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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 43117

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Now 48 planes to go. How many 777-300 ERs are 'loaded' to the production line now? The 777y does not allow for delay. Flyglobal There are also 53+ 777F in the backlog + the production rate has slowed down significantly as the 1st 777X frames are now also in production. And if this is not enough in ...

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by Momo1435
Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 43117

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Wouldn’t Japan AF1 be considered as military deal between Japan and Boeing ? I think one of those BBJs are Saudi government HZ-MF9 If they are 77W they will still be listed as an order by Boeing Commercial and just only as a Boeing Defense deal. Just like all the USAF KC-46 tanker orders are listed...

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by Momo1435
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 43117

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Are these two VIPs the ones in Japan that are on BSL, or are they new from the factory that will still be made? Is it 200 or 300 version? The list is for B77W, I'm not sure who is/are behind the BBJ order. Could be JADSF as you've mentioned. Was Japan AF1 officially delivered recently? Wouldn’t Jap...

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by Momo1435
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 43117

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Their new orders are listed under "ANA Holdings Inc. (Japan)" open ANA Holdings Inc. orders through June 2018: 6x 77W 2x 777F 19x 777X I don't know why 1 777X is still listed under All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. (Japan). http://active.boeing.com/commercial/orders/displaystandardreport.cfm?cb...

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by Momo1435
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018
Replies: 750
Views: 190965

Re: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018

1st deliveries usually take a bit longer.

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by Momo1435
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 In Service Thread 2018
Replies: 67
Views: 9288

Re: 787 In Service Thread 2018

So RR can't supply BA with 2 new engines five months later! There are also 2 new 789's on the ground for two months, (G-ZBKK & G-ZBKN) There's also a LA 788 on the ground since late last year. It's probably cheaper to ground one or a couple for a longer period and keep other frames flying. The ...

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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018
Replies: 750
Views: 190965

Re: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018

Did they ever make the 788 center box and gear bay (larger) to floor compatible with the 789? I had heard this was significantly different, at least in the past. I still think upgrades to 789 are far more likely than carriers down-gauging to 788...If the 788 is now similar to the 789 production wis...

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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018
Replies: 750
Views: 190965

Re: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018

Over 400 dash 8's will soon be delivered... Maybe? I think B averages production at about one 788 a month...and I'm sure it is the oddball compared to the 789 and 10. It may be even more expensive to make at that rate than a 789. I imagine B would be pushing carriers with 788 orders (maybe 80 or 90...

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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 07, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders
Replies: 362
Views: 88133

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders

We will see later this year how much will actually be firmed up. But it would be good if Airbus would be a bit more accurate when it comes to announcements for new orders and show totals. Let's wait and see what Boeing has made of their monthly totals, that should come next week but I'm hoping they...

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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders
Replies: 362
Views: 88133

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders

I can see that a couple of the firm orders announced were already booked earlier this year = Maquarie & Goshawk, but those 2 only totaled 40..... 93 - 40 = 8 ??? The order for 10x A359s for Sichuan Airlines were previously in Undisclosed and are now under Sichuan Airlines. So those have been ac...

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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders
Replies: 362
Views: 88133

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders

If I remember correctly, I'm not sure, but wasn't there a large airshow last month??? Seriously, Airbus did announce more firm orders at the show than this single one. I guess it was just all show at the show. There is a difference between firm orders and the MOIs, LOIs and options everybody gets s...

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by Momo1435
Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders
Replies: 362
Views: 88133

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2018 Orders

If I remember correctly, I'm not sure, but wasn't there a large airshow last month???


Seriously, Airbus did announce more firm orders at the show than this single one. I guess it was just all show at the show.

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by Momo1435
Sat Aug 04, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 139
Views: 18369

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

They just ordered 75 more planes, wounder if Boeing will let them go and potentially Airbus comes in to give a bridge loan, or Boeing ups the ante and provides partial funding? My guess is Boeing will be involved to save the $10B order. They have 225 MAX on order. I can’t imagine Boeing not trying ...

