Aviation News

Embraer Flies E195-E2 Three Months Early

March 29, 2017

Embraer Flies E195-E2 Three Months Early

Embraer flew its new E195-E2 passenger jet for the first time on Wednesday, three months ahead of schedule.


BOC Aviation Net Profit Up 22 Percent

March 27, 2017

BOC Aviation Net Profit Up 22 Percent

Singapore based aircraft lessor BOC Aviation announced full year 2016 results showing net profit of USD$418 million.


BOC Aviation Orders 13 Boeing 737 MAX 8s

March 21, 2017

BOC Aviation Orders 13 Boeing 737 MAX 8s

Singapore-based aircraft lessor BOC Aviation has ordered 13 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft in a deal worth USD$1.43 billion at current list prices.


Startup KAIR Airlines Orders 8 Airbus A320s

March 14, 2017

Startup KAIR Airlines Orders 8 Airbus A320s

South Korean low-cost start-up KAIR Airlines has placed an order with Airbus for eight A320ceo aircraft.


CDB Aviation Announces USD$3.3 Bln Boeing Order

March 13, 2017

CDB Aviation Announces USD$3.3 Bln Boeing Order

China’s CDB Aviation Lease Finance announced an order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX 8s on Monday, in a deal worth USD$3.3 billion at list prices.



Airbus Delivers Second Jet To Iran Air

March 10, 2017

Airbus Delivers Second Jet To Iran Air

Iran Air has taken delivery of its first new Airbus A330 as part of its fleet renewal.


Boeing 737 MAX 8 Gets FAA Certification

March 9, 2017

Boeing 737 MAX 8 Gets FAA Certification

The US Federal Aviation Administration has awarded certification to Boeing’s 737 MAX 8, clearing it for commercial service.


Embraer Fourth Quarter Net Up 75 percent

March 9, 2017

Embraer Fourth Quarter Net Up 75 percent

Embraer posted stronger net income for the 2016 fourth quarter of USD$195.2 million, a 75 percent increase on the previous year.


Boeing Rolls Out First 737 MAX 9

March 7, 2017

Boeing Rolls Out First 737 MAX 9

Boeing rolled out the first 737 MAX 9, the second of its updated and re-engined MAX family, at its Renton plant on Tuesday.


Embraer Debuts The E195-E2

March 7, 2017

Embraer Debuts The E195-E2

Embraer on Tuesday debuted the first E195-E2 aircraft in an event at its São José dos Campos factory.