Aviation News

Cathay Pacific Gifts First 777 To Museum

September 18, 2018

Cathay Pacific Gifts First 777 To Museum

Cathay Pacific will donate the first ever Boeing 777 to an air museum in the US after its retirement from commercial service.


​ATR CEO Scherer Appointed Airbus Sales Chief

September 13, 2018

​ATR CEO Scherer Appointed Airbus Sales Chief

Airbus has appointed ATR chief executive Christian Scherer as its new sales boss after Eric Schulz resigned less than ten months into the job.


Air Peace Orders 10 Boeing 737 MAX 8s

September 13, 2018

Air Peace Orders 10 Boeing 737 MAX 8s

Nigerian airline Air Peace and Boeing signed an order for ten 737 MAX 8s in a ceremony in Lagos.


Aeroflot Orders Another 100 Superjet 100s

September 10, 2018

Aeroflot Orders Another 100 Superjet 100s

Aeroflot has ordered another 100 Superjet 100 regional jets, the largest ever order by the Russian airline.


Biman Bangladesh Adds More Q400s

September 10, 2018

Biman Bangladesh Adds More Q400s

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has ordered three Bombardier Q400 turboprops in a deal worth USD$106 million at list prices.



Airbus Rolls Out First ANA A380

August 30, 2018

Airbus Rolls Out First ANA A380

The first Airbus A380 for Japan’s All Nippon Airways has rolled off the production line in Toulouse.


Virgin Australia Converts Part Order To MAX 10s

August 29, 2018

Virgin Australia Converts Part Order To MAX 10s

Virgin Australia has upscaled its Boeing 737 MAX order, swapping out 10 MAX 8s for the largest member of the family, the MAX 10.


BOC Aviation Orders Eight A330neos

August 23, 2018

BOC Aviation Orders Eight A330neos

Aircraft lessor BOC Aviation has ordered eight A330neos from Airbus in a deal worth USD$2.37 billion at list prices.


Iran Air Receives Five ATRs Prior To Sanctions

August 6, 2018

Iran Air Receives Five ATRs Prior To Sanctions

Iran has taken delivery of five more ATR 72-600 aircraft, two days before US sanctions were due to be reimposed on the country.


Bombardier Q400 Capacity Increase Certified For Operation

August 1, 2018

Bombardier Q400 Capacity Increase Certified For Operation

Bombardier’s 90-seat Q400 aircraft configuration has received its certification from Transport Canada, as it prepares for first delivery.