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What Really Happened to Malaysia’s Missing Airplane

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Five years ago, the flight vanished into the Indian Ocean. Officials on land know more about why than they dare to say. Squawk poster note (frank1711) I know there have been many articles & posts about MH370 but this Atlantic article covers it all & covers the problems with the Malaysian government. (www.theatlantic.com) Más...

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FAA identifies new potential risk on 737 MAX

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The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has identified a new potential risk that Boeing Co must address on its 737 MAX before the grounded jet can return to service, the agency told Reuters on Wednesday. The risk was discovered during a simulator test last week, sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. As a result, Boeing is not expected to run a certification test flight until at least July 8, they said. "On the most recent issue, the FAA’s process is designed to discover and… (www.msn.com) Más...

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Dutch investigators name 4 suspects in #MH17 shootdown

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Dutch investigators have named four people they say are responsible for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur in 2014. Three Russians and a Ukrainian have been charged with bringing a missile into the area in eastern Ukraine and with murdering 298 passengers and crew. International arrest warrants have been issued for the four men. Flight MH17, A Boeing 777-200, was shot down by Pro-Russian Rebel forces over the Donetsk region of Ukraine. It was fired… (www.airlive.net) Más...

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Airbus Vows to Challenge the Secret Boeing 737 MAX Deal that Stunned the Paris Air Show

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Airbus SE vowed to put up a fight to undo a $24 billion deal landed by rival Boeing Co. for 737 Max planes that proved to be the sales coup of this year’s Paris Air Show. (fortune.com) Más...

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Air Peace plane overshoots runway at Port Harcourt airport (737-500)

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An airline, Air Peace, on Saturday reportedly overshot the runway and skidded into the bush at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa in Rivers State. The incident, which was said to have happened about 4pm, caused panic among airport officials. (punchng.com) Más...

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TAP Air Portugal Continues US Expansion: Inaugurates San Francisco

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On June 10th, 2019, TAP Air Portugal inaugurated service between San Francisco International (SFO) and Lisbon. TAP is now the only airline that provides year-round service between the U.S. west coast and Portugal. Today, SFO became the airline’s eighth North American destination, joining Chicago and Washington-Dulles, both also added in June, New York-JFK, Newark, Boston, Miami, and Toronto, Canada. Frequency to existing destinations has also increased. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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History of MCAS development

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Early in the development of the 737 MAX, engineers gathered at Boeing’s transonic wind tunnel in Seattle to test the jet’s aerodynamics using a scale model with a wingspan comparable to that of an eagle. The testing in 2012, with air flow approaching the speed of sound, allowed engineers to analyze how the airplane’s aerodynamics would handle a range of extreme maneuvers. When the data came back, according to an engineer involved in the testing, it was clear there was an issue to address.… (www.seattletimes.com) Más...

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American announces schedule of final MD-80 flights

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Cue the tears! American Airlines has officially released a timetable detailing the final flights of its MD-80 fleet. (www.gatechecked.com) Más...

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Air China Boeing 777-300 ended on the grass during taxi at Frankfurt Airport

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Air China Boeing 777-300 performing flight #CA965 from Beijing ended with front and main gears on the grass beneath taxiway “Uniform”. The Boeing 777-300 (reg. B-2036) had to be towed on pavement surface. (www.airlive.net) Más...

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JetBlue Orders 13 Airbus A321XLR Aircraft to Support Its Focus City Strategy with Transatlantic Flying

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JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced it is converting 13 aircraft in its existing Airbus A321neo order book to the XLR version for delivery scheduled to begin in 2023. The aircraft will support JetBlue’s focus city strategy by allowing the airline to implement further expansion to additional European destinations from Boston and New York, while also providing added fuel efficiency. (mediaroom.jetblue.com) Más...

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Airbus Says It Must Slash A350 Costs to Win Wide-Body Price War

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Airbus SE is looking to cut manufacturing costs for wide-body jets including its latest A350 model as competition with Boeing Co. forces down prices and weighs on margins. A review of the company’s jetliner plants is geared toward identifying inefficiencies and legacy industrial quirks, Michael Schöllhorn, the chief operating officer at the commercial-plane arm, who is leading the study, said in an interview. (www.bloomberg.com) Más...

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FAA prohibits US carriers from flying over Iranian airspace

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The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. operators from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions. (uk.reuters.com) Más...

