N) has begun flight trials of the world's largest jet engine after delays caused by technical problems, the U.A special Boeing 747 test aircraft flew on Tuesday from Victorville, California, with the new E9X engine mounted under its left wing, dwarfing the plane's three other engines.
Unlike Boeing's last all-new design, the 787 Dreamliner, its proposed new mid-market plane will not bring a flood of revolutionary technical designs to the drawing board.Along with production costs, the new approach could help Boeing decide whether to invest the $15 billion or more in development needed to build the jet.
N) has snared a Hawaiian Airlines order for widebody long-haul jets from European rival Airbus (AIR.PA), the carrier announced on Tuesday, in a striking blow to Airbus amid dwindling widebody sales.
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After a routine flight Friday from Houston to Colorado Springs, a United Express regional jet began heading northwest.The regional jet's far-flung destinations caught the attention of aviation enthusiasts and led to speculation on Twitter.
ET WASHINGTON—An Iranian airline under sanctions by the U.for ferrying weapons and fighters into Syria repeatedly bought U.
Terrifying video shows jet engine falling apart mid-flight on its way from San Francisco to Honolulu (UAL, BA)
united plane engineMaria Falaschi/TwitterThe engine of a plane traveling from San Francisco to Hawaii fell apart mid-flight on Tuesday.Photos and videos posted on social media show the parts peeling off the Boeing 777-222 aircraft's engine in mid-air, with its inner workings becoming steadily more exposed.
N) anticipated new mid-market jet is an "interesting concept," in an early indication the carrier is not harboring ill will over a recent trade row with the planemaker.airline wants to be one of the first customers for the developing Boeing jet, citing a posting from Chief Executive Ed Bastian on Delta's internal website.
REUTERS/Mike BlakeBy Alwyn Scott(Reuters) - Pratt & Whitney said on Monday it expects to present a fix to European regulators this week for a problem with its new geared turbofan jet engine that halted deliveries of Airbus' (AIR.N), has suffered a series of problems with the new engine, but had said in January that the problems were largely behind it.
A recently weak dollar has made American-made aircraft more attractive to overseas buyers Feb.ET Private-jet makers and operators are showing signs of recovering from a decadelong slump in the industry.
FILE PHOTO: Boeing's logo is seen during the Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 2016.Even before Boeing decides whether to launch its much-touted new jet, the U.
FILE PHOTO: Boeing's logo is seen during the Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 2016.N> must decide by the end of this week whether to take part in a multi-billion-dollar race to supply Canada with fighter jets, even as the U.
These aircraft are essentially all that is left of Boeing's 747 order book.The Atlanta-based cargo giant also agreed to an order for four Boeing 767 freighters worth $848.
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An Airbus A321LR takes off during a presentation of the company's new long range aircraft in Hamburg-Finkenwerder, Germany, January 31, 2018.REUTERS/Fabian BimmerHAMBURG (Reuters) - The A321LR, a long-range version of Airbus's (AIR.
International Trade Commission handed down its decision in a long-running trade dispute between Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Bombardier (NASDAQOTH: BDRBF).View photosA CS100 test aircraft parked on the tarmacBombardier's CSeries jets offer performance improvements over their rivals.
The U.International Trade Commission rejected Boeing’s claim that Montreal-based Bombardier unfairly won the U.
During the past few years, Airbus (NASDAQOTH: EADSY) has faced a steadily shrinking backlog for its A380 jumbo jet.More turbulence for the A380For several years, it has been clear that Emirates is the only airline that really likes the Airbus A380.
DUBLIN, Jan 23 (Reuters) - A potential new mid-sized aircraft being studied by Boeing could reach the market in eight to 10 years, a senior United Airlines executive said on Tuesday.Speaking at the Airline Economics conference in Dublin, Laderman said the airline would also look at the smallest model of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus A321neo in the same stage its fleet replacement plans.
By Tim Hepher and Conor HumphriesDUBLIN (Reuters) - Plans for a potential new Boeing mid-sized jet are gaining momentum, prompting Airbus to respond by beefing up its strong-selling A321neo model, Air Lease Corp Chief Executive John Plueger said on Monday.Officially, Airbus says its 185-240-seat A321neo dominates the "middle of the market" just above 200 jets, something Boeing denies.