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Airlink to Perform Proving Flight to St Helena

The South African carrier, Airlink is expected to carry out a ‘proving flight’ to St Helena on Monday, August 21, 2017 using an Embraer E190-100IGW … More ››

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Boeing, BOC Aviation Finalise Order for ten 737 MAX 10s

Boeing and BOC Aviation Limited have finalised a deal for ten 737 MAX 10 airliners. The announcement, first made at the 2017 Paris Air Show, … More ››

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The First British Woman to Captain a Boeing 747 has Retired

Yvonne Kershaw became the first British woman to gain her captaincy for the 747 in 1993, and has since clocked up over 2,000 flights totalling … More ››

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S7 Airlines Takes Delivery of its First Airbus A320neo

Russian carrier S7 Airlines, a member of the Oneworld airline alliance, has taken delivery of its’ first Airbus A320neo which is on lease from BOC … More ››

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SA Airlink to Provide Scheduled Air Services to St Helena and Ascension Island

The St Helena Government (SHG) and SA Airlink (‘Airlink’) have announce that they have signed an agreement for Airlink to provide scheduled commercial air services … More ››

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New Trans-Atlantic Services Announced From Birmingham UK

Primera Air, a new low-cost airline, will start transatlantic flights to New York and Boston from Birmingham Airport in May 2018. New York flights will … More ››

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Airbus Delivers First A350 XWB for Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A350-900 on July 13, and will be the first US carrier to operate the newest member of … More ››

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Airbus Foundation and THAI Organise Goodwill Flight

The Airbus Foundation and Thai Airways International (THAI) have organised a goodwill flight to transport school supplies for underprivileged children aboard the airline’s latest A350 … More ››

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Canada’s Air Transat Will be the First North American Airbus A321LR Operator

Ten Airbus A321LR aircraft will be joining the fleet of Canadian airline Air Transat, making it the first North American operator of the longest-range single-aisle … More ››

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New European Cargo Link for Quito International Airport

On Sunday, July 2 Cargolux began regular operations at the Mariscal Sucre International Airport (IATA: UIO) in the city of Quito. The airline, based in … More ››

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