Articles Tagged ‘Boeing’

Airbus hits monthly record, Boeing still in the lead; LAN takes first 787

Airbus hits monthly record, Boeing still in the lead; LAN takes first 787

October turned out to be the most productive month this year in terms of deliveries, especially for Airbus, but the European manufacturer still has a fair bit of work to do to catch up with its US competitor. But how many 787s were delivered last month? And which air framer delivered to a wider customer […]

Boeing further extends gap over Airbus; Thai Airways takes its first A380; Air India and United join the 787 club

Boeing further extends gap over Airbus; Thai Airways takes its first A380; Air India and United join the 787 club

For the second consecutive month, Boeing delivered more aircraft than its European counterpart, as the gap widens to 31 units. But which carrier took the delivery of the 100th A320 manufactured in China? How many airlines now operate A380s, now that Thai Airways joined the club? And how many 787s does it take to deliver […]

Boeing widens the gap over Airbus; Ethiopian Airlines and LAN welcome the 787

Boeing widens the gap over Airbus; Ethiopian Airlines and LAN welcome the 787

A total of 86 aircraft were delivered by Airbus and Boeing in August, and the American manufacturer now leads the delivery race by a safe margin of 16 units. But which two airlines are new 787-8 operators? Which three Chinese carriers received more than one single-aisle aircraft from Boeing? And which air framer delivered to […]


Airbus narrows distance to Boeing in July; Malaysia Airlines receives second A380

Airbus narrows distance to Boeing in July; Malaysia Airlines receives second A380

The gap between Airbus and Boeing remains to the advantage of the American air framer in July. But by how many single-aisle aircraft does Airbus lead over Boeing? How many more 777s does Boeing need to deliver to fulfil Emirates’ order? And which important Briton toured Malaysia Airlines’ second A380 during Farnborough Air Show?

Boeing maintains lead over Airbus; 3 new Asian LCCs receive A320s

Boeing maintains lead over Airbus; 3 new Asian LCCs receive A320s

The gap between Airbus and Boeing remains to the advantage of the American air framer in June. But which start-up airline launched last week with an all-A320 fleet delivered in June? How many 787s did ANA receive last month? And by how many single-aisle frames does Airbus lead over Boeing?

Boeing widens delivery gap over Airbus; Malaysia Airlines 8th A380 operator

Boeing widens delivery gap over Airbus; Malaysia Airlines 8th A380 operator

The gap between Airbus and Boeing further widened in May to the advantage of the American air framer. But which airline named their aircraft after Louis Gallois, the previous CEO of Airbus? By how much did Boeing increase its widebody deliveries compared with last year? And how many APAC carriers now fly A380s?


Boeing remains in the lead of the delivery race; Lufthansa takes its first 747-8I

Boeing remains in the lead of the delivery race; Lufthansa takes its first 747-8I

Airbus might have delivered more aircraft than Boeing in April, but it was not sufficient in order to recover the leading position. But which manufacturer delivered to a wider unique customer base? Which Asian low cost airline became the latest user of A320s? And which airline took the delivery of a rejuvenated “Queen of the […]

Exclusive interview with easyJet CEO Carolyn McCall; key opportunities in Switzerland, France and Italy

Exclusive interview with easyJet CEO Carolyn McCall; key opportunities in Switzerland, France and Italy

At the Lisbon base launch, the anna.aero fan and easyJet CEO Carolyn McCall set aside time to speak exclusively to anna.aero about the new base and the airline’s overall network plans.

Boeing leads delivery race over Airbus; Faroe Islands’ Atlantic Airways receives first narrowbody

Boeing leads delivery race over Airbus; Faroe Islands’ Atlantic Airways receives first narrowbody

The dynamics between rivals Airbus and Boeing are proving quite different in 2012. Boeing is now leading the delivery race over Airbus, largely thanks to the success of its widebody aircraft. But which landmark event, courtesy of Airbus, took place in the North Atlantic’s Faroe Islands?


Airbus and Boeing level out for the year in a record-breaking February

Airbus and Boeing level out for the year in a record-breaking February

Both Airbus and Boeing had the most productive February since anna.aero started monitoring deliveries four years ago. But who is the leader in the delivery race after this year’s first two months? Which manufacturer delivered marginally more aircraft last month? And which airline is the nearest to seeing its A380 order fulfilled?

Record January for Airbus and Boeing deliveries; Hong Kong Airlines takes first all-business A330

Record January for Airbus and Boeing deliveries; Hong Kong Airlines takes first all-business A330

January 2012 goes down in history as the busiest beginning to a year since anna.aero started monitoring aircraft deliveries in 2008. But which aircraft manufacturer leads and by how many units? Which European budget airlines have grown their fleets? Which airline treated itself to an all-business A330? And which aircraft became a legend?

A year of hallmarks for Boeing, but Airbus still wins the delivery race; both celebrate '7000' milestones

A year of hallmarks for Boeing, but Airbus still wins the delivery race; both celebrate ‘7000’ milestones

Airbus has out-delivered Boeing every year since 2003 and the trend continued in 2011. But what’s the new monthly best for A380 production? Which airline received the 7000th 737 ever built? And why could Airbus have taken most of December off?