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80 Boeing aircraft for Iran Air

Boeing has announced an agreement with Iran Air for the delivery of 80 aircraft. The agreement includes 50 Boeing 737 MAX 8s, 15 Boeing 777-300ER and 15 Boeing 777-9s. Boeing says that the agreement has been reached within the terms of the U.S. Government license issued to Boeing in September. The aircraft manufacturer coordinated closely […]

Qatar buys 40 Boeing widebodies

Qatar Airways has ordered 40 Boeing widebody aircraft and signed a letter of intent (LoI) for 60 narrowbody 737 Max 8s. The narrowbody order includes 30 787-9 Dreamliners and ten Boeing 777-300ERs. The order is very welcome for Boeing in a slow sales year. Qatar Airways currently flies a mix of Boeing and Airbus aircraft. […]

KLM’s flies orange 777-300ER

KLM has introduced a special unique orange-coloured Boeing 777-300ER. The aircraft has painted the nose and a large part of its upper fuselage in orange. The aft fuselage is still blue. The introduction of the special aircraft was the result of a social media post KLM published on King’s Day 2015 in The Netherlands. KLM’s […]

Saudia receives first Dreamliners

Saudia (Saudi Arabian Airlines) has received its first two Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and a 777-300ER. A third Dreamliner will be delivered to Saudia next week. The airline has ordered eight 787-9s. Among other types, the airline now flies 47 777s, including 23 Boeing 777-200ERs, 20 Boeing 777-300ERs and 4 777Fs. Boeing says that since its […]

Swiss receives its first 777-300ER

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) has taken delivery of its first Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range). The 777-300ER is the new flagship of the airline’s long-haul fleet. It seats 340 passengers: eight in first class, 62 in business class and 270 in economy. The aircraft features a totally redesigned cabin interior. It will be initially deployed […]

Boeings for BOC, EVA and Biman

Singapore-based aircraft leasing company BOC Aviation has announced an order for 22 737 airplanes: 11 Next-Generation 737-800s and 11 737 MAX 8 airplanes. The order has not been signed yet as a firm contract. BOC Aviation had already ordered 167 737s, including 50 737 MAXs, and 16 777s. BOC has a portfolio of 253 owned […]

EVA Air unveils new livery

EVA Air (Taiwan) has unveiled a new livery on a new Boeing 777=300ER, which was delivered this week. EVA’s new corporate identity retains the familiar compass design, borrowed from the logo of its parent company Evergreen Group, on a green tail. In the livery, the simplified tail design establishes the compass as the focal point […]