Category Archives: Airline Focus

No Survivors From Air Algerie AH5017

The French President, Francois Hollande has said there are no survivors from the 116 passengers and crew on Air Algerie flight AH5017 that crashed in … More ››

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Turkish Airlines Launches Gazipaşa/Alanya Flights

Turkish Airlines began direct services from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Antalya Gazipaşa Airport, Turkey, on July 25.  A twice-daily return service is now operational with … More ››

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Aegean Moves to Heathrow’s Terminal 2

On July 23, Aegean Airlines transferred it operations to Heathrow’s Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal, which opened on June 2. Aegean celebrations linked to its … More ››

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AEA Calls For Debate on Airspace Security Guidance

The Association of European Airlines (AEA) has called for an urgent international debate about airspace security guidance for airlines.  It says the downing of Malaysian … More ››

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Iberia Moves to Terminal 3 at São Paulo’s Guarulhos Airport

Iberia has announced it will operate from Terminal 3 at São Paulo’s Guarulhos Airport in Brazil from August 7. Spain’s national carrier will occupy seven … More ››

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Fatal TransAsia Airways Crash in Taiwan

A TransAsia ATR 72 airliner has crashed after what is being reported as a failed emergency landing in Taiwan.  The country’s CNA news agency said … More ››

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Several Airlines Suspend Flights to Israel

Several US and European carriers have suspended flights to Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport following the US FAA’s decision to order three US airlines to stop … More ››

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Birmingham Receives First Direct China Charter

On July 22 Birmingham Airport welcomed the UK’s first direct flight from China into a non-London airport and inaugurated the use of its recently extended … More ››

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ICAO Accident Investigation Team Begins Ukraine Assistance Mission

Accident investigation experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) arrived in the Ukraine over the weekend to begin assisting their Ukrainian counterparts with the … More ››

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Pro-Russian Rebels Allow Access to Malaysian Crash Site

Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have said they will allow investigators access to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 which crashed yesterday. … More ››

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