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

  • FAA: Flutter resurfaces as 747-8 safety threat

    News | 16 Dec 2014 20:02 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A proposed airworthiness directive from the US Federal Aviation Administration reveals flutter can develop on both passenger and freighter versions of the Boeing 747-8, and can occur regardless of how much fuel is in the aft fuel tank.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-Flutter-resurfaces-as-747-8-safety-threat-407173/
  • Rio airport approved to receive A380

    News | 01 Dec 2014 14:51 | Rainer Uphoff

    Rio de Janeiro Galeao International airport has received authorisation from Brazil's civil aviation authority ANAC to handle the Airbus A380, becoming the first airport in the country to do so.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rio-airport-approved-to-receive-A380-406610/
  • 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/