Top News on Boeing 737 Max

  • Leap-powered A320neo conducts maiden flight


    ​Airbus's first A320neo fitted with the CFM International Leap-1A engine has become airborne on its maiden flight.


  • Other News for Boeing 737 Max

  • CFM revamps Leap assembly ahead of ramp-up


    ​As pressure grows to raise already peak production rates for single-aisle aircraft, CFM International has decided to...


  • SMBC Aviation Capital orders 80 737 Max 8s


    SMBC Aviation Capital has ordered 80 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft, the largest single order for the re-engined variant...


  • American ‘evaluating’ proposed long-range A321neo


    ​American Airlines is “evaluating” Airbus’ proposed long-range A321neo, says vice-president of fleet planning Peter...


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  • Leap-powered A320neo conducts maiden flight

    News | 19 May 2015 13:03 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus's first A320neo fitted with the CFM International Leap-1A engine has become airborne on its maiden flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Leap-powered-A320neo-conducts-maiden-flight-412528/
  • Ruili Airlines signs for 60 Boeing 737 Max

    News | 19 May 2015 08:34 | Mavis Toh

    Ruili Airlines has signed an agreement with Minsheng Financial Leasing and AVIC Leasing for 60 Boeing 737 Max aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ruili-Airlines-signs-for-60-Boeing-737-Max-412505/
  • Norwegian plans to wet-lease out A320neos

    News | 30 Apr 2015 16:37 | Oliver Clark

    Norwegian intends to wet-lease out the Airbus A320neos it receives next year and is "highly likely" to do the same with those delivered in 2017, the airline's head of investor relations has disclosed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Norwegian-plans-to-wet-lease-out-A320neos-411800/
  • ​Monarch selects AJW for component support

    News | 23 Mar 2015 15:05 | Michael Gubisch

    UK parts specialist AJ Walter Aviation has won a components maintenance contract covering Monarch Airlines' Airbus A320/A321 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Monarch-selects-AJW-for-component-support-410457/
  • ANALYSIS: That pilot shortage – will it prove to be another mirage?

    News | 12 Mar 2015 10:24 | David Learmount

    ​Aircraft order backlog figures show airlines are investing in unprecedented numbers of new aircraft, but not in the skilled trades that are still needed to maintain and fly them. As a result the global ab-initio training industry may have insufficient capacity to cope with demand when the existing rather shallow pool of skilled personnel starts to dry up.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-That-pilot-shortage-will-it-prove-to-be-another-mirage-409320/
  • CFM revamps Leap assembly ahead of ramp-up

    News | 10 Mar 2015 00:32 | Stephen Trimble

    ​As pressure grows to raise already peak production rates for single-aisle aircraft, CFM International has decided to roll out two major upgrades to the production system for the Leap engine series.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CFM-revamps-Leap-assembly-ahead-of-ramp-up-409940/