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  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One


    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the next Air Force One, besting the Airbus A380 as the next generation of aircraft specially outfitted to carry the US president.


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  • China's Hainan to acquire 30 787-9s


    ​Chinese carrier Hainan Airlines indicates that it is planning to acquire 30 Boeing 787-9 jets.


  • GE gears up for engine tests of GE9X parts


    GE Aviation will shortly begin running a test engine equipped with a number of advanced-technology components that will...


  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One


    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the...


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  • China's Hainan to acquire 30 787-9s

    News | 25 Mar 2015 18:16 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Chinese carrier Hainan Airlines indicates that it is planning to acquire 30 Boeing 787-9 jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Chinas-Hainan-to-acquire-30-787-9s-410569/
  • ​ANALYSIS: Can Airbus challenge 787 with A330neo?

    News | 23 Mar 2015 16:10 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Airbus added a dash of spice to the mid-range, mid-size market with last year’s launch of an updated version of its best-selling widebody, the A330. But in a sector where there are already several established types, is there enough room for another big twin to be dropped into the mix?http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-Airbus-challenge-787-with-A330neo-409962/
  • ANALYSIS: Will latest upgrades save 777 from a rate cut?

    News | 13 Mar 2015 10:24 | Stephen Trimble

    Boeing has unveiled the details of performance and interior upgrades aimed at attracting 40-60 new orders this year and keeping the 777 assembly line at full rate through at least 2017.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Will-latest-upgrades-save-777-from-a-rate-cut-410001/
  • ANALYSIS: GE's growth at Peebles shows scale of ambitions

    News | 04 Mar 2015 14:20 | Dominic Perry

    ​Drive west from Cincinnati along Ohio state highway 32 towards Virginia and the roads get progressively emptier. Small towns hunker down in the frigid Midwestern winter landscape, dots of colour in a sea of rolling brown hills. The further west you get, the deeper into Amish country you are - signs warn of the likelihood of encountering slow-moving buggies ahead. But, in contrast, every now and then flashing orange lights strobe along the oncoming carriageway as a huge tractor-trailer rig approaches, wide load sign displayed on its nose. Tucked behind in the well of the low-loader trailer is a tarpaulin-wrapped shape, despite the covers it is unmistakeably a large jet engine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-GEs-growth-at-Peebles-shows-scale-of-ambitions-409238/
  • ALC to lease 787s to Air Tahiti Nui

    News | 04 Mar 2015 06:39 | Ellis Taylor

    Air Lease has agreed to lease two Boeing 787-9s with French Polynesian carrier Air Tahiti Nui.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALC-to-lease-787s-to-Air-Tahiti-Nui-409730/
  • Rolls-Royce looks to hit key milestones with three big development programmes

    News | 03 Mar 2015 09:59 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Rolls-Royce expects to hit key milestones on its big two in-development engine variants this year, with expected first flight of the Airbus A350-1000’s Trent XWB-97 in the third quarter and certification of the Trent 1000-TEN for the Boeing 787 earmarked for November or December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rolls-Royce-looks-to-hit-key-milestones-with-three-big-development-programmes-409351/