Gulf Times - Boeing
United Airlines unveils record jet order in bet on travel recovery

United Airlines unveils record jet order in bet on travel recovery

United Airlines announced the largest order in its history on Tuesday, unveiling major purchases from Boeing and Airbus in a significant bet on a travel industry's recovery from Covid-19.

Boeing, Australian air force say pilotless, fighter-like jet completed first test flight

Boeing, Australian air force say pilotless, fighter-like jet completed first test flight

Boeing Co and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) said on Tuesday they had completed the first flight test on a pilotless fighter-like jet designed to operate in conjunction with crewed aircraft

Qatar Airways to continue taking every single aircraft ordered with Boeing, Airbus: Al-Baker

Qatar Airways to continue taking every single aircraft ordered with Boeing, Airbus: Al-Baker

Qatar Airways will continue to take every single aircraft that the national carrier has ordered from both the manufacturers (Boeing and Airbus), Group Chief Executive HE Akbar al-Baker has said.

Boeing's updated 737 MAX completes first flight with media onboard

Boeing's updated 737 MAX completes first flight with media onboard

Boeing Co's 737 MAX staged its first post-grounding flight with media on board on Wednesday, as carriers seek to demonstrate to passengers that the redesigned jet is safe after a 20-month safety ban.

Boeing sees demand for 2,945 new airplanes in Mideast valued at $685bn by 2040

Boeing sees demand for 2,945 new airplanes in Mideast valued at $685bn by 2040

Global aerospace giant Boeing anticipates demand for 2,945 new airplanes in the Middle East valued at $685bn over the next two decades, as the industry recovers from the Covid-19 pandemic in the medium and long term

US to approve 737 MAX return as Boeing faces strong headwinds

US to approve 737 MAX return as Boeing faces strong headwinds

After nearly two years of scrutiny, corporate upheaval and a standoff with global regulators, Boeing Co is set on Wednesday to win approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration to fly its 737 MAX jet again after two fatal disasters.

Boeing, University of Arizona show cleaning tools and techniques 'effective' against Covid-19

Boeing, University of Arizona show cleaning tools and techniques 'effective' against Covid-19

In a first-of-its-kind series of tests, leading aerospace company Boeing and the University of Arizona determined airlines’ current cleaning solutions that "effectively destroy" the virus that causes Covid-19.

Boeing deception alleged in scathing House report on Max crashes

Boeing deception alleged in scathing House report on Max crashes

Sweeping failures by Boeing Co engineers, deception by the company and significant errors in government oversight led to the two fatal crashes of the 737 Max, congressional investigators have concluded.

Job cuts at MGM, Coca-Cola, Boeing herald economic pain ahead

Job cuts at MGM, Coca-Cola, Boeing herald economic pain ahead

Global Corps have announced more than 200,000 job cuts or buyouts in recent weeks, a worrying sign that more losses will come as furloughs implemented early in the pandemic turn into permanent layoffs.

Boeing-Airbus trade dispute is a pointless relic

Boeing-Airbus trade dispute is a pointless relic

The long-running trade dispute between Boeing Co and Airbus SE has been a source of political grandstanding for years, but with the US’s aggression reaching new levels of hypocrisy ...

Boeing 737 MAX certification flight tests to begin on Monday

Boeing 737 MAX certification flight tests to begin on Monday

Pilots and test crew members from the US Federal Aviation Administration and Boeing Co are slated to begin a three-day certification test campaign for the 737 MAX on Monday ...

Boeing launches 'Confident Travel Initiative' to protect passengers’ health and safety

Boeing launches 'Confident Travel Initiative' to protect passengers’ health and safety

Global aerospace leader Boeing has launched the Confident Travel Initiative (CTI), which aims to protect health and safety of airline passengers as the aviation industry is now taking measures to return to travel.