Boeing has started the annual Farnborough Airshow with an order for 14 freight aircraft valued of $4.7 billion.
Featuring the widest single aisle cabin in the sky, the efficient A320neo Family incorporates the very latest technologies including new generation engines and Sharklets, which together deliver more than 15 percent fuel and Carbon dioxide savings from day one and 20 percent by 2020 as well as 50 percent noise reduction.
Boeing's latest order will double the size of DHL's global 777 fleet, the companies said.
DHL said that while in the past it's chiefly been leasing aircraft, purchasing these planes will lower its costs. The deal, if confirmed, would be worth USD$8.85 billion at A320neo list prices. Sichuan Airlines of China will purchase 10 of the widebody planes.
India's Vistara signed a Letter of Intent for 13 A320neos, worth USD$1.43 billion, and said it has also committed to an additional 37 A320neo family aircraft from lessors. The A350-900 carries a tag of $317.4 million apiece, valuing the mainland carrier's order at $3.2 billion.
Former UK Cabinet secretary seeks new Brexit referendum
Some critics even suggested Jacob Rees-Mogg, the ERG chair, is now actually in charge of Brexit policy rather than Mrs May. Another change could make the EU's "backstop" on customs impossible by ruling out a border in the Irish Sea.
Global air freight demand grew by almost ten percent previous year with demand growth outpacing capacity growth by a factor of three.
The quintessentially English atmosphere of the Royal International Air Tattoo, where straw-hatted VIPs watch fighters thunder over picturesque Cotswolds villages, gives way on Monday to the Farnborough Airshow, where the hard-nose business deals in the US$800 billion aerospace and defence sector will be done.
He said the project would be carried out by a "ground-breaking partnership". Boeing 737 jets from the current fleet will instead be used while the airline studies passenger trends. A purchase of more of the USA company's current-generation 777s or the 787 Dreamliner remains an alternative, he said.
The two rivals are expected to make several announcements on day one of the July 16-22 event, starting even before the gates open to tens of thousands of delegates, industry sources said.
They created a three-dimensional model of the velocities of seismic waves that traveled through the planet's major cratons. Faul and his partners achieved their result following to pondering about a variation from the norm in seismic data.
According to the report, among the dead are at least six Syrians, as well as Revolutionary Guards fighters stationed at the base. State news agency SANA on Sunday reported a missile strike near a strategic air base but said there were no casualties.
Showtime has issued a statement slamming critics of Sacha Baron Cohen as spreading fake- um, "widespread misinformation". Another shows him trying to convince Bernie Sanders of a nonsensical plan to make everyone the 1%.
She now argues a referendum should "give the public a first and second preference vote, allowing a consensus finally to be found". The Chequers agreement has already led to the resignations of high-profile cabinet members David Davis and Boris Johnson .
According to her Bravo profile , she was a fixture in the worldwide party circuit and born into a wealthy aristocratic family. She also used to be a model and was good friends with designer Alexander McQueen before his tragic death in 2010.
It's the stuff of nightmares: giant bird-eating tarantulas the size of dinner plates could be on the loose in an English village. The Brazilian spiders are thought to have fled when a auto hit their containers which had been left in a vehicle park.
Google had been testing a new feature that would theoretically prevent spam calls from ruining your day for a few months now. To make sure that the feature is enabled users can check through the Settings menu under the Caller ID & spam option.
Former intelligence chiefs who served under then-president Barack Obama were scathing in their criticism of his remarks. Some - including former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan - now dare call it treason.
He is batting.276 with six home runs and 35 RBIs for the Binghamton Rumble Ponies and was selected to the Double-A All-Star Game. Tebow had been spotted with Nel-Peters last week after his sister shared a photo on Instagram with the couple.
A post-NATO trip to Britain, supposedly America's partner in a "special relationship", was riddled with controversy as well. Trump told reporters during a breakfast Monday with Finland's president that he thought the summit would go "fine".
And the cheeky Les Bleus player couldn't resist backing the celebration up by firing off a sledge towards England fans. Authorities detained 90 people for questioning in the Paris region and some 290 around France.
Shaqiri: I'm very happy to be in Liverpool
Liverpool have reinforced their attack with the signing of Xherdan Shaqiri from recently relegated Stoke City . His concentration will now turn to preparations for the Premier League season.
Prime Day caused Amazon's website to crash in a few minutes
That's a huge discount as Amazon Music Unlimited streaming is usually £9.99 a month, or £7.99 a month for Amazon Prime members. On Monday, the sale kicked off at 3 p.m. - and nearly immediately crashed Amazon's website and mobile app for about 45 minutes.
Five killed in fire at a copper mine
Safety is a huge issue in South Africa's deep and risky mines and increasingly a focus for investors. The company said it had halted operations to allow the investigation to be carried out.
British Police Confirm Source Of Novichok Poisoning
Prime Minister Theresa May blamed the Russian government for the attack, which the Kremlin has vehemently denied. Inquiries are under way to establish where the bottle came from and how it came to be in Mr Rowley's home.
Amazon’s Prime Day Gets Off To Less Than ‘Epic’ Start
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