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February 22, 2017, 4:10 PM

Boeing Delivers First 787-9 Dreamliner to Korean Air

The 787-9 assembled in North Charleston, S.C., will be the first Dreamliner operated by a Korean airline in South Korea.

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Nov 11, 2016 - 2:12 PM
Last month, the CS300 completed a month-long series of route-proving flights in Europe and the Middle East to prepare for entry into service.
Nov 11, 2016 - 9:18 AM
Expecting to serve 33.6 million passengers this year, the Moscow gateway operates to near capacity
Nov 10, 2016 - 12:34 PM
Retirements leave the airline with 85 A380s and 160 Boeing 777s
Nov 9, 2016 - 10:31 AM
Designers cite considerable need for small airliners that can operate in rugged terrain and difficult climates
Nov 7, 2016 - 11:05 AM
C929 Unveiled at Air Show China
Nov 3, 2016 - 10:59 AM
Plan designed to fend off competition from Gulf state powers
Nov 2, 2016 - 4:24 PM
The cost of complying with the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation is considered 'manageable,' association says.
Nov 2, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Findings based on final satellite communications and evidence that wing flap remained retracted upon separating from aircraft
Nov 2, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Maintenance expenditures to total $2.9 trillion over next 20 years
United Airlines biofuel delivery at LAX
Nov 1, 2016 - 4:08 PM
The carrier made history in March when it started using 'commercial-scale' volumes of biofuel at Los Angeles International Airport.