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  • PICTURE: Air China receives Asia’s first Boeing 747-8I aircraft


    Air China has taken delivery of its first Boeing 747-8I aircraft, making it the first Asian customer of the type.


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  • Hainan Airlines 737-800 makes biofuel flight


    Hainan Airlines has become the first Chinese carrier to trial locally-sourced biofuel on a passenger flight.


  • Washington National operator weighs expansion options


    ​The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is evaluating four options to expand terminal facilities at...


  • Shandong Airlines signs for 50 737s


    Shandong Airlines has placed an order for 50 Boeing 737 aircraft, in a deal worth $4.65 billion at list price.


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  • ANALYSIS: International growth focused on largest US markets

    News | 14 Apr 2015 13:02 | Edward Russell

    ​Much has been made about the new generation of widebody aircraft opening up new international gateways in cities like Austin, San Diego and San Jose, with routes to faraway cities like London and Tokyo.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-International-growth-focused-on-largest-US-markets-410523/
  • Three Chinese carriers seek rights to Japan

    News | 10 Apr 2015 08:04 | Firdaus Hashim

    China Southern Airlines, Spring Airlines and Hainan Airlines have filed applications with the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) seeking to operate services to Japan.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Three-Chinese-carriers-seek-rights-to-Japan-411050/
  • Hainan Airlines 737-800 makes biofuel flight

    News | 23 Mar 2015 01:48 | Ellis Taylor

    Hainan Airlines has become the first Chinese carrier to trial locally-sourced biofuel on a passenger flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hainan-Airlines-737-800-makes-biofuel-flight-410422/
  • ROUTES: Shenzhen airport plans for low-cost terminal

    News | 17 Mar 2015 01:40 | Mavis Toh

    Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport is working on plans to convert part of its old terminal into a dedicated low-cost facility.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Shenzhen-airport-plans-for-low-cost-terminal-410223/
  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch – 2014 review

    News | 19 Feb 2015 09:45 | Antoine Fafard

    2014 was another all-time high for commercial aviationhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Fleet-Watch-2014-review-409227/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Narrowbody conversions drive P2F market in 2014

    News | 16 Jan 2015 00:01 | Greg Waldron

    The year 2014 saw a 10% increase in global passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversions to 70 aircraft, driven by growth in narrowbody conversions, while extreme weakness continued to dog the widebody conversion market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Narrowbody-conversions-drive-P2F-market-in-2014-407934/