Tagged: Wide-body aircraft

Atlas Air buys four Boeing 747-8 Freighters

SEATTLE, Jan. 12, 2020 – Boeing and Atlas Air Worldwide today announced an agreement to purchase four 747-8 Freighters. The order enables Atlas Air to leverage the operational advantages of the 747-8 Freighter to...

Uganda Airlines takes delivery of Airbus A330neo

Toulouse – 21 December, 2020 – Uganda Airlines, the country’s  flag-carrier, has taken delivery of its first A330neo, the latest version of the most popular widebody airliner. It is the first Airbus aircraft delivered...

China Airlines buys six Boeing 777 Freighters

SEATTLE, Dec. 15, 2020 – China Airlines today unveiled the first of six Boeing 777 Freighters, officially becoming the 20th operator of the world’s largest and longest range twin-aisle freighter. The 777 Freighter joins the airline...

Christmas 2020: Air Greenland buys red Airbus A330neo

Toulouse, 18 December 2020 – Air Greenland, the flag-carrier for Greenland, is the latest airline to order Airbus’ next generation A330neo widebody aircraft. The new A330-800 will replace the airline’s ageing Airbus A330-200ceo to secure...

Coronavirus Pandemic: Lufthansa revenue decline by 60% in 2020

Liquidity of EUR 10.1 billion available, of which EUR 6.3 billion are unutilized stabilization measures Ongoing strong performance at Lufthansa Cargo further supports Group liquidity Hub strategy enables cash-positive flight operations, even in the...

Kuwait Airways buys two Airbus A330neos

Toulouse, 29 October 2020 – Kuwait Airways, the national airline of Kuwait, has received its first two A330neos. These aircraft are the first of eight A330neos ordered by the airline.   The carrier currently operates a...

1500 Airbus A330s are flying in the sky

The A330 Family’s 1,500th delivery on 21st September to Delta Air Lines says a great deal about the enduring qualities of the aircraft’s original design, coupled with the constant infusion of the latest technologies,...

Airbus A350 XWB delivers relief material to Beirut

Immediately after the recent blast in Beirut, Lebanon, Airbus provided satellite imagery to analyse the damage and helped government analysts, NGOs and first responders gain visibility into the catastrophe. Now, the Airbus Foundation, together...

Boeing 777 Freighter of Volga-Dnepr Group

777 Freighter’s superior range and efficiency to complement Volga-Dnepr’s fleet Volga-Dnepr becomes the 19th operator to date to use the large-capacity twin-engine freighter SEATTLE, Aug. 17, 2020 – A Boeing [NYSE:BA] 777 Freighter today joined...

Coronavirus Pandemic: Boeing Dreamlifter transports 5,00,000 face masks

CHICAGO, July 1, 2020 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] today completed its 12th COVID-19 transport mission, using a Boeing Dreamlifter to bring personal protective equipment (PPE) to the United States. Working in partnership with the state of Utah, Atlas Air Worldwide, H.M. Cole, Cotopaxi, Flexport and UPS,...

Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT)

Getafe, 29th June 2020 – Airbus has formally delivered the first of eight Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) aircraft ordered by the NATO Multinational MRTT Fleet (MMF) after a ceremony held at the...

DHL buy two new Boeing 767-300Fs

New aircraft will increase DHL’s load capacity by more than 25% Addition of Boeings 767-300Fs brings DHL’s total air fleet size to 8 in the MENA Increased investment in technologically-advanced aircraft is in line...

Etihad Airways launches special transfer flights

Etihad Airways launches special transfer flights

New transfer connections linking 20 cities in Europe, Asia and Australia via Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Effective 10 June, Etihad Airways will link 20 cities in Europe, Asia and Australia via Abu...