Top News on 747

  • PICTURE: Air New Zealand’s first 787-9 lands in Auckland

    ​Air New Zealand’s first Boeing 787-9 aircraft has arrived in Auckland following a delivery flight from Seattle.

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  • US officials suggest missile downed MH17

    ​US officials reportedly believe that Malaysia Airlines MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile.

  • USAF chooses Lm2 simulator motion modifier for KC-135 training

    ​Belgium-based technology company AWx has sold its patented flight simulation motion modifier – known as Lm2 – to the...

  • Delta sees 787-9 a potentially ‘very viable’ aircraft

    Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson is hopeful that the Boeing 787-9 will be a “very viable airplane”, as...

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  • Aircastle's Q2 income falls on $36.6m in refinancing fees

    News | 31 Jul 2014 12:48 | Laura Mueller

    ​Aircastle’s second quarter net income totalled $3.1 million, down $29.7 million from the year-earlier period, due to redemption expenses of $36.6 million tied to the refinancing of $450 million in senior unsecured notes.
  • ANALYSIS: Asia’s magically shrinking superjumbo orderbook

    News | 31 Jul 2014 08:17 | Greg Waldron

    The termination of Skymark Airlines' order for six Airbus A380 aircraft, and the reclassification of 10 A380s due for Hong Kong Airlines, has cut the Asia Pacific region’s orders for very large aircraft by one third.
  • SIA Q1 profit halves with weak demand, Tiger's losses

    News | 30 Jul 2014 10:53 | Mavis Toh

    ​Singapore Airlines’ operating profit plunged 52.4% to S$39 million for the first quarter of its fiscal 2014-15, due to weaker yields amid intense competition in key Asian markets.
  • Korean Air mandates HSBC for A330

    News | 29 Jul 2014 11:16 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Korean Air has mandated HSBC for funding a new Airbus A330-300 delivery, sources indicate.
  • Air France-KLM sets scene for ‘Perform 2020’ growth strategy

    News | 25 Jul 2014 14:05 | Oliver Clark

    Air France-KLM’s new five-year strategy is based on the “metallic alloy” of growth and competition, says chief executive Alexandre de Juniac.
  • Air France-KLM to cut full-freighter fleet at Amsterdam

    News | 25 Jul 2014 07:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Air France-KLM is aiming to cut its exposure to the dedicated freighter business in Amsterdam, having taking an impairment charge on its cargo activity.