Qatar Airways announces $2.16 billion Boeing order

Qatar Airways has revealed orders for two Boeing 747-8 freighters and four 777-300ERs, with the order coming as a sign of the airline’s robust growth, continued expansion, and significant contribution to the U.S. economy. Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker was on hand to receive the first of its 747-8Fs at a delivery ceremony in Seattle. Click here to read more!

Exclusive: U.S. set to approve sales of Boeing fighters to Qatar, Kuwait

The United States is poised to sell $7 billion worth of Boeing Co fighter jets to Qatar and Kuwait after years of delays, and it may start notifying U.S. lawmakers as early as next week, four U.S.- and Gulf-based sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Middle East requires 216,000 new cabin, cockpit crew by 2035: Boeing

Middle East will require 58,000 new pilots; 66,000 new technicians; 92,000 new cabin crew over the next 20 years, Boeing said in its outlook released on Tuesday.