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

  • AAHK posts 12.3% jump in H1 profit

    News | 25 Nov 2014 02:05 | Aaron Chong

    Airport Authority of Hong Kong (AAHK) posted an operating profit of HK$5.58 billion ($719 million) for the first half of the 2015 fiscal year, a 12.3% increase from the same period last year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AAHK-posts-123-jump-in-H1-profit-406424/
  • ANALYSIS: Fleet Watch - Orders for October 2014

    News | 18 Nov 2014 12:15 | Antoine Fafard

    Commercial aircraft net orders came in at 46 for October where 21 swaps also occurred.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Fleet-Watch-Orders-for-October-2014-406197/
  • Nippon Cargo deploys 747-8F to Hahn

    News | 07 Nov 2014 14:29

    ​Japanese carrier Nippon Cargo Airlines is switching its flights via Hahn airport to Boeing 747-8 freighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Nippon-Cargo-deploys-747-8F-to-Hahn-405789/
  • ANALYSIS: US airlines bringing home MRO work

    News | 30 Oct 2014 10:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After years of sending nearly all their widebodies overseas for MRO work, US airlines are increasingly having aircraft serviced stateside.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-airlines-bringing-home-MRO-work-405110/
  • Air China ups international frequencies

    News | 27 Oct 2014 03:45 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Air China has raised the frequencies of select international services, which took effect on 26 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-China-ups-international-frequencies-405253/
  • ANALYSIS: Completions companies vie for VIPs in a shrinking market

    News | 17 Oct 2014 00:00

    “You complete me,” declared Jerry Maguire to his Dorothy in the schmaltzy 1996 movie named after him. Eighteen years later, one trusts their happy relationship is still going strong – unlike that between the large US interiors houses and American aircraft buyers. The latter seem to be eschewing the notion of a soul mate for life, preferring to take a more pragmatic approach in their choice of a completions partner – that is, if the established players are to be believed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Completions-companies-vie-for-VIPs-in-a-shrinking-market-404188/