Articles Tagged ‘Boeing’

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?

Boeing delivers its first 787; Airbus and Boeing stay neck and neck in September

Boeing delivers its first 787; Airbus and Boeing stay neck and neck in September

September has been a very special month for Boeing with All Nippon Airways receiving the first Dreamliner. But who, after five months’ absence, again took the monthly delivery lead? And which carriers received aircraft from both Airbus and Boeing?


Boeing speeds up deliveries to 48 in August; Airbus still has annual lead

Boeing speeds up deliveries to 48 in August; Airbus still has annual lead

Boeing set a new record; in August, it delivered 10 more narrowbody aircraft than Airbus. But which region took the most Airbus aircraft? Which carrier just received its 21st A320? And which airline received the most aircraft from both manufacturers?

Airbus delivers 50 aircraft in May including first A380 to Korean Air; Boeing to raise production of 737s

Airbus delivers 50 aircraft in May including first A380 to Korean Air; Boeing to raise production of 737s

Some major milestones for Airbus last month as Korean Air became the sixth airline to receive an A380 and easyJet took its 200th Airbus. Boeing has decided to ramp up production of its 737s, but which LCCs (no, it’s not Ryanair) took delivery of most 737s in May?

Boeing delivered more narrowbody aircraft than Airbus in March; Wizz Air again growing fleet

Boeing delivered more narrowbody aircraft than Airbus in March; Wizz Air again growing fleet

Because of its larger delivery of widebodies, Airbus won the March delivery race over Boeing, but how big is the European manufacturer’s lead for the year to date? Which airlines received aircraft from both manufacturers? And which airline received its first jet aircraft?


Airbus stays in delivery race lead; Ryanair takes 300th 737-800; Virgin Atlantic receives first A330

Airbus stays in delivery race lead; Ryanair takes 300th 737-800; Virgin Atlantic receives first A330

Airbus continues to deliver more aircraft than its US competitor, but which Latin American airline took the most of its aircraft in February? Which two A340 customers took their first A330s as fuel prices again reached high levels? And which airline took both a 737 and an A320?

Airbus vs Boeing race 2011 is on; 2009-2010 airline top lists revealed; Chinese airlines beat Gulf carriers

Airbus vs Boeing race 2011 is on; 2009-2010 airline top lists revealed; Chinese airlines beat Gulf carriers

The new year’s first month has seen the delivery of 59 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, but which manufacturer started off the year in the lead? And which airlines took the most aircraft during the last two years? We expect you to find the results rather surprising as a nation’s aviation industry emerges as a key […]

Indonesia’s #1 domestic airline Lion Air positions for $1bn IPO; adds 26 Boeings in two years, 139 more to come

Indonesia’s #1 domestic airline Lion Air positions for $1bn IPO; adds 26 Boeings in two years, 139 more to come

Only five airlines received more new Boeing aircraft in the last two years than Lion Air, but where is it operating them? What other aircraft types does it operate and where does it fly to outside of Indonesia? On which route does it operate 15 flights each day?