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Air China to buy 20 A350-900 wide-body aircraft from Airbus

Air China Ltd , China's flagship carrier, will buy 20 A350-900 jets from Airbus SE , both companies said, bolstering the European planemaker's order book for wide-body jets against Boeing Co amid Sino-U.S. trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

Asiana Airlines replaces Boeing 777 with Airbus A350 for Seattle flights

Asiana Airlines started passenger flights on its new Airbus A350-900 aircraft between Seattle and Seoul's Incheon International Airport Tuesday. The South Korean carrier's new wide-body jet replaces the Boeing 777-200ER (extended range) aircraft that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2018

Emirates close to finalizing part of wide-body jet order with Airbus: sources

Dubai state-owned airline Emirates [EMIRA.UL] was close to a deal on Monday to finalize at least part of a provisional order for 70 wide-body aircraft from Europe's Airbus , industry sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 18th, 2019

Air China plans to buy 20 A350-900 aircraft from Airbus

Air China , China's flagship carrier, will buy 20 A350-900 jets from Airbus SE worth $6.54 billion based on list prices, the carrier said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

Airbus grabs China Airlines narrow-body jet order

Airbus unveiled an aircraft deal with Taiwan's China Airlines on Wednesday, snatching the carrier's medium-haul fleet renewal from Boeing a day after its U.S. rival made a shock entry into the single-aisle fleet of British Airways owner IAG......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Planemakers race for wide-body orders in Asia showdown

Airbus and Boeing are battling for wide-body aircraft orders worth well over $10 billion as the clock ticks toward next week's Paris Airshow, industry sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Boeing in Talks for $30 Billion Order From China

Boeing is reportedly in talks with Chinese airlines for an order of around 100 of the company's wide-body 787 and 777X aircraft. Depending on the actual mix of planes if the order materializes, the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 5th, 2019

Air New Zealand picks Boeing for wide-body jet order: sources

Boeing Co has won a hard-fought contest to sell wide-body aircraft to Air New Zealand Ltd, beating a challenge from Europe’s Airbus, industry sources said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 19th, 2019

China agrees to buy 290 Airbus A320 planes, 10 A350s: French presidency

Airbus signed a deal on Monday to sell 300 aircraft to China Aviation Supplies Holding Company, including 290 A320 planes and 10 A350, the French presidency said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2019

Exclusive: United Airlines in talks to buy wide-body jets: sources

PARIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines is in talks with planemakers Airbus and Boeing Co over the purchase of wide-body, long-haul passenger jets to replace a fleet of 50 Boeing 767 aircraft, people familiar with the discussions said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2018

Exclusive: United Airlines in talks to buy wide-body jets - sources

PARIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines is in talks with planemakers Airbus and Boeing Co over the purchase of wide-body, long-haul passenger jets to replace a fleet of 50 Boeing 767 aircraft, people familiar with the discussions said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2018

AirAsia expands Airbus A330neo order

AirAsia Group expanded an order for A330neo passenger jets, adding 34 aircraft to an existing order to bring the total to 100 long-haul wide-body jets worth $30 billion at list prices......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

Airbus says Farnborough orders reach 431 aircraft

Airbus said it has won orders and commitments for 431 aircraft at the Farnborough Airshow, finishing with a new wide-body order from AirAsia ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

China, Russia unveil life-size model of planned widebody jet at Zhuhai airshow

China and Russia on Tuesday unveiled a life-size model of a proposed wide-body long-haul jet at the opening of China's largest airshow, giving public shape to their joint efforts to break into a market dominated by Boeing and Airbus ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 5th, 2018

Boeing delivers its 787th 787 Dreamliner

The Boeing Co. has delivered the 787th aircraft from its 787 Dreamliner family.  Boeing (NYSE: BA) says in a press release that the milestone delivery was made this week to leasing company AerCap, which plans to lease the wide-body aircraft to China.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

Airbus May Assemble Newest Jet in China to Secure Far East Deals

The Toulouse-based company is examining the business case for expanding its existing plant in Tianjin to accommodate the A330neo Airbus SE is looking at assembling its newest A330neo wide-body.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 28th, 2019

Bamboo Airways to take delivery of first Boeing Dreamliner this month

Vietnamese startup Bamboo Airways said on Tuesday it will take delivery of a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner this month, its first wide-body aircraft, and aims to start direct flights to the United States by early 2021......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 3rd, 2019

Not just the MAX: planemakers face slump in demand for wide-body jets

Orders for long-distance wide-body jets are on track to fall this year by the most since the throes of the 2008 financial crisis, fuelling concerns that the drop will eat into future cash flow at Boeing and its European rival Airbus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 1st, 2019

Boeing: US-China trade situation has presented "challenges" for wide-body plans

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 23rd, 2019

AirAsia cuts Airbus A330neo order plans, shifts to A321XLR

Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia Group Bhd scaled back plans to order the Airbus A330neo wide-body passenger jet by nearly two thirds on Friday, switching its focus instead to a long-range new version of the popular A321 series......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 30th, 2019

COMAC pushes back C919 jet"s China certification target to 2021

Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (COMAC) aims to obtain Chinese certification for its C919 jet in 2021, the company said, marking a delay from a previous timetable for the jet which aims to challenge Airbus SE and Boeing planes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 7th, 2019