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Eighteen British tourists kicked off plane in Israel after one threatened to blow it up

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A group of 18 British tourists were thrown off a plane in Israel after one of them allegedly threatened to blow up the aircraft. One of the passengers, who were all men, was led away by security forces after being ejected from the British Airways jet at Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv. Some of the group are also alleged to have made antisemitic jokes about other passengers after boarding the flight to London Heathrow on Sunday. “After they sat down on the plane, one of the members of the group… (www.msn.com) Más...

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Airbus founding father and visionary, Roger Béteille, passes away at 97

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Airbus is saddened that one of its founding fathers, Roger Béteille, who not only shaped Airbus’ first commercial aircraft – the A300B – but also Airbus Industrie, passed away on 14 June at the age of 97. Born in Aveyron, France, in 1921, Roger Béteille studied at Supaéro in Toulouse before joining France’s SNCASE, which later became Sud Aviation, in 1943. He received his pilot’s licence in 1945, becoming thereafter flight test engineer in 1952. He was part of the flight test team on the… (www.aviation24.be) Más...

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'Sully' Sullenberger says he struggled to recover Boeing 737 MAX in flight simulation

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Washington (CNN)The pilot who orchestrated the dramatic plane landing in the Hudson River 10 years ago told a congressional panel Wednesday that he can "see how crews could have run out of time" during the recent Boeing 737 MAX crashes after he struggled to recover the plane in a simulator running recreations of the doomed flights. "I recently experienced all these warnings in a 737 MAX flight simulator during recreations of the accident flights. Even knowing what was going to… (www.cnn.com) Más...

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Bombardier sells CRJ line

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Today, June 25th 2019, Bombardier Aerospace has signed a deal to sell the Canadair Regional Jet program to Mitsubishi. The deal worth $550 Million is for the sale of all maintenance support services, marketing and sales, and refurbishments. The sale also includes the support facilities located in Montreal, Toronto, Bridgeport West Virginia and Tucson Arizona. The only facility Bombardier will be keeping from the CRJ line for the time being is the plant where the CRJ is currently built in Mirabel… (www.youtube.com) Más...

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Bombardier sells regional jet program to Misubishi

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Bombardier Inc. announced Tuesday a deal to sell its regional jet program to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for US$550 million. (globalnews.ca) Más...

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Airbus Family Video

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Celebrating 50 years since its creation, Airbus conducted a formation flight that included representatives from each of its in-production commercial jetliner families – the A220, A320, A330, A350 XWB and A380 – along with the company’s BelugaXL airlifter. (www.youtube.com) Más...

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Airbus Forecasts Need For 7000 A220’s In The Next 20 Years

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Airbus has made a mammoth prediction that the global market will need over 7,000 Airbus A220 regional aircraft across the next 20 years. (simpleflying.com) Más...

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Report: Dubai plane that crashed followed others too closely

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A plane involved in a fatal crash that killed four people working on improvements at Dubai International Airport had followed other larger aircraft landing there too closely as air traffic controllers offered inconsistent warnings about the hazard, a preliminary investigative report released Sunday found. The May 16 crash of the Diamond DA62 saw the aircraft roll upside-down in air and smash into a park near the airport at high speed, killing the three Britons and one South African on board,… (www.yahoo.com) Más...

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Frontier Could Disrupt Transatlantic Flights With Airbus A321XLR Purchase

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At this time, Frontier flies to destinations in the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean and Canada. While no new routes have yet been announced, it’s exciting to imagine the possibilities for this low-cost carrier. With the acquisition of the A321XLR, Frontier will have the ability to take on transatlantic routes to the U.K. and Western continental Europe. From Frontier’s main hub in Denver, Colorado we can see that many transatlantic destinations are within reach: (simpleflying.com) Más...

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Boeing Forced to Store Grounded 737 Max Planes on Employee Parking Lots

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The company has so many planes awaiting repairs at its Washington State facility that it's quickly running out of room. (www.thedrive.com) Más...

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UAL 378 in Omaha with a fuel leak...

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UAL 378, operating LAX-EWR, diverted to OMA with a fuel leak. Appears to be N58101, a 752. Plane landed safely 21:19 CDT but can't get the fuel to stop leaking from the left side. They shut off both engines and the APU with no effect. Captain is opening the doors because the fumes are very strong throughout the plane. Indication is that they are going to bus people to the terminal. UAL Omaha ops has already closed for the evening. (www.liveatc.net) Más...

