China’s COMAC challenges Boeing, Airbus with its C919 passenger aircraft

21 Feb 2024

Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) is actively participating in the ongoing Singapore Airshow 2024, with its C919 passenger aircraft and the smaller ARJ21 regional jets

Akasa Air places order for 150 Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

19 Jan 2024

Akasa Air, India’s newest airline, has placed orders for 150 fuel-efficient Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, a record for an India carrier with just 17 months of operational life.

Boeing's 737 Max 9 incident raises safety concerns and prompts grounding

08 Jan 2024

An emergency landing of an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 Max 9 in Portland, Oregon, USA, has prompted the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to order inspections, affecting about 171 planes owned by Alaska, United, and other carriers.

Akasa Air to close a deal for 150 Boeing 737 MAX planes in an effort to expand its fleet

03 Jan 2024

In a move to capitalize on the surging demand in India’s rapidly growing aviation market, budget carrier Akasa Air is reportedly finalizing an order for approximately 150 Boeing 737 MAX narrow-body planes.

Stephanie Pope is set to assume the role of Chief Operating Officer at Boeing

11 Dec 2023

Boeing is all set to appoint Stephanie Pope, a seasoned company veteran and current head of Boeing Global Services, as its Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Boeing announces departure of chief strategy officer in 2024 amid company restructuring

17 Nov 2023

Boeing’s chief strategy officer, Marc Allen, has decided to step down from his position by the end of this year.

Boeing 737 MAX deliveries face delay due to new supplier defect

24 Aug 2023

Boeing announced on 23 August 2023 that it has discovered a new quality issue with its 737 MAX aircraft, specifically concerning a supplier, Spirit AeroSystems.

Boeing initiates production of AH-64E Apache helicopters for Indian Army

17 Aug 2023

Boeing, the US-based aerospace and defense company, announced the initiation of production for AH-64E Apache attack helicopters in Mesa, Arizona.

Brazil approves Boeing-Embraer strategic partnership

29 Jan 2020

The partnership now only needs regulatory approval from the European Commission, which, Boeing on Monday said, it is confident of getting

Boeing 777X, world’s largest passenger plane, takes to skies

27 Jan 2020

The 777X includes the 777-8 and the 777-9, the newest members of Boeing's widebody family, with seating capacity of 384 passenger and 426 passengers, respectively, and, as the aircraft maker claims, with 10 per lower fuel consumption

Airlines in India would require 2,380 jets in 20 years, says Boeing

07 Nov 2019

Boeing reports $3 billion loss as MAX groundings prolong

25 Jul 2019

Boeing said the company will issue fresh guidance as the previously issued 2019 financial guidance of a $4.9 billion charge does not reflect 737 MAX impacts that includes compensation the planemaker will have to pay airlines for the delayed deliveries

Boeing appoints Rear Adm Surendra Ahuja to head Boeing Defence India

25 Jun 2019

India grounds all Boeing 737 Max aircraft

13 Mar 2019

US regulators also on Monday ordered Boeing to make urgent improvements to the best-selling jet, even as Boeing maintained that the 737 MAX was "as safe as any airplane that has ever flown the skies"

Boeing delivers first four Chinook helicopters for IAF

11 Feb 2019

CAG punches holes in UPA’s $2.1 bn Boeing anti-submarine aircraft deal

08 Aug 2018

Jet Airways inducts India's first Being 737 MAX

28 Jun 2018

Boeing, Air India Engineering launch first accelerated apprenticeship programme

15 Jun 2018

US clears sale of 6 Boeing AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to India

13 Jun 2018

While the proposed sale won't alter the basic military balance in South Asia, the Apache helicopters equipped with Hellfire anti-armour and Stinger air-to-air missiles, would help Indian armed forces tackle ground-armoured threats

Boeing teams up with HAL, Mahindra for F/A-18 Super Hornet production

13 Apr 2018

Boeing on Thursday announced a partnership with India’s state-run Hindustan Aeronautics and Mahindra Defence Systems for local production of F/A-18 Super Hornet

Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing 737 MAX

04 Apr 2018

Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornets suddenly in race for IAF as Centre shifts goalposts

17 Mar 2018

Until recently, Lockheed Martin’s F-16 and Saab’s Gripen were in a two-horse race supply at least 100 single-engine jets to the Indian Air Force. But the government has now reportedly asked the IAF to also evaluate Boeing’s twin-engine F/A-18 Super Hornet

Tata Boeing Aerospace opens Apache fuselage facility in Hyderabad

01 Mar 2018

The Hyderabad facility will be sole producer of AH-64 Apache helicopter fuselages delivered by Boeing to its global customers, including the US Army

Boeing, Airbus vying for Vistara order worth $8.5 bn

06 Feb 2018

Boeing keen to sell F/A-18 Hornets to India, may agree to make locally

06 Feb 2018

Boeing Co is in talks to sell its F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets to the Indian Navy, which is reviewing proposals for 57 jets – though several technical evaluation has yet to take place