Air Canada debuts new livery in Australia

Air Canada Boeing 787-8 C-GHPQ at Brisbane Airport. (Nathan Sieben)

Air Canada flight AC35 was sporting a new look when it landed at Brisbane Airport on Monday, with the Boeing 787-8 featuring the Star Alliance member’s updated livery. The aircraft, C-GHPQ, touched down at about 0730 after a 15-hour journey from Vancouver sporting the new livery's predominantly white … [Read more...]

Air Niugini touches down in Townsville

Air Niugini operated its inaugural Port Moresby-Townsville flight with Boeing 737-800 P2-PXC. (Townsville Airport/Facebook)

Air Niugini has commenced nonstop service between Townsville and Port Moresby. Flight PX60, operated by Boeing 737-800 P2-PXC, touched down at Townsville a little after 1130 local time on Monday, after a 90-minute journey from the Papua New Guinea capital. The aircraft, which was greeted by a … [Read more...]

Boeing 787-10 makes first flight

Boeing Flight Test & Evaluation, Boeing South Carolina, Flight Test, 787-10 Dreamliner, ZC001, First Flight, 03/31/2017. (Boeing)

The largest member of Boeing’s 787 family has commenced its flight test program. The first 787-10 completed a four-hour, 58-minute over the skies of North Charleston, South Carolina on Friday. Boeing pilots Captain Tim Berg and Captain Mike Bryan tested flight flight controls, systems and handling … [Read more...]