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Boeing Marks One-Year Anniversary of 787 Certification

August 24th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Marks One-Year Anniversary of 787 Certification

EVERETT, Wash., – This weekend Boeing will celebrate the one-year anniversary of certification of the 787 Dreamliner. On Aug. 26, 2011, both the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency granted type certificates for the all-new jetliner.

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Boeing Designs Advanced Technology Winglet for 737 MAX

May 2nd, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Designs Advanced Technology Winglet for 737 MAX

RENTON, Wash. – Boeing announced today a new winglet design concept for the 737 MAX. The new Advanced Technology winglet will provide MAX customers with up to an additional 1.5 percent fuel-burn improvement, depending on range, on top of the 10-12 percent improvement already offered on the new-engine variant.

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Boeing Unveils BBJ with Luxury Interior and New High-Speed Digital System

March 25th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Unveils BBJ with Luxury Interior and New High-Speed Digital System

SHANGHAI – Boeing Business Jets unveiled the latest BBJ to enter service at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition in Shanghai.

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Lion Air Finalize Historic Order for up to 380 Boeing 737s

February 14th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Lion Air Finalize Historic Order for up to 380 Boeing 737s

SINGAPORE – Boeing and Jakarta-based Lion Air today finalized a firm order for 201 737 MAXs and 29 Next-Generation 737-900ERs (extended range). The agreement, first announced last November in Indonesia, also includes purchase rights for an additional 150 airplanes.

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Boeing to Begin Final Phase of 737 MAX Wind Tunnel Testing

February 12th, 2012 by admin, 1 Comment

SINGAPORE – Boeing announced today that the final phase of wind tunnel testing, a major milestone in airplane development, will begin on the 737 MAX program next week.

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Boeing Receives FAA Approval for 787 Dreamliner Pilot Training Courses

August 16th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Receives FAA Approval for 787 Dreamliner Pilot Training Courses

SEATTLE – Boeing Training & Flight Services has been granted provisional approval for its 787 Dreamliner pilot training courses by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration.

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Boeing to Manufacture Certain 787 Interior Parts in North Charleston, S.C.

July 15th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing to Manufacture Certain 787 Interior Parts in North Charleston, S.C.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – Boeing today announced that it has chosen North Charleston, S.C., as the location for its new 787 Dreamliner interiors fabrication facility.

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Market for 30,900 New Commercial Airplanes Valued at $3.6 Trillion Over Next 20 Years

July 15th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Market for 30,900 New Commercial Airplanes Valued at $3.6 Trillion Over Next 20 Years

LONDON – Boeing forecasts a $3.6 trillion market for new commercial airplanes over the next 20 years as world economies rebound and strong demand for new and replacement aircraft spurs growth.

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Boeing Submits NewGen Tanker Proposal to US Air Force

July 9th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Submits NewGen Tanker Proposal to US Air Force

ST. LOUIS – The Boeing Company today submitted a proposal to the U.S. Air Force to provide the service with a next-generation aerial refueling tanker aircraft. Based on Boeing’s 767 commercial airplane, the NewGen Tanker would replace 179 of the 400 Eisenhower-era KC-135 aircraft currently in the Air Force fleet.

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Boeing Completes Firm Configuration of 787-9 Dreamliner

July 1st, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Completes Firm Configuration of 787-9 Dreamliner

EVERETT, Wash. – Boeing today announced the completion of firm configuration for the 787-9 Dreamliner. Boeing reached this milestone after years of collaboration with airline customers and partners to determine the optimal configuration for the new stretch version of the Dreamliner.

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