Boeing, Xiamen Airlines Announce Order for 10 Next-Generation 737s

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Xiamen Airlines, China’s only all-Boeing carrier, have finalized an order for 10 Next-Generation 737-800s. The order, valued at $960 million at list prices, will be posted on Boeing’s Orders & Deliveries website once all contingencies are cleared. „The 737-800 is the best-selling version of the highly successful Next-Generation 737 family,” said … Dowiedz się więcej

Boeing, Xiamen Airlines Celebrate Milestone 8,888th 737 Delivery

Boeing [NYSE: BA] today delivered the 8,888th 737 to come off the production line to Xiamen Airlines. The airplane, a Next-Generation 737-800, features a special livery commemorating the airplane’s significance. Just as seven is considered a lucky number for Boeing, eight is considered to be a fortunate number in Chinese culture because it sounds similar … Dowiedz się więcej

Xiamen Airlines and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines intensify partnership with long-term maintenance agreement and more code-shares

Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance offer a fully-certified Maintenance Repair & Overhaul Organisation for B787 GEnx engines. Xiamen Airlines will be the launch customer for Air France-KLM’s expertise in GEnx engine maintenance in Amsterdam. AFI KLM E&M is a frontrunner in providing professional, high-quality maintenance services to airlines worldwide. Xiamen Airlines and KLM … Dowiedz się więcej

KLM and City of Amsterdam Strengthen Ties with Xiamen Airlines

Xiamen Airlines has indicated that it will fly from Xiamen to Amsterdam this summer. Xiamen Airlines is a subsidiary of KLM’s partner, China Southern Airlines, China’s largest airline. Xiamen Airlines operates the largest all Boeing fleet in China and has been profitable for 28 consecutive years, which is a unique record. Similar to KLM, both … Dowiedz się więcej

Boeing, Xiamen Airlines Celebrate Airline’s First 787 Dreamliner Delivery

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Xiamen Airlines today celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 787 Dreamliner. „We are excited to receive our first 787 Dreamliner which is also the first widebody airplane of our all-Boeing fleet,” said Che Shanglun, president and chairman of Xiamen Airlines. „With the innovative technology and exceptional efficiency, the 787 Dreamliner … Dowiedz się więcej

UTC Aerospace Systems Selected by Xiamen Airlines to Provide Wheels and Carbon Brakes on Boeing 787-8 Fleet

UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Xiamen Airlines to supply the wheels and carbon brakes for its fleet of 6 new Boeing 787-8 aircraft. The company will provide the equipment through its Wheels & Brakes business in Troy, Ohio. The first aircraft is scheduled for delivery in July 2014. UTC Aerospace Systems is a … Dowiedz się więcej