Northwest Airlines yesterday announced the completion of restructured agreements with Boeing and Rolls-Royce that will allow the bankrupt carrier to begin taking delivery of its 787s in August 2008. NWA placed an order for 18 Trent 1000-powered 787s, with purchase rights for an additional 50, last year (ATWOnline, May 6, 2005). The agreements, details of which were not revealed, are subject to US Bankruptcy Court approval. "We have now completed restructuring contracts on our new Airbus and ...

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