Category Archives: Aircraft

Easyjet to Require Two Crew on Flightdeck at All Times

UK low-cost carrier Easyjet has announced it will require two crew members to be in the cockpit of its aircraft at all times whilst airborne. … More ››

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Co-pilot ‘Deliberately Crashed’ Germanwings Airliner

French officials investigating the loss of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday have said it appears that the co-pilot … More ››

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Icelandair Relocates to Heathrow Terminal 2

Icelandair has relocated its London Heathrow Airport operations to Terminal 2. The carrier, that celebrates 70 years of flying to the UK this year, honoured … More ››

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No Survivors From French Alps Crash

Search teams have declared there were no survivors from the Germanwings Airbus A320 which crashed in the French Alps between Barcelonnette and Digne on Tuesday. … More ››

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Boeing 747-8 Receives 330-Minute ETOPS Approval

Boeing has received 330-minute Extended Operations (ETOPS) approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental. It is the first time … More ››

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Vietnam Airlines Reveals Livery of its first A350 XWB

The first A350 XWB for Vietnam Airlines was rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Toulouse on Friday March 6th, featuring the airline’s updated … More ››

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Airlines Choose Routes in Scottish Airspace Change

Airlines are able to choose their own direct routes through parts of Scottish airspace from March 5 with the introduction a new technique to cut … More ››

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Airbus A350 XWB Makes Madrid Début

The A350 MSN2, one of Airbus’ five A350 XWB test aircraft, landed at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas airport for first time on February 19. The aircraft … More ››

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‘Dramatic Rise’ in ‘Self-Employment’ and Zero-hours Contracts for European Aircrew

A new study carried out by the University of Ghent (Belgium) and funded by the European Commission has described the number of pilots now working … More ››

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Embraer Delivers First E-Jet to American Airlines

At a ceremony held at the Company’s headquarters in São José dos Campos, on February 11 Embraer delivered to American Airlines the first of 60 … More ››

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