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Impact Shorts 330 from Air Cargo Carriers; Two dead

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A turboprop Shorts SD-330 owned by Air Cargo Carriers, in the service of UPS Cargo, struck the ground early in the morning on Friday, May 5 during the landing at Charleston-Yeager Airport with two pilots on board. According to witnesses, flight 2Q1260 from Louisville struck the left wing against the runway, from where it subsequently toured and hit the trees, bursting into flames. The information was confirmed by the Federal Aviation Administration. (www.transponder1200.com) Más...

Avianca es reconocida como la segunda mejor aerolínea del mundo

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Avianca was exalted by consumers of the Organization of Consumers and Users OCU, as the second best airline in the world. More than 11,000 passengers from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Italy, Portugal and Spain valued their experience on more than 20,000 flights in 2016, qualifying the Avianca service as the second with the highest standards of quality and service. Passengers surveyed assessed the billing / check-in, boarding, punctuality, staff treatment, space and entertainment… (www.transponder1200.com) Más...

Oman Air incorpora a su flota un nuevo Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

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La incorporación de este nuevo Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner se encuadra en el plan de expansión de la flota de Oman Air. Un ambicioso proyecto con aumento de la flota y de la red de destinos de la aerolínea para proporcionar a sus clientes la mejor experiencia a bordo de los pasajeros. En lo que va de año, Oman Air ha recibido varios aviones Boeing 737-800, así como 787-9. (noticiasaereas.com) Más...

Video: American Airlines suspende tripulante involucrado en lío con pasajeros

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American Airlines anunció que suspendió de manera indefinida al tripulante de cabina involucrado en un lío con un pasajero el pasado viernes 21 de abril durante la finalización del proceso de embarque del vuelo AA591 en el Aeropuerto Internacional de San Francisco. De acuerdo con las versiones, toda la confusión a bordo fue motivada por una carreola, objeto no permitido en la cabina. (www.transponder1200.com) Más...

Pelita Air Services firma carta de intención por el Airbus A400M

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Pelita Air Services, compañía que representa un consorcio de empresas que participan en la industria aeroespacial de Indonesia, ha firmado con Airbus Defence & Space una carta de intención (LOI, en inglés) para adquisición de unidades del Airbus A400M Atlas, carguero táctico desarrollado por la Unión Europea. (www.transponder1200.com) Más...

Las decisiones de Donald Trump afectan los vuelos de Emirates

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Emirates ha catalogado como un “deterioro significativo” la disminución de vuelos desde Medio Oriente hacia los Estados Unidos, haciendo responsable de este efecto a la administración del presidente norteamericano Donald Trump que desde el pasado 20 de enero – cuando asumió el cargo – la demanda de viajes se ha debilitado. (www.transponder1200.com) Más...

China Aircraft Leasing anuncia compra de un nuevo Airbus A320ceo

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China Aircraft Leasing Group (CALC) anunció que finalizó un acuerdo de compra con el fabricante Airbus para otro avión Airbus A320ceo, adicional al pedido realizado el pasado 3 de abril por otras tres unidades del avión. Las primeras entregas están previstas para el cuarto trimestre de este año. A respecto del acuerdo, Mike Poon, Director General de China Aircraft Leasing Group, comentó: CALC continúa ampliando la flota para apoyar nuestra estrategia de crecimiento sostenido y de globalización.… (www.transponder1200.com) Más...

El Airbus A350-1000 finaliza los test de agua en Istres, Francia.

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El Airbus A350-1000 sigue su fase de pruebas con el test de agua para obtener la certificación final y poder empezar a operar vuelos comerciales con pasajeros. (noticiasaereas.com) Más...

On Location: Interview with Iran Air CEO on New Airbus and Boeing Orders

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January 12, 2017 was a memorable day in Iranian aviation history, as Iran Air took delivery of its first brand-new jetliner since 1994. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

Iran Air to Take Delivery of its First Brand-New Airbus Jetliner

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Iran Air is about to take delivery of its first brand-new Airbus jetliner in over three decades, with a delivery ceremony to be held in the coming days. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

United Airlines’ 2017 Fleet Plan

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From scimitar winglets to more slimline seats to aircraft retirements, we break down what planned changes are coming to the United Airlines fleet in 2017. It is important to note that this information is tentative and can change (airwaysmag.com) Más...

