Home Tags Aircraft delivery

Tag: aircraft delivery

Boeing accelerates first delivery of 737 MAX

Boeing announced today that first delivery of the 737 MAX 8 to launch customer Southwest Airlines will be a quarter earlier than originally scheduled – in the third quarter of 2017 instead of fourth

Cebu Pacific takes delivery of its first A330-300

TOULOUSE, France - Cebu Pacific has taken delivery of its first A330-300 during a special ceremony in Toulouse today.

Bombardier delivers WestJet’s first Q400 NextGen airliner

TORONTO, Canada - Bombardier Aerospace and WestJet today announced the delivery of the first of 20 Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners ordered by WestJet.

Boeing and China Southern Airlines celebrate delivery of first Dreamliner

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing and China Southern Airlines today celebrated the delivery of the carrier's first 787 Dreamliner.

Saudi Arabian Airlines takes delivery of first-of-its-kind Boeing plane

Boeing has delivered a 777-300ER extended range plane to Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia), marking the latest milestone in its longstanding relationship with the airline and the kingdom.

Punto Azul takes delivery of its first Embraer Jet 145

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea – Punto Azul (IATA Code ZR) today took delivery of the first of its three Embraer Jets at Malabo airport in Equatorial Guinea.

Air Pacific takes delivery of first new Airbus A330

NADI, Fiji - Air Pacific (soon to be Fiji Airways) today announced that it had successfully taken ownership and delivery of its first-ever brand-new wide body aircraft, the Airbus A330-200.

Airbus delivers 100th A380

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) and Airbus together marked a major achievement, with the hand-over of the 100th A380 to MAS at Airbus’ Henri Ziegler Delivery Centre in Toulouse, France.

Boeing delivers first 777 built at increased rate

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing has delivered the first 777 built at the increased production rate of 8.3 per month, or 100 airplanes per year. The airplane, a 777 Freighter, was delivered to Korean Air.

Starflyer takes delivery of its first directly purchased Airbus A320

Starflyer, Japan’s fast-growing, value-based airline, has taken delivery of its first ever directly purchased aircraft, an Airbus A320, during a delivery ceremony in Toulouse, France.

American Airlines takes delivery of first Boeing 777-300ER

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines today takes delivery of its first Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range) aircraft, another step in its plan to create the industry's most modern fleet.

Boeing, WestJet celebrate airline’s 100th Next-Generation 737

CALGARY, Canada - Boeing and WestJet celebrated the 100th Next-Generation 737 to join the Calgary-based airline's fleet Friday.

Iraqi Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A330

On behalf of Iraqi Ministry of Transportation, Iraqi Airways, the national carrier of Iraq, has taken delivery of its first A330-200 becoming a new operator for the type.

XL Airways France becomes a new A330-300 operator

XL Airways France expands its Airbus fleet following the delivery of its first brand new A330-300 from the manufacturer’s headquarters in Toulouse, France.

Transasia Airways poised to expand international presence with its first A330-300...

SINGAPORE – Taiwan-listed airline TransAsia Airways, officially received delivery of its first A330-300 aircraft in Airbus’s Headquarter in Toulouse, France, on 26th November.

Boeing celebrates delivery of first 787 Dreamliner to Qatar Airways

SEATTLE, Wash. - Boeing and Qatar Airways today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

Boeing delivers the 7,370th 737

SEATTLE, Wash. - Boeing today delivered the 7,370th 737 to come off the production line to Indonesia-based Lion Air.

Air Astana takes delivery of first owned aircraft

Air Astana has taken delivery of its first owned aircraft, with a new Embraer 190 arriving in Almaty International Airport on 1st November 2012.

Air China takes “Smiling China” into its fleet

BEIJING, China - At a ceremony held today in Seattle, US, Air China received a newly delivered B777-300ER which has a special livery reflecting is name - "Smiling China".

Embraer delivers 35 commercial and 20 executive jets in 3rd quarter

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil - In the third quarter of 2012 (3Q12), Embraer delivered 27 jets to the commercial aviation market and 13 to executive aviation.

Thai Airways takes delivery of its first A380

Thai Airways International (THAI) has taken delivery of its first A380, becoming the ninth airline to operate the world’s largest and most eco-efficient airliner.

United Airlines takes ownership of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner

SEATTLE, Wash. - United Airlines is preparing to fly its first 787 Dreamliner this week from Boeing Field in Seattle to the airline's Houston hub.

Air India takes delivery of its first Boeign 787 Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - Boeing and Air India today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787 Dreamliner.

MNG Airlines takes delivery of its first A330-200F

MNG Airlines, Turkey’s dedicated freight operator, has taken delivery of its first of four A330-200Fs on order.

Boeing delivers first 747-8 Freighter to Nippon Cargo Airlines

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing has delivered a 747-8 Freighter to Narita-based Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), marking the Japanese debut for the 747-8.

Boeing delivers 20th 747-8 plane

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing today marked the 20th delivery of its new 747-8. The airplane, a 747-8 Freighter, was delivered to Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.

First Lufthansa Boeing 747-8 arrives in Frankfurt

The new Queen of the Skies has arrived in Frankfurt. Today Lufthansa became the first airline in the world to take delivery of a Boeing 747-8.

Jetstar Japan takes delivery of its first Airbus A320 aircraft

Jetstar Japan, one of Japan’s newest low-cost carriers (LCC), has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320 aircraft in Toulouse, France.