AMSTERDAM AIRPORT SCHIPHOL, NETHERLANDS – On Monday March 22, 2021, TUI and Icelandair operated commercial flights again with the Boeing 737 MAX from and to Schiphol Airport, luchtvaartnieuws.nl reports. These were the first flights at Schiphol of the 737 MAX since its worldwide flight ban. TUI operated a charter flight to Cardiff in Wales, and Icelandair operated a regular service from Reykjavik, Iceland. On Sunday … Continue reading FIRST COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS OF BOEING 737 MAX AT AMSTERDAM SCHIPHOL SINCE FLIGHT BAN
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – The Boeing F-15EX took off for the first time for its inaugural flight on February 2, 2021, DefenseNews reported. The F-15EX should initially conduct its first flight on February 1, but was canceled due to weather conditions. This milestone will allow Boeing to deliver the first 2 planes to the USAF by the end of March, 2021. Boeing test pilot Matt … Continue reading FIRST FLIGHT OF THE BOEING F-15EX
KAZAN, RUSSIA – The Russian Ministry of Defense has published a video of the first flight on February 2 of the Russian Tupolev Tu-160M Blackjack – an upgraded variant of the Tu-160 strategic bomber. The aircraft took off from the Kazan Aviation Plant and returned safely after a short and successful first flight, Pravda Report reports. Test flight The aircraft took off from the Kazan … Continue reading RUSSIAN TU-160M STRATEGIC BOMBER MADE ITS FIRST FLIGHT
SEATTLE – YouTube Vlogger Sam Chui visited Seattle last week for his new video about the first flight of the brand new Boeing 777X. The 777X first flight was canceled on Thursday just before takeoff, due to bad weather. Unfortunately Sam could not be at Everett Paine Field on Saturday, when the 777X made its first flight. Instead the popular YouTuber explaines us what the … Continue reading VIDEO | BOEING 777X – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?
TOULOUSE, FRANCE – Airbus has congratulated Boeing on Twitter with the first flight of the 777X. The test aircraft of the brand new Boeing 777-9 conducted the successful first flight on Saturday during a 3 hour and 51 minute flight in the skies over Washington state. The 777X took off at 10:11 AM (PST) from Paine Field and landed safely at 14:00 PM at Boeing … Continue reading AIRBUS CONGRATULATES BOEING WITH MAIDEN FLIGHT OF THE 777X
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – After years of designing and testing, and after 2 earlier attempts this week, the Boeing 777X has made it’s first flight Saturday on January 25, 2019. Due to extreme winds at Paine Field the takeoff was canceled on Friday, after the first flight already had to be canceled on Thursday, due to thunder storms. The weather on Saturday still wasn’t great, but … Continue reading THE BOEING 777X TAKES FLIGHT FOR THE FIRST TIME
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – After 2 earlier attempts this week, the beautiful 777X is going to fly for the first time! Due to extreme winds at Paine Field the takeoff was canceled yesterday, after the 777X’ maiden flight already had to be canceled on Thursday, due to thunder storms. Watch live how Boeing’s 777X test aircraft number one takes flight for the first time at Paine … Continue reading VIDEO – WATCH THE FIRST FLIGHT OF THE BOEING 777X LIVE!
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – It’s almost time for the stunning 777X to fly today! Due to extreme winds at Paine Field the takeoff was canceled yesterday, after the 777X’ maiden flight already had to be canceled on Thursday, due to thunder storms. Boeing will try again today at 10:00 AM (PST). For now though, take a look at what defines the Boeing 777X. ☆☆☆ (Head image: … Continue reading VIDEO – BOEING’S 777X ENGINES, WINGS AND FUSELAGE EXPLAINED
SEATTLE – What should have been a great day for Boeing today – with the first flight of the Boeing 777X – has unfortunately turned into a major disappointment, again. Due to extreme winds at Paine Field the takeoff was canceled and the aircraft returned from the runway. The maiden flight of the 777X already had to be canceled on Thursday, due to thunder storms. … Continue reading FIRST FLIGHT OF BOEING 777X CANCELED DUE TO STRONG WINDS
CHARLESTON, SC – On December 15, 2009 the Boeing 787 Dreamliner took off for the first time. The beautiful and fuel efficient 787 is a remarkable work of art to many Boeing employees and aviation lovers around the world. The aircraft has been a huge success so far and its success will continue for decades to come. Boeing is remembering all of their favorite 787 … Continue reading VIDEO – 10 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST FLIGHT OF THE BOEING 787 DREAMLINER