Boeing’s 757 and 767

When Boeing brought out the 757 and 767 they created two aircraft that were popular with airlines because they could cover many requirements.  They had long-range (US transcon)  and offered flexibility – common flight decks for example.  It was a winning...

Boeing’s Numbers

Yesterday Boeing released their 2015 O&D numbers.  Let’s look at the numbers.  First a chart to show the scale of O&D changes between 2014 and 2015.  We excluded the BBJ numbers from the chart but have them in the tables – but they are small and...

Old Airplane Revenge

Boeing’s 767 was introduced on September 8, 1982.  In about five weeks time the 767 program will be 33 years old!  Yet the program just got its biggest order to date.  FedEx ordered 50 and 50 options.  This is an amazing performance. The 767 has been a...