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Akasa Air orders 72 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft for nearly $9 bn

Akasa Air orders 72 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft for nearly $9 bn

🕔07:23, 17.Nov 2021

Dubai, Nov 17 (IANS) Stock market maverick Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed SNV Aviation, whose upcoming airline venture — Akasa Air — on Tuesday placed an order for 72 Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft at the Dubai aeroshow which is being held here. The airline,

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ATSG contracts with Boeing for converted freighter order

ATSG contracts with Boeing for converted freighter order

🕔06:48, 4.Nov 2021

San Francisco, Nov 4 (IANS) Boeing has announced that Air Transport Services Group, Inc., the world’s largest lessor of 767-300 converted freighters, has contracted with the company for the conversion of four aircraft to 767-300 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF). The 767-300BCF

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India Sourced: Boeing maintains ‘billion-dollar’ sourcing from India

India Sourced: Boeing maintains ‘billion-dollar’ sourcing from India

🕔17:05, 11.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 11  Global aerospace giant Boeing has maintained the momentum of sourcing from India by going in for deep localisation as well as growing supplier base which caters to its international supply chains. Accordingly, despite challenges posed by

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India grants permission for restart of 737 Max ops

India grants permission for restart of 737 Max ops

🕔07:42, 27.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 27  India on Thursday granted safety permission for restart of Boeing 737 Max operations in the country. Aviation regulator DGCA had suspended the aircraft’s operations in March 2019 after two fatal crashes. “This rescission enables operation of

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Boeing supports India’s focus on becoming global aerospace leader

Boeing supports India’s focus on becoming global aerospace leader

🕔20:12, 13.Aug 2021

Boeing is proud to be Indias trusted aerospace partner for the 75 years of Independence which will be commemorated on Sunday, and in fact longer. We are committed to India’s ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ vision in aerospace and defence and are helping

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United Airlines orders 200 more Boeing 737 MAX jets

United Airlines orders 200 more Boeing 737 MAX jets

🕔12:18, 30.Jun 2021

Washington, June 30  American aerospace giant Boeing and United Airlines have announced that the carrier, the third largest in the world, will expand its 737 fleet by purchasing an additional 200 jets. The joint announcement on Tuesday said that the

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Boeing establishes 100-bed hospital in Bengaluru

Boeing establishes 100-bed hospital in Bengaluru

🕔07:55, 20.Jun 2021

Bengaluru, June 20  Aerospace major Boeing India along with Doctors for You (DFY) and SELCO Foundation has established a 100-bed hospital here within just 20 days of its commencement, which was inaugurated by Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Saturday.

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Boeing completes successful first flight of 737-10

Boeing completes successful first flight of 737-10

🕔13:13, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  Global aerospace major Boeing has completed successful first flight of — 737-10 — the largest airplane in the 737MAX family. Accordingly, the airplane took off from Renton Field in Renton, Washington, at Boeing Field in Seattle.

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Covid Care: Boeing plans to set up field hospitals in India

Covid Care: Boeing plans to set up field hospitals in India

🕔14:45, 15.May 2021

New Delhi, May 15  Aerospace major Boeing has tied-up with state governments along with NGOs to set up field hospitals in India to treat Covid patients. Accordingly, the aerospace major has been in talks with five state governments to provide

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Boeing announces $10 mn emergency assistance package for India

Boeing announces $10 mn emergency assistance package for India

🕔06:52, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 01  Aerospace giant Boeing on Friday announced a $10 million emergency assistance package for India to support the country’s response to the current surge in Covid-19 cases. According to the company, the assistance will be directed to

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DGCA denies foreign carrier permission to operate B737Max in India

DGCA denies foreign carrier permission to operate B737Max in India

🕔06:45, 9.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 9  India’s civil aviation regulator has denied permission to a foreign air carrier to operate or overfly Boeing 737Max in the country. According to the chief of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), no foreign air

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Boeing ties up with Air Works for maintenance of key defence platforms

Boeing ties up with Air Works for maintenance of key defence platforms

🕔07:41, 5.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 5  Aerospace major Boeing has entered into a strategic agreement with Air Works for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of two key defence platforms in India. The agreement covers the MRO aspects for the P-8I operated by

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US Justice Department fines Boeing $2.5bn for coverup over 737 Max crashes

US Justice Department fines Boeing $2.5bn for coverup over 737 Max crashes

🕔07:21, 8.Jan 2021

Washington, Jan 8  The US Justice Department announced on Thursday that Boeing has agreed to pay more than $2.5 billion to resolve a criminal charge related to a conspiracy to defraud regulators over the 737 MAX crashes. “The tragic crashes

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Boeing woos Indian Navy with ‘F/A-18’ Super Hornet’s ski-jump launch

Boeing woos Indian Navy with ‘F/A-18’ Super Hornet’s ski-jump launch

🕔07:25, 22.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 22  Aerospace major Boeing has tried again to woo the Indian Navy with its carrer-borne fighter — F/A-18 Super Hornet — by performing a “ski jump” ramp, demonstrating the aircraft’s suitability for Indias aircraft carriers. The demonstrations,

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SpiceJet shares surge 13% as US regulator clears Boeing 737 Max

SpiceJet shares surge 13% as US regulator clears Boeing 737 Max

🕔16:56, 19.Nov 2020

Mumbai, Nov 19  Shares of budget airline SpiceJet rose over 13 per cent on Thursday after the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the US cleared Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft to resume flying, nearly two years after it was banned post

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Boeing lays off nearly 7,000 employees in US

Boeing lays off nearly 7,000 employees in US

🕔09:21, 28.May 2020

New Delhi, May 28  Boeing has announced it is laying off nearly 7,000 employees in its US operations as it starts involuntary layoffs. In a letter to the employees, Boeing President and CEO Dave Calhoun wrote: “Following the reduction-in-force announcement

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Boeing forecasts demand for 2,380 new aircraft in India by 2038

Boeing forecasts demand for 2,380 new aircraft in India by 2038

🕔13:10, 6.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 6  Global aerospace major Boeing expects a demand for 2,380 new aircraft in India, valued at $330 billion, over the next 20 years. According to the Boeing’s annual India Commercial Market Outlook (CMO) 2019, factors such as

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Employees say Boeing plant plagued by shoddy production: Report

Employees say Boeing plant plagued by shoddy production: Report

🕔21:06, 22.Apr 2019

Washington, April 21 (IANS) Former and current employees at a Boeing plant in South Carolina that produces the company’s 787 Dreamliner jet have claimed that the factory has been plagued by shoddy production and weak oversight that have threatened to compromise

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Boeing to cut 737 Max production after crashes

Boeing to cut 737 Max production after crashes

🕔18:58, 6.Apr 2019

Washington, April 6  Boeing has announced that it was temporarily cutting production of its best-selling 737 Max airliner as the company works to return the plane to flight following the aircraft’s fall-out from crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia in the

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Boeing forecasts demand for 2,300 new aircraft in India over next 20 years

Boeing forecasts demand for 2,300 new aircraft in India over next 20 years

🕔20:01, 19.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 19  Global aerospace major Boeing expects a demand for 2,300 new aircraft in India, valued at $320 billion, over the next 20 years. According to the company’s 2018 Commercial Market Outlook (CMO) for India, factors such as

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