GreenAir Dominicana

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Nueva línea aérea eco turística Nace como una novedad en Republica Dominica Amigable con el medio ambiente Tours aéreo sobre áreas protejidas y parques nacionales Flygreenair@gmail.com 1-849-207-1966 (www.greenair.com.do) Más...

Crash AeroSucre Boeing 727

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Registration HK4544 B727 Aerosucre all crash videos Colombia (www.youtube.com) Más...

Aerolíneas Argentinas comprará 20 aviones Boeing y ahorrá dinero

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Aerolíneas Argentinas ratificó la compra de 20 nuevos aviones marca Boeing, que había firmado hace dos años, pero modificó el pedido original. Con el nuevo acuerdo se comprarán nueve unidades modelo 737-800 y 11 del nuevo modelo 737 Max. (www.clarin.com) Más...

Así es el nuevo avión de guerra de Estados Unidos fabricado por Boeing

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Boeing y su socio Saab anunciaron hoy el primer vuelo del nuevo caza de entrenamiento militar T-X, diseñado específicamente de acuerdo con los requerimientos de entrenamiento de las Fuerzas Aéreas estadounidenses. Este es un paso más de Boeing y Saab de obtener un contrato con la Fuerza Aérea estadounidense valorado en 11.000 millones de dólares para el entrenamiento de vuelos de aviones tipo caza. (www.apertura.com) Más...

El avión del Ejército que cayó en Los Polvorines

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Un avión del Ejército se estrelló esta mañana en la localidad de Los Polvorines, muy cerca de viviendas y un supermercado, y sus dos tripulantes murieron en el acto. El avión, un Mohawk Grumman, acababa de despegar para realizar un vuelo de reconocimiento y al parecer se produjeron fallas técnicas que causaron su caída en un pequeño descampado de Los Polvorines. (edant.clarin.com) Más...

First visit to Tenerife Alitalia, in the history of this airport

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On October 30, 2016, it had an important event Tenerife Airport North, as I visit for the first time in its history the Italian company ALITALIA, and will continue the winter season visiting it every Saturday and Sunday happy flights Manuel EstevezR (es.flightaware.com) Más...

New Plane to Avianca

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Technical stop in GCTS by continue flight to Colombia (flightaware.com) Más...

Primera visita a GCTS

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Primera visita a GCTS de este A319 de Austrian Airlines con la nueva librea de la compañía. (flightaware.com) Más...

incidente en la pista del aeropuerto internacional de merida, mexico MID

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la falta de precacuacion del controlador de trafico aereo por poco causa un accidente entre dos aviones en la misma pista en el aeropuerto internacional de Merida Yucatan Mexico MID (yucatan.com.mx) Más...

Hércules C130 remodelación a nuevo

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Remodelación Hércules que participó en la guerra de Malvinas. (www.clarin.com) Más...

Pilotos cantores

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Dejaron sin frecuencia al aeropuerto por descuido en la radio (www.infobae.com) Más...

London’s Gatwick airport implements tech program

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In what is claimed to be a world first for an airport, Gatwick has installed 2,000 indoor navigation beacons to make it easier for passengers to find their way around and avoid missing flights. (www.airguideonline.com) Más...

Qatar Airways wants to buy a 10% stake in American Airlines

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American Airlines on Thursday said it received an unsolicited notice from Qatar Airways to make a "significant investment." (www.businessinsider.com) Más...

Qatar Airways wants to buy a 10% stake in American Airlines

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American Airways on Thursday said it received an unsolicited notice from Qatar Airways to make a “significant investment,” amounting to 10% of public shares. In a regulatory filing , American Air said it had also notified the federal government as required for larger mergers and acquisitions. (www.airlineboarding.com) Más...

