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  • 737 Max 10-c-Boeing
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    IAG single-aisle renewal ends uncertainty over 737 Max commitment

    2022-05-19T10:54:00Z

    IAG’s decision to order a combination of Boeing 737 Max 10s and Max 8-200s puts an end to scepticism as to whether a tentative agreement for 200 aircraft, three years ago, would survive crises affecting the Max and the broader air transport industry, as well as changes of IAG management. ...

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    IAG to order up to 150 737s including Max 10 and high-density Max 8

    2022-05-19T06:28:00Z

    British Airways and Iberia parent company IAG has agreed to order up to 150 Boeing 737 Max jets. The order will comprise 25 737 Max 10 variants, plus 25 of the high-density 737 Max 8-200. IAG is also taking 100 options, it states. The twinjets – powered by CFM International ...

  • Turkish A350-900-c-Airbus
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    Turkish Airlines agrees to purchase six A350s

    2022-05-18T08:58:00Z

    Turkish Airlines has disclosed that it intends to purchase six Airbus A350-900s, which will be delivered over the course of this year and next. The airline has not elaborated on the decision, which it confirmed to the Istanbul stock exchange. Turkish Airlines has 20 A350-900s on direct order of which ...

  • Vueling A321 title-c-Airbus
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    IAG’s Vueling trims A321neo orders as Iberia takes more

    2022-05-11T09:01:00Z

    Spanish budget carrier Vueling has trimmed another pair of Airbus A321neos from its single-aisle backlog. Vueling originally had 14 of the largest A320neo-family variant on order but has yet to take delivery of any. Over the past two months, Airbus’s backlog figures indicate, the airline has been removing A321neos orders ...

  • Aeromexico first Boeing 737 Max
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    Boeing added 12 new jets to its backlog in April

    2022-05-10T15:32:00Z

    Boeing booked new orders for 46 commercial aircraft in April but continued to log cancellations, including for its 737 Max and 777.

  • Lufthansa Cargo 777-8F-c-Lufthansa
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    Lufthansa orders 777-8Fs and brings in more 787s to offset 777-9 delay

    2022-05-09T17:42:00Z

    Lufthansa Group is to acquire seven Boeing 777-8 freighters, as well as three 777Fs, while taking seven more 787s to offset capacity shortfall from delays to its 777-9 order. The German company’s supervisory board has approved the introduction of the additional twinjets. “By purchasing these state-of-the-art aircraft, we again underline ...

  • Air France A350F-c-Air France
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    Single-aisle orders lift Airbus figures while long-haul activity remains stagnant

    2022-05-09T16:49:00Z

    Airbus’s single-aisle business was lifted in April by the order for 80 jets from lessor BOC Aviation, although the drought of twin-aisle activity was alleviated only slightly by Air Frances’s firming of four A350 freighters. BOC has ordered 60 A321neos and 20 A320neos. Air Canada and Iberia are taking four ...

  • Texel Air 737-800BCF-c-Texel Air
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    Texel Air to take another pair of 737-800 freighters

    2022-05-09T09:25:00Z

    Middle Eastern operator Texel Air is ordering another pair of Boeing 737-800 converted freighters, having received the region’s first example in January. The Bahraini cargo carrier has signed an agreement to acquire the additional jets, according to Boeing. It already had orders for two of the modified jets and will ...

  • Qatar A350-1000 MSN420-c-Airbus
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    Airbus and Qatar Airways wrestle over right to resell rejected A350s

    2022-04-27T11:21:00Z

    Among the legal jousts between Airbus and Qatar Airways arising from their court clash is an attempt by the airline to prevent the airframer from reselling A350s built for the carrier but individually cancelled after Qatar’s refusal to take delivery. Airbus has been cancelling A350s which had been completed and ...

  • Air France A350F-c-Airbus
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    Air France-KLM firms order for A350 freighters

    2022-04-12T10:14:00Z

    Air France-KLM Group has firmed its tentative order for four Airbus A350 freighters, a deal originally disclosed in December last year. The aircraft are intended to provide additional cargo capacity at Air France, already an operator of the A350 passenger variant. Air France-KLM is taking up to eight A350Fs of ...

