Category Archives: Aircraft

No Survivors From Air Algerie AH5017

The French President, Francois Hollande has said there are no survivors from the 116 passengers and crew on Air Algerie flight AH5017 that crashed in … More ››

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ECA Issues Statement on Malaysian flight MH17

The European Cockpit Association (ECA) has issued a statement saying the pilots it represents share the concerns of the international stakeholders and reiterates the need … More ››

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AEA Calls For Debate on Airspace Security Guidance

The Association of European Airlines (AEA) has called for an urgent international debate about airspace security guidance for airlines.  It says the downing of Malaysian … More ››

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Fatal TransAsia Airways Crash in Taiwan

A TransAsia ATR 72 airliner has crashed after what is being reported as a failed emergency landing in Taiwan.  The country’s CNA news agency said … More ››

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Pro-Russian Rebels Allow Access to Malaysian Crash Site

Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have said they will allow investigators access to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 which crashed yesterday. … More ››

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Malaysian Airliner Crashes in Ukraine

A Malaysian Boeing 777 operating flight number MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has crashed in east Ukraine.  The airliner is reported to have been … More ››

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Air Seychelles Takes Delivery of two DHC-6 Twin Otters

Air Seychelles has taken delivery of two new DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 400 aircraft from Viking Air Limited of Canada. The new aircraft – one … More ››

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Brazil’s Azul is Launch Customer for Embraer E195-E2

Embraer has announced at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow, that it has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras SA for … More ››

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Qatar Airways Announces Largest Single Type Order

Qatar Airways has announced the largest aircraft order in its history for a single aircraft type. At the Farnborough International Air Show 2014, the airline … More ››

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Air Mauritius Orders Six A350 XWBs

Air Mauritius, the flag carrier of Mauritius has decided to expand and modernise its long-haul fleet with a Memorandum of Understanding for four A350-900 aircraft. … More ››

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