Top News on 747

  • GE delays Passport engine flight test


    Bombardier must wait a few more months to see the flight test phase begin for the GE Aviation engine that will power the Global 7000 and 8000 business jets.


  • Other News for 747

  • Qantas ‘looking forward’ to firming 787-9 options


    ​Qantas could soon exercise options for some Boeing 787-9s for delivery from 2017 if its international business...


  • GE delays Passport engine flight test


    Bombardier must wait a few more months to see the flight test phase begin for the GE Aviation engine that will power...


  • VIDEO: Flying on the Breitling Super Constellation


    ​Straight after appearing at this year’s Farnborough air show, the Breitling Super Constellation operated a special...


  • News Listings for 747

  • Virgin Atlantic mandates AerCap for another sale and leaseback

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:17 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor AerCap has signed another sale-and-leaseback agreement with Virgin Atlantic.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Atlantic-mandates-AerCap-for-another-sale-and-leaseback-403117/
  • Qantas ‘looking forward’ to firming 787-9 options

    News | 28 Aug 2014 06:01 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas could soon exercise options for some Boeing 787-9s for delivery from 2017 if its international business rebounds to profitability in the coming years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-looking-forward-to-firming-787-9-options-403095/
  • Qantas freezes capacity growth plans

    News | 28 Aug 2014 04:09 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas will sell some aircraft and return others at the end of their leases over the coming financial year as it freezes its capacity growth plans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-freezes-capacity-growth-plans-403091/
  • Air NZ’s aircraft deliveries to peak in FY2015

    News | 27 Aug 2014 03:39 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Air New Zealand (Air NZ) will take delivery of 10 new aircraft during the year ending 30 June 2015, representing the peak of its four year, NZ$2.2 billion ($1.84 billion) fleet investment programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-NZs-aircraft-deliveries-to-peak-in-FY2015-403046/
  • ANALYSIS: Can Qantas climb above its turbulence?

    News | 27 Aug 2014 01:22 | Ellis Taylor

    Qantas will almost certainly reveal a record loss when it announces its full-year results on 28 August, meaning that most focus will be on chief executive Alan Joyce's plans to steer the airline out of trouble.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-Qantas-climb-above-its-turbulence-403005/
  • United launches streaming entertainment on Airbus fleet

    News | 26 Aug 2014 20:44 | Edward Russell

    United Airlines has enabled in-flight streaming entertainment on the majority of its Airbus A320-family fleet, as it works towards offering entertainment on all of its mainline aircraft by the end of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-launches-streaming-entertainment-on-Airbus-fleet-403034/