Air Transport

News and issues relating to international air transport and cargo carriers, national airlines and regional airlines, including aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

July 22, 2015, 11:44 AM

FedEx Places Largest Ever Boeing 767 Order

Deal breathes fresh life into aging widebody

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Airbus A320neo
Jun 12, 2015 - 6:35 AM
The Beluga XL, an A330 derivative, is to enter into service in 2019.
synthetic vision display
Jun 12, 2015 - 5:15 AM
The company brought its combined vision, MultiScan ThreatTrack weather radar and Pro Line Fusion for helicopters.
Jun 12, 2015 - 5:00 AM
Contributing to reaching the A320neo production goal of 50 per month will be the new A320 final assembly line (FAL) in Mobile, Alabama.
11-abreast A380 seating
Jun 11, 2015 - 1:40 PM
New A380 cabin options aim to boost revenue and reduce unit costs.
A320neo in flight
Jun 11, 2015 - 1:10 PM
P&W improves processes and gets smart on manufacturing engines, getting the best out of suppliers.
paint shop at Châteauroux Airport
Jun 11, 2015 - 12:30 PM
This airport in central France offers MRO, freight, pilot training and fireman training.
GEnx
Jun 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM
The new GE90 for the Boeing 777X will be 10 percent more efficient than current models, thanks to new materials currently under test.
787 production
Jun 11, 2015 - 8:15 AM
Boeing is expanding 787 production rates at two facilities.
Venyo simulator
Jun 11, 2015 - 7:30 AM
Certification of pilot training device for Boeing 737 NG is planned for this year.
artist's impression of MC-21 airliner
Jun 10, 2015 - 9:55 AM
Russia’s new MC-21 narrowbody is looking to challenge several international rivals.