Qatar Airways has reached an agreement with Boeing to purchase 30 787-9 Dreamliners and 10 777-300ERs valued at $11.7 billion at list prices in line with its fleet expansion strategy.
The airline also signed a Letter of Intent for
Boeing Co is close to clinching a large sale of widebody jetliners to Qatar Airways, a deal that moved closer with the recent US approval of Boeing fighter jet sales to the Gulf nation, according to two people familiar with the situation.
The US on Wednesday began notifying lawmakers that it has approved $7 billion in long-stalled sales of Boeing Co fighter jets to Kuwait and Qatar, and more than $1 billion in Lockheed Martin Corp jets to Bahrain, sources familiar with the decisi
Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) will acquire 63 aircraft as part of a fleet modernisation programme, a top executive was quoted as saying by state news agency SPA.
The airline will acquire 15 Boeing B777-300ER, 13 Boeing
The United States has started issuing licences unblocking the sale of Western passenger jets to Iran, aviation sources said.
The US Treasury has issued licences allowing the export of some European Airbus jets to Iran and is expec
Boeing and its partner Saab AB will use their two production T-X aircraft, revealed recently, to show the US Air Force the performance, affordability, and maintainability advantages of their approach.
Boeing T-X is an all-new airc
Iran has been told that the United States will issue export licences within weeks to facilitate the purchase of Boeing and Airbus jets and European ATR turboprop planes, a senior Iranian official said on Sunday.
Approval had been
Chinese airlines are likely to purchase 6,810 planes worth $1.025 trillion in the next 20 years as they expand fleets to cater to robust growth in domestic and overseas tourism, Boeing forecast on Tuesday.
The latest estimate of 6
Boeing Co is not experiencing any slippage in demand for jetliners in China, despite the country's sluggish pace of economic growth, a senior Boeing executive said on Wednesday.
"We're not seeing any softness yet,&quo
Kuwait-based Aviation Lease and Finance Company (Alafco) has acquired nine aircraft from GE Capital Aviation Services (Gecas), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, said a report.
The portfolio includes Airbus a