Top News on 787

  • PICTURES: Vietnam Airlines first Boeing 787-9 completes exterior painting


    Vietnam Airlines’ first Boeing 787-9 has rolled out of Boeing's paint shop at Paine Field, less than a month after it came off the final assembly line.


  • Other News for 787

  • UAV test range established at Taranto-Grottaglie airport


    ​An unmanned air vehicle test range has been established at Taranto-Grottaglie general aviation airport in Italy to...


  • EBACE: GDC Technics wins third 787 modification contract


    Modifications company GDC Aviation has won its third Boeing 787 contract, an agreement that will see it develop a “very...


  • EBACE: BBJ models could extend 747-8, 737NG run, Boeing says


    ​Boeing could continue producing business jet versions of the 747-8 and the 737NG for several more years, says the ...


  • News Listings for 787

  • UAV test range established at Taranto-Grottaglie airport

    News | 28 May 2015 17:21 | Beth Stevenson

    ​An unmanned air vehicle test range has been established at Taranto-Grottaglie general aviation airport in Italy to allow industry to test its systems safely over land and sea and support research and development.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UAV-test-range-established-at-Taranto-Grottaglie-airport-412846/
  • Simulator industry gets in training for aircraft ramp-up

    News | 22 May 2015 14:59

    ​Given the unprecedented wave of airliner orders of recent years, strong demand for simulators is unsurprising. CAE, which claims the top slot in civil simulation equipment sales, ended its financial year on 31 March having sold 41 full-flight simulators (FFS), the second-highest total ever, after 2013-14’s record 48. (The latest year’s number did not include a further 11 deployed to CAE’s own training centres.)http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Simulator-industry-gets-in-training-for-aircraft-ramp-up-412420/
  • ​Flight test: Airbus keeps family faithful with A350

    News | 22 May 2015 06:27 | Mike Gerzanics

    When Airbus conceived the all-new A350 XWB almost a decade ago, it did so after first attempting to create a challenger to the Boeing 787 based on its existing “big-twin”, the A330.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flight-test-Airbus-keeps-family-faithful-with-A350-412426/
  • EBACE: Jet Aviation to complete first 787-9 BBJ

    News | 19 May 2015 09:32 | Alan Peaford

    ​Jet Aviation is to carry out the world’s first private completions project on a Boeing Business Jet 787-9.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EBACE-Jet-Aviation-to-complete-first-787-9-BBJ-412516/
  • EBACE: GDC Technics wins third 787 modification contract

    News | 18 May 2015 11:26 | Kerry Reals

    Modifications company GDC Aviation has won its third Boeing 787 contract, an agreement that will see it develop a “very unique” first-class area for an unnamed customer. GDC will begin work on the brand new 787 in 2017 under a “very strict confidentiality agreement” with its customer, says the company’s general partner, Mohammed Alzeer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EBACE-GDC-Technics-wins-third-787-modification-contract-412447/
  • EBACE: BBJ models could extend 747-8, 737NG run, Boeing says

    News | 18 May 2015 11:26 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing could continue producing business jet versions of the 747-8 and the 737NG for several more years, says the newly-appointed head of Boeing Business Jets (BBJ).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EBACE-BBJ-models-could-extend-747-8-737NG-run-Boeing-says-412448/