Top News on boeing 747-400

  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.


  • Other News for boeing 747-400

  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans


    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and...


  • Qantas to donate first 747-400 to museum


    ​Qantas will donate its first Boeing 747-400 to Australia’s Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS), which...


  • American and BA continue to see strong transatlantic demand


    ​The heads of joint business partners American Airlines and British Airways continue to see strong and growing demand...


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  • The power list: top 10 delivered commercial turbofans

    News | 17 Apr 2015 15:59 | Murdo Morrison

    With our latest analysis of the commercial engine sector showing how re-engined aircraft from Airbus and Boeing and the arrival of new types from Bombardier, Comac, Mitsubishi and Irkut are affecting the size and shape of the marketplace, we list the most popular powerplants in civil aviation history with the help of Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-power-list-top-10-delivered-commercial-turbofans-411334/
  • ANALYSIS: A380 re-engining continues to divide analysts

    News | 24 Feb 2015 14:37 | Stephen Trimble

    In a lightly attended Dubai air show press conference about 15 months ago, then-Engine Alliance president Dean Athans delivered an unexpected message. The joint venture between GE Aviation and Pratt & Whitney was evaluating a wide range of performance upgrades for the GP7200, including offering an all-new engine to power the Airbus A380.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A380-re-engining-continues-to-divide-analysts-409326/
  • CFM starts Leap-1A flight tests

    News | 05 Feb 2015 14:54 | Dominic Perry

    CFM International has begun flight tests of its new Leap-1A engine destined for the Airbus A320neo narrowbody, the GE Aviation-Snecma joint venture has confirmed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CFM-starts-Leap-1A-flight-tests-408733/
  • Crew talk suggests unease with ill-fated 747's load

    News | 04 Feb 2015 17:41 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Cockpit-voice recordings indicate that the crew of the National Airlines Boeing 747-400 freighter which crashed in Afghanistan was concerned over the security of its heavy armoured vehicle load.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crew-talk-suggests-unease-with-ill-fated-747s-load-408697/
  • Shifting cargo likely damaged National 747's systems: NTSB

    News | 03 Feb 2015 21:56 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A military vehicle carried in a National Airlines Boeing 747 broke free from restraints, punctured the aft pressure bulkhead and damaged control systems moments before the aircraft crashed in Afghanistan in 2013, according to documents release 3 February by the US National Transportation Safety Board.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Shifting-cargo-likely-damaged-National-747s-systems-NTSB-408652/
  • Qantas to donate first 747-400 to museum

    News | 29 Jan 2015 05:18 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas will donate its first Boeing 747-400 to Australia’s Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS), which will open it for public display at Illawarra Regional airport, just out of Sydney.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-to-donate-first-747-400-to-museum-408421/