Top News on Nile Air

  • Airbus targets Boeing's 2007 orders record

    <P>The commercial aircraft orders record set by Boeing in 2007 could be short-lived as Airbus has more than enough commitments awaiting confirmation to overtake its rival when it declares its final tally on 16 January.</P> <P>Boeing broke all records with the 1,413 net orders it signed last year. It racked up 287 orders in December, pitching its full year net sales beyond the record of 1,055 set by Airbus in 2005, and beating its own record of 1,044 set in 2006.</P> <P>Flight&nbsp;estimates that Airbus’s declared gross orders for 2007 is around 1,300 aircraft (adjusting its 30 November order update with the 99 orders that it announced in December), but this is certain to escalate as it traditionally reveals a raft of new orders at its annual press conference in January.</P> <P>The Airbus 2007 order tally is artificially inflated as it includes a number of reconfirmations of existing <A href="">A350</A> orders by customers who had placed orders for the origi

  • Other News for Nile Air

  • DUBAI 2007: Start-up Nile Air signs for nine A321s, plans 2008 launch

    <P>Egyptian start-up Nile Air plans to launch operations early next year with leased <A ...

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  • Egypt's Nile Air scraps most of A321 order

    News | 06 Oct 2014 10:33 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Egyptian carrier Nile Air appears to have cancelled most of the Airbus A321s it ordered six years ago.
  • Ex-BA regional executive Evans takes LIAT CEO role

    News | 31 Mar 2014 22:52

    ​Caribbean carrier LIAT has named former British Airways executive David Evans as its new chief executive in succession to Ian Brunton who quit last September.
  • Egypt's Nile Air to double fleet this year

    News | 26 Mar 2014 13:20 | Martin Rivers

    Nile Air will lease two more Airbus A320s this year as the privately-owned carrier benefits from warming relations between Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
  • Jet deals - 23 August

    News | 23 Aug 2010 11:14 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ASA takes first two CRJ700s from Horizon Atlantic Southeast Airlines has taken delivery of the first two Bombardier CRJ-701ERs from Horizon Air. In...
  • January’s Jet Report: the Airbus A321-200

    News | 29 Jan 2010 12:20 | Olivier Bonnassies

    There may still be some downward pressure on lease rates and current market values of the A321-200 this year
  • Jet deals - 9 November

    News | 09 Nov 2009 10:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Continental sells more 737-500s