Category Archives: Aircraft

Lufthansa Supervisory Board Approves Full Acquisition of Brussels Airlines

The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG has approved the exercising of a call option to acquire the remaining 55% of shares in SN Airholding, … More ››

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Canberra Goes International

Canberra is now an international destination, following the arrival of Singapore Airlines’ inaugural flight SQ291 from Changi on September 21. This four-times per week service … More ››

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Qatar Launches Sydney A380 Services

Sydney has become Qatar Airways’ first destination in Australia to be served by the Airbus A380 aircraft. The airline says it has achieved steady growth … More ››

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80-Year-old Airport Employee on Hand to Celebrate Aer Lingus’ 80th Anniversary

On September 14, 1936, the very first Aer Lingus Dublin to Liverpool flight took to the air and to celebrate the occasion, the Aer Lingus … More ››

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Korean Air Commences Supply of Airbus 330 NEO Sharklets

Following the successful production of Sharklets for the Airbus A320 NEO, Korean Air has commenced production of Sharklets for the Airbus A330 NEO, concluding the … More ››

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Korean Air and Delta to Strengthen Partnership

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines, founding members of SkyTeam, are to strengthen their partnership by expanding codeshares to more than 100 US and Canadian … More ››

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Jetstar Pacific Finalises First Direct Order With Airbus

Vietnam’s Jetstar Pacific Airlines has finalised a purchase agreement with Airbus for 10 A320ceo (current engine option) aircraft. The contract follows an MOU announced earlier … More ››

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Babcock Awarded Australia-wide Qantas GSE Support Contract

Babcock has announced that it has been awarded a five-year contract, with an option for a further two years, to support Qantas Group’s ground support … More ››

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New Visitor for Vagar Airport

Since its runway was extended and new instrumentation fitted in 2011, the Faroe Islands’ Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE) has slowly been adding to its number … More ››

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Birmingham Airport Lights up ATC Tower in Gold for Child Cancer Awareness

Birmingham Airport, UK, is supporting childhood cancer by being part of its awareness campaign. From September 1 Birmingham Airport’s Air Traffic Control Tower (ATC) will … More ››

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