Dubai Airshow salon Airbus Boeing United Arab Emirates 

November 15, record day at Dubai Airshow

Today was considered one of the most exciting days in the recent commercial history of aviation. The penultimate day of Dubai Airshow 2017 has already ended, leaving a record figure with two huge orders for Airbus and Boeing. Indigo Partners signed an agreement with Airbus for the purchase of 430 aircraft of the A320neo family, doubling its current order of 427 aircraft of the same family. The aircraft will fly for the fleets of its four low-cost airlines, distributed as follows: Wizz Air of Hungary will receive 72 A320neo and…

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Boeing 777 F Cargo Boeing Ethiopian Airlines 

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines sign agreement for four aircraft

The agreement was carried out at the Dubai Airshow and amounts to 1,300 million dollars. Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines signed an agreement in the Dubai Airshow for four cargo aircraft for a price that amounts to $ 1.3 billion dollars. The aircraft would be delivered to Ethiopian between 2018 and 2019. Two of them were a reaffirmation of a commitment that was announced in the month of June. In addition to freighters, the African airline is debating an option for a long-range 777x passenger plane that must enter service in…

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United 747 N118UA Boeing United Airlines 

The last flight of a Boeing 747 for United Airlines

The 747 landed on November 7 at Honolulu Airport ending 47 years of history. The last flight of the Queen of the Skies operated the United Flight UA747 between San Francisco and Honolulu, in the United States, putting an end to 47 years of history in jumbo´s jet flights for the airline. The Boeing 747-400 and registration N118UA departed from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) yesterday, an hour late at 12:00 local time due to an issue with the conditioning valves, and arrived to Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) at 15:00 local…

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Embraer E175 of American Airlines American Airlines Embraer 

American Airlines signs order for ten Embraer E175 aircraft

The US airline will receive the aircraft between 2018 and 2019. American Airlines signed an agreement with the Brazilian manufacturer Embraer for 10 E175 aircraft that will be delivered between 2018 and mid-2019. The agreement is the result of exercising purchase rights of a contract signed in 2013, and the value of the agreement amounts to about 457 million dollars at the list price. The new aircraft will be destined to the regional subsidiary Envoy, and will have a configuration of three classes, with 12 seats in First Class, 20…

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