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Rytis Beresnevicius
United Airlines Boeing 787 u-turns three times in two days

In a bizarre turn of events, a United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner turned back to Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT) three times in two days, as it attempted to leave the Japanese capital....


Clement Charpentreau
Boeing to end 747 jumbo production in 2022?

Boeing is reportedly set to end the production of the 747 in two years. By then, the manufacturer will have delivered sixteen jumbo freighters… and two Air Force One....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Ryanair anticipates first Boeing 737 MAX in November 2020

With certification flights of the 737 MAX finished, Ryanair anticipates a swift return-to-service of the aircraft. The low-cost carrier expects to receive its first MAX aircraft in November....


Clement Charpentreau
Boeing deflected FAA attention from 737 MAX MCAS system

Boeing did not provide the Federal Aviation Administration with documents regarding the specifications of the MCAS system during the development of the 737 MAX, the U.S. Department of Transportation found out. The MCAS was pinned as the main cause for the two crashes that killed 346 people....


Clement Charpentreau
Norwegian cancels all remaining Boeing orders

Norwegian Air Shuttle announced it would cancel its pending order for 92 Boeing 737 MAX and 5 Boeing 787 Dreamliner jets. The airline reiterated its will to receive compensation for the losses generated by the 737 MAX grounding and the 787 Dreamliner Rolls-Royce engine problems....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Boeing successfully finishes first day of 737 MAX test flights

Boeing has successfully completed its first day of certification flights of the 737 MAX, as the manufacturer works with the FAA to fly the narrow-body aircraft commercially once again....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Icelandair has enough cash left to run for three months

With struggles in concluding negotiation with various parties, Icelandair warned that it has enough cash to run for three months if its restructuring plan does not come to fruition....


Clement Charpentreau
Boeing 737 MAX recertification flight about to start

The Boeing 737 MAX could carry out its first FAA recertification flight on June 29, 2020. It marks an important milestone towards the aircraft’s return to the skies, after 14 months of global grounding....


Clement Charpentreau
Regulators to allow 737 MAX return before all changes complete

As the recertification flight is approaching, foreign regulators defined their requirements for the Boeing 737 MAX more precisely. In the lead-up to the plane’s return, the Federal Aviation Administration issued an airworthiness directive to address a wiring problem....


Rytis Beresnevicius
DHL signs up for three additional 767 P2F conversions

The Germany-based logistics company DHL has ordered three Boeing 767 passenger-to-freighter converted aircraft, the company doing the conversions, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced....