Tag Archives: Boeing

News: Turkish Airlines completes Boeing Dreamliner order

Boeing and Turkish Airlines has finalised a firm order for 25 787-9 Dreamliners with options for five more airplanes. The firm order will allow Turkey’s flag carrier to further meet the growing demand at its home airport, Istanbul’s third airport, and improve the flying experience for passengers. With this firm order – first announced as a commitment last September – ...

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News: Air Europa welcomes first Boeing Dreamliner 787-9 to fleet

Air Europa has commenced phase two of its renovation programme with the introduction of its first 787-9 Dreamliner. Delivering the very latest in aviation technology, the aircraft offers a more comfortable flying experience for its passengers with sleek and contemporary interiors. The aircraft also has an exceptional environmental performance with a 20 per cent reduction in both fuel consumption and ...

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News: Keating appointed executive vice president of government operations at Boeing

Boeing has named Tim Keating as executive vice president of government operations. Keating, 56, has served as senior vice president of government operations since joining Boeing in May 2008. In this role, he leads the company’s public policy efforts, including all US federal, state and local government liaison operations, as well as the Boeing Global Engagement organisation. In addition to ...

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News: First Boeing 737 MAX lands at Icelandair

Boeing and Icelandair have celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX as the Icelandic carrier seeks to grow and renew its fleet and enhance its trans-Atlantic operations. The MAX, a new and improved version of Boeing’s 737 airplane, will join Icelandair’s fleet of Boeing 757 and 767 jets in serving destinations throughout North America and Europe. Icelandair placed ...

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News: Boeing reaches Air Force One deal with president Trump

Boeing has reached an agreement with American president Donald Trump to build two new Air Force One planes. The deal, valued at $ 3.9bn, comes despite previous opposition from Trump, who had argued the planes are too expensive. In a statement, the US manufacturing giant said: “Boeing is proud to build the next generation of Air Force One, providing American ...

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News: Oman Air takes delivery of first 737 MAX from Boeing

Boeing and Oman Air celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX airplane, one of 30 that Oman Air will operate as it expands its fleet and service. The flag carrier of the Sultanate of Oman has long operated the efficient and reliable Boeing 737.  With the MAX, Oman Air will be able to achieve a double-digit percentage improvement ...

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