DUBAI Makers of aircraft parts are making contingency plans for a prolonged grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX, with several expecting the jet's return to service to take longer than the planemaker hopes.
DUBAI Boeing Co won fresh support for its grounded 737 MAX at the Dubai Airshow on Tuesday as airlines laid out plans to buy up to 50 of the jets worth $6 billion at list prices, a day after securing the first firm order since a safety ban in March. | Video
DUBAI Ghana became the latest African nation to support the development of an international airline to boost its economy and develop tourism as its government signed a provisional order for three Boeing long-haul 787 Dreamliner jets on Tuesday.
DUBAI, Nov 19 Boeing's 737 MAX took
centre stage at the Dubai Airshow on Tuesday as airlines
announced plans to order up to 50 of the jets worth $6 billion
at list prices despite a global grounding in place since March.
DUBAI Airbus clinched a $14 billion order from Air Arabia for 120 A320 jets, beating U.S. rival Boeing Co after more than a year of talks between the budget carrier and the planemakers.
DUBAI Airbus and Boeing fought to save billions of dollars of jet deals on Sunday as host airline Emirates kept the Dubai Airshow in suspense over dozens of tentative orders designed to fine-tune the world's largest international airline network.
DUBAI Replacing all Pratt & Whitney engines on IndiGo's fleet of almost 100 Airbus planes by Jan. 31, as ordered by India's aviation watchdog, will be challenging but the airline aims to complete the work, its chief executive officer said on Monday.
Nov 1 Orders for long-distance wide-body jets
are on track to fall this year by the most since the throes of
the 2008 financial crisis, fuelling concerns that the drop will
eat into future cash flow at Boeing and its European