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by Momo1435
Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2 years to go: Japanese carriers are making moves for Tokyo Olympic Games
Replies: 3
Views: 1650

Re: 2 years to go: Japanese carriers are making moves for Tokyo Olympic Games

All the LCC activity is a for a large part a reaction to the significant increase of inbound tourism in Japan. That has a much bigger lasting impact on the airlines then the Olympics.

ANA will use the A380 on their Hawaii flights, targeting Japanese tourist. That won't change for thw games.

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by Momo1435
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.
Replies: 288
Views: 19871

Re: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.

Talking about the SEC and program accounting Back in 2016 there was some news that the SEC were investigating the practice of using program accounting on the 747 and 787 programs. I tried to find some more recent about this, but it's all from 2017 when this news came out. Does anyone has any more in...

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by Momo1435
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 230
Views: 20887

Re: HiFly takes delivery of first A380

The 1st flight to JFK departing later today DI7015 is already delayed by 4 hours due to "airport regulation issues". There actual reason looks to be capacity issues at JFK T1 during peak hours. The return flight is therefore also delayed. sources: https://twitter.com/ShaquilleAKhan/status/...

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by Momo1435
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 230
Views: 20887

Re: HiFly takes delivery of first A380

That's very interesting. London - New York seems like an insatiable market. Will Norwegian be marketing these flights as A380 flights? We already know the A380 as an aircraft type itself can attract customers. Or are they putting it on the route due to already higher demand than they can take care ...

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by Momo1435
Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 230
Views: 20887

Re: HiFly takes delivery of first A380

So Norwegian is the established European carrier that will use it on transatlantic flights.

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by Momo1435
Thu Aug 02, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.
Replies: 288
Views: 19871

Re: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.

bigjku wrote:
Retained earnings is cumulative net income LESS cumulative dividends. Seeing as Boeing has paid $20.4 billion in dividends in just the past 10 years your statement misses the mark. Widely. Here is what you said.

I was wondering if the share buy-backs are also counted in the retained earnings?

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by Momo1435
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.
Replies: 288
Views: 19871

Re: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.

armchairceonr1 wrote:
Reading this topic make you think that quite many is paying attention to what mjoelnir is saying. ;)

People just want to react, not too many people are actually paying any real attention to what he is trying to say.

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by Momo1435
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.
Replies: 288
Views: 19871

Re: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.

Why does every Boeing fan gets riled up when one talks about facts around Boeing´s way of accounting? You should ask yourself why nobody is listening. Does this have to do with the message or maybe something to do with the messenger? You can have the best idea in the world, but if you are not able ...

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by Momo1435
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.
Replies: 288
Views: 19871

Re: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.

Why does every Boeing fan gets riled up when one talks about facts around Boeing´s way of accounting? You should ask yourself why nobody is listening. Does this have to do with the message or maybe something to do with the messenger? You can have the best idea in the world, but if you are not able ...

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by Momo1435
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 230
Views: 20887

Re: HiFly takes delivery of first A380

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set ... 3338010462

And apart from the logo's it's exactly the same interior as a Singapore Airlines A380, so no surprises.
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gatibosgru wrote:
Are there any pix of the Y cabin?

Yes, HiFly posted a lot of pictures on their Facebook.
https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set ... 3338010462

And apart from the logo's it's exactly the same interior as a Singapore Airlines A380, so no surprises.

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by Momo1435
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 230
Views: 20887

Re: HiFly takes delivery of first A380

These 2 emergency leases are probably the reason why HiFly didn't go for the Asian customer. I could see it do a lot more of this kind of flights before it will go to Air Austral at the end of the month.

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by Momo1435
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.
Replies: 288
Views: 19871

Re: Reduction of 787 deferred production cost slows.

If the 787 after having produced 500 frames with a loss, would now not make a profit on single frames to start chipping at the mountain of accumulated losses, AKA deferred cost, it would be catastrophic. It would have only been catastrophic for Boeing if they could not have paid all the creditors b...

