Embraer, Raízen partnership stimulates production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF)

Source: Embraer Embraer and Raízen today signed a Letter of Intent with a commitment to stimulate the development of the sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) production ecosystem, reinforcing the sustainability agenda of both companies. Among all intentions, Embraer will become the first aircraft manufacturer to use (SAF) that may be distributed by Raízen, a global leader in bioenergy. This initiative benefits the air transport industry worldwide, and the use of this technology is a fundamental part of Embraer's strategy to neutralize the carbon footprint of its operations by 2040 as more than 60% of emissions in the company's operations (scope 1) arise from the use of aviation fuel in tests and production flights. “SAF plays a key role in reducing aviation [...]

2022-07-19T18:46:16+03:00July 18th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

Delta Air Lines to Modernize Single-Aisle Fleet with Up to 130 Boeing 737 MAX Jets

Source: Boeing Carrier selects largest 737 MAX model, ordering 100 737-10s with options for 30 more jets Boeing single-aisle family provides fuel efficiency, additional flexibility, improved sustainability Boeing and Delta Air Lines today announced the U.S. carrier will modernize its single-aisle fleet with the highly efficient 737 MAX to meet demand as well as its long-term sustainability goals. In a signing ceremony at the Farnborough International Airshow, the companies said Delta is ordering 100 737-10 jets – selecting the largest member of the 737 MAX family – with options for an additional 30 airplanes. "The Boeing 737-10 will be an important addition to Delta's fleet as we shape a more sustainable future for air travel, with an elevated customer experience, [...]

2022-07-20T13:25:08+03:00July 18th, 2022|AIRLINES, MANUFACTURERS, News|

As Air Travel Rebounds, Boeing Forecasts Demand for More than 41,000 New Airplanes by 2041

Source: Boeing International traffic gains momentum as restrictions ease; many domestic markets nearly or fully recovered from pandemic impact Over the next 20 years, airplane deliveries and commercial services together valued at $10.8 trillion Freighter fleet to grow by 80% including new and converted models With demand rebounding for international air travel following ongoing recovery in many domestic markets, Boeing projected demand for more than 41,000 new airplanes through 2041, underscoring aviation industry resilience two years after the pandemic began. Boeing released its 2022 Commercial Market Outlook (CMO), the company's annual long-term forecast, in advance of the Farnborough International Airshow. The CMO forecasts a market value of $7.2 trillion for new airplane deliveries, with the global fleet increasing by 80% through 2041 [...]

2022-07-18T17:25:48+03:00July 18th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

Boeing Announces Second-Quarter Deliveries

Source: Boeing The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] announced today major program deliveries across its commercial and defense operations for the second quarter of 2022. The company will provide detailed second quarter financial results on July 27. Major program deliveries during the second quarter were as follows: Major Programs 2nd Quarter 2022 Year-to- Date 2022 Commercial Airplanes Programs 737 103 189 747 2 3 767 7 12 777 9 12 787 — — Total 121 216 Defense, Space & Security Programs AH-64 Apache (New) 6 13 AH-64 Apache (Remanufactured) 13 28 CH-47 Chinook (New) 5 9 CH-47 Chinook (Renewed) 1 4 F-15 Models 4 5 F/A-18 Models 4 8 KC-46 Tanker 4 8 P-8 Models 3 6 Note: Delivery information is not [...]

2022-07-14T17:10:05+03:00July 14th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

ATR appoints Antonio Di Gennaro as Senior Vice President Finance & Chief Financial Officer

Source: ATR The ATR Board members appointed Antonio Di Gennaro as Senior Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer as of 1 July 2022. He brings with him over fifteen years’ experience as a Finance and Operations business leader and joins ATR from PZL Świdnik, a Leonardo Helicopters company, where he was Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management Board since 2018. Prior to this, Antonio has held several international positions in the Aerospace & Defense Industry in both military and civil sectors. He has a strong background in Operations, Manufacturing, Customer Service & Sales, and business integration between cross cultural organisations. Antonio started his career at Alenia Aermacchi (merged in 2016 into Leonardo). ATR welcomes Antonio to this [...]

