Novedades y titulares ✈ General ✈ Las preferidas (24 hours)

Video: The Death and Life of Helicopter Commuting

Enviado
 
Fifty years ago, a helicopter company called New York Airways whisked passengers from the rooftop of the iconic Pan Am Building in midtown Manhattan to any city airport in just 10 minutes. (www.youtube.com) Más...

Qantas uses 747 to deliver extra fuel to Auckland

Enviado
 
Qantas has ferried extra fuel from Sydney to Auckland on a Boeing 747-400 as part of efforts to minimise disruption due to fuel shortages at the airport. (australianaviation.com.au) Más...

American Airlines Is Totally in Love With Its New $2.5 Billion Hub - Here's Why

Enviado
 
When Charlotte Douglas International Airport announced last month that it would spend $70 million to renovate Concourse B, one of the two concourses used exclusively by hub carrier American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL - Get Report) , the news wasn't exactly earth-shattering. (www.thestreet.com) Más...

Amtrak, with former Delta CEO at helm, wants to remind travelers how much they despise flying

Enviado
 
Richard Anderson knows exactly why so many people hate air travel. And as the former chief executive of Delta Air Lines Inc., he appears ready to exploit each of those pain points in his new role as president and co-CEO of Amtrak. The railroad has launched a new advertising campaign focused heavily on why so many airlines have been despised by so many for so long. (www.dallasnews.com) Más...

Auckland Airport Fuel Shortage Prompts Scores of Cancellations

Enviado
 
A damaged pipeline has led to rationing by the oil company supplying New Zealand’s Auckland Airport with jet fuel, prompting delays and cancellations on scores of flights operating out of the country’s biggest airport. (atwonline.com) Más...

Azul Leases Five Airbus A330-900neos From Avolon

Enviado
 
Brazil's Azul has agreed to lease five Airbus A330-900neos from Avolon, to further expand the airline's network to the USA and Europe. (www.flightglobal.com) Más...

Japan Airlines Announce Order for Four Additional Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners

Enviado
 
Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Japan Airlines (JAL) announced an order today for four 787-8 Dreamliners. The order, which was previously listed on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website, attributed to an unidentified customer, is valued at more than $900 million at current list prices and will expand JAL's Dreamliner fleet to 49 airplanes. (boeing.mediaroom.com) Más...

PICTURE: First Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Breaks Cover

Enviado
 
Qantas’s first Boeing 787-9 has emerged from the manufacturer’s paint shop, resplendent in the carrier’s new ‘Silveroo’ livery. (www.flightglobal.com) Más...

Three Boeing 747s Offered For Public Auction On China's eBay-Like Website

Enviado
 
Ever wanted to own your own private jet? That may now be possible, given that a number are now up for auction in China, it's reported. Three Boeing 747s have landed on the auction arm of Taobao, China's leading eBay-like service. (www.bbc.com) Más...

Ryanair to Take $30 Million Hit From Flight Cancellations

Enviado
 
Irish LCC Ryanair estimates that crew-related cancellations over the next six weeks will cost around €25 million ($29.9 million), with CEO Michael O’Leary describing the situation as “a mess of our own making.” (atwonline.com) Más...

Airbus Foresees More China Airbus A330 Orders

Enviado
 
Airbus expects Chinese carriers to place orders for more A330 aircraft as a result of domestic capacity upgauging, says its chief operating officer and president of commercial aircraft Fabrice Bregier. (www.flightglobal.com) Más...