Brazil’s GOL Snaps Up An Additional 28 Boeing 737 MAX 8s

São Paulo-based GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes (GOL) announced a deal on Tuesday to acquire 28 additional Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft. The new MAXs will see 23 Boeing 737-800 NGs replaced by... Read more »

Boeing Posts First Quarterly Profit Since 2019

Boeing has posted a profit of $755 million for the second quarter of 2021. The results align the planemaker with much of the US aviation industry as major airlines also posted a... Read more »

Boeing Doesn’t Expect To Deliver More Than 50% Of Its 787 Backlog In 2021

Boeing’s upbeat earnings result today was slightly marred by the ongoing issues with the 787 Dreamliner. As it works to resolve all the production problems identified on its undelivered aircraft, the manufacturer... Read more »

Boeing Sees MAX Rebound With A Path For Recertification In China

It is the year of transition for more than just the airlines as the recovery continues. Boeing is starting to see a significant rebound concerning the Boeing 737 MAX. After overcoming some... Read more »

Boeing reports its second quarter results

Boeing issued this second quarter financial report: Continued progress on global safe return to service of 737 MAX Revenue of $17.0 billion, GAAP earnings per share of $1.00 and core (non-GAAP)* earnings per share of $0.40... Read more »

Boeing’s 1st Sustainability Report: Here’s What You Need To Know

Divided into the four categories of People, Products and Services, Operations, and Communities, aerospace giant Boeing released its inaugural Sustainability report on Monday. Depicting the work of the manufacturer across environmental, social,... Read more »

Japanese Jumbos: A Look At JAL’s Extensive Former 747 Fleet

Earlier this year, Simple Flying took a look at which airlines have operated the most aircraft from Boeing’s iconic 747 family. Japan Airlines (JAL) came out on top, having operated 108 passenger-carrying... Read more »

Possible Switch Failures Prompt Inspections Of Boeing 737s Worldwide

On Thursday, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a directive for all Boeing 737 operators to inspect their aircraft’s cabin altitude pressure switches for possible failures. The directive applies to all... Read more »

63% Of Boeing’s Q2 Commercial Deliveries Were For The 737 MAX

According to Boeing’s latest figures, around two-thirds of all aircraft delivered in the second quarter of 2021 were 737 MAX planes. Today, the planemaker revealed that it delivered 79 commercial aircraft during... Read more »

Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner Deliveries Affected By Another New Issue

As part of the FAA’s ongoing scrutiny of Boeing’s flagship widebody, the 787 Dreamliner, another flaw has been found in the quality of the manufacturing process. This time, there’s an issue near... Read more »