Boeing News

flydubai receives first Boeing 737 MAX 8

flydubai receives first Boeing 737 MAX 8

1 August 2017 Airline News

Boeing and flydubai have celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 737 MAX 8, making the Middle East carrier the first in the region to operate the manufacturer’s newest single-aisle airplane. The delivery is the first of 75 737 MAX airplanes the airline will be adding to their all-Boeing fleet of Next-Generation 737s.

Boeing raises guidance following strong second quarter

Boeing raises guidance following strong second quarter

27 July 2017 Airline News

The Boeing Company has reported strong earnings and operating cash flow in the second quarter of 2017, driven by improved operating performance. Second-quarter GAAP earnings per share increased to $2.89 and core earnings per share (non-GAAP) increased to $2.55. Revenue was $22.7 billion, reflecting planned production rates and timing of commercial and defence aircraft deliveries.

Boeing 40-year veteran Fancher step down

Boeing 40-year veteran Fancher step down

28 June 2017 Airline News

Scott Fancher, senior vice president of program management, integration and development programs, Boeing, has announced his intention to retire in September 2017. The move brings to a close 40-years at Boeing and a career that spans executive leadership roles across the company’s signature commercial, defence and space programs.