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LATAM’s Fleet Plan

Today we will be looking at LATAM’s fleet plan. The South American airline has been actively reducing the size of its fleet but also has restarted the reconfiguration project of its narrowbody planes.  At the end of 2019, LATAM had 320 passenger aircraft and 11 Boeing...

The Boeing 787 has a new nose issue

UPDATE - The FAA has identified another manufacturing quality issue on the Dreamliner. The Boeing 787 has a new nose issue in the pressure bulkhead area. It has been found in undelivered Dreamliners during inspections, the regulatory agency confirmed on July 12 in a...

Is China’s door open for the MAX again?

One swallow doesn’t make a summer, but if reports from Bloomberg on July 9 are correct, better days are coming again for the Boeing MAX in China. The news agency cites unnamed sources that the Chinese regulators are opening up to recertify the MAX again. Is China's...

Insight: Boeing is fighting multiple battles

Boeing is fighting multiple battles on competitive, regulatory, political, legal, media, and internal issues across almost all of its product lines. Let’s examine some of the battles the company is currently fighting, and how they might impact the near-term and...
MAX fleet status

MAX fleet status

Since Boeing won't detail which model MAX is ordered observers have to wait and see what actually gets delivered. ...

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