Aviation News

Safran In Agreed Bid For Zodiac Aerospace

January 19, 2017

Safran In Agreed Bid For Zodiac Aerospace

Safran said it has entered exclusive negotiations to take over Zodiac Aerospace for EUR€8.55 billion (USD$9 billion).


Flynas Signs USD$8.67 Bln Airbus A320neo Order

January 16, 2017

Flynas Signs USD$8.67 Bln Airbus A320neo Order

Saudi Arabian low cost carrier flynas has ordered 60 A320neo aircraft, and upgraded a previous order for 20 A320ceos.


SpiceJet Adds To Boeing 737 MAX Order

January 13, 2017

SpiceJet Adds To Boeing 737 MAX Order

India’s SpiceJet has announced an order with Boeing for 100 737 MAX 8s in a deal worth USD$11 billion at current list prices.


Embraer Delivered 225 Aircraft In 2016

January 13, 2017

Embraer Delivered 225 Aircraft In 2016

Embraer delivered 32 commercial and 43 executive aircraft in the fourth quarter of 2016.


GoAir Doubles A320neo Order In USD$7.7 Bln Deal

January 11, 2017

GoAir Doubles A320neo Order In USD$7.7 Bln Deal

India’s GoAir has signed a contract for the order of 72 Airbus A320neos, doubling its orders for the aircraft.



Airbus Sets Aircraft Delivery Record

January 11, 2017

Airbus Sets Aircraft Delivery Record

Airbus set a company record for deliveries in 2016 with a total of 688 planes leaving its factories for airlines and leasing companies.


IranAir Receives First New Airbus A321

January 11, 2017

IranAir Receives First New Airbus A321

Iran Air has taken delivery of an A321, its first of an order for 100 Airbus aircraft.


Aviation Capital Orders 35 Airbus A320-family Aircraft

January 10, 2017

Aviation Capital Orders 35 Airbus A320-family Aircraft

Aircraft lessor Aviation Capital Group (ACG) announced an order for 35 Airbus A320-family aircraft, in a deal worth USD$3.76 billion at list prices.


Airbus, China Air To Develop Maintenance, Training

January 10, 2017

Airbus, China Air To Develop Maintenance, Training

Airbus and China Airlines have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop the airline’s maintenance, engineering and technical training capabilities in Taiwan.


Boeing Delivered 748 Aircraft In 2016

January 6, 2017

Boeing Delivered 748 Aircraft In 2016

Boeing on Friday announced its fourth quarter and full year 2016 delivery totals, likely maintaining its lead over Airbus.