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Airbus A350-1000 receives EASA and FAA Type Certification

Airbus has announced that following an intensive flight test campaign performed in less than a year, the A350-1000 has received Type Certification from the European … More ››

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IATA Introduces I-ASC Survey to Enhance Safety

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched the IATA Aviation Safety Culture (I-ASC) survey to support airlines in the implementation of Safety Management Systems … More ››

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Farewell Tour for Delta’s Last Boeing 747s

A week after United Airlines retired the last of its Boeing 747s, Delta Air Lines, the last US operator of the passenger version, has released … More ››

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Airbus’ Achieves Largest Ever Single Order

Indigo Partners’ four portfolio airlines have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the purchase by the four airlines of 430 additional A320neo Family aircraft. The … More ››

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Emirates Announces Commitment for 40 Boeing 787-10s

On November 12, Emirates announced a commitment to purchase 40 787-10 Dreamliners at the 2017 Dubai Airshow. The deal, including aircraft and related equipment, is … More ››

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More Boeing 787s for Azerbaijan Airlines

Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has announced an order for five more 787-8 Dreamliners and a commitment to purchase two large freighters. The agreement, announced at the … More ››

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New Passenger Record for Vagar Airport / Faroe Islands

Figures released on November 9 show a total passenger-growth of 17% for Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE) in the Faroe Islands. So far, this year a … More ››

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China Orders Boeing Airliners

On November 9, Boeing and China Aviation Suppliers Holding Company (CASC) signed an agreement for 300 aircraft during a ceremony in Beijing. The deal, which … More ››

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Emirates celebrates milestone A380 delivery

Emirates celebrated the delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 aircraft at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer’s delivery centre in Hamburg. His Highness … More ››

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Gatwick Hosts Accessibility Day

Gatwick Airport says staff from across the airport came together on Sunday November 5 for an event designed to give over 30 local families with … More ››

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