Aviation News

FAA Issues Emergency Order For Boeing 737 MAX 8s & 9s

November 7, 2018

FAA Issues Emergency Order For Boeing 737 MAX 8s & 9s

The US Federal Aviation Administration has issued an emergency airworthiness directive to airlines operating Boeing 737 MAX 8s and 9s.


China Will Need 7,400 New Planes By 2037

November 7, 2018

China Will Need 7,400 New Planes By 2037

Airbus has forecast that China’s aviation market will need over 7,400 new aircraft over the next 20 years.


China, Russia JV Jet Mockup On Airshow Display

November 6, 2018

China, Russia JV Jet Mockup On Airshow Display

The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China and Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation unveiled a full size mock-up of their proposed long range CR929 joint venture aircraft.


Airbus Flies A330-800 On Maiden Flight

November 6, 2018

Airbus Flies A330-800 On Maiden Flight

Airbus flew the smaller member of the A330neo family, the A330-800, for the first time on Tuesday.


China Eastern Orders $1.1 Bn Rolls-Royce Engine Package

November 6, 2018

China Eastern Orders $1.1 Bn Rolls-Royce Engine Package

Rolls-Royce has signed a USD$1.1 billion contract with China Eastern Airlines for the supply and maintenance of engines for the carrier’s Airbus A350-900 fleet.



American Orders More E175s In $705 Million Deal

November 5, 2018

American Orders More E175s In $705 Million Deal

American Airlines has signed a firm order for 15 Embraer E175s in a deal valued at USD$705 million, based on list prices.


United Takes Delivery Of First 787-10

November 5, 2018

United Takes Delivery Of First 787-10

United Airlines has become the first North American carrier to receive a Boeing 787-10, the largest member of the Dreamliner family.


VietJet Firms Up $6.5 Bn Airbus Order For A321neos

November 2, 2018

VietJet Firms Up $6.5 Bn Airbus Order For A321neos

Vietnamese airline VietJet has firmed up an agreement to buy 50 Airbus A321neos in a deal worth just under USD$6.5 billion at list prices.


Delta Receives First Airbus A220

October 29, 2018

Delta Receives First Airbus A220

Delta Air Lines has taken delivery of its first Airbus A220 at a ceremony in Mirabel, Québec.


Aegean Chooses P&W Engines For A320neos

October 22, 2018

Aegean Chooses P&W Engines For A320neos

Greece’s Aegean Airlines has selected Pratt & Whitney geared turbofan engines to power its Airbus A320neo-family aircraft.