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Rytis Beresnevicius
Schrödinger's Plane: Boeing NMA or re-engined Boeing 767?

Rumors have emerged that Boeing is looking into putting a new engine on the 767. The study, called the 767-X, mostly focuses on freighter aircraft. Yet touches upon the possibility of the 767 replacing the NMA:...


Paris Air Show
No NMA for Boeing at Paris Air Show

Shortly after Airbus officially launched its A321XLR, Kevin McAllister, President and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, said there would be no announcement about the  Boeing “797” New Mid-Market Airplane (NMA) during Paris Air Show....


Ruta Burbaite
Will Airbus launch A321XLR at Paris Air Show 2019?

As the industry eagerly awaits for an update on Boeing’s new 797 mid-range aircraft or NMA at the upcoming Paris Air Show 2019, Airbus may have something more substantial up its sleeve. According to various sources, the European plane maker is likely to launch an extra long-range variant of its A321 family of aircraft, the A321XLR, which would be a direct competitor to the Boeing 797....


AeroTime Team
Mysterious Boeing NMA could fly in 2025

The big announcement by Boeing on whether or not it will commit to the new middle of the market aircraft (NMA), dubbed “797”, was expected to be made during the upcoming Paris Air Show. But then, the 737 MAX crisis hit, at which point Boeing ceased communicating any progress of ongoing projects, even on  the 777X. The company’s CEO eventually confessed that they were “making progress” regarding the NMA decision...


AeroTime Team
Has Boeing NMA found its first big customer?

While Boeing’s decision on the new middle of market aircraft ‒ the NMA ‒  is anticipated in the upcoming months, the aircraft might already have its first customer. Delta Airlines CEO admits that the U.S. legacy carrier is “very interested in it” and could potentially opt for as many as 200 NMAs over the next decade....


Zivile Zalagenaite
Rolls-Royce pulls out from Boeing NMA program

Rolls-Royce withdraws from the competition to power Boeing’s proposed middle of the market aircraft, the New Midsize Airplane (NMA) also dubbed as 797....


Clement Charpentreau
Delta negotiates Boeing“797” launch, doubts 2025 delivery

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian reaffirmed the ambition of the airline of becoming the launch company for Boeing future New Middle of the Market plane (NMA), also called “B797” by the media, in front of the National Press Club in Washington, US, on June 27, 2018....