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Swiss Receives Sixth Bombardier CS100 Aircraft

Swiss Receives Sixth Bombardier CS100 Aircraft

Swiss Receives Sixth Bombardier CS100 Aircraft Bombardier delivered the sixth CS100 aircraft, the smaller variant game-changing C Series platform, to Swiss. Bombardier has now delivered a total of eight C Series aircraft; six CS100 to SWISS and two CS300 to airBaltic. “We are very proud to have delivered another C …

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Boeing Celebrates Rollout of First 737 MAX 9

Boeing Celebrates Rollout of First 737 MAX 9

Boeing Celebrates Rollout of First 737 MAX 9 • Airplane scheduled to fly in the coming weeks, deliver to customers in 2018 RENTON, Wash., March 7, 2017 – Boeing marked a milestone today as the first 737 MAX 9 made its debut in front of thousands of Boeing employees. The …

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Rolls-Royce Wins Trent 700 Order from Hawaiian Airlines

Rolls-Royce Wins Trent 700 Order from Hawaiian Airlines Rolls-Royce has won an order from Hawaiian Airlines for Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engines to power an additional Airbus A330 aircraft, supported by Rolls-Royce’s flagship engine service, TotalCare®. The airline already operates 23 Rolls-Royce powered A330 aircraft, and has previously placed an order …

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Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Makes Its Debut at Boeing South Carolina

Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Makes Its Debut at Boeing South Carolina

Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Makes Its Debut at Boeing South Carolina • Airplane scheduled to fly in the coming weeks, deliver to customers in 2018 The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner, the third member of the 787 Dreamliner family, made its debut friday at Boeing South Carolina. Thousands of employees at the North …

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Hawaii Island Air Signs Smart Parts Agreement with Bombardier

Hawaii Island Air Signs Smart Parts Agreement with Bombardier

Hawaii Island Air Signs Smart Parts Agreement with Bombardier • The five-year agreement provides component support for the Q400 aircraft selected to renew and expand the airline’s fleet Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Hawaii Island Air, Inc. (“Island Air”) has signed a five-year Smart Parts agreement with Bombardier to …

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Total of 42 Fokker 50 and 100 Aircraft Transactions in 2016

Total of 42 Fokker 50 and 100 Aircraft Transactions in 2016

Total of 42 Fokker 50 and 100 Aircraft Transactions in 2016 26 Fokker 50s and 16 Fokker 100s placed with 8 existing and 6 new operators. GKN Aerospace’s Fokker business announces that a total of 42 Fokker aircraft were placed in 2016 compared with 50 transactions in 2015. At the …

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Rolls-Royce Wins SelectCare Order from Lufthansa for Trent Engines

Rolls-Royce Wins SelectCare Order from Lufthansa for Trent Engines

Rolls-Royce Wins SelectCare Order from Lufthansa for Trent Engines Rolls-Royce has won an order from Lufthansa, one of the largest aviation groups in the world, for SelectCare services covering Trent 500 engines on its Airbus A340 aircraft operated by the airline. SelectCare is a fixed price overhaul service agreement that …

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SR Technics and Edelweiss Sign Contract to Upgrade Four Aircraft

SR Technics and Edelweiss Sign Contract to Upgrade Four Aircraft

SR Technics and Edelweiss Sign Contract to Upgrade Four Aircraft SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, is pleased to announce that it has signed a contract with Edelweiss Air, the Swiss leisure airline, to upgrade the cabin experience on four of the carrier’s A340-300s. All work will take …

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GoAir India Orders Up To 72 Airbus A320neo Aircraft

GoAir India Orders Up To 72 Airbus A320neo Aircraft

GoAir India Orders Up To 72 Airbus A320neo Aircraft GoAir, a Wadia Group company, has penned a firm contract for 72 A320neo aircraft following its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed during the Farnborough International Airshow. The agreement reached on 30th December 2016, doubles GoAir’s firm order book for the aircraft …

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GE Capital Aviation Services Orders 75 Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

GE Capital Aviation Services Orders 75 Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

GE Capital Aviation Services Orders 75 Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft Boeing and GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of General Electric, announced an order for 75 737 MAX 8 airplanes. The order, booked in December, is valued at $8.25 billion at current list prices. …

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Sichuan Airlines to Lease One Airbus A350-900 from ALC

Sichuan Airlines to Lease One Airbus A350-900 from ALC

Sichuan Airlines to Lease One Airbus A350-900 from ALC Air Lease Corporation announced the placement of one Airbus A350-900 new technology wide body jet on long term lease to Sichuan Airlines (Chengdu, China). The aircraft will deliver in the first quarter of 2019 from ALC’s order book with Airbus. The …

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Delta Cancels Northwest Airlines 2005 Boeing 787 Order

Delta Cancels Northwest Airlines 2005 Boeing 787 Order

Delta Cancels Northwest Airlines 2005 Boeing 787 Order Delta Air Lines has reached an agreement with The Boeing Company to cancel an order placed for 18 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft that Delta assumed in 2008 as part of its merger with Northwest Airlines. While specific terms of the agreement are …

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S7 Airlines to Lease 17 Embraer E170 Pre-owned Jets

S7 Airlines to Lease 17 Embraer E170 Pre-owned Jets

S7 Airlines to Lease 17 Embraer E170 Pre-owned Jets Just weeks after receiving the Type Certificates from the Russian authorities for the E170 and E175 jets, Embraer announces that S7 Airlines will be the first operator of the E170 in the country. The airline signed an agreement with GE Capital …

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Rolls-Royce to Service Delta Air Lines Boeing 777 Trent 800 Engines

Rolls-Royce to Service Delta Air Lines Boeing 777 Trent 800 Engines

Rolls-Royce to Service Delta Air Lines Boeing 777 Trent 800 Engines Rolls-Royce and Delta Air Lines have entered into the first ever SelectCare services agreement for Trent engines. The agreement covers Trent 800 engines on Boeing 777 aircraft operated by the airline. SelectCare is a fixed price overhaul service agreement …

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Iran Air and Airbus Sign Firm Contract for 100 Aircraft

Iran Air and Airbus Sign Firm Contract for 100 Aircraft

Iran Air and Airbus Sign Firm Contract for 100 Aircraft 22 December 2016 – Iran Air and Airbus have signed a firm contract for 100 aircraft, building on an initial commitment signed in January 2016 in Paris. The agreement signed by Farhad Parvaresh, Iran Air Chairman and CEO and Fabrice …

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