Top News on Boeing 747-8

  • SINGAPORE: A350 and 787 set to face off

    The rival latest-generation widebodies from Airbus and Boeing will go head to head at an air show for the first time at the Singapore air show, which kicks off on 11 February.

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  • PICTURE: Silk Way’s 747-8 Freighter poised for delivery

    The first of four Boeing 747-8 Freighters for Silk Way Airlines is being readied for delivery at the manufacturer’s...

  • Three engines damaged during 747-8F ice encounter

    Russian authorities are investigating an serious icing incident in cruise during which three engines on a Boeing 747-8...

  • IN FOCUS: Introduction issues see airlines turn to tried and tested aircraft

    Introducing aircraft into a fleet is a complex affair, leading many airlines to take delivery of new types later in...

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  • Airbus bullish on demand in latest 20-year outlook

    News | 24 Sep 2014 15:59 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Airbus has put the overall 20-year demand for new aircraft at 31,400, a rise of more than 7% over last year's outlook.
  • ROUTES: Sao Paulo's Viracopos ready for A380 flights

    News | 23 Sep 2014 16:29 | Edward Russell

    ​Viracopos-Campinas International airport has approval from Brazil’s regulator to handle flights on the Airbus A380, even as it continues construction work on its new international terminal.
  • ROUTES: Sao Paulo Guarulhos aims for A380 flights in 2015

    News | 21 Sep 2014 20:55 | Edward Russell

    ​The operator of Sao Paulo Guarulhos International airport hopes to see its first Airbus A380 flight in 2015, following the completion of upgrades to its runways.
  • Frankfurt introduces new landing procedure to cut noise

    News | 04 Sep 2014 11:56 | Michael Gubisch

    Frankfurt airport is aiming to reduce noise with the deployment of a ground-based augmentation system for satellite navigation-directed precision approaches.
  • Cathay to add Calgary freighter service

    News | 17 Jul 2014 01:24 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Cathay Pacific plans to launch a twice-weekly freighter service to Calgary, starting 17 October.
  • ​LHT becomes partner in GEnx nacelle repairs

    News | 14 Jul 2014 09:06 | Michael Gubisch

    GE subsidiary Middle River Aircraft Systems is to co-operate with Lufthansa Technik for maintenance of GEnx-2B engine nacelles.