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Japan Airlines to Switch to Alternative Fuels for all Domestic Flights from

April 17, 2021 @ 08:09 AM

Japan Airlines Co. (JAL) wants to replace jet fuel with alternative fuel for all domestic flights from 2040

Russian MC-21 Airliner Deliveries Postponed due to Sanctions

April 15, 2021 @ 01:09 PM

American sanctions and new rules for obtaining export licenses for foreign partners have pushed the deliveries of Russias Irkut MC-21 airliner by a couple of months. "The (U

Southwest Orders 100 Boeing 737 Max Airplanes

March 29, 2021 @ 06:05 PM

Southwest Airlines today signed a contract for a hundred 737 MAX airplanes and 155 options across two models. The Boeing 737 MAX was grounded worldwide in March 2019 following the second of two accidents within just six months, which together claimed 346 lives

Brazil Drops WTO Aero Trade Charges Against Canada

February 18, 2021 @ 03:44 PM

The Brazilian government today decided to withdraw its ongoing World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute with Canada over aircraft subsidies, and said it will launch negotiations on more effective disciplines to regulate government support in the Commercial Aviation segment. At the WTO, Brazil challenged more than $3 billion in illegal subsidies that...

Boeing Agrees to Pay $2.5B to Settle Charges Over 737 MAX

January 8, 2021 @ 07:23 AM

Boeing said today it will pay $2.5 billion to settle a Justice Department investigation and admitted that employees defrauded the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) when it first won approval for the flawed 737 MAX jet

Qatar Airways to Deploy 3 New Boeing 777 Freighters for COVID-19 Logistics

January 2, 2021 @ 09:06 AM

Qatar Airways Cargo took delivery of three Boeing 777 Freighters as the airline continues to build its cargo division with the World's largest and most capable twin-engine freighter. The triple delivery comes as air freight is playing a pivotal role amid the COVID-19 pandemic – including transporting newly approved vaccines – and is projected to increase more than 4% over the next two decades

Pakistan Books PIA’s German ex-boss For Graft

December 1, 2020 @ 09:49 AM

Pakistans Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Monday registered booked German ex-CEO of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for abusing his powers and making illegal appointments. “The FIA Corporate Crime Circle has registered an FIR against German national Bernd Hildenbrand, a former acting CEO of PIA, for allegedly abusing his powers and illegally appointing Austrian national Hel­mut Bechhofner as a consultant to CEO in October 2016,” said deputy director, FIA, CCC, Karachi, Abdur Rauf

Boeing Expects China to Order 8600 Airplanes in 20 Years

November 12, 2020 @ 05:52 AM

Boeing expects Chinas airlines to acquire 8,600 new airplanes valued at $1.4 trillion and commercial aviation services valued at $1

First Flight to UAE with Israeli Passengers After Peace Deal

November 9, 2020 @ 11:35 AM

An airplane carrying Israeli passengers landed in the U.A

First Commercial Flight from Abu Dhabi Lands in Jerusalem

October 19, 2020 @ 12:54 PM

The first commercial flight from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) arrived in Israel on Monday following a normalization deal inked last month between the two countries. The Etihad Airways plane carrying 58 passengers, including business people, tourism professionals and journalists, landed at Tel Avivs Ben Gurion Airport

IAI Delivers First Converted B737-700 Cargo Aircraft to Tianjin Cargo Airlines in...

October 1, 2020 @ 08:27 AM

IAI's Aviation Group has delivered the first Passenger-to-Cargo converted Boeing 737-700 to Chines airline - Tianjin Cargo Airlines, which will become the first operator of this type of aircraft in China. The conversion work was carried out at the Tianjin MRO site, under a partnership agreement with IAI and Haite Group for developing the B737-700 and B737-800 STC

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