  • BOC A320neo-c-Airbus
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    BOC Aviation places its largest single order for Airbus jets

    2022-04-11T09:39:00Z

    Singaporean-based lessor BOC Aviation is ordering 80 Airbus A320neo-family jets, the largest single order placed by the company. BOC Aviation says it will take delivery of the twinjets over the course of 2027-29. The lessor’s agreement feature 10 of the long-range A321XLR, plus 50 further A321neos with A320neos making up ...

  • Qatar A321neo-c-Airbus
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    Legal spotlight of Qatar A350 dispute turns to cancelled A321neos

    2022-04-08T19:04:00Z

    One consequence of Qatar Airways’ bitter dispute with Airbus over A350 fuselage paint deterioration has been Airbus’s cancellation of the carrier’s A321neo order, with the result that the airline is attempting to block the termination. Airbus’s legal argument for the 17 January cancellation of the 50 A321neos is based on ...

  • AirAsia A330neo-c-Airbus
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    AirAsia X strikes off majority of A330neo order

    2022-04-08T17:02:00Z

    Long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X appears to have slashed its orders for Airbus A330-900s by more than 60. The airframer has listed 63 cancellations for the long-haul twinjet during March, and AirAsia X’s commitment has fallen from 78 to 15 aircraft. AirAsia X co-founder Tony Fernandes had been a vocal ...

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    Jet2 converts options on six more A321neos

    2022-04-08T07:29:00Z

    UK leisure operator Jet2 has exercised purchase rights on six more Airbus A321neos, taking its firm orders for the narrowbody to 57.

  • Boliviana Airbus
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    Boliviana to lease A330-200s for long-haul fleet renewal

    2022-04-08T06:41:00Z

    Boliviana de Aviacion (BoA) has struck deals with lessors Avolon and Orix Aviation to lease Airbus A330-200s for its planned fleet renewal.

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    ASL follow-on deal for 737-800 converted freighters set to double fleet

    2022-03-31T10:51:00Z

    ASL Aviation Holdings is ordering up to 20 more Boeing 737-800 converted freighters, to be modified by the US airframer. The aircraft will be allocated to ASL’s airlines in Ireland, France and Belgium as well as joint-venture operations in Asia. Conversion work will commence in the second quarter of next ...

  • Air Canada A321XLR-c-Airbus
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    Air Canada to introduce fleet of long-range A321XLRs

    2022-03-22T11:43:00Z

    Air Canada is acquiring 26 Airbus A321XLRs, emerging as the undisclosed customer behind an order for six of the jets in the airframer’s backlog. The airline is taking another 20 of the long-range model through leasing companies, including 15 from Air Lease and five from AerCap. No engine selection has ...

  • SIA A350F-c-Airbus
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    Airbus long-haul activity weakens but A220 sales prove buoyant

    2022-03-09T08:02:00Z

    Airbus’s long-haul orders sank further into negative territory during February, although strong single-aisle sales – particularly for the A220 – left the airframer with positive net orders for the first two months of the year. Twenty A330-900s assigned to unidentified customers have been removed, Airbus’s latest backlog figures reveal. Although ...

  • 777-8F title-c-Boeing
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    Ethiopian signs for five 777-8 freighters

    2022-03-04T22:09:00Z

    Ethiopian Airlines has signed a tentative agreement to order five Boeing 777-8 freighters, to expand its cargo network from Addis Ababa. The airline is already a 777 freighter operator. Its memorandum of understanding will, if firmed, add to the total of 34 orders for the twinjet since its launch in ...

  • El Al 787
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    El Al’s last 787 delivery put back until early 2023

    2022-03-04T10:45:00Z

    Israeli flag-carrier El Al is pushing back delivery of its final Boeing 787 at least until March next year, three years beyond its original introduction date. The airline says the 787-8 – one of four of the variant – was supposed to be accepted in March 2020, just as pandemic-related ...