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Two Eurofighter Typhoons collide during exercise in Germany

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Two fighter jets collided during an exercise over northeastern Germany on Monday afternoon. One of two pilots who ejected survived and one died. See also (German language): https://www.spiegel.de/politik/deutschland/eurofighter-absturz-in-mecklenburg-ursachensuche-nach-fataler-kampfuebung-a-1274124.html (www.bbc.com) Más...

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Delta to expand facial recognition tech to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport

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Delta Airlines, in partnership with the Customs and Border Protection (CBP), is expanding its facial recognition software to another airport. This time they are headed to Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport (MSP). (www.gatechecked.com) Más...

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This is a nightmare’: A woman fell asleep mid-flight and woke up trapped in a dark plane alone

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When Tiffani O’Brien opened her eyes, she was still in the same place she fell asleep — strapped into her seat aboard an Air Canada flight bound for Toronto. Only, something wasn’t right. The entire plane was empty, O’Brien wrote in a Facebook post shared last week by her friend on her behalf. She was “freezing cold” and sitting in “complete darkness.” It was around midnight and her flight, which left Quebec City that evening, had landed hours earlier. (www.msn.com) Más...

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Lockheed Martin unveils plans for quiet supersonic passenger airplane

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It's still at the conceptual stage, but a new supersonic airplane design unveiled this week by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics could be the clearest indication yet that we're on the brink of a new golden age of super-fast air travel. The Quiet Supersonic Technology Airliner, a sleek twin-engined jet plane that will carry up to 40 passengers at speeds of Mach 1.8, was revealed on Wednesday at an American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics conference in Dallas. Though still a ways off… (www.msn.com) Más...

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American tentatively plans the last McDonnell Douglas MD-80 revenue flight for September 4

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The special flight, renumbered flight AA 80, is scheduled to operate between Dallas/Fort Worth and Chicago (O’Hare). American currently operates one DC-9-82 (N501AA) and 27 DC-9-83s. The carrier operated 362 at its peak. The MD-80 fleet was never repainted in the new livery because of the pending retirement. (worldairlinenews.com) Más...

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United 757-200 suffers significant fuselage damage after hard landing in Newark

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A United Airlines 757-200 performing flight UA627 from Denver (DEN) to Newark (EWR) suffered a hard landing, resulting in the aircraft partially skidding off the runway. The fuselage just above the nose gear also suffered significant damage during the ordeal. (www.gatechecked.com) Más...

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Iran shot down a Navy Grumman RF-4 drone

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The RQ-4 is slow and has no countermeasures to protect itself so if it goes inside enemy airspace just a couple of miles it is dead meat. What was the rationiale by DOD, USAF and Navy to spend billions on something that can´t gather intel beyond a mere 50-80 nautical miles. SEVEN DECADES AGO the Soviet Union had already developed SAM missiles capable to shoot down anything above FL 50K: on May Day 1960 Gary Powers' U2 was shot down deep inside Russian airspace. Two years later Maj. Rudolph… (www.wired.com) Más...

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PAS19: American Airlines Orders 50 Airbus A321XLRs

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American Airlines has found the replacement for its Boeing 757-200 fleet. Today, the airline placed an order for 50 Airbus A321XLR aircraft. The agreement between the Dallas/Ft. Worth-based carrier and Airbus states that 30 of these A321XLR aircraft are from slots originally assigned to AA’s previous A321neo order. The remaining 20 planes will be firm commitments. With this order registered into Airbus’ backlog, American Airlines has 115 Airbus A321neos and A321XLRs on order—more than enough to… (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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400+ 737 MAX pilots sue Boeing over ‘unprecedented cover-up’ that led to crashes & grounding

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A class-action lawsuit against Boeing reportedly accuses the US aviation giant of covering up the faulty sensor issue and keeping pilots in the dark about the feature in the pursuit of quick returns. (www.rt.com) Más...

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Mitsubishi Confirms Acquisition Of Canadair Regional Jets From Bombardier

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Bombardier is about to complete its departure out of commercial aviation manufacturing through a full acquisition deal from Mitsubishi Heavy Jets (MHI) for its Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) program. MHI will acquire Bombardier’s regional jet program for a cash consideration of $550 million USD, payable to Bombardier upon closing, and the assumption by MHI of liabilities amounting to approximately $200 million USD. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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Boeing To Use Computer Simulations Instead of Physical Certification Tests For Some Aircraft

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First reported by Reuters, in an ironic twist, Boeing wants to skip some physical certification tests and use only simulations. The airplane manufacturer is looking at "reducing the scope and duration of certain costly physical tests used to certify the planemaker's new aircraft," Reuters first reported over the weekend. The manufacturer wants to switch to software-based trials for things such as wing load testing, "instead of doing things like bending actual, and highly… (www.theregister.co.uk) Más...

