Aircraft & Engines en Gallery: This Week in Pictures-March 27-31, 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> Airframes Airlines Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:16:00 +0000 242771 at Garuda Indonesia to take first Boeing 737 MAX in 4Q <div class="node-body article-body">Garuda Indonesia is establishing new-generation narrowbody aircraft fleets this year, as the group receives its first Boeing 737 MAX, and also adds Airbus A320neos.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:09:00 +0000 242721 at <p>Rendering of 737 MAX in Garuda Indonesia livery.</p> Boeing Embraer moves into major certification phase of E190-E2 flight testing <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer said it has completed the aerodynamic freeze of the E190-E2 and is moving to the major certification portion of the next-generation E-Jet’s flight testing program.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:08:00 +0000 242641 at <p>E190-E2</p> Embraer BOC Aviation posts $418 million net profit for 2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore-based lessor BOC Aviation posted a 2016 net profit of $418 million, up 21.9% from the company’s $343 million in net profit for 2015.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airline Financials Daily News Leasing Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:54:00 +0000 242631 at Rolls-Royce unveils new maintenance system <div class="node-body article-body">Engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce is to introduce a new maintenance system for users of its TotalCare aftermarket maintenance and support program.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Engines Daily News Manufacturers MRO Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:36:00 +0000 242621 at Bombardier completes CS100 flight between London City, New York JFK <div class="node-body article-body">Bombardier capped a series of CS100 tests at London City Airport (LCY) with a nonstop transatlantic flight to New York JFK on March 25, demonstrating the range capability of the smallest CSeries airliner from the airport closest to central London.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Manufacturers Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:21:00 +0000 242561 at Bombardier China Aircraft Leasing 2016 net profit up 68% to $82 million <div class="node-body article-body">Hong Kong-based China Aircraft Leasing Group posted a 2016 net profit of 638.4 million Hong Kong dollars ($82.3 million), up 67.9% from the company’s HK$380.2 million net profit in 2015.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Orders & Deliveries Components Daily News Leasing MRO Materials Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:18:00 +0000 242541 at ATR CEO focuses on changing perceptions of turboprops <div class="field-deck"> ATR opens fifth simulator center and looks to grow US market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ATR is trying to convey to potential customers and passengers that his turboprops are modern, safe, fuel efficient and economically viable aircraft. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes ATW Plus Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:11:00 +0000 241951 at 'More comfortable' economy middle seat to be unveiled <div class="node-body article-body">Molon Labe has teamed up with BMW’s Designworks and Panasonic Avionics to create an economy-cabin design that would make the middle seat wider and more attractive. A concept model of the novel design will be unveiled at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, April 4-6. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aircraft Interiors Daily News Aircraft & Engines Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:32:00 +0000 242451 at <p>The Stagger Seat design offsets the economy middle seat and makes it wider than the aisle and window seats.</p> Molon Labe Delta to launch New York JFK-Rio de Janeiro 767 flights in December <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines will launch daily New York JFK-Rio de Janeiro service starting Dec. 21, pending US Department of Transportation (DOT) approval. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Aircraft & Engines Airports & Routes Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:20:00 +0000 242441 at <p>Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300</p> Rob Finlayson