Jet Airways’ first Boeing 737 MAX is right now on the FAL in Renton, getting assembled for delivery soon. This will be the first MAX for any airline in India. What do we expect inside this new fuel-efficient aircraft?
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Jet Airways orders Boeing 737 Max planes: 75 more!
Jet Airways has made a new order to Boeing for 75 Boeing 737Max aircraft, doubling down on their earlier orders in light of the growing economy and the need to fly more planes across the country and outside. New routes such as Bangalore – Hong Kong and Mumbai – Nairobi are being planned with the new fleet!
Singapore Airlines 787-10 New Business Class revealed!
Singapore Airlines has just revealed the new cabin of their new flagship regional product, the Boeing 787-10, the first of which was delivered to them earlier this week by Boeing. The new product features some stunning colours and a fully flat bed! Have a look!
Boeing delivers the first 787-10 to Singapore Airlines
The first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner has just been delivered to Launch Operator Singapore Airlines, who will be flying these planes with a new Business class cabin product into Singapore later this week and put it on service to Osaka and Perth shortly!
Boeing makes world record for 10,000 737 deliveries
Boeing just handed the keys of the 10000th 737 plane to Southwest, making it the world record holder for the most produced jet in the world. Congratulations Boeing for achieving this feat!
Travel & Aviation Headlines I hope to see in 2018!
Here are the 8 aviation and travel related Predictions 2018 from our side. If these work out, life will be better for all of us! What are your predictions for the year ahead?
Lufthansa will install a new Business Class on the 777X
Lufthansa will be launching a new Business Class product when they launch their new Boeing 777X services. And it is nothing less than impressive! 1-1-1 seats, wireless charging, very long seats are some of the highlights of the new Lufthansa Business Class.
Jet Airways to induct Boeing 737 Max planes 2018 onwards
Jet Airways will start inducting new narrowbody planes into their fleet as of June 2018. This should indicate a new phase in the airline’s domestic operations in the coming years, given they have an opportunity to do something new with the Boeing 737 Max.
Jet Airways to buy 75-100 narrow-body planes
Jet Airways is on track to receive their order of 75 737-8 Max aeroplanes next month. Now, they are planning to buy another 75-100 narrow-body planes, and expect to place an order by this year. Hopefully, that means a better passenger experience for us all.
In which, a buffalo rams into a plane on its take-off roll
I sometimes wonder if I have seen enough of life, or do I need to see some of this stuff I keep hearing about. What I heard about today was totally bizarre and unimaginable. At the Surat Airport (STV), in India, there was a stray buffalo, which hopped on to the runway in the dark, right when a Spicejet flight was on its take off roll, on its way to Delhi. This incident happened last evening at about 7:30 pm. The plane, a Boeing 737, has had some gruesome damage, however all the passengers on the plane were fine. Not surprisingly, Spicejet decided to discontinue their flight operations from Surat after this incident. Here are some pictures, courtesy the Twitter…
I’m coming home…
Oh boy. I hate going quiet on the blog but sometimes life takes you places where you take a plane and go, and there is just so much going on that your laptop is perpetually starving for battery and hence the posting has to wait. So, the past few weeks, while I’ve been trying to post, I’ve been over to Europe, the USA, and then after a quick trip to Kolkata, I found myself again on the road for two weeks in a row… which was essentially supposed to be one trip to start with. I was over to the Netherlands for a week, and while I was supposed to do some more meetings in other parts of Europe while…