Articles tagged “boeing 797”

Delta Makes Conciliatory Gesture Toward Boeing After Trade Dispute

Delta Makes Conciliatory Gesture Toward Boeing After Trade Dispute

Michael Sasso, Bloomberg

Yes, Delta Air Lines got caught in a nasty trade dispute recently with Boeing. But it can't stay mad forever. Boeing is likely going to develop a new medium-haul jet, and it's no surprise Delta wants to be a part of the sales process. It needs to replace a lot of 767s and 757s.

11 months ago

Airlines Want Bigger Planes for Short-Haul Routes

Airlines Want Bigger Planes for Short-Haul Routes

David Fickling, Bloomberg

In recent years, Airbus and Boeing have introduced completely new airplanes for long-haul routes. Now, it's time for them to do the same for short-haul and regional flying. Boeing may move first, with its proposed 797. It will be interesting to see how this plays out.

12 months ago