Category Archives: Aircraft

Drukair Opts for the A320neo

Drukair, the flag carrier of Eastern Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan, has signed a purchase agreement for one A320neo to support its growth plans and complement … More ››

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Frankfurt Opens Airside T1 Roof Terrace  

The transit zone of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1 has just gained a roof terrace.  The airport operator, Fraport, says that besides fresh air, it boasts … More ››

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One Passenger Dies after Engine Explodes on Southwest Airlines Jet

A passenger has died after being injured when the port engine of a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 exploded in flight on April 17. Statements made … More ››

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First A321neo for Primera

Primera Air, a low-fare Nordic airline, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A321neo at Hamburg.  The hand-over event took place in the presence of … More ››

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Massive flynas Deal for CFM engines

Saudi Arabia’s low-cost carrier, flynas, signed a letter of agreement with CFM International for the purchase of 160 LEAP-1A engines to power 80 Airbus A320neo … More ››

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Boeing 777 Freighters for Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways has signed a letter of intent to purchase five 777 Freighters, valued at $1.7 billion at list prices.  The letter of intent was … More ››

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SAS Signs for 35 A320neo Aircraft

The SAS Group has signed a firm order for 35 A320neo aircraft.  The airline will also lease 15 additional A320neos from leasing companies.  This new … More ››

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Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

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New Jet Airways Order for the Boeing 737 MAX

Jet Airways has announced a new order for 75 737 MAX airliners.  The airline announced its first order for 75 737 MAX aircraft in 2015 … More ››

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Norway’s Widerøe Receives the World’s First Embraer E190-E2 Jet

Embraer and Widerøe, Scandinavia’s largest regional airline, celebrated the delivery of the manufacturer’s first production E190-E2 today at a ceremony at Embraer’s facility in São José … More ››

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