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by Momo1435
Tue Jul 31, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 230
Views: 20887

Re: HiFly takes delivery of first A380

The French article states that the reason for this lease is the RR engine issues on their 787s. The A380 should come to them late august, and stay for a couple of weeks until the 787 that will be out of rotation will join the fleet again. So if this turns out to be true it will be just a standard Hi...

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by Momo1435
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future CSeries Orders (Post Airbus-Bombardier deal)
Replies: 189
Views: 24027

Re: Future CSeries Orders (Post Airbus-Bombardier deal)

AirAsia showing renewed interest this last summer suddenly makes a lot more sense now.

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by Momo1435
Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to issue RFP for up to 150 Narrowbodies
Replies: 399
Views: 90203

Re: Delta to issue RFP for up to 150 Narrowbodies?

Delta could be the big winner after all these hectic months in narrow body land. Boeing will come with a very good offer, as they could use this order for good PR. So Airbus will have to follow if they want to win this order. So after a very good C Series deal they should be able to get a very good ...

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by Momo1435
Tue Oct 17, 2017 5:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1568
Views: 180107

Re: Breaking: Airbus and Bombardier Announce C Series Partnership

I think Boeing already knew this deal was in the works and decided to make Airbus a bit difficult to make sure the import tariffs were enforced before the Airbus Bombardier deal went ahead. Without it Airbus could have just used 1 assembly in Canada and the C Series got a lot of negative press in th...

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by Momo1435
Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Asia may swap entire a330neo order to a350
Replies: 148
Views: 28244

Re: Air Asia may swap entire a330neo order to a350

It could of course still be December 2018, that's not the point. It could be also be never if they convert the complete order to the A359, that's what mr Fernandez told the journalists.

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by Momo1435
Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Asia may swap entire a330neo order to a350
Replies: 148
Views: 28244

Re: Air Asia may swap entire a330neo order to a350

Tony Fernandez did not say the first A339 WILL be delivered in 2018. He said that the 1st one is due in December 2018, but that this date is already slipping because of the known delays.

This only means that if they don't change the order the 1st one will be delivered in early 2019.

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by Momo1435
Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Asia may swap entire a330neo order to a350
Replies: 148
Views: 28244

Re: Air Asia may swap entire a330neo order to a350

Airbus sold about 1500 CEOs so I find it amusing that the NEOs should have an uncertain future... The market also sees that only a few airlines in the top of the list of largest A330 ceo operators have ordered the neo, while most have either A350 or 787 in operation or on order. Of course people he...

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by Momo1435
Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)
Replies: 23
Views: 3464

Re: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)

All Boeing aircraft except for the RR powered 787s of course.

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 43
Replies: 2336
Views: 366005

Re: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 43

I doubt that anyone in the know is allowed to answer, especially with deliveries to private customers like this one. I would also not pay too much attention to these indicative last of the month delivery dates, it's just an indication that it could be delivered that month. But if it's the next month...

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silk Way to add additional 747-8 freighters
Replies: 8
Views: 4198

Re: Silk Way to add additional 747-8 freighters

Great news for Boeing, now if EK can make good on the order for 100 747-8I's rumored last year, it would be a nice end to 2017. Time goes fast, that deal was rumored in early 2015 as a pitch by GE Aviation together with Boeing straight to the Chairman of the airline sidelining Tim Clark. So basical...

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

Last week no new orders for Boeing.

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways confirms 737MAX-10 order
Replies: 7
Views: 2616

Re: Jet Airways confirms 737MAX-10 order

Every single rumor / talk of a large MAX order is now linked to that MOU.

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing provided Monarch with $130 million bailout
Replies: 66
Views: 11577

Re: Boeing provided Monarch with $130 million bailout

Other European Boeing customers must be mad that their business partner has been giving their aircraft money to their competition and distorting the competition. Airlines are rational enough to not make an issue out of this. The way Boeing starts an "issue" here this may change. ( I'd vie...

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing provided Monarch with $130 million bailout
Replies: 66
Views: 11577

Re: Boeing provided Monarch with $130 million bailout

Strato2 wrote:
Other European Boeing customers must be mad that their business partner has been giving their aircraft money to their competition and distorting the competition.

