Tag: crews

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB
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Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is ... Read More

Vietjet launches direct Bali flight from Ho Chi Minh City
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Vietjet launches direct Bali flight from Ho Chi Minh City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

Vietjet officially launched its newest direct route, Ho Chi Minh City – Bali, connecting the largest city in Vietnam to ... Read More

Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest
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Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

A tourist boat with dozens of people on board has collided with another vessel and capsized on the Danube River ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

European pilots: Before Boeing’s MAX returns, we need answers and transparency
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European pilots: Before Boeing’s MAX returns, we need answers and transparency

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Regulators from across the globe are meeting today in Texas (USA), to discuss a possible return to service of the ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash
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New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were filed ... Read More

Burning Superjet-100 plane crash-lands at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport
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Burning Superjet-100 plane crash-lands at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

Russian pilots landed a flaming Superjet-100 aircraft at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport, after an in-flight emergency forced a crash landing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkwBukD3nQs ... Read More

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing
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Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & Kreindler ... Read More

Fiji Airways to become A350 XWB operator
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Fiji Airways to become A350 XWB operator

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 2, 2019

Fiji Airways has adopted the A350 XWB as part of its expansion plans to broaden its international network. Two A350-900s ... Read More

Allegiant announces new Senior Vice President, Flight Crew Operations
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Allegiant announces new Senior Vice President, Flight Crew Operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Allegiant has announced that Tracy Tulle has been appointed to the role of senior vice president, flight crew operations. Tulle, ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism: Out with the old, in with the new
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Puerto Rico Tourism: Out with the old, in with the new

editor editor- April 25, 2019

“Since our inception last July, we hit the ground running to accelerate the tourism economy,” said Brad Dean, CEO of ... Read More

Dubai Runway closure: What is means for travel to or from DXB
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Dubai Runway closure: What is means for travel to or from DXB

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

With the Southern Runway revamp starting tomorrow at Dubai International Airport, Emirates has been working hard to implement measures to ... Read More

Vietjet launches direct route between Hong Kong and Phu Quoc
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Vietjet launches direct route between Hong Kong and Phu Quoc

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Today in Hong Kong, Vietjet announced the commercial launch of a new route linking Hong Kong and Phu Quoc Island, ... Read More

Boeing CEO: Safety is our responsibility, and we own it
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Boeing CEO: Safety is our responsibility, and we own it

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Boeing CEO Dennis A. Muilenburg issued the following statement in response to its 737 Max software, production: As we work ... Read More

Boeing releases statement in response to Ethiopian Airlines Boeing Max crash report
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Boeing releases statement in response to Ethiopian Airlines Boeing Max crash report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

Boeing issued the following statement regarding the release today of the preliminary investigation report of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 by ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines issued a statement today. He wrote: "It has been more than two weeks since the ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX’s disasters could impair global Artificial Intelligence development
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Boeing 737 MAX’s disasters could impair global Artificial Intelligence development

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Two deadly crashes involving Boeing’s newest airplane in less than six months puts in jeopardy not only the credibility of ... Read More

Taiwan’s STARLUX Airlines orders 17 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft
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Taiwan’s STARLUX Airlines orders 17 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

STARLUX Airlines of Taiwan has signed a firm order with Airbus for 17 widebody aircraft, comprising 12 A350-1000s and five ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International appoints new General Manager for Swiss-Belinn Muscat
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Swiss-Belhotel International appoints new General Manager for Swiss-Belinn Muscat

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

Swiss-Belhotel International has appointed Paul Uglesic as the General Manager for Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman. Paul has ten years of ... Read More

Why didn’t Boeing prevent the Boeing MAX 8 Crash of Ethiopian Airlines?
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Why didn’t Boeing prevent the Boeing MAX 8 Crash of Ethiopian Airlines?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

A first result is out after the black box of ET 302 was examined by French aviation experts at  France's BEA air ... Read More

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina
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Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

editor editor- March 15, 2019

Macon County Emergency Management agency reported that crews are searching for a plane that took off from Knoxville, Tennessee, but ... Read More

Lufthansa orders 20 additional Airbus A350-900 wide-body jets
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Lufthansa orders 20 additional Airbus A350-900 wide-body jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Lufthansa Group, the biggest Airbus operator, has signed an order for 20 additional A350-900 wide-body aircraft, following a decision by ... Read More

Airline pilots and crew enduring high levels of fatigue
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Airline pilots and crew enduring high levels of fatigue

editor editor- March 6, 2019

A new study based on real-life operations of 24 airlines and carried out on behalf of the EU Commission and ... Read More

European Commission: Critical flaws in airline employment practices
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European Commission: Critical flaws in airline employment practices

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

A long-awaited wake-up call to EU Member States and an Expert Group are the two essential elements of the EU ... Read More

183 passengers trapped on Amtrak train, stranded in snow since Sunday
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183 passengers trapped on Amtrak train, stranded in snow since Sunday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

183 people remain trapped on the Los Angeles-bound Amtrak train in rural Oregon after the train struck a downed tree ... Read More

Tourists stranded 80 feet in the air for hours after SeaWorld Skyride malfunctions
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Tourists stranded 80 feet in the air for hours after SeaWorld Skyride malfunctions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Sixteen tourists were trapped 80 feet in the air when a SeaWorld San Diego ride malfunctioned, leaving them suspended for ... Read More

Buddhist World Peace Center Opens in USA
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Buddhist World Peace Center Opens in USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019

The Fernwood Hotel and Conference Center in Pennsylvania, USA has been transformed into a Buddhist ‘World Peace Center’. The new owners want this ... Read More

17 people dead, many injured in New Delhi hotel fire
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17 people dead, many injured in New Delhi hotel fire

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

In a major fire in New Delhi shoddily built budget hotel, at least 17 people have died and several others ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit
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Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Just yesterday, eTurboNews reported about Boeing being speechless about the question of safety when flying on a Southwest Airlines Boeing ... Read More

US Transportation Secretary to award FAA Astronaut Wings to Virgin Galactic pilots
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US Transportation Secretary to award FAA Astronaut Wings to Virgin Galactic pilots

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

On Thursday, February 7, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao will pin FAA Astronaut Wings on Virgin Galactic’s Space ShipTwo ... Read More

Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15
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Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2019

At least 15 people were killed and 29 others were injured when wedding in the Peruvian city of Abancay has ... Read More

Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport
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Government of Canada investing in safety at Baie-Comeau Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

Canadians, tourists and businesses benefit from safe and well-maintained airports. From visiting friends and family, to travelling to medical appointments, ... Read More

Safe air travel in winter
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Safe air travel in winter

editor editor- January 22, 2019

At Munich Airport over 600 employees work with special equipment to battle ice and snow during the winter. Read More

Ryanair pilots: New year, same threats
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Ryanair pilots: New year, same threats

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

2018 was a pivotal year for Ryanair and its pilots and cabin crew, engaging in the previously unchartered territory of ... Read More

Air France junks Millennial-oriented Joon airline brand
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Air France junks Millennial-oriented Joon airline brand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Air France/KLM’s Joon - a Millennial-oriented airline brand, created to compete with the low-cost sector in Europe and long-haul, is ... Read More

Delta Air Lines enhances its anti-human trafficking campaign
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Delta Air Lines enhances its anti-human trafficking campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

In honor of Human Trafficking Awareness Day on January 11, Delta Air Lines is hosting ‘Silence Breaker’ Terry Crews, Atlanta ... Read More

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