Top News on 747-8

  • OPINION: Why the A380 is a Neo too far


    ​Slightly more than a decade ago, it was Boeing’s turn to make a hard decision. Airbus had launched the A380, so the company weighed up whether to respond with a clean-sheet design or a simpler product revamp.


  • Other News for 747-8

  • Korean Air seeks $1bn Boeing financings


    Korean Air has approached financiers for the financing of five upcoming Boeing 747-8 deliveries after receiving...


  • 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...


  • Boeing adds 1,432 net orders in 2014


    ​Boeing closed the books on 2014 with a total of 1,432 new firm orders added to a record backlog, which is about twice...


  • News Listings for 747-8

  • Korean Air forecasts KRW730bn profit for fiscal 2015

    News | 27 Mar 2015 02:32 | Ellis Taylor

    Korean Air expects to report a KRW730 billion ($660 million) operating profit for the year ending 31 December 2015, nearly double the KRW395 billion figure for 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-Air-forecasts-KRW730bn-profit-for-fiscal-2015-410623/
  • FAA grants 330min ETOPS to 747-8

    News | 18 Mar 2015 17:05 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration has approved Boeing's 747-8 Intercontinental for 330min extended operations, granting the four-engine widebody an approval that until recently was required for only twin-engine models.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-grants-330min-ETOPS-to-747-8-410319/
  • Korean Air seeks $1bn Boeing financings

    News | 16 Mar 2015 12:57 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Korean Air has approached financiers for the financing of five upcoming Boeing 747-8 deliveries after receiving approval from the US Export-Import bank.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-Air-seeks-1bn-Boeing-financings-410189/
  • HSBC closes 777F Ex-Im financings in Asia

    News | 02 Mar 2015 14:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    HSBC has closed two US Export-Import Bank-guaranteed financing structures covering Boeing 777 Freighters for Asian customers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HSBC-closes-777F-Ex-Im-financings-in-Asia-409605/
  • OPINION: Why the A380 is a Neo too far

    News | 02 Mar 2015 10:11

    ​Slightly more than a decade ago, it was Boeing’s turn to make a hard decision. Airbus had launched the A380, so the company weighed up whether to respond with a clean-sheet design or a simpler product revamp.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-the-A380-is-a-Neo-too-far-409585/
  • Lufthansa increases capacity across the Atlantic on strong demand

    News | 27 Feb 2015 20:30 | Edward Russell

    ​Lufthansa German Airlines will increase capacity in the transatlantic market this year, responding to strong demand in the market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-increases-capacity-across-the-Atlantic-on-strong-demand-409579/