Articles Tagged ‘Boeing’

Air Austral takes delivery of first 787-8 as Boeing extends lead in the 2016 delivery race

Air Austral takes delivery of first 787-8 as Boeing extends lead in the 2016 delivery race

After delivering 71 aircraft in May, Boeing has strengthened its lead over Airbus in the 2016 delivery race to 67 units, with the European counterpart distributing 57 aircraft in the fifth month of this year. The month was a celebration for Air Austral which welcomed its first 787-8, while Indian LCC GoAir welcomed the first […]

Ryanair welcomes over 30 new aircraft in first four months of 2016; Airbus and Boeing deliver 106 units in April

Ryanair welcomes over 30 new aircraft in first four months of 2016; Airbus and Boeing deliver 106 units in April

The Irish carrier last month heralded the arrival of its 400th 737 from the North American manufacturer. After delivering 54 aircraft in March, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 53 units for the first four months of the 2016 delivery race.

Airbus hands over more single-aisle units than Boeing in March; US manufacturer delivers 150% more wide-bodies

Airbus hands over more single-aisle units than Boeing in March; US manufacturer delivers 150% more wide-bodies

After delivering 71 aircraft in March, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 51 units for the first three months of 2016. The month was also a celebration for IndiGo, with the Indian LCC welcoming its first A320neo. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 128 units in March.


Airbus delivers Turkish Airlines its #300 aircraft while Boeing gains further advantage in the 2016 delivery race

Airbus delivers Turkish Airlines its #300 aircraft while Boeing gains further advantage in the 2016 delivery race

After delivering 56 aircraft in February, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 37 units for the first two months of 2016. The month was also a celebration for Turkish Airlines which welcomed its #300 aircraft. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 102 units in the second month of the […]

SWISS welcomes its first 777 as Boeing kick-starts 2016 with double the deliveries of Airbus

SWISS welcomes its first 777 as Boeing kick-starts 2016 with double the deliveries of Airbus

After delivering 49 units in the month of January, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 27 units. The month was also a celebration for SWISS, which became the latest carrier to operate the 777-300ER. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 71 aircraft in the first month of the […]

Airbus thumps Boeing in final delivery month of 2015; TAM Airlines becomes first A350 operator from the Americas

Airbus thumps Boeing in final delivery month of 2015; TAM Airlines becomes first A350 operator from the Americas

After delivering 79 units in the month of December, Airbus has closed the gap to Boeing by 26 units. The month was also a celebration for TAM Airlines, which became the fourth global operator of the A350. December has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver three A350s to Finnair and Vietnam Airlines, however Boeing handed out […]


Boeing passes 700 unit deliveries for 2015 as it extends its lead further over Airbus

Boeing passes 700 unit deliveries for 2015 as it extends its lead further over Airbus

After delivering 71 units in November, the North American manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by 10 units. The month was also a celebration for Copa Airlines as it welcomed its 100th Boeing aircraft. November has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver none of its new A350 model, while Boeing hands out 14 787s. […]

Finnair becomes Europe’s first A350 operator while Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

Finnair becomes Europe’s first A350 operator while Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

After delivering 58 units in the month of October, the North American manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by nine units. October has witnessed the European manufacturer deliver the A350 to its third customer, and also deliver more of the type than the A380. The two manufacturers delivered a combined total of 107 aircraft […]

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Cathay Pacific Airways receives its 70th 777 as Boeing edges further ahead of Airbus in the 2015 delivery race

Cathay Pacific Airways receives its 70th 777 as Boeing edges further ahead of Airbus in the 2015 delivery race

After delivering 77 units in the month of September, the North American manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by 28 units. September has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver more A320 units than A321s, a reverse from August. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 126 aircraft in September.

Korean Air welcomes its first 747-8 as Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

Korean Air welcomes its first 747-8 as Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

After delivering 64 units in August, the US manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by 20 units. August has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver more A321 units than A320s. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 108 aircraft in August.

Boeing extends lead in the 2015 delivery race however Airbus catches up in single-aisle units

Boeing extends lead in the 2015 delivery race however Airbus catches up in single-aisle units

While Transaero Airlines received its first A321 from Airbus in July, the European manufacturer will have to up its game if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 82 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing delivered 107 aircraft in July, equal to that delivered in the same month […]