Tag: Boeing

Boeing cargo plane catches fire shortly after departing from Miami

In a recent development, an Atlas Air Boeing cargo plane en route to Puerto Rico was diverted on Thursday night shortly after departing from Miami International Airport, citing engine issues, as reported by an official and flight data. The incident poses another potential setback for Boeing, whic...

Atlas Air Worldwide orders two new Boeing 777 freighters

Atlas Air Worldwide Inc., today announced it has ordered two new Boeing 777 Freighters driven by ongoing strong customer demand for dedicated large widebody airfreight capacity, particularly for cross border e-Commerce shipping. The two new 777 Freighters, which were booked earlier this quarter, ar...

Silk Way West Airlines takes delivery of first Boeing 777 freighter

Silk Way West Airlines' first Boeing 777 Freighter arrived at Heydar Aliyev International Airport today as the airline becomes the newest operator of the world's largest, longest range and most capable twin-engine freighter. The 777 Freighter will enable Silk Way West to increase its capacity to mee...

As African Aviation Traffic Builds, Boeing Forecasts Demand for 1,025 New Airplanes

Boeing projects that intra-African passenger traffic will more than quadruple in the next twenty years, placing the continent’s growth among the highest globally. To support this, 1,025 new airplanes will be needed over the next two decades. Overall African air traffic growth is forecast at ...

Boeing, Joramco to establish Boeing freighter conversion line in Jordan

Boeing and Joramco have announced an agreement to establish a new Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF) line in Amman, Jordan. Joramco will be the first MRO supplier in the Middle East supporting future Boeing freighter conversions of both domestic and foreign aircraft. Located in Amman, Jordan, Jo...

Boeing, Air Tanzania Celebrate First 767 Freighter Delivery to Africa

Boeing and Air Tanzania are celebrating the delivery of the airline's first 767-300 Freighter. The airplane arrived today at the airline's hub in Dar es Salaam and will provide the operator with dedicated air freight capacity to serve the country's growing cargo market. The delivery also marks...

Boeing & GMR Aero Technic to set up freighter conversion line in India

Boeing, the world-renowned aerospace company, has partnered with GMR Aero Technic to set up the first freighter conversion line in India. This new venture will enable India to expand its air cargo capacity and strengthen its position as a hub for air cargo in the region. The freighter conversi...

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines Partner to Transport Humanitarian Aid Aboard New 737 MAX jets

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines have again partnered to bring humanitarian aid to those in need – this time using the airline's three recently delivered 737-8 airplanes to transport more than 12,000 pounds of supplies to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. "Ethiopian Airlines has a long history of collaborati...

VV Aviation Weekly Matrix

Narrowbody values have shown a decline, with aged aircraft reducing by up to 3.15% and the youngest Narrowbodies showing minimal movement from last week. Widebodies have shown interesting changes this week with older, out of production aircraft seeing minor uplifts in values, up to 2.22% on the 777-...

Cool Chain Association welcomes four new members as it appoints Miguel Rodríguez as treasurer

The Cool Chain Association (CCA) has welcomed Brussels Airport, Boeing, Singapore Airport Terminal Services (SATS), and Validaide as members and appointed Miguel Rodríguez, Senior Manager Climate Control Products, Qatar Airways, as Treasurer. The Association, which this year celebrates its 20th ...

Alaska Air Cargo selects Boeing to convert two passenger aircraft to freighters

Alaska Air Cargo announced Boeing will provide the conversion work for two 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF) to add to its dedicated freighter fleet serving the state of Alaska. The conversion work will be done at Cooperativa Autogestionaria de Servicios Aeroindustriales (COOPESA) in Cost...

Boeing, Silk Way West Airlines Announce Order for 777-8 Freighters

Boeing and Silk Way West Airlines have finalized an order of two 777-8 Freighters, with options for two additional airplanes. The two companies announced the agreement at a signing ceremony today at Boeing Commercial Airplanes' Seattle Delivery Center. The Azerbaijani cargo carrier, which serv...

Boeing and Cargolux Finalize 777-8 Freighter Order

Boeing and Cargolux have finalized an order of 10 777-8 Freighters with options for six additional airplanes, with a signing ceremony today at Cargolux's headquarters in Luxembourg. The selection of Boeing's newest freighter was previously announced at this year's Farnborough International Airs...

Boeing Announces UPS Purchase of Eight Additional 767s

Boeing today announced an order from UPS for eight more 767 Freighters. The incremental order will increase UPS's 767 Freighter fleet to 108 airplanes, enabling the global carrier to further modernize and sustainably grow its fleet. "The additional 767s will help us continue to deliver what ma...

Farnborough International Airshow returns after four years

The atmosphere at Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) this Monday was one of anticipation and excitement. The first Farnborough Airshow since the pandemic was a very welcome return for the aviation industry and aerospace enthusiasts. 1,500 exhibitors from over 96 countries flooded through the g...

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