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United Will Not Retire Pratt & Whitney-Engined 777s!

United Will Not Retire Pratt & Whitney-Engined 777s!

United announced that they will not retire their Boeing 777s with Pratt & Whitney engines, after the incident over Denver last February. United announced that they will repair their 777s with Pratt & Whitney engines, rather than retire them. The possibility of...
INCIDENT – Uncontained (?) Engine Failure Over Okinawa

INCIDENT – Uncontained (?) Engine Failure Over Okinawa

A JAL Japan Airlines flight departing from Okinawa stopped climbing and declared an emergency, after a reported uncontained engine failure incident. Parts of the engine separated. The aircraft crew shut down the incident engine, returning for a safe landing back in...
Cargo – Boeing Predicts 4% Annual Growth Over 20 Years

Cargo – Boeing Predicts 4% Annual Growth Over 20 Years

Boeing recently issued its latest World Air Cargo Forecast. Reviewing the pandemic’s shake-up of the sector, Boeing still expects a healthy demand for new freighters. This latest report is an update, as Boeing attempts to track projected demand over the next two...
SWISS Switches To More Efficient Jets For The Winter

SWISS Switches To More Efficient Jets For The Winter

In a cost-cutting measure for this crisis, Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) will use only its most efficient narrowbody aircraft this winter. This means that they will temporarily put their 28 A320s in storage. So they will fly short and medium haul with their...

Japan Airlines To Scrap Domestic Boeing 777 Fleet

Japan Airlines has decided to get rid of its dedicated Boeing 777 domestic fleet. This latest news comes on the back of a massive $3.6 billion annual loss. The Shinagawa, Tokyo-headquartered airline said that its domestic 777-200s and 777-300s would all be retired by...