Side Panels And Laptops: How Boeing Uses Recycled Carbon Fiber

The use of carbon composites in aircraft has allowed planemakers to build lighter, more efficient planes. But this material is not easily dealt with at the end of its life. To address... Read more »

Rolls Royce Vs General Electric – Boeing 787 Engine Options Explained

It has now been over a decade since the Boeing 787 ‘Dreamliner’ family entered service with ANA in October 2011. Boeing has produced more than 1,000 of these next-generation widebodies across three... Read more »

The Boeing P-8A Poseidon: Norway’s Special New 737-800

The Royal Norwegian Air Force has taken delivery of its very first P-8A Poseidon. Based on the 737-800, this military variant’s primary role is maritime patrol, including submarine spotting. The aircraft was... Read more »

Airbus vs Boeing: Who Won The Dubai Airshow?

On Thursday, the sun set on the 2021 edition of the Dubai Airshow. While some aircraft orders are finalized at airshows, others are made in the months leading up to the show,... Read more »

Boeing May Build The 777X Freighter Before The 777-8

At the recent Dubai Airshow, it was revealed that the Boeing 777-8 may have to wait until after Boeing launches a 777X freighter. Comments along these lines were made by senior leadership... Read more »

Boeing 787 Supply Chain Inspections Continue

Leaders of the US House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee have requested a government review into the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) oversight of the production of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner. The Dreamliner program has... Read more »

Six Figures: The Boeing 747s With More Than 100,000 Flight Hours

The Boeing 747 is becoming an increasingly rare aircraft. The popular 747-400 variant isn’t getting any younger, and production of the new 747-8 runs at a fairly low level. Nonetheless, there are... Read more »

Boeing Flies The 777X To Doha Following Dubai Airshow

The Boeing 777X made its public debut at the Dubai Airshow this week, attracting praise from numerous key members of the aviation community. After being on display at the home of Emirates,... Read more »

Qatar Airways Could Be Close To Placing A 777X Freighter Order

Qatar Airways could be close to announcing an order for the 777X freighter. The CEO of the Middle Eastern carrier said on Wednesday that he is seriously looking at the aircraft to... Read more »

Huge: Indian Startup Akasa Air Orders 72 737 MAX Aircraft

New Indian low-cost startup airline Akasa Air has ordered 72 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. The order was placed at the Dubai Air Show currently taking place in the UAE and is valued... Read more »