2022-07-13T17:39:15+03:00July 13th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

Airbus: Commercial Aircraft figures – June 2022

Source: Airbus June 2022 deliveries: 60 deliveries to 35 customers June 2022 orders: 78 2022 deliveries to date: 297 deliveries to 60 customers in the year The net year to date delivery number of 295 reflects a reduction of 2 deliveries recorded in December 2021 (2 A350-900 AEROFLOT) for which a transfer was not possible due to international sanctions. A300/A310 A220/A320 A330/A340/A350 A380 Total Total orders 816 16997 3076 251 21140 Total deliveries 816 10624 2403 251 14094 Aircraft in fleet 283 9990 2149 239 12661

2022-07-11T20:03:20+03:00July 11th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

Boeing to Showcase Newest Jets and Advances in Sustainable and Autonomous Aviation at Farnborough Airshow

Source: Boeing Largest 737 MAX to make international debut, joining 777X jet in flying display Airplanes to fly overseas on sustainable fuel; Boeing to unveil sustainability tool CH-47 Chinook, P-8A Poseidon, FA-18E/F among defense platforms on display Wisk Aero's pilotless, all-electric air taxi to make European debut Boeing will fly the newest and largest members of its 737 MAX and 777X airplane families at the Farnborough International Airshow this month and present new tools in the push toward more sustainable and autonomous flight. The 737-10, making its international debut, will join the 777-9 in the daily flying and static display. The airplanes, each one the most fuel-efficient in its class, will fly to the show on a blend of sustainable [...]

2022-07-11T16:25:58+03:00July 11th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

ATR to Showcase Strong Future for Regional Aviation at Farnborough International Airshow 2022

Source: ATR ATR to present first Global Market Forecast since 2018 From its latest generation PW127XT engine to its Short Take-Off and Landing variant, purpose-built freighter and future EVO family, ATR will showcase its wide range of products and services designed for the regional aviation of today and tomorrow, at the Farnborough International Airshow, which runs from 18 to 22 July 2022. To highlight the modernity, comfort, fuel-efficiency and versatility of the ATR aircraft family, an ATR 72-600, soon to be 100% SAF certified in both engines, will be on static display. Customers and journalists are also invited to visit the ATR Chalet C219. ATR’s attendance will be an opportunity for the company to highlight the recovery of the sector [...]

2022-07-11T16:58:57+03:00July 8th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

All New Gulfstream G800 Made First Flight

Source: Gulfstream Industry’s Longest-Range Aircraft Demonstrates Program Maturity, Launches Flight-Test Program Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced the all-new ultralong-range Gulfstream G800 successfully completed its first flight, officially launching the flight-test program of the industry’s longest-range aircraft. Announced in October 2021, the G800 is the latest addition to Gulfstream’s next-generation fleet to take flight and make progress toward customer deliveries. The G800 departed Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport at 9:00 a.m. and landed there two hours later, on 28 June 2022. In keeping with Gulfstream’s commitment to sustainability leadership in aviation, the aircraft made the flight using a blend of sustainable aviation fuel. “When the first G800 test aircraft rolled out at our announcement last fall, we changed the game once again for [...]

2022-07-06T17:27:23+03:00July 6th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|

ACJ delivers an ACJ319neo to a new private customer

Source: Airbus Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) has delivered an ACJ319neo, powered by CFM International LEAP-1A engines, to a new West European undisclosed private customer from the final assembly line in Hamburg. The aircraft will be managed by Jet Aviation and will be available for charter flights. “This demonstrates the value of the ACJ319neo for the business aviation market! The aircraft’s latest technology engines and Sharklets enable even longer intercontinental flights* in the widest single aisle cabin in the sky, while delivering at least 20 per cent fuel-saving and excellent economics combined with a robust 99.9 % operational reliability,” says Airbus Corporate Jets President, Benoit Defforge. The ACJ319neo joins more than 2,200 A320neo and A321neo aircraft already in service with airlines [...]

2022-07-06T16:39:26+03:00July 6th, 2022|MANUFACTURERS, News|