Delivery

Emirates receives first of three A380s to be delivered by 2021

Emirates took delivery of the first of three A380 aircraft to be received by the end of 2020. The Super Jumbo was flown to Dubai partially powered by sustainable aviation fuel....


Middle Eastern Airlines welcomes their first A321neo

On June 10 Lebanese carrier Middle Eastern Airlines welcomed its first A321neo aircraft into the airline’s fleet. The airline has 10 aircraft of the type to be delivered over the coming years.Middle E...


Wizzair receives its first A320neo

On May 29, 2020 Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizzair accepted its first A320neo aircraft. The next generation aircraft bears Hungarian registration of HA-LJA.HA-LJA joined 121 other aircraft found in Wi...


Ryanair to close number of bases starting next year

  Ryanair will close a number of bases due to the late delivery of up to 30 Boeing MAX aircraft from next year.  ...


Sixteen shades of blue: ANA unveils Japan’s first A380

It was a day of a lot of “firsts” for Japan and its largest airline (by fleet size) All Nippon Airways. On December 13, 2018, ANA announced that its first A380 has rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Hamburg, Germany. It is not only the first such model for the carrier, but also makes it the first superjumbo customer in the Japanese airline industry....


Embraer drops to $127M loss on fewer deliveries, KC-390 delay

Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer on July 31, 2018, released its second-quarter 2018 financial results, posting a net loss of $127 million....


USAF and Boeing agree on long delayed KC-46 delivery date

The United States Air Force and Boeing reached an agreement for the delivery date of the first KC-46 Pegasus Tanker. The long-delayed aircraft should arrive by October 2018, Boeing announced on June 20, 2018....


Wizz Air takes delivery of 100th A320

Wizz Air took delivery of its 100th A320 Family aircraft, an A321ceo on June 4, 2018....


China’s COMAC first delivery of C919 pushed for 2021

China’s COMAC said on February 6, 2018, that it is targeting 2021 for the first delivery of its C919 single-aisle commercial passenger jet, despite delays. ...


Russian Helicopters to deliver Mi-171A2 to UTair in 2018

Russian manufacturer Russian Helicopters will deliver first two Mi-171A2 aircraft to the country's UTair airline in 2018. ...