SEATTLE – Boeing delivered the first 787 Dreamliner to Air Canada, the first airline in Canada to fly the Dreamliner. The airplane, the first of Air Canada’s 37 787s on order for delivery through 2019, departed Paine Field in Everett, Wash. today on its delivery flight to Toronto.
May 18th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off on Air Canada Accepts Delivery of First Boeing 787 Dreamliner for Canada
January 17th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off on NTSB Issues Update on the Southwest Airlines Wrong Airport Landing Incident
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of its ongoing investigation into an incident involving a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 that landed at the wrong airport on January 13 in Missouri, the National Transportation Safety Board has released a brief investigative update.
January 8th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off on NTSB Investigation into Boeing 787 Battery Fire Nears Completion
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The investigative work into the Jan. 7, 2013, fire aboard a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 at Logan International Airport in Boston, is estimated to be completed by the end of March
August 29th, 2013 by admin, Comments Off on WestJet to Purchase 65 Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft
CALGARY, AB – WestJet announced today it has entered into a letter of intent to purchase 65 737 MAX aircraft from Boeing, consisting of 40 737 MAX 8 and 25 737 MAX 7 aircraft, with delivery scheduled to begin in September 2017.
January 16th, 2013 by admin, Comments Off on NTSB Sending Investigator to Assist with Boeing 787 Battery Incident in Japan
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Transportation Safety Board is sending an investigator to Japan to assist in the investigation of an emergency landing of an ANA Boeing 787 that occurred yesterday.
January 9th, 2013 by admin, Comments Off on NTSB Assisting with Investigation of Helicopter Crash in Peru
WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team of investigators to Pucallpa, Peru, to assist the Government of Peru with its investigation of yesterday’s crash involving a Boeing helicopter.
January 2nd, 2013 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing 737 MAX Gets Milestone Order from Aviation Capital Group
SEATTLE, WA – Boeing announced today an order by Aviation Capital Group for 60 737 MAX airplanes. ACG’s order, consisting of 50 737 MAX 8s and 10 737 MAX 9s, was finalized in December 2012. The 737 MAX has now accumulated more than 1,000 orders to date.
December 27th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing, Aeromexico Finalize 787 Dreamliner Order
SEATTLE, WA – Boeing and Aeromexico finalized an order for six 787-9 Dreamliners, with reconfirmation rights for four additional Dreamliners.
December 19th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing, FedEx Express Announce Order for Four 767 Freighters
SEATTLE, WA – Boeing and FedEx Express, a wholly owned subsidiary of FedEx Corp., today announced an order for four 767 Freighters. The order is part of FedEx’s initiative to modernize its fleet.
December 18th, 2012 by admin, Comments Off on Air Canada Introduces New Leisure Airline
MONTREAL – Air Canada today unveiled its new leisure airline, marking a milestone in the transformation of Canada’s flag carrier to compete in the growing leisure travel sector.