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United Airlines led the world in ancillary fee revenue last year. (Photo by Brian Gershey)
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Airline Fee Revenue Up 66 Percent Since 2009

Posted July 24, 2012 by Nate Strong

Despite constant complaints by air travelers, revenue from airline fees and other charges has increased 66 percent in the past two years.

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Boeing Forecasts $4.5 Trillion Market for Airliners

Posted July 4, 2012 by Nate Strong

Boeing expects airlines to demand 34,000 new planes by 2031, fueled by growth in the Asia Pacific region.






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Boeing and ANA Unveil First 787 Dreamliner for Delivery

Posted August 6, 2011 by Nate Strong

Boeing today, in conjunction with 787 launch customer All Nippon Airways, rolled out the first 787-8 commercial airliner to be used in revenue passenger service.






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Boeing Scores Orders for 17 New 747-8 Intercontinental Jets

Posted June 20, 2011 by Nate Strong

Boeing today announced that they had secured 17 more orders for the 747-8 Intercontinental, the latest version of the iconic jumbo Jet made by the Chicago-based company.






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Boeing Forecasts $4 Trillion Airliner Market by 2030

Posted June 16, 2011 by Nate Strong

In a conference call this morning, Boeing gave it’s current market outlook for this year and the future for commercial airplanes, forecasting growth in the market as a whole to the tune of around 5% a year.






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Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Lands Safely, Completing First Test Flight

Posted March 20, 2011 by Nate Strong

The 747-8 Intercontinental touched down safely at Boeing Field on Sunday after a successful four and a half-hour first flight.






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Photos: Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Takes Off on First Flight

Posted March 20, 2011 by Nate Strong

Boeing’s 747-8 Intercontinental took off Sunday from Paine Field, kicking off the flight test program for the longest passenger aircraft in the world and the largest plane ever built by Boeing.






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Liveblogging the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental First Flight

Posted March 20, 2011 by Nate Strong

The Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental is set to make its maiden test flight today at 10am Pacific time, 1pm Eastern. Stay tuned for live updates from Paine Field in Washington.






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Photo Gallery: Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Unveiled in Washington

Posted February 13, 2011 by Nate Strong

Spectacular shots of Boeing’s newest jumbo jet.






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