Passengers cheer as woman is escorted off Manchester flight forced into an emergency landing

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Cheering passengers filmed the moment a woman was escorted off a Manchester holiday flight – after the plane had been forced to make an emergency landing. The easyJet service from Manchester to Antalya, in Turkey, landed at Stansted after complaints that a female passenger was ‘shouting and swearing’. (www.aviationfigure.com) Más...

Airbus and Boeing are betting on the future of aviation at the Paris Air show

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Airbus is betting on big jets as the future of aviation, while rival Boeing is gambling on... (www.airguideonline.com) Más...

Boeing raises its current market outlook to 41.030 new aircraft over the next 20 years

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Boeing says that the next 20 years will require 41,030 new aircraft. The company has raised its forecast for new aircraft to 41,030 for the next 20 years, which worth 6.1 trillion dollars. (www.airlinerpulse.com) Más...

Etihad ‘Improves Value Proposition’ for Passengers by Introducing New Charges, Cuts Services

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Etihad Airways latest cost-cutting scheme will see business and first class passengers have to pay for limo services (www.paddleyourownkanoo.com) Más...

Beijing's New Mega Airport Will Challenge Air China's Dominance

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Like ancient warlords, China’s three biggest airlines have dominated their regional cities: Air China Ltd. controlling Beijing, China Eastern Airlines Corp. holding sway in the financial center of Shanghai, and China Southern Airlines Co. ruling the roost down in export gateway Guangzhou. Until now. Rising on a plain south of Beijing is a mega airport that is about to change the balance, bringing all three head to head in the capital as it becomes the world’s biggest aviation hub. (www.aviationrepublic.com) Más...

Etihad scraps free chauffeur service for business, first class

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From July 3, only travellers in Etihad's AS380 Residence suites will be eligible for a free ride. (www.ausbt.com.au) Más...

Airbus predicts commercial aviation market over the next 20 years

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Additional need of 530,000 pilots and 550,000 technicians with services to grow... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Más...

GE is working on a massive 3D printer for jet engine parts

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3D printing is coming of age in numerous ways. On a large scale, MIT researchers built a 50-foot-wide, 12-foot tall igloo in just 13 hours. They've also debuted the first completely 3D-printed rocket engine. On a much smaller level, our own Sean Buckley printed a little d-pad for his Nintendo Switch, while medical researchers have produced a 3D-printed patch that can heal scarred heart tissue. Now we're seeing this technology coming to the industrial world with a new laser-powered metal 3D… (www.engadget.com) Más...

F-16 Jet Catches Fire at Houston Airport

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Officials say an F-16 fighter jet caught fire while attempting to take off at Ellington Airport in Houston and the pilot ejected. (www.nbcnews.com) Más...

Incident: Air Canada B777 near Frankfurt on Jun 15th 2017, smell of smoke in cabin

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An Air Canada Boeing 777-300, registration C-FNNU performing flight AC-891 from Rome Fiumicino (Italy) to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 329 people on board, was enroute at FL320 about 120nm south of Frankfurt/Main (Germany) when the crew decided to divert to Frankfurt reporting smell of smoke in the cabin (avherald.com) Más...

Lockheed Unveils New Super Versatile Special Operations C-130 Variant

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While the Queen of The Skies will be fading as a passenger platform, Lockheed's airborne 'Swiss Army Knife' goes on. Meanwhile, the US Forest Service has withdrawn a $65M line item to convert older C-130s to firefighting aerial tankers. (www.thedrive.com) Más...

Allegiant Air launching 8 new nonstop flights from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

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Low-cost airline Allegiant Air will now be taking off for eight additional destinations from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. The eight new routes include flights to major Midwest destinations Indianapolis, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Louisville, Omaha and St. Louis/Belleville as well as Boise, Idaho and Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida. (www.bizjournals.com) Más...

