New Boeing 787 Dreamliner deliveries may be delayed until late October

From Reuters: “Boeing’s delivery of 787 Dreamliners will likely remain halted until at least late October as the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has rejected the company’s recent proposal to inspect them, the... Read more »

Boeing Clocks 5 New 737 MAX Orders From A New Customer

Today Boeing clocked a small order for its 737 MAX series of aircraft. Five Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft have been ordered by the aircraft lessor Griffin Global Asset Management. While seemingly... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing have signed a strategic MOU to position Ethiopia as Africa’s Aviation Hub

Ethiopian Airlines Group and the Boeing company have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on positioning Ethiopia as an aviation hub for Africa. Building on the two parties’ seventy years of... Read more »

Boeing adds ANA and Qatar titles to its 777-9 N779XW, now gone

August 22, 2021 was the ending date of the Boeing Classic golf tournament in Seattle to which a Boeing airplane normally flies over the course to mark the end of the tournament.... Read more »

Boeing To Begin China 737 MAX Validation Flights

After flying a longer and more equatorial path from the United States to China, a Boeing 737 MAX 7 will be used to recertify the type in the country. With technical experts... Read more »

FedEx Express Leases Former Boeing Dreamlifter Facility

In late April, we reported that FedEx was close to moving into Boeing’s Dreamlifter Operations Center. With reports that it could move in sometime in the summer, it looks like the plan... Read more »

Ryanair Counts For A Third Of Boeing’s July 2021 Deliveries

Ryanair accounted for roughly 1/3 of Boeing’s total aircraft output for July 2021. The airline took delivery of nine out of 28 aircraft delivered by the US aerospace giant during the month.... Read more »

Outstanding Boeing 747 Deliveries Drop To Single Figures

The number of brand new Boeing 747s set to be delivered by the American aerospace giant has fallen to single digits following last month’s 747-8F delivery to UPS. Now, just nine orders... Read more »

Did You Know That Flybe Used To Operate The Boeing 737?

When it comes to Flybe, you probably think of the former UK regional carrier’s large fleet of Dash 8 turboprops. Of course, the Exeter-based carrier also operated regional jets from Brazilian manufacturer... Read more »

Citing a serious flight test incident and lack of design maturity, FAA slows Boeing 777X certification

TUI (Germany) Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 D-AMAX (msn 44601) PMI (Javier Rodriguez). Image: 954484. July 22, 2021 Copyright Photo: TUI (Germany) Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 D-AMAX (msn 44601) PMI (Javier Rodriguez). Image:... Read more »