Monthly Archives: March 2017

Maiden Flight for Boeing 787-10

Boeing’s 787-10 Dreamliner took to the skies for the first time on March 31 at Boeing South Carolina, beginning its flight test programme. The aeroplane … More ››

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First Flight for Airbus A319neo

The first Airbus A319neo performed its maiden flight on March 31st. The smallest member of the A320neo Family, powered by CFM International LEAP-1A engines, took … More ››

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WOW Air Adds Seven New Airbus Aircraft to Fleet

WOW air, Iceland’s only low cost airline, has announced that it will add seven new Airbus aircraft to its rapidly growing fleet by the end … More ››

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Korean Air and Delta Air Lines to Deepen Partnership

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines, founding members of SkyTeam, have reached an agreement to deepen their partnership with expanded cooperation in the trans-Pacific network … More ››

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Sydney Airport Announces Kerrie Mather to Retire

Sydney Airport has announced that Kerrie Mather has decided to retire as Managing Director and CEO. Sydney Airport Chairman, Mr Trevor Gerber said: “On behalf … More ››

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HSBC Deal Accelerates Development at London Biggin Hill

London Biggin Hill Airport (IATA: BIG) has agreed a £15 million finance package with banker HSBC to fund the construction of an additional 140,000sq ft … More ››

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American Airlines Begins Strategic Relationship With China Southern Airlines

American Airlines has announced it will make a US$200 million equity investment in China Southern Airlines, creating a partnership between two of the world’s biggest … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Showcases 787 Dreamliner on Heathrow to Seattle Route

Virgin Atlantic is flying a new daily service between London Heathrow and Seattle replacing the flight currently operated by joint venture partner Delta Air Lines. … More ››

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A Milestone Day for Vagar Airport

Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE), gateway to the Faroe Islands, received its first ever scheduled flight from SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) on Sunday March 26th of March. … More ››

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AOA: Aviation deal must be a priority in the Brexit negotiations

Working closely with the European trade association for airports, ACI EUROPE, the UK’s Airport Operator’s Association (AOA) says is setting out the importance of prioritising … More ››

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