Category Archives: Aircraft

Boeing Showcases Aircraft Cabin Space Bins

Boeing has demonstrated its roomier luggage bins available on its 737 family of airliners at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg this week. The company … More ››

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IATA Launches Standard Safety Assessment Programme

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched the IATA Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA) for airlines not eligible for the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA). … More ››

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AirExplore Joins IACA

Bratislava-based AirExplore has joined the International Air Carrier Association (IACA) as a new full member. The Slovakian airline, founded in 2010, operates a fleet of … More ››

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Munich Airport Debut for Yangtze River Express

Shanghai based cargo carrier Yangtze River Express has launched new scheduled services to Munich using Boeing 747-400 freighters. The first flight arrived on March 31 … More ››

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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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