Boeing has rolled out of the factory the first 787 Dreamliner to be built at the increased production rate of seven airplanes per month. The airplane, which rolled out earlier this week, is the 114th 787 to be built overall… Continue reading
(Reuters) – Qatar has approached International Airlines Group , the owner of British Airways and Iberia, with an informal offer to become the company’s largest shareholder by buying the 12 percent stake held by Spain’s nationalised lender Bankia, the Financial… Continue reading
Eurocopter UK reinforces its British private/VIP market leadership with the delivery of three AS350 and EC120 helicopters
With a series of deliveries, Eurocopter has further extended its lead in Britain’s private/VIP market and once more confirmed the company’s role as Britain’s civil helicopter hub. Two of the rotorcraft are the AS350 B3e evolved members of Eurocopter’s Ecureuil… Continue reading
A350-1000 to take major role in British Airways future long-haul
After a thorough selection process, International Airline Group (IAG), and British Airways have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to buy 18 Airbus A350-1000 aircraft plus 18 options, as part… Continue reading
International Airlines Group said on Wednesday it had firmed up orders for 18 of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliners, a show of confidence in the jet that has been grounded since January because of battery problems.
The long-haul aircraft would replace some… Continue reading
“We are offering voluntary redundancy to some members of our senior cabin crew to help address an imbalance in our crew numbers,”… Continue reading
A body has been found inside a British Airways jumbo jet landing at Heathrow Airport.
British Airways said the corpse was inside the landing gear bay of a Boeing 747 after it arrived at the London airport from Cape Town in… Continue reading
Now, those on the other side of the Atlantic might look twice… Continue reading
“International Airlines Group (IAG) and Japan Airlines (JAL) have agreed… Continue reading
A ceremony was held today at AgustaWestland’s Yeovil facility to mark the completion of the Lynx Mk9A programme and the scheduled delivery of the 22nd and final Lynx AH Mk9A helicopter to the British Army Air Corps in December 2011.… Continue reading
EVERETT, Wash., Nov. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) celebrated the delivery flight Thursday of the first 747-8 Freighter for Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. The delivery… Continue reading