March 20, 2018
Ukrainian low cost carrier SkyUp Airlines has firmed up an order for five Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in a deal worth USD$624 million at current list prices.
March 16, 2018
The Boeing 737 MAX 7, the smallest member of the MAX family completed its first flight on Friday, the start of flight testing, with certification and delivery expected during 2019.
March 14, 2018
GE Aviation flew its new large engine, the GE9XTM, for the first time on Tuesday after a serious of technical issues delayed the first flight.
March 13, 2018
Boeing on Tuesday rolled out the 10,000th 737 at its Renton assembly plant in Washington state, a MAX 8 for Southwest Airlines.
March 12, 2018
India’s civil aviation regulator has ordered 11 Airbus A320neos fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines to be grounded after an IndiGo aircraft suffered an engine failure on Monday.
March 11, 2018
Indian airline SpiceJet has signed an agreement with CFM International to buy LEAP-1B engines to power 155 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in a USD$12.5 billion list price deal.
March 9, 2018
Turkish Airlines has decided on its future long-haul fleet requirements and split its order between Airbus and Boeing, with firm orders worth a total of just under USD$18 billion at list prices.
March 9, 2018
Airbus says India will need 1,750 new passenger and cargo aircraft over the next 20 years to meet strong demand, with the country set to become the world’s third largest aviation market by 2019/20.
March 7, 2018
Airbus has confirmed production rate cuts on its A380 civil and A400M military aircraft in a change that will affect up to 3,700 jobs.
March 6, 2018
Hawaiian Airlines has signed a letter of intent to purchase 10 Boeing 787-9s in a deal worth USD$2.8 billion at list prices when converted to a firm order.