Rolls-Royce In Discussions With Boeing Over New Aircraft Program

During its annual meeting on Thursday, Rolls-Royce CEO Warren East mentioned that his company is in talks with Boeing regarding opportunities to power a new aircraft. This news is slightly different from... Read more »

The World’s Most Interesting Boeing 747 Uses

The iconic Boeing 747 has been inspiring generations of long-haul travelers for more than half a century. Taking large quantities of passengers and/or cargo to far-flung destinations is how it made its... Read more »

Jumbo Future: The Boeing 777X Has 320 Orders So Far

Although the aircraft is still around two years away from entering service, Boeing has racked up 320 orders for the new 777X. According to Boeing’s order book, the largest number order is... Read more »

Boeing Set To Up Conversion Rate Of 737 Aircraft To Freighters

Boeing is opening two new conversion lines for its 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF) program. In partnership with Cooperativa Autogestionaria de Servicios Aeroindustriales (COOPESA) in Alajuela, Costa Rica, the first of the... Read more »

Boeing Delivers Aid To Uzbekistan On A Brand New 787 Dreamliner

Boeing has worked with Uzbekistan Airways to deliver humanitarian aid to the flag carrier’s home nation. The aid was flown out to Uzbekistan when the American plane manufacturer delivered the national carrier’s... Read more »

Fresh FAA Concerns Set To Delay Grounded 737 MAX’s Return To Service

Hot on the heels of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issuing an Airworthiness Directive concerning potential corrosion affecting Boeing’s 737 MAX engines, Boeing is also being asked to provide proof multiple subsystems... Read more »

FAA Wants Boeing 737 MAX Engines Checked For Corrosion

The FAA has today issued a new Airworthiness Directive for some CFM LEAP-1B engines on the 737 MAX family of aircraft. The Directive relates to corrosion caused by the long storage of... Read more »

How Many Boeing 717s Were Built?

These days, Boeing is often in the news for all the wrong reasons. But sometimes, they produce a plane that ticks a lot of boxes. The Boeing 717 is an example. Built... Read more »

What Happened To Blue Air’s Retired Boeing 737 Classic Aircraft?

Romanian low-cost carrier Blue Air has operated six different variants from Boeing’s popular 737 family over the years. Among these have been all three versions of the 737 Classic series, which comprises... Read more »

65 Workers Have Left Boeing Following Unacceptable Conduct

Citing conduct deemed to be racist, discriminatory, or hateful, Boeing has fired 65 of its employees and disciplined another 53 within the span of 11 months. The company has been focused on... Read more »