Category Archives: Aircraft

World’s Largest Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight

Airlander 10, an airship which is currently the world’s largest aircraft, completed its first flight on August 17. It took off from the historic Cardington … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Provides Dreamliner Passengers With Live TV

Customers travelling with Virgin Atlantic this summer will now be able to tune in to live television onboard its Boeing 787’s, thanks to a partnership … More ››

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Heathrow Commits to Becoming World’s First Dementia Friendly Airport

London’s Heathrow Airport has announced its commitment to becoming the world’s first dementia friendly airport. Heathrow is working with the Alzheimer’s Society to change global … More ››

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New-look American Airlines Lounge at Heathrow T3

American Airlines has unveiled its new-look Arrivals Lounge at London Heathrow’s Terminal 3. The new facility new-look lounge has 29 spa-like shower rooms with complimentary … More ››

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Dubai International in “Recovery Mode” Following Wednesday’s Emirates Crash

The world’s busiest international airport, Dubai International (IATA: DXB), is in “recovery mode” as all concerned strive to return to normal operations in the wake … More ››

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Fraport Reports “Solid Performance in Challenging Environment”

Airport operator Fraport has released its Group’s Interim Report for the first half of 2016. It states that in the first half of 2016, the … More ››

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Dubai International Reopens After Emirates Boeing 777 Crash-lands

August 3: Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB) has reopened after an inbound Emirates Boeing 777 crash-landed there this morning. The Dubai Government Media Office says … More ››

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Virgin Galactic Receives Operator Licence for SpaceShipTwo

The US Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Commercial Space Transportation (FAA-AST) has awarded Virgin Galactic an operating licence for SpaceShipTwo. The licence award comes as … More ››

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Allegiant Orders 12 Airbus A320ceo aircraft

The Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company has signed a purchase agreement for 12 Airbus A320ceo (current engine option) aircraft. This deal marks the first time … More ››

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Frankfurt Reopens Visitors’ Terrace

One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy. Right … More ››

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