Archive For The “Boeing” Category

CS100 awarded London City certification

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CS100 awarded London City certification






Bombardier announced that Transport Canada and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) awarded its CS100 its steep approach certifications. The CS100 aircraft’s capability to operate at challenging airports such as London City (LCY) Airport was validated by a comprehensive flight test program. Swiss International Air Lines will be the first airline to operate the C…

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Premium – Aeroflot Fleet Review

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Premium – Aeroflot Fleet Review






Continuing our fleet review series, today we look at Aeroflot.  The company has gone through various iterations, lie so many others.  Its roots go back to 1923.  During the Soviet era, this was the world’s largest airline.  Offering flights across the Soviet Union and abroad. Its domestic service had very low fares and huge traffic. …

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A321neo first delivery and big expectations

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A321neo first delivery and big expectations






Airbus announced the delivery of the first A321neo today to US-based Virgin America – a brand soon to disappear into the ever-consolidating US airline industry.   Like all the Virgin American fleet, this one also powered by CFM.  In this case by the LEAP engine.  But we won’t see this livery for long. “After Virgin…

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Premium – A Fleet Review of Air France/KLM

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Premium – A Fleet Review of Air France/KLM






Air France and KLM merged in 2004.  The joint company has hubs in Amsterdam and Paris.  Because of their long histories in aviation, these two airlines have a reach to every corner of the globe.  Both companies have numerous subsidiaries that cover regional and cargo services.  In this analysis, we only looked at the mainline…

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Premium #325 – Fleet review of the ME3

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Premium #325 – Fleet review of the ME3






The ME3 are highly influential But their growth phase has slowed This must be a concern for Airbus & Boeing Welcome to AirInsight Premium content. This page is only available to active members. Already a member? LOGIN HERE Interested in becoming a member? GET STARTED TODAY

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Boeing 737 MAX 9 Completes Successful First Flight

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Boeing 737 MAX 9 Completes Successful First Flight






The 737 MAX 9 is the latest new aircraft to take to the skies this month, completing its first flight last Thursday.  This aircraft follows the MAX 8, which flew earlier and is approaching the first delivery of the MAX series scheduled for May 2018 to Southwest.  The first flight of the MAX9 came 3…

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