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Aug 11, 2019, 18:18 ET Virgin Australia Becomes the First Operator of Split Scimitar® Winglets in Australia

Virgin Australia Airlines is now the first airline in Australia to install Split Scimitar Winglets on its Boeing Next Generation 737-800 aircraft....


Jun 20, 2019, 12:10 ET SkyUp Airlines Becomes the First Operator of Split Scimitar® Winglets in Ukraine

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Ukraine's SkyUp Airlines has become the first operator in Ukraine of its latest Split Scimitar...


Jan 15, 2019, 06:00 ET Mango Airlines to Install Split Scimitar® Winglets on Boeing Next Generation 737-800 Fleet

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that South Africa's Mango Airlines has ordered its latest Split Scimitar Winglet technology for its...


Nov 09, 2018, 06:00 ET 9 Billion Gallons of Jet Fuel Saved / 95 Million Tons of Carbon Dioxide Eliminated

Aviation Partners, Inc. (API) and Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that its unique Blended Winglet and Split Scimitar Winglet...


Mar 26, 2018, 06:00 ET Ethiopian Airlines Launches Split Scimitar® Winglets in Northern Africa

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Ethiopian Airlines has become the first operator in Northern Africa of its latest Split Scimitar...


Jan 04, 2018, 12:30 ET Aviation Partners Boeing Announces Mike Stowell as Chief Executive Officer

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today the appointment of Mike Stowell, APB's Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, as its...


Oct 24, 2017, 06:00 ET Pobeda Airlines to become Largest Operator of Split Scimitar® Winglets in Russian Federation

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Russia's Pobeda Airlines will be the largest operator in the Russian Federation of its latest...


Sep 14, 2017, 06:00 ET Hainan Airlines First Airline in China to Order Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar™ Winglets

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced that Hainan Airlines has committed to install Split Scimitar Winglets on 36 of its fleet of Boeing...


Feb 28, 2017, 05:00 ET 7 Billion Gallons of Jet Fuel Saved / 74 Million Tons of Carbon Dioxide Eliminated

Aviation Partners, Inc. (API) and Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that its unique Blended Winglet and Split Scimitar Winglet...


Feb 15, 2017, 05:00 ET Icelandair the First to Operate 757-200 Scimitar Blended Winglets in Europe

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Icelandair is the first airline in Europe to install and operate with Scimitar Blended Winglets...


Jul 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Yakutia Airlines the First to Operate Split Scimitar® Winglets in Russian Federation

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Russia's Yakutia Airlines is the first airline in the Russian Federation to install and operate...


May 04, 2016, 04:58 ET NewGen Airways the First to Operate Split Scimitar™ Winglets in Asia

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Thailand's NewGen Airways is the first airline in Asia to install and operate with Split Scimitar ...


Aug 27, 2015, 12:20 ET GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes Orders Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar™ Winglets for Boeing Next-Generation 737-800s

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes Airlines has ordered Split Scimitar Winglets for 15 of its Boeing...


Oct 14, 2014, 07:49 ET Luxair Orders Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar™ Winglets for Boeing Next-Generation 737-800s

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


Oct 10, 2014, 12:38 ET No Drag on Split Scimitar™ Winglet Developments

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that it has received FAA Supplemental Type Certification (STC) covering the installation of Split...


Feb 21, 2014, 06:00 ET 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 Boeing...


Feb 06, 2014, 01:00 ET 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 Winglets to ...


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 737-800...


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 737-800...


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 Alaska ...


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 by Copa...


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, 10:00 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 order...


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 767-300ER...


Jan 16, 2013, 04:17 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 Aviation...