Category Archives: Aircraft

DXB Takes Over Top Spot for International Passenger Traffic

Dubai Airports has released its year-end traffic report which confirms that Dubai International (IATA: DXB) has secured its position as the number one airport for … More ››

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ANA Commits to the Boeing 787-10

On January 30 Boeing and All Nippon Airways (ANA) announced the airline’s intent to purchase three 787-10 Dreamliners to add additional flexibility to the airline’s … More ››

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American Airlines Welcomes First Boeing 787 Dreamliner

American Airlines took delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner on January 22nd at Boeing’s factory in Everett, Washington, before undertaking a delivery flight to … More ››

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A Strategy for the new Alitalia

The strategy for the new Alitalia was unveiled in Rome on January 21, with an unequivocal commitment by the new executive team and strategic investors … More ››

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Monarch Engineering Awarded Boeing Goldcare Approval at Birmingham

Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited (MAEL) has announced its 110,000 sq ft aircraft maintenance facility at Birmingham Airport is now Boeing GoldCare approved after completing its … More ››

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Heathrow Airport Hosts Qatar’s “Quiet” Airbus A350

As part of its route proving trials Qatar Airways brought its first Airbus A350 XWB aircraft to Heathrow on January 10th. The aircraft performed a … More ››

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Cyprus Airways Grounded

The Cypriot Government suspended the national airline’s operations on January 9 after the European Commission ordered the flag carrier to pay back more than €65m … More ››

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Kapil Bhargava 1928-2014

Airports International magazine is sad to report the passing of its former India correspondent, Group Captain Kapil Bhargava IAF (Retd), who passed away on December … More ››

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US Navy Supports AirAsia QZ8501 Search

The United States Navy (USN) has released details of the support work it is providing to Indonesia in the search and recovery of AirAsia Flight … More ››

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Royal Air Maroc Takes Delivery of its First 787 Dreamliner

Boeing and Royal Air Maroc this weekend celebrated the arrival into Morocco of its first 787 Dreamliner. The airline will be the first carrier in … More ››

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