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  • United could convert widebody orders to the 777-300ER


    United Airlines could convert some of its existing widebody orderbook to the Boeing 777-300ER, amidst reports that it is preparing to order 10 of the widebody aircraft.


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  • ANALYSIS: The Boeing 737-700 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jan 2015 14:42 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Boeing's 737-700 is a shortened version of the -800 model, capable of carrying 126 to 149 passengers. It effectively replaces the 737-300 series in the airframer's line-up, and its direct competitor is the Airbus A319.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Boeing-737-700-aircraft-report-408447/
  • Monarch foresees being all-Boeing operator from 2020

    News | 29 Jan 2015 16:24 | Oliver Clark

    Monarch Airlines will have a fleet composed solely of Airbus narrowbodies from May and then transition to being an all-Boeing operator from 2020 as part of its focus on the short-haul European leisure market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Monarch-foresees-being-all-Boeing-operator-from-2020-408449/
  • RAM dismisses claims of Star membership

    News | 23 Jan 2015 12:55 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Royal Air Maroc has not reached a decision on joining one of the major airline groups, and is rejecting claims of a pending agreement with Star Alliance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAM-dismisses-claims-of-Star-membership-408251/
  • Ill-fated Bhoja 737 crew lacked automation training

    News | 22 Jan 2015 11:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Pakistani investigators have indicated that Bhoja Air had not prepared adequate training for pilots on the greater level of automation in the Boeing 737-200Adv cockpit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ill-fated-Bhoja-737-crew-lacked-automation-training-408198/
  • United could convert widebody orders to the 777-300ER

    News | 20 Jan 2015 17:35 | Edward Russell

    United Airlines could convert some of its existing widebody orderbook to the Boeing 777-300ER, amidst reports that it is preparing to order 10 of the widebody aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-could-convert-widebody-orders-to-the-777-300ER-408124/
  • Solar Impulse unveils Si2's round-the-world solar flight route

    News | 20 Jan 2015 12:44 | Kate Sarsfield

    Solar Impulse today revealed details of the global route for its second-generation solar-powered aircraft Si2, which is set to embark on the world's first ever official round-the-world solar flight by early March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-unveils-Si2s-round-the-world-solar-flight-route-408096/