Top News on Boeing 747-400

  • Delta preparing widebody aircraft order RFP


    ​Delta Air Lines is evaluating releasing a request for proposals for a widebody aircraft order in the coming months.


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  • BA yet to decide on fate of 747 damaged in Johannesburg


    British Airways has yet to make its decision whether to repair the Boeing 747-400 that struck a building whilst taxiing...


  • South African CAA to probe BA 747 building strike


    South African authorities have opened an investigation following the accident at Johannesburg during which a British...


  • China Airlines 747F makes emergency landing; regulator investigating


    Taiwan's Aviation Safety Council (ASC) is investigating an incident where a China Airlines Boeing 747-400 Freighter had...


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  • Fire on BA 747 persisted after IFE not powered down

    News | 10 Apr 2014 09:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Cabin crew struggled to extinguish an in-flight entertainment system fire on a British Airways Boeing 747-400 because the unit was not electrically isolated beforehand, investigators have determined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fire-on-BA-747-persisted-after-IFE-not-powered-down-398109/
  • China Airlines 747F veers off runway at Taipei Taoyuan

    News | 08 Apr 2014 02:28 | Mavis Toh

    Taiwan's Aviation Safety Council (ASC) is investigating an incident where a China Airlines Boeing 747-400 Freighter veered off the runway during landing roll at Taoyuan International Airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Airlines-747F-veers-off-runway-at-Taipei-Taoyuan-397940/
  • Continental controllers ease Heathrow stack pressure

    News | 01 Apr 2014 13:01 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Continental European air traffic control services are participating in a trial programme aimed at reducing the time aircraft spend in London Heathrow’s holding patterns by 25%.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Continental-controllers-ease-Heathrow-stack-pressure-397672/
  • Delta possible A330neo launch customer: Analyst

    News | 26 Mar 2014 18:57 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines is a potential launch customer for the proposed re-engined Airbus A330, writes Morgan Stanley analyst John Godyn.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-possible-A330neo-launch-customer-Analyst-397473/
  • ​ANALYSIS: US MROs widen their horizons

    News | 23 Mar 2014 08:00 | Kristin Majcher

    It is no secret that cost-conscious US airlines have sought to minimise expenses by contracting MRO abroad in recent years. But with labour rates rising overseas, fuel prices staying high, and shops in the Asia-Pacific region working on more aircraft to meet local operators’ needs, more of that work could come back to US shores.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-MROs-widen-their-horizons-397243/
  • Gogo approved to install wi-fi on Delta’s A330s

    News | 19 Mar 2014 15:37 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Gogo has gained an approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to install its Ku-band satellite wi-fi product on Delta’s Airbus A330 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gogo-approved-to-install-wi-fi-on-Deltas-A330s-397192/