Turkish Airlines said it has won the ‘Best Airline in Europe’ honour for the third year running, at the 2013 Skytrax World Airline Awards, held on the sidelines of the Paris Air Show.
The airline was also presented wit
Last-minute orders swept Airbus to victory over Boeing at a Paris Airshow marked by stormy weather and hot debate over the next generation of big jets.
European planemaker Airbus clinched deals for 90 more planes on Thursday, taki
European planemaker Airbus clinched deals for another 90 planes on Thursday, taking the tally of firm orders purchase orders to 241 planes worth $39.3 billion, the airplane maker told a news conference at the show.
Its total orders and
GE Aviation, an operating unit of General Electric Company, said it has won engine orders worth more than $430 million from two of the major Gulf carriers - Qatar Airways and Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways.
Qatar Airways has ordered six GE90
European planemaker Airbus won an order from Saudi Arabian Airlines for four additional A330-300 wide-body aircraft, taking the carrier's total order for the plane to 12.
The order, announced at the Paris Air Show on Monday, is worth $
Qatar Airways and Boeing today announced an order for six Boeing 777-300ERs (Extended Range) airplanes at the international 2011 Paris Air Show. The order is valued at $ 1.7 billion at list prices.
As one of the fastest growing airl
Boeing Co's 747-8 Intercontinental, the new elongated passenger version of its legendary jumbo jet, made its international debut on Sunday, under cloudy skies after a half-hour delay due to wind.
The new model has 467 seats, 51 more more t