Top News on Qatar Airways

  • UTC expects A320neo to enter service in December


    ​United Technologies expects entry into service of the Airbus A320neo to take place in December, following the technical delay affecting Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engine testing.


  • Other News for Qatar Airways

  • Airbus switches underline trend to A321neo


    ​Airbus’s latest backlog data shows that three customers have converted A320neo orders to the larger A321neo.


  • Airbus resumes A320neo flight testing with PW1100G engine


    ​Airbus has resumed flying the PW1100G-powered A320neo flight test aircraft in Toulouse, France after a three-month...


  • Air Lease orders another A330 as Paris lifts Airbus backlog


    ​US lessor Air Lease has ordered another Airbus A330-200, taking its commitment to the type to 10 aircraft.


  • News Listings for Qatar Airways

  • ANALYSIS: Will Qatar come for IndiGo?

    News | 10 Aug 2015 01:00 | Aaron Chong

    ​India’s aviation industry was buzzing with anticipation after media reports last week said the country’s largest low-cost carrier IndiGo was in talks to sell a stake to Gulf giant Qatar Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Will-Qatar-come-for-IndiGo-415393/
  • Airbus switches underline trend to A321neo

    News | 07 Aug 2015 09:22 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus’s latest backlog data shows that three customers have converted A320neo orders to the larger A321neo.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-switches-underline-trend-to-A321neo-415492/
  • ANALYSIS: How might Iran fund its fleet renewal?

    News | 06 Aug 2015 10:00 | Laura Mueller

    No doubt huge potential exists for manufacturers to sell a large number of aircraft into Iran following the recent nuclear agreement between six nations – but exactly what the fleet will look like and how it will be financed is still being hammered out by the sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-might-Iran-fund-its-fleet-renewal-415400/
  • ANALYSIS: Rolls-Royce readies for Trent XWB-97 flight test on A380

    News | 31 Jul 2015 07:50 | Murdo Morrison

    ​A year after it powered to life for the first time in a concrete-walled test cell, the engine for the largest variant of the Airbus A350 will any day now be departing Rolls-Royce’s factory in Derby, and making its way by road and sea to Toulouse, where early in October it is set to make its maiden sortie on Airbus’s A380 flying testbed. Six to nine months and 120h of testing later, the Trent XWB-97 – exclusive powerplant for the A350-1000 – should fly on that aircraft for the first time, ahead of the type’s service entry in 2017.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Rolls-Royce-readies-for-Trent-XWB-97-flight-test-on-A380-414994/
  • Airbus resumes A320neo flight testing with PW1100G engine

    News | 27 Jul 2015 20:43 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Airbus has resumed flying the PW1100G-powered A320neo flight test aircraft in Toulouse, France after a three-month grounding.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-resumes-A320neo-flight-testing-with-PW1100G-engine-415064/
  • UTC expects A320neo to enter service in December

    News | 22 Jul 2015 09:28 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​United Technologies expects entry into service of the Airbus A320neo to take place in December, following the technical delay affecting Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engine testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UTC-expects-A320neo-to-enter-service-in-December-414891/