PAS 2017 Analysis: 737 MAX 10 Success De-Risks Boeing NMA Timeline

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As Boeing launched the 737 MAX 10 with a blockbuster 350 orders, commitments, and conversions over days one and two of the 2017 Paris Air Show, the Chicago-based manufacturer also took the time to provide further clarity on its future solution for the so-called middle of market (MOM) space. After a briefing by Mike Delaney, Boeing’s VP & General Manager of Airplane Development, it is becoming clear that Boeing is edging ever closer to formally launching a new mid-sized airplane (NMA) for… (airwaysmag.com) Más...

The Introduction of the Boeing 737 MAX10.

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Just this week at the Paris Airshow, Boeing officially announced the development of the 737 MAX10, the 13th model of the 737 family. This is in their continued attempt to try and compete with the A320CEO/NEO family, with United Airlines already ordering 100 out of the current 240 orders for them. (money.cnn.com) Más...

Aireon global tracking gaining speed, but still on the runway

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Thoma said it takes roughly 45 days from launch until the ADS-B payloads are turned over to Aireon. He said the company needs the next five to six launches complete before it can begin offering a service called GlobalBeacon with FlightAware, a flight-tracking-data company. GlobalBeacon uses Aireon’s space-based ADS-B to track aircraft every minute, and enables aircraft to meet the International Civil Aviation Organization’s upcoming Global Aeronautical Distress Safety System (GADSS) standards.… (spacenews.com) Más...

WIZZ Air Signs Contract For 10 Additional Airbus A321ceo Aircraft

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Wizz Air Holdings Plc with its subsidiary, Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, has signed a firm contract for 10 A321ceos. The aircraft will be powered by IAE International Aero Engines AG’s V2500. (www.airbus.com) Más...

Hi Fly Places Its First Direct Firm Order From Airbus

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Hi Fly, a Portuguese airline specialising in worldwide widebody aircraft wet leasing, has placed its first direct firm order with Airbus for two A330-200s. Hi Fly is an all-Airbus operator and the two additional A330s will join its existing fleet of 14 Airbus widebody aircraft. The new A330s will feature a two class cabin layout, seating 18 passengers in business and 256 in econom (www.airbus.com) Más...

Boeing, Copa Airlines Announce Selection of 15 737 MAX 10s

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Copa Airlines today announced an order for 15 737 MAX 10s at the 2017 Paris Airshow. With this announcement, Copa is one of the launch customers for the 737 MAX 10 airplane and will be the first airline in Latin America to operate the newest addition to the 737 MAX family. (boeing.mediaroom.com) Más...

Boeing, Xiamen Airlines Sign Memorandum of Understanding for 10 737 MAX 10 Airplanes

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Xiamen Airlines announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the 2017 Paris Air Show today for 10 737 MAX 10 airplanes, valued at $1.2 billion at list prices. (boeing.mediaroom.com) Más...

Boeing, Malaysia Airlines Announce Order for 10 737 MAX 10 Airplanes

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Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Malaysia Airlines Berhad (Malaysia Airlines) today announced an order for 10 737 MAX 10s, valued at $1.25 billion at list prices, at the Paris Air Show. (boeing.mediaroom.com) Más...

Boeing, Donghai Airlines Announce Selection of 10 737 MAX 10 Airplanes

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Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Donghai Airlines today announced the airline's decision to convert 10 737 MAXs on order to 737 MAX 10s at the 2017 Paris Air Show. (boeing.mediaroom.com) Más...

Airbus imagines a faster helicopter with wings

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Airbus has showed off a new helicopter concept at the Paris Airshow that could give operators everything they want: speed, versatility and economy. The Racer (rapid and cost-effective rotorcraft) features a main rotor like a regular helicopter, but uses pusher propellers to accelerate it forward and a new "box-wing" system for extra lift. As a result, it'll power along at up to 400 km/h (250 mph) while being able to take off on a dime like a regular chopper. (www.engadget.com) Más...

Boeing, Mauritania Airlines Announce Order for One 737 MAX 8

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Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Mauritania Airlines today announced an order for one 737 MAX 8 airplane at the 2017 Paris Air Show. (boeing.mediaroom.com) Más...