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Feb 21, 2014, 06:00 ET
Rendering of Aeromexico 737-800 with Split Scimitar Winglets.  (PRNewsFoto/Aviation Partners Boeing)

Aeromexico Orders Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar™ Winglets for Boeing Next-Generation 737-800s

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Aerovias de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (Aeromexico) has ordered Split Scimitar Winglets for its...

Feb 06, 2014, 13:00 ET
United Airlines 737-800 with Split Scimitar Winglets during July 2013 Certification Flight Testing.  (PRNewsFoto/Aviation Partners Boeing)

Aviation Partners Boeing Receives FAA Certification for Split Scimitar™ Winglets

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that it has received Supplemental Type Certification (STC) from the FAA for Split Scimitar...

Jan 28, 2014, 06:00 ET

Air Transat Orders Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar™ Winglets for Boeing Next-Generation 737-800s

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced that Air Transat has ordered Split Scimitar Winglets for its fleet of Boeing Next Generation...

Jan 02, 2014, 06:00 ET

Southwest Airlines Orders Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar™ Winglets

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced that Southwest Airlines has ordered Split Scimitar Winglets for its Boeing Next-Generation...

Oct 28, 2013, 02:01 ET

Split Scimitar Winglets Will Save Alaska Airlines $20 Million in Annual Fuel Costs

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced the order of 111 firm Split Scimitar Winglet Systems for Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft by...

Oct 09, 2013, 06:00 ET

Copa Airlines Orders Split Scimitar Winglets

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced the order of up to 100 Split Scimitar Winglet Systems for Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft...

Jul 29, 2013, 03:00 ET

Aviation Partners Boeing Signs 737-800 Split Scimitar Winglets Order with TUI Travel PLC

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced it has formally received an order from TUI Travel PLC ("TUI Travel") for 737-800 Split Scimitar Winglets....

Jun 16, 2013, 22:00 ET

Aviation Partners Boeing Launches 737-900ER Split Scimitar Winglets with Order from United Airlines

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced it has formally launched the 737-900ER (Extended Range) Split Scimitar Winglet program with an...

Apr 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Japan Airlines Orders 6 767-300ER Blended Winglet Systems

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced that Tokyo-based Japan Airlines has ordered 6 Blended Winglet Systems (with options) for Boeing...

Jan 16, 2013, 16:17 ET

Aviation Partners Boeing Appoints Patrick LaMoria Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer

 Following 11 years of various roles, including business development and product marketing with The Boeing Company, Patrick LaMoria joined...

Sep 24, 2012, 06:00 ET

LAN Airlines Orders 10 Additional 767-300ER/F Blended Winglet Systems

 Aviation Partners Boeing announced today that Santiago-based LAN Airlines has ordered 10 additional Blended Winglet Systems for Boeing...

Sep 19, 2012, 09:00 ET

Southwest Airlines Orders Blended Winglets "To the MAX"

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today the largest single order in its history, with Southwest Airlines purchasing up to 268 additional...

Aug 13, 2012, 06:00 ET

China Southern Airlines to Retrofit 40 Aircraft with Blended Winglets

SEATTLE, Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today the largest order in its history from a Chinese airline...

May 17, 2012, 15:00 ET

FAA Grants APB Blended Winglets Approval for 767 Boeing Converted Freighter

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that it has received approval from the FAA demonstrating compatibility for installing Blended...

Feb 14, 2012, 09:00 ET

Azerbaijan Airlines Orders 767-300ER Blended Winglets

 Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced Closed Joint Stock Company Azerbaijan Hava Yollari (Azerbaijan Airlines) has ordered Blended...

Jan 05, 2012, 09:00 ET

Ethiopian Airlines Orders 767-300ER Blended Winglets

  Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced Ethiopian Airlines has ordered Blended Winglets for its 767-300ERs.  Ethiopian...

Oct 24, 2011, 15:22 ET

Aviation Partners Boeing Announces New President

Joe Clark, Chairman of Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) and CEO of Aviation Partners, Inc. announced today the appointment of Bill Ashworth as the...

Sep 12, 2011, 17:35 ET

CEO John Reimers Resigns From Aviation Partners Boeing

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that APB CEO John Reimers has resigned to pursue other opportunities.  John has been with the...

Jun 20, 2011, 00:01 ET

Aviation Partners Boeing Confirms United Order for 767-300ER Blended Winglets

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced that United Continental Holdings Inc., the parent company of United Airlines and Continental...

Jul 21, 2010, 01:00 ET

Allegiant Air Orders 757-200 Blended Winglet Systems

Allegiant Air has ordered six shipsets of Aviation Partners Boeing 757-200 Blended Winglets.  The first installations have commenced at ATS in...