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  • FLEET WATCH: Orders August 2009

    News | 13 Oct 2009 13:35 | Antoine Fafard

    Fleet watch: August 2009http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FLEET-WATCH-Orders-August-2009-333394/
  • Turkmenistan 737-800 is prepared for delivery

    News | 20 Feb 2007 00:00

    <P>The first of two new Boeing 737-800s for Turkmenistan Airlines is undergoing flight testing by the US manufacturer in Seattle. </P> <P>The aircraft is due for delivery to the carrier shortly and will join an all-Boeing fleet that, according to Flight's ACAS database, comprises six 717s, two 737-300s and four 757-200s. In addition, the airline has parked one 717 and one 767-300ER. </P> <P>The Ashgabat-based national carrier flies to destinations in the CIS, Asia and Europe.</P> <P align=center><IMG style="BORDER-RIGHT: 1px solid; BORDER-TOP: 1px solid; BORDER-LEFT: 1px solid; WIDTH: 445px; BORDER-BOTTOM: 1px solid; HEIGHT: 278px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16527" border=0><BR>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsphttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Turkmenistan-737-800-is-prepared-for-delivery-212155/
  • Picture: First of two new Boeing 737-800s for Turkmenistan Airlines begins flight tests in Seattle

    News | 15 Feb 2007 11:00 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    The first of two new <A id=D#http://www.flightglobal.com/Directory/Search.aspx?navigationId=387&amp;aircraftCategory=CommercialAircraft&amp;manufacturerType=CommercialAircraft title="Flight's commercial aircraft directory" href="http://www.flightglobal.com/Directory/Search.aspx?navigationId=387&amp;aircraftCategory=CommercialAircraft&amp;manufacturerType=CommercialAircraft" target=_blank>Boeing&nbsp;737-800s</A> for <A href="http://www.turkmenistanembassy.org/turkmen/travel/airline.html" target=_blank>Turkmenistan&nbsp;Airlines</A> is undergoing flight-testing in Seattle. <BR><BR>The aircraft (pictured below) is due for delivery shortly, and will join the airline’s all-Boeing fleet which according to <EM><A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/Home/Default.aspx?NavigationID=396&amp;SlotID=26" target=_blank><EM>Flight</EM>’s&nbsp;<EM>ACAS</EM> database</A></EM> comprises six 717s, two 737-300s and four 757-200s. <BR><BR>The airline also has one 717 and one 767-300ER currently parked.<BR><Bhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Picture-First-of-two-new-Boeing-737-800s-for-Turkmenistan-Airlines-begins-flight-tests-in-Seattle-212106/
  • Boeing downplays threat to 717

    News | 16 Mar 2004 00:00

    <p>US Securities and Exchange Commission filing puts hefty price on closing line as future of twinjet hangs in balance</p> <p>Boeing has moved to stem the disquiet over the future of its 717 and 767 programmes in the wake of a US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing that warns that closing the 717 line could cost the company $400 million in charges.</p> <p>While it is unable to deny the shrinking backlog for both models, the company stresses that legal requirements mandate the public release of risk mitigation plans to investors that would formerly have remained company confidential.</p> <p>The long-threatened 717 has a backlog of 34 aircraft, the bulk of which are on order for Midwest Airlines (12) and leasing company Pembroke Group (14). Midwest has received 13 of the 25 it holds on firm order, and has options on a further 25. The airline says it is in a "better financial position than ever", and has no plans to adjust its 717 orders. The 14th 717 is due to arrive in Mahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-downplays-threat-to-717-178933/
  • Turkmenistan agrees 767 contract

    News | 11 Aug 2003 23:00

    <p>The government of Turkmenistan has signed a $130 million deal with Boeing for a corporate 767-300ER for head of state transport.</p> <p>Boeing says the final configuration and specification for the 767 variant are being defined as part of the final contract negotiations. "This is a work in process," it adds. "The paperwork is still going through, and the order has not yet been formally booked."</p> <p>The VVIP interior, to be outfitted by San Antonio, Texas-based completion centre Gore Design, is expected to be in a three-class configuration, including about 100 seats for Turkmenistan president Saparmurat Niyazov's entourage as well as luxury living quarters.</p> <p>The 767, which is understood to include the digital -400ER standard flightdeck used on the KC-767 tanker, is scheduled for delivery in April 2005. </p> <p>Niyazov says the aircraft order should eventually lead to further Boeing types being acquired by the country, including flag carrier Turkmenistan Airlines.</p>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Turkmenistan-agrees-767-contract-169964/
  • Boeing order

    News | 26 May 2003 23:00

    <p>Turkmenistan Airlines has ordered two more Boeing 717-200s to add to the three it already operates on domestic and regional services. The $78 million deal, signed with Boeing earlier this month in Turkmenistan's capital Ashgabat, will see the 120-seat aircraft enter service next year.</p>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-order-166045/