAir (South Africa) signs order for two new Bombardier Q400 aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that CemAir (PTY) Ltd of South Africa has concluded a firm purchase agreement for two new Q400 turboprops, and...

Second Airbus NH90 Sea Lion helicopter prototype completes maiden flight

The second prototype of the NH90 Sea Lion commissioned by the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment,...

Airbus appoints Eric Schulz successor to John Leahy as chief of sales

Joins the company at the end of January 2018 from Rolls-Royce Brings broad international experience in aerospace industry and deep understanding of airline...

ATR 72-500 gets certification to operate in Canada

ATR, the world’s leading turboprop manufacturer, is pleased to announce that the ATR 72-500 aircraft has just received its certification from Transport Canada, the...