Top News on md-80

  • Scandinavian's MD-80s bow out with special flight


    Scandinavian Airlines’s final three Boeing MD-80s were retired from operations on 26 October, ending 28 years of service with the carrier.


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  • Snecma to flight-test open rotor on A340 in 2019


    Snecma is building a prototype open-rotor engine which is to be flight-tested on an Airbus A340 in 2019.


  • IN FOCUS: Introduction issues see airlines turn to tried and tested aircraft


    Introducing aircraft into a fleet is a complex affair, leading many airlines to take delivery of new types later in...


  • ANALYSIS: How Boeing took output and order spoils in 2012


    Boeing has stolen Airbus's delivery crown after Toulouse's near-decade on top in a clean sweep that also saw the US...


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  • Allegiant’s Q2 profit hits $56 million

    News | 23 Jul 2014 20:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Allegiant Air’s operating profit jumped 31.6% in the second quarter of 2014 to $56.4 million, as the Las Vegas-based discount carrier bolsters its fleet with used Airbus narrowbodies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Allegiants-Q2-profit-hits-56-million-401946/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - June 2014

    News | 22 Jul 2014 11:20 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Flightglobal's aircraft transaction monthly data analysis is split in three event types: operating leases, wet and sub-leases and the purchase of aircraft. The report covers single-aisle and long-haul aircraft as well as regional jets and turboprops.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-transactions-June-2014-401848/
  • American planning to finance aircraft in Q3 as guidance tightens

    News | 09 Jul 2014 15:02 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines plans to raise debt financing for aircraft in the third quarter, as it manages a $1.24 billion aircraft capital expenditure bill in 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-planning-to-finance-aircraft-in-Q3-as-guidance-tightens-401220/
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - May 2014

    News | 17 Jun 2014 14:05 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Flightglobal Pro aircraft transaction monthly data analysis is split in three event types: operating leases, wet and sub-leases and the purchase of aircraft. The report covers single-aisle and long-haul aircraft as well as regional jets and turboprops.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aircraft-transactions-May-2014-400490/
  • Second Dana Air MD-83 suffered issue 'similar' to flight 992

    News | 03 Jun 2014 19:13 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A second aircraft operated by Dana Air suffered an event “similar” to the 2012 dual-engine power loss of a company Boeing MD-83 that subsequently crashed near Lagos, according to Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Second-Dana-Air-MD-83-suffered-issue-similar-to-flight-992-400033/
  • ANALYSIS: Why small is beautiful in freighter conversions

    News | 23 May 2014 13:37 | Ian Putzger

    Depending on which end of the market you are looking at, the freighter conversion sector is going full throttle or resembling a graveyard. While Aeronautical Engineers (AEI) is straining to meet its backlog of Boeing 737 and MD-80 conversion orders and is preparing for the next types to come into the picture, the large freighter segment is hardly moving at all.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-small-is-beautiful-in-freighter-conversions-399191/