Monthly Archives: December 2016

Boeing Delivers 500th 787 Dreamliner

Boeing has delivered the 500th 787 Dreamliner, a 787-8 to Avianca, marking another milestone in the programme’s history. “Achieving 500 deliveries – the fastest to … More ››

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Christmas Strike Action by BA Cabin Crew Suspended

Strike action by British Airways cabin crew set to take place over the Christmas holiday has been suspended says the Unite union. Unite’s cabin crew … More ››

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New Uniform for Iberia Ground Staff

Iberia Airport Services unveiled a new staff uniform on December 21. A photo-shoot to mark the occasion was held on the apron of its hub … More ››

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First Munich Arrival for Lufthansa A350-900

The first Lufthansa Airbus A350-900 landed at its home airport of Munich airport on December 21. The airline will base ten A350-900s at its Bavarian … More ››

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Flybe to Make Heathrow Schedule Debut

European regional carrier Flybe is to operate it first scheduled services from Heathrow next year. The move will provide more than 40 scheduled flights a … More ››

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Lufthansa and Pilots’ Union Agree on Arbitration for Wage Settlement

Lufthansa and the pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) have agreed to approach a mediator for the collective wage settlement together. On December 15, the negotiating … More ››

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New Start for Famous JFK Terminal Building

On December 15 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, together with the hotel investment firm MCR, broke ground on the conversion plan to rehabilitate the legendary … More ››

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Stansted Airport Unveils Plans for new £130 million Development

London Stansted Airport has unveiled plans for a new £130 million arrivals building to significantly improve the passenger experience. The building is the latest phase … More ››

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British Airways’ Heathrow Cabin Crew to Strike Over Christmas

Following the rejection of a 2% pay rise, Heathrow-based BA cabin crew members belonging to the Unite union will take strike action on Christmas Day … More ››

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Aer Lingus Issues Visual Guides to Assist People Travelling With Autism

Aer Lingus has launched online visual guides to help people with autism and similar conditions prepare for air travel. Created in partnership with the Kinney … More ››

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