Category Archives: Aircraft

First Air China 787-9 Unveiled

Boeing and Air China officially unveiled the airline’s first 787-9 Dreamliner to the public at a grand ceremony in Beijing on May 25. The national … More ››

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Servair Wins French blue Contract

The airline catering and logistics specialist Servair has won a services integration contract for the new low-cost long haul airline, French blue. The deal means … More ››

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EgyptAir Crash: Debris Found

May 20: The Egyptian Air Force says it has found debris from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 which disappeared from radar screens while en-route from Paris … More ››

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EgyptAir Flight Crashes into the Mediterranean Sea

May 19: EgyptAir flight MS804 from Paris CDG to Cairo has crashed into the Mediterranean Sea soon after entering Egyptian airspace. The aircraft, an Airbus … More ››

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EASA Certifies Airport Mapping Data

Lufthansa Systems has announced is has received the Letter of Acceptance (LoA) Type 2 from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for its Lido/AMDB airport … More ››

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LATAM Delivers Olympic Flame

LATAM Airlines, the official airline of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the official sponsor of the Rio 2016 Olympic Torch Relay, delivered … More ››

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First Qatar Flight for Adelaide

Adelaide Airport has welcomed its first Qatar Airways from Doha. The inaugural service, operated by an Airbus A350, was greeted by a delegation of VIPs … More ››

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Munich Opens Satellite Terminal

Munich Airport’s new satellite terminal was declared operational on April 26. The airport was disrupted by strike action that day but the new facility still … More ››

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Philippine Airlines Finalizes Order for the A350 XWB

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has finalized a purchase agreement with Airbus covering the firm order of six A350-900s, plus six options. The contract firms up a … More ››

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Latest ACI Europe Traffic Figures

On April 7 ACI EUROPE releases its traffic report for February 2016. This is the only air transport report which includes all types of civil … More ››

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