Aviation News

BOC Aviation Orders Six Airbus Neos

May 25, 2017

BOC Aviation Orders Six Airbus Neos

BOC Aviation has placed an order for six Airbus aircraft, in a deal worth over a billion US dollars at current list prices.


Hainan Air To Buy 19 Boeing Aircraft

May 22, 2017

Hainan Air To Buy 19 Boeing Aircraft

China's Hainan Airlines said it will buy 19 Boeing aircraft in a deal valued at USD$4.2 billion at current list prices.


China, Russia Set Up Wide-Body Joint Venture

May 22, 2017

China, Russia Set Up Wide-Body Joint Venture

China’s COMAC and Russia’s UAC aircraft builders have established a joint venture to develop a long-range wide-body commercial plane.


Boeing Delivers First 737 MAX To Malindo Air

May 17, 2017

Boeing Delivers First 737 MAX To Malindo Air

Boeing handed over the first 737 MAX aircraft to Malaysia’s Malindo Air in a ceremony at Boeing Field in Seattle.


Iran Air Takes Delivery Of Four ATR 72-600s

May 17, 2017

Iran Air Takes Delivery Of Four ATR 72-600s

Iran Air on Tuesday received the first four ATR 72-600s of an order for 20 of the aircraft.



Boeing Restarts 737 MAX Flight Testing

May 12, 2017

Boeing Restarts 737 MAX Flight Testing

Boeing has restarted flight testing of the 737 MAX aircraft after regulators approved resumption of flights.


Delta Orders More A321s, Delays A350 Deliveries

May 11, 2017

Delta Orders More A321s, Delays A350 Deliveries

Delta Air Lines on Thursday added to previous orders for Airbus A321 aircraft and delayed delivery of 10 A350 900s.


Primera Air Orders Boeing 737 MAX 9s

May 11, 2017

Primera Air Orders Boeing 737 MAX 9s

Boeing and Scandinavian carrier Primera Air have agreed an order for eight 737 MAX 9 aircraft as the airline looks to add flights to the US.


Boeing 737 MAX Flights Halted, Engines Inspected

May 10, 2017

Boeing 737 MAX Flights Halted, Engines Inspected

Boeing has suspended test flights of the 737 MAX after a problem was discovered in a CFM LEAP-1B engine component.


IndiGo To Go Regional With ATR Order

May 9, 2017

IndiGo To Go Regional With ATR Order

India’s IndiGo has signed a provisional order with ATR for up to 50 ATR 72-600 aircraft, in a deal worth over USD$1.3 billion at list prices.