Top News on Boeing 747

  • ​OPINION: Why Airbus is wrestling with its 'A380neo' decision


    With re-engining central to four successful airframe-refresh programmes, one could be forgiven for wondering why Airbus is wrestling with its decision about whether to update its flagship product.


  • Other News for Boeing 747

  • Korean Air seeks $1bn Boeing financings


    Korean Air has approached financiers for the financing of five upcoming Boeing 747-8 deliveries after receiving...


  • Solar Impulse: One stage down, 11 to go


    Solar Impulse 2 is back on the ground, having arrived at Muscat, Oman, on completion of the first leg of its 12-stop,...


  • Low power: Seven aircraft that flew on solar cells and muscle


    As Solar Impulse 2 sets off on its long-awaited circumnavigation "without a drop of fuel", we look at some of the...


  • News Listings for Boeing 747

  • Thai Airways grounds Boeing 747Fs

    News | 27 Mar 2015 02:33 | Mavis Toh

    Thai Airways International is temporarily grounding its two Boeing 747-400 Freighters, as it continues with its restructuring plan.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-Airways-grounds-Boeing-747Fs-410627/
  • Korean Air forecasts KRW730bn profit for fiscal 2015

    News | 27 Mar 2015 02:32 | Ellis Taylor

    Korean Air expects to report a KRW730 billion ($660 million) operating profit for the year ending 31 December 2015, nearly double the KRW395 billion figure for 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-Air-forecasts-KRW730bn-profit-for-fiscal-2015-410623/
  • NordLB steps up funding for Doric's ATR72-500s

    News | 26 Mar 2015 18:32 | Laura Mueller

    NordLB has provided financing for two ATR72-500 aircraft that have been added to Doric’s portfolio.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NordLB-steps-up-funding-for-Dorics-ATR72-500s-410612/
  • ILS confusion led to China Airlines 747F bad landing

    News | 24 Mar 2015 07:14 | Mavis Toh

    Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council (ASC) has recommended that China Airlines improve its training for autopilot landings, and for the country’s airlines to enhance training and alertness in response to anomalies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ILS-confusion-led-to-China-Airlines-747F-bad-landing-410486/
  • ​OPINION: Why Airbus is wrestling with its 'A380neo' decision

    News | 23 Mar 2015 15:15 | Airline Business

    With re-engining central to four successful airframe-refresh programmes, one could be forgiven for wondering why Airbus is wrestling with its decision about whether to update its flagship product.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-Airbus-is-wrestling-with-its-A380neo-decision-410455/
  • PIA issues widebody wet-lease tender

    News | 23 Mar 2015 07:38 | Aaron Chong

    Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has released a tender seeking to wet-lease of up to three widebody aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PIA-issues-widebody-wet-lease-tender-410430/