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  • Cargolux bans lithium-ion batteries after fire analysis


    ​Freight operator Cargolux is preparing to suspend transport of lithium-ion battery consignments in light of recent re-assessment of the potential hazards they pose.


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  • Korean Air seeks $1bn Boeing financings


    Korean Air has approached financiers for the financing of five upcoming Boeing 747-8 deliveries after receiving...


  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One


    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the...


  • PICTURE: Silk Way’s 747-8 Freighter poised for delivery


    The first of four Boeing 747-8 Freighters for Silk Way Airlines is being readied for delivery at the manufacturer’s...


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  • Cargolux bans lithium-ion batteries after fire analysis

    News | 28 Apr 2015 12:26 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Freight operator Cargolux is preparing to suspend transport of lithium-ion battery consignments in light of recent re-assessment of the potential hazards they pose.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cargolux-bans-lithium-ion-batteries-after-fire-analysis-411658/
  • Korean Air seeks $1bn Boeing financings

    News | 16 Mar 2015 12:57 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Korean Air has approached financiers for the financing of five upcoming Boeing 747-8 deliveries after receiving approval from the US Export-Import bank.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-Air-seeks-1bn-Boeing-financings-410189/
  • USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One

    News | 28 Jan 2015 21:48 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force on 28 January announced Boeing’s four-engined 747-8 Intercontinental airliner will serve as the next Air Force One, besting the Airbus A380 as the next generation of aircraft specially outfitted to carry the US president.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-chooses-747-8-as-next-Air-Force-One-408408/
  • 13 top-selling narrowbody and widebody types of 2014

    News | 16 Jan 2015 15:36 | Murdo Morrison

    With the big two manufacturers having released their orders and deliveries figures this week, these are their 13 top-selling narrowbody and widebody types of 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/13-top-selling-narrowbody-and-widebody-types-of-2014-407997/
  • ANALYSIS: US airlines bringing home MRO work

    News | 30 Oct 2014 10:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After years of sending nearly all their widebodies overseas for MRO work, US airlines are increasingly having aircraft serviced stateside.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-airlines-bringing-home-MRO-work-405110/
  • ANALYSIS: Completions companies vie for VIPs in a shrinking market

    News | 16 Oct 2014 23:00

    “You complete me,” declared Jerry Maguire to his Dorothy in the schmaltzy 1996 movie named after him. Eighteen years later, one trusts their happy relationship is still going strong – unlike that between the large US interiors houses and American aircraft buyers. The latter seem to be eschewing the notion of a soul mate for life, preferring to take a more pragmatic approach in their choice of a completions partner – that is, if the established players are to be believed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Completions-companies-vie-for-VIPs-in-a-shrinking-market-404188/