Category Archives: Aircraft

Heathrow CEO Calls for Global Action on Climate Change

Heathrow Chief Executive John Holland-Kaye has called for global leaders to take action to cut carbon emissions. The call, which was made at a conference … More ››

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Delta’s Pink Plane Reveals New look For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Delta Air Lines’ dedicated ‘Pink Plane,’ is sporting an updated livery in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which began on October 1. The Boeing … More ››

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British Airways Retires its Last Boeing 737

British Airways retired its last Boeing 737 – a 400 series model – on September 30. The type’s final duties, BA2578 and BA2579 were a … More ››

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Heathrow Claims Air Quality Bucks Wider Trends in Central London

Heathrow Airport says independent data clearly shows how road vehicles, and not emissions from operations on the airport, are the biggest contributor to air pollution … More ››

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Cork Airport Wins Its First Transatlantic Routes

Cork Airport has welcomed Norwegian’s decision to launch Cork’s first ever scheduled transatlantic services. The airline has announced that it plans to operate a direct … More ››

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European First for Lufthansa Technik

Hamburg-based Lufthansa Technik AG has become the first MRO provider in Europe to install split scimitar winglets on a Boeing Business Jet (BBJ). With this … More ››

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NATS Sees Summer Traffic Rise

Traffic through UK airspace, handled by UK air traffic services provider NATS, continued to grow over the summer holiday months compared to last year. NATS … More ››

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SAS Receives Longer Range A330-300

Scandinavian Airlines is the first European airline to receive the new A330-300 242-tonne Maximum Take-Off Weight (MTOW) variant. The aircraft was delivered to SAS during … More ››

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Kaluga Airport Receives its First International Flight for 20 Years

Kaluga Airport, located approximately 120 miles (190km) from Moscow, Russia has announced it has handled its first international flight in 20 years. The milestone was … More ››

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Flybe Welcomes the ATR 72-600 Aircraft

European regional carrier Flybe introduced the ATR 72-600 series aircraft into its fleet on September 17. The aircraft has been delivered to Flybe from the … More ››

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