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  • ​Qatar takes four Boeings on the same day


    In what is believed to be an unprecedented event, Qatar Airways took delivery of four Boeing widebodies on the same day earlier this week.


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  • Airbus keeps Alabama assembly line on track despite heavy floods


    ​Two historic rainstorms last April flooded Airbus’ partially-built factory rising in Mobile, Alabama, but will not...


  • Virgin foresees firming 787-9 options and possible -10s


    Virgin Atlantic intends to exercise its Boeing 787-9 options and is looking at the -10 variant as a potential...


  • Qatar unveils first A350 destination


    ​Qatar Airways has selected Frankfurt as the initial destination for its Airbus A350, the first delivery of which it...


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  • Airbus keeps Alabama assembly line on track despite heavy floods

    News | 29 Oct 2014 15:48 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two historic rainstorms last April flooded Airbus’ partially-built factory rising in Mobile, Alabama, but will not delay the start of production in less than 12 months, says Airbus Americas president Barry Eccleston.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-keeps-Alabama-assembly-line-on-track-despite-heavy-floods-405391/
  • SAS closes another A330 sale and leaseback

    News | 29 Oct 2014 12:44 | Olivier Bonnassies

    SAS Group has sold an Airbus A330-300 to Florida-based Aviator Capital under a sale and leaseback.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SAS-closes-another-A330-sale-and-leaseback-405381/
  • ​Vietnam Airlines’ first A350 reaches production milestone

    News | 29 Oct 2014 08:34 | Greg Waldron

    Vietnam Airlines’ first A350-900 aircraft has rolled out of the Toulouse assembly hall, and is set to begin ground tests.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Vietnam-Airlines-first-A350-reaches-production-milestone-405371/
  • ​Qatar takes four Boeings on the same day

    News | 29 Oct 2014 07:20 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    In what is believed to be an unprecedented event, Qatar Airways took delivery of four Boeing widebodies on the same day earlier this week.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qatar-takes-four-Boeings-on-the-same-day-405368/
  • P&W wins early position on long-range A321neo

    News | 29 Oct 2014 01:41 | Stephen Trimble

    ​A 2% fuel efficiency improvement promised by Pratt & Whitney last July helped Airbus secure approval to test the market for a longer-range version of the A321neo aimed at replacing the Boeing 757 on transatlantic routes, says president of Airbus Americas Barry Eccleston.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PW-wins-early-position-on-long-range-A321neo-405361/
  • ANALYSIS: Airbus cautious on lithium battery design for A350

    News | 27 Oct 2014 23:31 | Stephen Trimble

    Airbus and supplier Saft have confirmed several key details of the A350-900’s rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which are soon to become the production standard.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbus-cautious-on-lithium-battery-design-for-A350-405306/