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PAS19: NAC Boosts A220 Program, Flynas Joins in on XLR Success

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On the fourth day of the Paris Airshow 2019, Airbus has scored more orders for it’s recently launched A321XLR, as well as for their A220s. Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for 20 A220s. NAC also signed a large order with ATR during day two. One of the largest orders of the show. NAC has over 76 airline partners worldwide, where their aircraft are leased to, on long term leases. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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Swiss climbers who landed plane on Mont Blanc risk fine of . . . €38 - The Local

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Swiss climbers who landed plane on Mont Blanc risk fine of . . . €38 - The Local (www.thelocal.fr) Más...

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PAS19: Day Four Recap - Airbus Sells 400+ Planes, Overall Orders Decay

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The final day of trading comes to an end at Le Bourget. Airways covered, nonstop, all the press conferences and announcements that took place since early morning on June 17 until today. The 53rd International Paris Air Show (#PAS19) is the world’s largest aviation exhibition. This year’s event was expected to bring orders, announcements, and heated press conferences. Overall, it was a lukewarm show with only a handful of significant surprises. Here's a full summary. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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Photos: Delta Completes First Boeing 767-400 Cabin Refurbishment

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The first Delta Air Lines (DL) Boeing 767-400(ER) to feature its latest DeltaOne Business Class product has completed interior modifications in Guangzhou, China. The refurbished 767-400(ER) will fly in a four-class configuration with 34 DeltaOne suites, 20 Delta Premium Select, 28 Delta Comfort+, and 156 Main Cabin seats. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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Airbus A220 gains increased flight range

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The A220 aircraft's reach will increase by opening up new route possibilities for airlines around the world... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Más...

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Fly passport free between Canada and the Netherlands? It’s happening.

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Soon some travellers will be able to travel between Canada and the Netherlands without showing their passports. (globalnews.ca) Más...

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Physical Pilot Strength Delaying Boeing 737 MAX Re-entry To Service

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Pilot strength could be delaying the Boeing 737 MAX’s re-entry to service. Reports have suggested that some pilots may not have the strength to operate the trim wheel in emergencies. (simpleflying.com) Más...

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Emirates turns billboards into school backpacks and reusable bags

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Airline launched an innovative recycling project to celebrate World Environment Day... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Más...

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French Ministry of Armed Forces advances development of Light Helicopter Joint

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By anticipating the launch of the program, it will be possible for the delivery of the first H160M to the French Armed Forces to be advanced by 2026... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Más...

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PAS19: Indigo Partners Sign Memorandum of Understanding for 50 A321XLRs

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Indigo Partners have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus for 50 A321XLR aircraft, which it says it will spread out across their airlines. (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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Fine fragrance in the air! Delta's new on-board kits

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Delta introduces convenience kits that reduce environmental impact... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Más...

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LATAM announces 5 new daily flights to Ceara, Brazil

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Package is a counterpart of the ICMS reduction agreement and extends the operation of LATAM in the state from 20 to 25 daily frequencies... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Más...

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Bombardier’s Global 7500 versus the Gulfstream G650ER

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The battle between Gulfstream and Bombardier at the top end of the business jet market has become more fierce. (airinsight.com) Más...

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PAS19: Qantas Signs Agreement for 36 A321XLR Aircraft

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Australian carrier Qantas as announced today that it will be backing Airbus with an agreement for 36 of the newly launched A321XLR (airwaysmag.com) Más...

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Captain Sullenberger tells Congress, Boeing 737 Max crashes "should never have happened"

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"These crashes are demonstrable evidence that our current system of aircraft design and certification has failed us. These accidents should never have happened," (www.cbsnews.com) Más...

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British Airways retires its remaining Boeing 777-200s, seeks more Airbus A380

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British Airways is planning to retire its three remaining Boeing 777-200 in the last quarter of 2020 and considering to add more Airbus A380. All three 777-200 of the IAG subsidiary are 24-year-old and have been operated by the British carrier since they were delivered to the operator by the American aircraft manufacturer in 1995. British Airways currently operates its Boeing 777-200s between London Heathrow and New York JFK and Boston on the east coast of the United States as well as Dubai… (airlinerwatch.com) Más...

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