Top News on Boeing 747-8

  • SINGAPORE: A350 and 787 set to face off


    The rival latest-generation widebodies from Airbus and Boeing will go head to head at an air show for the first time at the Singapore air show, which kicks off on 11 February.


  • Other News for Boeing 747-8

  • PICTURE: Silk Way’s 747-8 Freighter poised for delivery


    The first of four Boeing 747-8 Freighters for Silk Way Airlines is being readied for delivery at the manufacturer’s...


  • Three engines damaged during 747-8F ice encounter


    Russian authorities are investigating an serious icing incident in cruise during which three engines on a Boeing 747-8...


  • IN FOCUS: Introduction issues see airlines turn to tried and tested aircraft


    Introducing aircraft into a fleet is a complex affair, leading many airlines to take delivery of new types later in...


  • News Listings for Boeing 747-8

  • Cargolux requests Ex-Im for 747-8F aircraft

    News | 14 Apr 2014 08:51 | Laura Mueller

    ​Luxembourg-based freight operator Cargolux is seeking US Export-Import Bank support for an unspecified number of Boeing 747-8 freighter aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargolux-requests-Ex-Im-for-747-8F-aircraft-398193/
  • INTERIORS: Transaero selects Italian seats for 747-8s

    News | 10 Apr 2014 15:49

    ​Italy’s Aviointeriors has been selected to supply seats for Transaero’s four on-order Boeing 747-8 Intercontinentals.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERIORS-Transaero-selects-Italian-seats-for-747-8s-398134/
  • AIX: Lufthansa Technik delivers first modified A380 to parent carrier

    News | 06 Apr 2014 11:58 | Dominic Perry

    Lufthansa Technik on 1 April delivered the first of 10 Airbus A380s to its parent airline with a newly installed business-class cabin to match that utilised on its Boeing 747-8 fleet. The modification was carried out the MORO firm's Hamburg-Finkenwerder facility.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AIX-Lufthansa-Technik-delivers-first-modified-A380-to-parent-carrier-397796/
  • PICTURE: Silk Way’s 747-8 Freighter poised for delivery

    News | 04 Apr 2014 09:43 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    The first of four Boeing 747-8 Freighters for Silk Way Airlines is being readied for delivery at the manufacturer’s Everett plant near Seattle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Silk-Ways-747-8-Freighter-poised-for-delivery-397831/
  • Lufthansa funds A380 and 747-8 with cash

    News | 02 Apr 2014 09:12 | Laura Mueller

    ​Lufthansa has used its cash position to fund the carrier’s recent Airbus A380 and Boeing 747-8 aircraft deliveries.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-funds-A380-and-747-8-with-cash-397710/
  • Operators of 747-8s told to fix reverser logic flaw

    News | 31 Mar 2014 10:57 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Boeing 747-8 operators will need to replace software on the type to correct a logic fault which could result in thrust reversers failing to stow during a rejected landing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Operators-of-747-8s-told-to-fix-reverser-logic-flaw-397610/