Top News on Boeing 787

  • PICTURE: American’s first 787 moves into final assembly

    ​The first Boeing 787-8 bound for American Airlines has moved onto the final assembly at the airframer’s factory in Everett, Washington.

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  • PICTURE: Xiamen Airlines takes delivery of first 787-8

    Xiamen Airlines has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-8 aircraft, making it the third Chinese carrier to receive...

  • Qantas ‘looking forward’ to firming 787-9 options

    ​Qantas could soon exercise options for some Boeing 787-9s for delivery from 2017 if its international business...

  • Air New Zealand issues 787-9 first user riposte

    Air New Zealand (ANZ) will begin using its newly-delivered Boeing 787-9 aircraft on an ad hoc basis, starting in August.

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  • China Southern to launch two new services

    News | 19 Sep 2014 08:53 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​China Southern Airlines will launch two new services in the coming weeks.
  • ANALYSIS: Leisure carriers look to adapt to new markets

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:39 | Oliver Clark

    In August, Monarch's chief executive Andrew Swaffield revealed that after 56 years operating as a leisure carrier, it plans to cease charter operations for good in 2015 and focus entirely on scheduled low-cost operations.
  • Avolon finalises 787-9 and 737 Max order

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:25 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Irish lessor Avolon has finalised its order for six Boeing 787-9s and five 737 Max 9s.
  • Air Europa selects Panasonic IFE systems for 787s

    News | 16 Sep 2014 15:53 | Michael Gubisch

    Spanish carrier Air Europa has opted to equip its on-order Boeing 787 fleet with Panasonic IFE systems for broadband internet access.
  • South African Airways readies new widebody RFP

    News | 16 Sep 2014 14:26 | Stephen Trimble

    South African Airways is developing a new request for proposals to acquire up to 25 Airbus or Boeing widebodies with deliveries spread over a long period beginning as early as 2017, chief executive Monwabisi Kalawe tells Flightglobal.
  • ​INTERVIEW: Si Xian Min, China Southern Airlines chairman

    News | 16 Sep 2014 11:05 | Mavis Toh

    In China Southern Airlines chairman Si Xian Min’s view, being a state-owned carrier in China is akin to being one of three brothers. They share the same parentage, but each has a distinct character, strengths and weaknesses.