Airlines are rational enough to not make an issue out of this.

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

Dear Boeing, please don't announce unidentified MOU's anymore just for the sake of the discussions in this thread.

We simply don't know who was behind that large announcement and when and in what numbers it will be firmed up.

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by Momo1435
Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

There 2 different stories around right now on the Jet Airways At the launch of the Chenai - Paris service the CEO said they are looking at buying between 75 and 100 narrowbody jets, either the MAX or the neo. The Bloomberg article on this deal claims that earlier this year they were told that they a...

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by Momo1435
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing provided Monarch with $130 million bailout
Replies: 66
Views: 11577

Re: Boeing provided Monarch with $130 million bailout

This was not a loan,,this was paid "off shore" to Greybull.... In that case one could start thinking about corruption. Havr a look https://www.ft.com/content/a2ee882c-adb9-11e7-beba-5521c713abf4 Linking to articles behind a paywall isn't really effective. at least state the title of such ...

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by Momo1435
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Dubai Air Show Nov 2017. What Major Announcements Do You Expect?
Replies: 126
Views: 18419

Re: The Dubai Air Show Nov 2017. What Major Announcements Do You Expect?

Emirates is looking for an A380 order to replace older A380s in mid 2020. http://gulfnews.com/business/aviation/emirates-willing-to-cooperate-with-rival-uae-airline-etihad-1.2104106 The whole tone of the article is that Emirates will not rush any orders, either with A or B, just for the Airshow. Th...

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by Momo1435
Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

http://newsroom.aviator.aero/aircalin-f ... -a330neos/

This must be the undisclosed order from last month.
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KarelXWB wrote:
Aircalin has firmed up its order for two A320neos and two A330-900 aircraft.

http://newsroom.aviator.aero/aircalin-f ... -a330neos/

This must be the undisclosed order from last month.

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by Momo1435
Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update about Dr. Peter's first A380 (ex 9V-SKA)
Replies: 22
Views: 10612

Re: Update about Dr. Peter's first A380 (ex 9V-SKA)

Without naming an actual customer for these conversions it just sounds like the result of yet another brainstorming session on what to do next with these frames.

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by Momo1435
Sun Oct 08, 2017 7:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Reports 3Q deliveries
Replies: 25
Views: 4606

Re: Boeing Reports 3Q deliveries

According from reports from 2015 the 767 production rate will grow from 1.5 per month to 2.5 per month right about now. The deliveries are not following the production as the tankers are not yet being delivered. With such a mature program, and only building 2 very specific standard versions of the 7...

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by Momo1435
Sat Oct 07, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can Nav-Canada impose additional fee specific to Boeing aircraft overflying Canadian aerospace?
Replies: 47
Views: 5047

Re: Can Nav-Canada impose additional fee specific to Boeing aircraft overflying Canadian aerospace?

Isn't it better to discuss the proposed US measures against Bomberdier in the original thread on that topic? So turning to the question asked in the thread title": Can Nav-Canada impose additional fee specific to Boeing aircraft overflying Canadian aerospace? If you want to hurt airlines from I...

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by Momo1435
Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

It's almost become standard to book orders unidentified just to announce them a couple of months later. Just look at the JAL order, they also didn't have a reason to book it as unidentified first. This argument can not be used as a reason anymore when linking a specific airline to any unidentified o...

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by Momo1435
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

From the 787 Production/Delivery Thread concerning changes in order book: Latest Boeing o&d update: - Avianca converts 3x 788s to 789s - JAL order for 4x 788s moved from Unidentified - Order for 5x additional 789s in Unidentified (no engine) The conversion of the Avianca order makes them one of ...

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by Momo1435
Thu Oct 05, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders
Replies: 645
Views: 159246

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2017 Orders

The 787 order could be Okay Airways, firming up their MOU from Paris.

Last weeks MAX orders were 2 orders, 1 for 50 and 1 for 8 aircraft.

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