Articles tagged “dreamliner”

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Boeing Secures FAA Clearance to Resume 787 Dreamliner Deliveries

After the slump caused by the grounding of its 737 Max airliner, Boeing had also been hitting many roadblocks with the delivery of its Dreamliner and then came the pandemic that crippled air travel. The resumption in the delivery of Dreamliners would help the plane maker generate much-needed cash.

Boeing Secures FAA Clearance to Resume 787 Dreamliner Deliveries

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Norwegian Air Scales Back Long-Haul Routes Citing Engine Problems

Norwegian Air still appears to be in scale-back mode. The idea remains that reining in ambitions will allow the carrier to find a sustainable future.

Norwegian Air Scales Back Long-Haul Routes Citing Engine Problems

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Etihad Responds to Flight Shaming Movement With ‘Greenliner’

A pared back Airbus order from Emirates and a focus on sustainability from Etihad hints at a new, subdued era of Middle Eastern aviation at this week's Dubai Airshow.

Etihad Responds to Flight Shaming Movement With ‘Greenliner’

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Boeing Warns That Trade War Raises New Risk for 787 Dreamliner

With the Max still grounded, the Dreamliner is a critical source of cash for Boeing. But the trade war is a nightmare, thwarting production and deliveries to Chinese carriers that like the plane.

Boeing Warns That Trade War Raises New Risk for 787 Dreamliner

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Qantas to Test How the Human Body Withstands the World’s Longest Flight

Ultra-long-haul flights of nearly 20 hours are considered "aviation's final frontier." How the human body will feel after a flight from Sydney to London, however, is another question entirely.

Qantas to Test How the Human Body Withstands the World’s Longest Flight

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Boeing Dreamliner Manufacturing Plant Cited for Aircraft Safety Lapses

At a time when Boeing faces intense criticism about its handling of its 737 Max aircraft, problems with Dreamliner manufacturing in South Carolina is most unwelcome news. The company must get to the heart of the production problems there immediately, and fix them.

Boeing Dreamliner Manufacturing Plant Cited for Aircraft Safety Lapses

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Rolls-Royce Discovers New Problem With Some Dreamliner Engines

We've been here before with Rolls-Royce and Dreamliner engines. Airlines will no doubt be hoping that the problem can be dealt with quickly.

Rolls-Royce Discovers New Problem With Some Dreamliner Engines

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WestJet Has a Lot Riding on the Launch of Its New Low-Cost Airline

Starting up a new low-cost airline in a pretty crowded market presents a major challenge for WestJet's new CEO. Add on an expansion of its long-haul program, and you can see why aviation analysts are a little worried.

WestJet Has a Lot Riding on the Launch of Its New Low-Cost Airline

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Virgin Atlantic Struggles with Boeing 787 Engine Trouble

Virgin Atlantic can't operate planes with unreliable engines, so it has little choice. But for passengers who have to fly a former Air Berlin Airbus A330, instead of a snazzy Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787, this is a major downgrade.

Virgin Atlantic Struggles with Boeing 787 Engine Trouble

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Dreamliner Deliveries Power Boeing’s Strong 2017 Earnings

Boeing has faced a long road back to being an investor darling. The 787 Dreamliner is now powering the company's growth rather than dragging it down.

Dreamliner Deliveries Power Boeing’s Strong 2017 Earnings