Monthly Archives: April 2016

St Helena Airport Opening Postponed

On April 26 the St Helena Government confirmed that further safety and operational work is required prior to the official opening of the island’s new … More ››

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Oslo New Terminal ‘On Track’

With one year to go before the grand opening of the new Oslo Airport, the operator, Avinor, has said the project is “on track.” The … More ››

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Munich Opens Satellite Terminal

Munich Airport’s new satellite terminal was declared operational on April 26. The airport was disrupted by strike action that day but the new facility still … More ››

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Philippine Airlines Finalizes Order for the A350 XWB

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has finalized a purchase agreement with Airbus covering the firm order of six A350-900s, plus six options. The contract firms up a … More ››

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Emergency Terminal Built by Quiport

The city of Manta, Ecuador, lost its air links with the rest of the country after the area was struck by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake … More ››

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Garuda goes Neo

Garuda Indonesia has placed a firm order for 14 Airbus A330-900neos. The deal, signed in London on April 19 in the presence of Indonesian President … More ››

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TAP Upgrades

Lisbon-based TAP Portugal has contracted Airbus to complete comprehensive cabin upgrades across its A330 and A320 Family fleets. The deal, signed at the Aircraft Interiors … More ››

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Latin Consolidation

LATAM Airlines Group has confirmed plans to consolidate its air freight divisions into one single brand – LATAM Cargo. The new group will unite LAN … More ››

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United Outlines Fleet Changes

United Airlines is accelerating the retirement of its Boeing 747-400s with the entire fleet to be phased out by the end of 2018.  To fill … More ››

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New Recruitment Drive for easyJet

British low-cost carrier easyJet has launched a new recruitment programme aimed at adding up to 450 new pilots.  This includes 400 new cadet pilot positions, … More ››

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