EASA Expected To Recertify The Boeing 737 MAX Next Week

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has said that it expects to lift the Boeing 737 MAX ban next week. The head of the EU regulator commented in a briefing today that... Read more »

When Will Australia Recertify The Boeing 737 MAX?

While some jurisdictions, including Canada and the United States, have cleared the 737 MAX to resume flying in their airspace, other jurisdictions, including Australia, are holding off. Australia was swift to ground... Read more »

Boeing Now Has Commitments For More Than 150 Converted 737s

As cargo demand rises globally, Boeing has successfully secured 150 commitments for its 737-800BCF (Boeing Converted Freighter). The news comes after lessor BBAM increased its orders by up to 12 more planes.... Read more »

What Happened To El Al’s Boeing 747 Aircraft?

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has seen airlines increasingly retire their Boeing 747 aircraft. However, Israeli flag carrier El Al withdrew its last example just beforehand, in November 2019. This brought a 48-year... Read more »

Which Airlines Operated The Most Boeing 737s?

The Boeing 737 is an immensely popular family of narrowbody airliners. We are less than a month away from the 53rd anniversary of the type’s first commercial flight. German flag carrier Lufthansa... Read more »

Canada To Lift Boeing 737 MAX Grounding On Wednesday

The Boeing 737 MAX is one step closer to a return to service in Canada after Transport Canada today revealed the modifications the aircraft would require before recertification. The aviation authority will... Read more »

What Changes Is Canada Requiring To The Boeing 737 MAX?

With Transport Canada giving the Boeing 737 MAX the green light to fly within Canada later this week, Canada’s two big airlines are prepping their MAXs to fly passengers again. WestJet has... Read more »

Where Is John Travolta’s Boeing 707?

In recent years, John Travolta has made the headlines in aviation news with his Boeing 707 aircraft. A passionate pilot, Travolta had donated it to Australia’s Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS) in 2017.... Read more »

2020 Was Boeing’s Worst Year On Record For Order Cancellations

Boeing’s 2020 was not a year the company will remember fondly. The planemaker suffered its worst year on record for cancellations, despite securing a flurry of MAX orders in December. Overall, the... Read more »

Which Boeing 747 Variants Were Most Popular?

More than half a century after its first commercial flight, the Boeing 747 remains among the most iconic airliners of all time. The uniqueness of its design and the majesty of its... Read more »