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  • Xiamen 737-800
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    All-Boeing operator Xiamen Airlines orders 40 Airbus A320neos

    2022-09-22T13:33:00Z

    Prolific Boeing operator Xiamen Airlines has ordered 40 new Airbus A320neo-family aircraft in a $4.8 billion deal seen as a coup for the European airframer in the world’s largest aviation market.

  • Wizz A321neo-c-Wizz Air
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    Wizz Air firms purchase rights on another 75 A321neos

    2022-09-15T06:47:00Z

    Central European budget carrier Wizz Air is exercising purchase rights to take another 75 Airbus A321neo twinjets. Chief executive Jozsef Varadi says the A321neo will provide a “strong platform” for the airline’s growth, and that Wizz remains “on track” to be a 500-aircraft group by the end of the decade. ...

  • Qatar A350-1000-c-Qatar Airways
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    All outstanding Qatar A350-1000s cut from Airbus backlog

    2022-09-08T17:25:00Z

    All the outstanding Airbus A350-1000s for Qatar Airways have been removed from the airline’s backlog, according to the airframer’s latest official monthly figures. Qatar Airways had 42 A350-1000s on order of which 19 have been delivered. But a legal dispute over skin-paint deterioration on Qatar’s A350s led the airline to ...

  • MC-21-310-c-Irkut
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    Aeroflot Group signs for 339 aircraft with deliveries intended from 2023

    2022-09-07T06:22:00Z

    Aeroflot Group has signed an agreement for the purchase of 339 aircraft, including 210 of the Irkut MC-21 twinjet, during an economic conference in Vladivostok. The agreement also covers 89 of the Irkut SSJ-New – a revised version of the Superjet 100 – plus 40 Tupolev Tu-214s. Deliveries of the ...

  • 787-9
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    China Airlines yet to finalise 787 order: Boeing

    2022-08-31T17:25:00Z

    Boeing has not yet received firm 787 orders from China Airlines despite the carrier saying yesterday it had purchased the jets.

  • LMS-901-c-Russian trade and industry ministry
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    Siberia’s Aeroservis to take LMS-901s for passenger transport

    2022-08-30T09:18:00Z

    South Siberian operator Aeroservis has become the latest to sign for the new UZGA LMS-901 Baikal utility aircraft, with an agreement for seven. Aeroservis will take delivery of the single-engined transports over the course of 2025-28. The Chita-based company conducts a range of operations, including passenger transport to several regional ...

  • UPS_767 Boeing
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    UPS orders another eight 767 Freighters

    2022-08-29T14:31:00Z

    US express-cargo airline UPS has ordered another eight Boeing 767-300 Freighters, throwing more momentum behind Boeing’s already strong cargo-aircraft programmes.

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    Dreamliner deliveries resume but capacity constraints remain

    2022-08-12T07:43:00Z

    Boeing’s much-awaited resumption of 787 deliveries on Wednesday provided a welcome boost for the manufacturer and Dreamliner customers who have been facing operational headaches caused by the aircraft delays. American Airlines became the first airline to take delivery of a 787 since US regulators gave Boeing the green light to ...

  • LMS-901-c-UZGA
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    Siberia’s KrasAvia to acquire LMS-901 fleet for regional connectivity

    2022-08-11T05:58:00Z

    Siberian operator KrasAvia has entered a provisional agreement to acquire 10 UZGA LMS-901 multi-purpose aircraft. Deliveries of the Russian-built, single-engined high-wing type will commence in 2025 and run to 2029. KrasAvia says it will become “one of the first customers” for the new aircraft in Russia as a result of ...

  • ALIA-250-c-Beta Technologies
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    Beta ALIA becomes latest eVTOL to secure Bristow custom

    2022-08-10T10:38:00Z

    Helicopter operator Bristow Group is ordering up to 55 eVTOL aircraft, further cementing its venture into the emerging electric aviation sector. The company has signed for US firm Beta Technologies’ ALIA-250 which will be capable of accommodating a pilot and five passengers. Bristow’s agreement for five firm and 50 optioned ...

  • China Southern A321neo-c-Airbus
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    Chinese carriers help lift Airbus net orders by nearly 400 aircraft

    2022-08-08T19:01:00Z

    Airbus has added nearly 400 net orders to its total for the year, following a strong July, and includes the large agreement for aircraft from four Chinese carriers. These Chinese operators are collectively taking 196 A321neos, plus 82 A320neos and 14 A319neos. Airbus also recorded 39 A321neo orders from LATAM, ...

  • E195-E2 c Embraer
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    Falling revenue, more deliveries and a growing backlog for Embraer in second quarter

    2022-08-04T16:52:00Z

    The Brazilian jet manufacturer turned a $74 million profit during the second three months of the year, with its commercial backlog reaching new heights for the pandemic era.

  • Etihad A350F-c-Airbus
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    Etihad Airways firms order for A350 freighters

    2022-08-03T08:45:00Z

    Middle Eastern carrier Etihad Airways has confirmed its order for seven Airbus A350 freighters, cementing an agreement originally unveiled in mid-February. The airline already had orders for 20 A350-1000s, of which five have been delivered. Airbus says the freighters are “adding to” Etihad’s order for the -1000s. “This additional cargo ...

  • SAS A320neo-c-SAS
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    SAS seeks court authorisation to proceed with new Airbus delivery

    2022-07-27T13:40:00Z

    SAS is seeking authorisation to continue with aircraft deliveries with a filing to a US bankruptcy court setting out justification for the acquisition. The Scandinavian operator has been under US Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection since 5 July. Airbus is due to deliver an A320neo – MSN10937 – to the carrier ...

  • LCI H175-c-Airbus
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    Lessor LCI signs for up to six more H175 helicopters

    2022-07-27T10:44:00Z

    Leasing firm LCI has agreed to acquire up to six Airbus Helicopters H175s, with the first to be delivered towards the end of next year. The agreement covers two firm helicopters plus four options, and increases the lessor’s commitment to the type. LCI values the deal at over $125 million. ...

  • Wizz A321neo
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    Wizz Air maintains pace of fleet-expansion programme

    2022-07-27T10:17:00Z

    Budget carrier Wizz Air is maintaining its fleet-expansion programme, although it is prepared for potential disruption from supply-chain issues. It added eight new Airbus A321neos during the quarter while returning four A320s at the end of their leases. The changes take Wizz’s fleet to 157 aircraft. “Our fleet programme remains ...

  • Delta
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    Boeing Max deals lead Farnborough air show order activity

    2022-07-21T11:57:00Z

    This year’s Farnborough air show was bookended by notable Boeing 737 Max orders from Delta Air Lines and Qatar Airways, as the US airframer secured well over the half the new aircraft commitments disclosed during the show.

  • Qatar Max 10-c-Qatar Airways
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    Qatar orders 25 Boeing 737 Max 10, plus 25 options

    2022-07-21T10:36:00Z

    Qatar Airways has ordered 25 Boeing 737 Max 10 and taken options to purchase a further 25 of the jets, throwing more momentum behind the largest variant of the narrowbody family.

  • LATAM order_21July2022
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    LATAM orders 17 Airbus A321neos, confirms interest in A321XLR

    2022-07-21T08:48:00Z

    LATAM Airlines Group has ordered 17 Airbus A321neos, bringing its total orderbook for the A320 family to 100 aircraft.

  • Afrijet
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    Afrijet orders further ATR 72-600

    2022-07-20T15:04:00Z

    Central African carrier Afrijet has ordered a further ATR 72-600, due for delivery later this year.