Top News on Boeing

  • Rotor club: Our top 10 most influential helicopters

    With the Bell Helicopter 505 Jet Ranger X making its maiden flight recently – and with the technologically advanced 525 Relentless waiting in the wings – we run down a (entirely subjective) list of the most influential helicopters of all time. And before anyone complains at the lack of a tiltrotor or compound rotorcraft, for reasons of simplicity we kept to conventional helicopters, as the more complex designs would fill a list all of their own. So, in order of age:

  • Other News for Boeing

  • Firms scramble to dethrone Lockheed in international F-16 market

    When South Korea in early November dumped BAE Systems as the prime contractor in charge of upgrading its fleet of...

  • Raytheon successfully tests US Navy's next-gen radar jammer

    ​Raytheon has successfully tested the US Navy’s next-generation jammer (NGJ) pod against simulated enemy radar threats...

  • Unmanned helicopters could soon battle US wildfires

    The US Department of the Interior could begin using unmanned air vehicles to battle forest fire within a year based on...

  • News Listings for Boeing

  • Avianca details capacity plans for 2015

    News | 21 Nov 2014 20:38 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Latin American airline group Avianca plans to grow capacity by 5% to 7% in 2015.
  • MH17 wreckage recovery work 'going well'

    News | 21 Nov 2014 18:04

    Work to recover wreckage from the MH17 crash site is "going well" according to ​Dutch air accident investigators, though after completing a sixth day at the scene they remain unclear how much longer recovery work will take.
  • Cathay Pacific sees US-China visa agreement as ‘fantastic’: CEO

    News | 21 Nov 2014 16:45 | Edward Russell

    ​Cathay Pacific Airways chief executive Ivan Chu sees the new agreement easing visa restrictions between China and the USA as “fantastic”.
  • Aeromexico mandates 787 deliveries

    News | 21 Nov 2014 16:39 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Aeromexico has mandated its two owned Boeing 787-8 deliveries under export credit agencies supported loans.
  • ANALYSIS: How ​VLM aims to evolve with Superjets

    News | 21 Nov 2014 16:15 | Michael Gubisch

    Belgium’s newly independent regional carrier VLM Airlines is aiming to grow revenue by two thirds with the planned introduction of two Sukhoi Superjet 100s into its Fokker 50 turboprop fleet in 2015.
  • ANALYSIS: New lessor Cheung Kong to follow its own path

    News | 21 Nov 2014 13:24 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Real estate investor Cheung Kong is set to differentiate from other Hong Kong-based lessors, particularly China Aircraft Leasing (CALC) and Hong Kong Aircraft Leasing (HKAC), as the new lessor prepares to build a portfolio through foreign lessees.