Airbus retains some European resolve as Boeing pushes up its aircraft delivery prediction for the next 20 years

Airbus and Boeing both agree that the world’s passenger fleet will more than double to over 48,000 aircraft in 20 years with traffic growing at…..

In the land where the Paris Agreement was rejected the commercial opening of Seattle’s Paine Field airport is delayed by an environmental assessment

The start of commercial air service out of (Everett) Paine Field airport between Mukeltio and Everett in Snohomish County, close to Seattle, Washington State, may…..

The Boeing 777 becomes the new king as the sun sets on the ‘Queen of the Skies’ era as the most popular widebody aircraft

Towards the end of the first quarter of this year the Boeing 747 finally lost its crown as the world’s most successful widebody aircraft by…..

Fitch: US-China trade riff shouldn’t affect transport segments, but US passenger growth could moderate in 2018

Ratings agency Fitch has concluded recent trade friction between the US and China should not affect growth in major transportation segments for the foreseeable future……

Boeing celebrates 10,000 737s

Boeing recently celebrated the 10,000th 737 to come off the production line. In honour of this achievement, let’s take a closer look at this impressive result……

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – IAG, Finnair, Airbus and more

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Singapore Airlines to introduce new regional business class product in May

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has selected Singapore-Osaka as the first regular route for its new medium haul business class product and new fleet of 787-10s with…..

The annual Airbus-Boeing order book competition: everyone’s a winner

With a tidy 430 A320 sales to LCC industry maestro Bill Franke, for the Indigo Partners suite of LCCs around the world, Airbus managed to…..

ANALYSIS: Where are all the Boeing 787 Dreamliners flying?

When US manufacturer Boeing first introduced the Boeing 787 Dreamliner it was marketed as a hub-buster, an aircraft that would enable airlines to fly non-stop…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Malaysia Airlines CEO…..

The value of aircraft orders – it is all a tale of smoke and mirrors

A rumoured Emirates Airline follow-up Airbus A380 order failed to materialise at the Dubai Air Show and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) carrier selected the…..