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Boeing Tests Wi-Fi with Potato Stand-Ins

Q: Why do potatoes make good detectives? A: Because they keep their eyes peeled. Q: What do you call a stolen yam? A: A hot potato. Q. Why did Boeing fill an aircraft with 20,000 pounds of potatoes? A. Because potatoes are a lot like us.

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Boeing Plays Pinocchio to Airbus

Pinocchio is a fictional character from a 19th-century novel. A Boeing 737 MAX is the fourth generation of the heavy-lifting but narrow-bodied 737 family. Only a frontline ad writer could pull them together using comedy to sell Airbus.

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Complaints Surface About Dimmable Windows on New Boeing 787s

How important is a good night’s sleep on a long-haul flight? For passengers taking All Nippon Airways from Tokyo to Frankfurt aboard Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner, the answer is extremely.

Boeing’s new 787 was introduced into ANA’s fleet just last October, and yet many passengers and flight attendants are already complaining…

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American Airlines Announces Huge Order

AMR Corporation, the parent company of American Airlines announced an order for 460 narrow body airplanes (+465 options) this morning. The order is the largest in aviation history.

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Paris Wrap Up-Boeing

I had meant to get this out last week, however due to my travel (Greetings from Switzerland folks) Anyway Boeing at Paris Air Show Despite what the press might tell you, Boeing had a decent Paris Air Show overall. They tallied 111 new orders (ie: orders that had not been previously listed as unidentified, worth…

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