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    Boeing 747 and Airbus A380: end of the jumbos of the skies?

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:06pm on July 18, 2020

    The Boeing 747’s slow descent into retirement from commercial service just got steeper with British Airways’ announcement Friday it would be pulling the jumbo jet...

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    BA retires entire Boeing 747 fleet on virus travel slump

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:26pm on July 17, 2020

    British Airways on Friday retired all its Boeing 747 jumbo jets, hastening the withdrawal of its ageing aircraft after the coronavirus pandemic crushed demand for...

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    Bangladesh Biman plans to treble fleet by 2030

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:00am on February 09, 2020

    National flag carrier Biman Bangladesh Airlines Limited has planned to increase its fleet size up to 50 aircraft from the existing 18 by 2030. Biman...

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    Boeing’s new 777X airliner makes first flight

    Agence France-Presse . Everett | Updated at 11:11pm on January 26, 2020

    Boeing’s new long-haul 777X airliner made its first flight on Saturday, a step forward for the company whose broader prospects remain clouded by the 737...

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    Boeing could again cut production on 787 plane

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:43pm on January 25, 2020

    Boeing, still in crisis mode due to the grounding of the 737 MAX, is considering further production cuts to another key commercial plane, a person...

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    Boeing bags deal to supply Apache choppers to Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on January 24, 2020

    Boeing has bagged the deal to supply Apache attack helicopters to Bangladesh. Boeing’s senior manager for global sales and marketing for attack and cargo helicopter...

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    Boeing employees’ emails bemoan culture of ‘arrogance’

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:22pm on January 13, 2020

    Contempt for regulators, airlines and their own colleagues coupled with a casual approach to safety: a series of emails by Boeing employees paint an unflattering...

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    A breakdown for Boeing, FAA after years of trust

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:49pm on January 12, 2020

    When Dennis Muilenburg, Boeing’s ousted chief, was summoned to Washington last month, he scarcely knew he was in for a dressing-down from the head of...

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    Biman resumes Manchester flight

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:16pm on January 05, 2020

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines on Sunday resumed its direct Dhaka-Manchester-Dhaka flight with the newly purchased Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner after more than seven years as its 17th...

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    Hasina launches Biman’s two Dreamliners

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:16pm on December 28, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday inaugurated Sonar Tari and Awchin Pakhi, the fifth and sixth new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners of Biman Bangladesh Airlines. Hasina...