Top News on Boeing 787

  • Qantas firms order for eight 787-9s


    Qantas Airways has announced an order for eight Boeing 787-9s that will be used to replace five of its ageing 747-400s and allow for future international growth.


  • Other News for Boeing 787

  • El Al to acquire up to 28 787s


    El Al has decided to buy and lease a mix of 15 Boeing 787-8s and 787-9s to replace Boeing 747-400s and Boeing...


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  • Vietnam Airlines nears 777X order


    ​Vietnam Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding for eight Boeing 777-8X and eight Boeing 787-10 aircraft.


  • News Listings for Boeing 787

  • Qantas firms order for eight 787-9s

    News | 20 Aug 2015 00:03 | Ellis Taylor

    Qantas Airways has announced an order for eight Boeing 787-9s that will be used to replace five of its ageing 747-400s and allow for future international growth.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-firms-order-for-eight-787-9s-415882/
  • Ethiopian 787 fire probe seeks assurance on battery defences

    News | 19 Aug 2015 09:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Investigators are seeking assurances that aircraft systems powered by lithium batteries are adequately protected against short-circuit, after formally attributing the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 ground fire to thermal runway in the emergency locator transmitter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ethiopian-787-fire-probe-seeks-assurance-on-battery-defences-415821/
  • INTERVIEW: Iberia chief executive Luis Gallego

    News | 18 Aug 2015 09:00 | Oliver Clark

    You don't have to go further than Iberia's Madrid headquarters to get a sense of the new direction in which chief executive Luis Gallego is seeking to take the airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Iberia-chief-executive-Luis-Gallego-415191/
  • ANALYSIS: Frigate Ecojet takes airliner concept to new Europe base

    News | 12 Aug 2015 09:47 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Launching a three-aisle widebody airliner with a geometrically unique, ovular fuselage cross section always seemed an uphill struggle for a start-up Russian manufacturer, but the challenge in the end proved overwhelming.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Frigate-Ecojet-takes-airliner-concept-to-new-Europe-base-414779/
  • ANALYSIS: The size and shape of the world airliner fleet revealed in our census

    News | 07 Aug 2015 15:00 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Airlines, it seems, cannot get enough of Airbus and Boeing narrowbodies. With the latest re-engined versions of the A320 family and the 737 due to enter service in the next two years, and both manufacturers sitting on hundreds of orders, deliveries of their existing single-aisle types have continued to mount over the past 12 months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-size-and-shape-of-the-world-airliner-fleet-revealed-in-our-census-415505/
  • El Al to acquire up to 28 787s

    News | 05 Aug 2015 18:49 | Stephen Trimble

    El Al has decided to buy and lease a mix of 15 Boeing 787-8s and 787-9s to replace Boeing 747-400s and Boeing 767-300ERs, preserving the US manufacturer’s monopoly of the Israeli flag carrier’s fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/El-Al-to-acquire-up-to-28-787s-415430/