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.


  • Other News for Boeing 747-8

  • 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...


  • News Listings for Boeing 747-8

  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cathay-to-add-Calgary-freighter-service-401623/
  • ​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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LHT-becomes-partner-in-GEnx-nacelle-repairs-401406/
  • Lufthansa can be 'snobbish' with funding decisions

    News | 01 Jul 2014 11:10 | Laura Mueller

    ​Lufthansa is sticking with attractive pricing available in the Japanese financing market as the German carrier focuses on maintaining a balanced funding mix.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lufthansa-can-be-snobbish-with-funding-decisions-400936/
  • Cargolux seeks Ex-Im financing for two 747-8Fs

    News | 17 Jun 2014 12:15 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Luxembourg-based freight operator Cargolux is seeking US Export-Import Bank support for two new Boeing 747-8 freighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargolux-seeks-Ex-Im-financing-for-two-747-8Fs-400482/
  • Cargolux begins Zhengzhou link after permit delays

    News | 16 Jun 2014 09:28 | Graham Dunn

    European freight carrier Cargolux launched its new service to Zhengzhou in China on 15 June after securing the necessary permits to operate the route, nearly two months later than it originally hoped.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargolux-begins-Zhengzhou-link-after-permit-delays-400430/
  • ​IATA: Emirates dismisses Boeing’s 747-8I overtures

    News | 02 Jun 2014 08:13 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Emirates has no interest in the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental as it views the Airbus A380 as the only very large airliner that can deliver the capacity and performance it requires.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-Emirates-dismisses-Boeings-747-8I-overtures-399923/