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ExpressJet Airlines: United Express carrier began service with its newest aircraft type
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ExpressJet Airlines: United Express carrier began service with its newest aircraft type

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

ExpressJet Airlines operates as United Express, on behalf of United Airlines , to serve more than 100 airports across the ... Read More

Embraer takes to the Paris Air Show the multi-mission Airlift KC-390
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Embraer takes to the Paris Air Show the multi-mission Airlift KC-390

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Embraer will take to the 53rd edition of Paris Air Show International, in France, the first KC-390 multi-mission airlift configured ... Read More

Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran
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Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019

SalamAir, Oman’s first budget airline, has launched its first flight to Tehran, Iran flying Muscat- Tehran three times a week ... Read More

Qatar Airways inaugurates its third gateway to Morocco
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Qatar Airways inaugurates its third gateway to Morocco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Qatar Airways’ first flight from Doha to Rabat landed on Wednesday at Rabat–Salé Airport, marking the airline’s third gateway to ... Read More

Good news for Pakistan Tourism comes from British Airways
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Good news for Pakistan Tourism comes from British Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

British Airways has great news for the Pakistan travel and tourism industry. Tourism in Pakistan is a growing industry.  In 2018, the ... Read More

Prime Minister wants Vietnam Airlines to ensure safe services to Russia
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Prime Minister wants Vietnam Airlines to ensure safe services to Russia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Vietnam Airlines should work to ensure safe and competitive services while operating flights to Russia. "Traveling between Vietnam and Russia ... Read More

Qatar Airways’ Doha-Izmir flight marks the addition of airline’s seventh Turkish gateway
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Qatar Airways’ Doha-Izmir flight marks the addition of airline’s seventh Turkish gateway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Qatar Airways’ first flight from Doha to Izmir landed today at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport, marking the addition of airline’s ... Read More

Kazakh flag carrier Air Astana celebrates seventeenth anniversary
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Kazakh flag carrier Air Astana celebrates seventeenth anniversary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Over the past 17 years, Air Astana has grown to become Central Asia’s leading carrier, with a reputation for the ... Read More

WestJet Airlines to be acquired by Onex
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WestJet Airlines to be acquired by Onex

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

WestJet Airlines Ltd. announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement that provides for its acquisition in an all-cash ... Read More

Airbus: ACJ319neo makes successful first flight
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Airbus: ACJ319neo makes successful first flight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

The ACJ319neo successfully completed a first flight lasting one hour and 55 min on 24th April 2019, beginning a short ... Read More

Plane spotted in California has the size of a football field
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Plane spotted in California has the size of a football field

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 14, 2019

The world's largest airplane made its first test flight on Saturday in California. Stratolaunch Systems Corporation, founded by Paul G. Allen, today successfully ... Read More

Istanbul New Airport: First flight was to Ankara and a proud Turkish Nation is celebrating
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Istanbul New Airport: First flight was to Ankara and a proud Turkish Nation is celebrating

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 6, 2019

The Great Move to Istanbul Airport concluded. A proud city, a proud country and a proud airline are celebrating today ... Read More

Hong Kong Airlines debuts Chris Cosentino’s Business Class menu
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Hong Kong Airlines debuts Chris Cosentino’s Business Class menu

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

Hong Kong Airlines has launched a brand new Business Class menu for its customers travelling out of Los Angeles International ... Read More

Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft
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Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Rolls-Royce has been selected by Lufthansa Group to power 40 new aircraft. Its Trent 1000 engine will power 20 Boeing ... Read More

“The Great Move” begins: Turkish Airlines is moving to its new home
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“The Great Move” begins: Turkish Airlines is moving to its new home

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

The flag carrier airline Turkish Airlines is ready for the great change in Turkish aviation history. The great move to ... Read More

Magellan Jets celebrates another year of growth
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Magellan Jets celebrates another year of growth

editor editor- February 28, 2019

Magellan Jets is celebrating another year of growth, averaging 30% growth over the last 11 years.  2018 saw the most ... Read More

Farewell A380: Airbus announces the end of superjumbo production
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Farewell A380: Airbus announces the end of superjumbo production

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

European aerospace giant Airbus has announced Thursday it will stop making its superjumbo A380 in 2021. The announcement came after ... Read More

New triple threat at Cornwall Airport Newquay
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New triple threat at Cornwall Airport Newquay

editor editor- February 9, 2019

Last year saw Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) make some exciting announcements for both new and existing customers. New charter holiday ... Read More

Delta Air Lines’ A220s takes to the skies for first commercial flight
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Delta Air Lines’ A220s takes to the skies for first commercial flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Delta's A220 has made its official debut — a moment years in the making for customers and employees across the ... Read More

Boeing partners with Aerion to accelerate supersonic travel
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Boeing partners with Aerion to accelerate supersonic travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Boeing today announced a partnership with Aerion, a Reno, Nev.-based company pioneering next-generation supersonic aircraft. As part of the agreement, ... Read More

Southwest Airlines starting service Oakland- Honolulu today without passengers
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Southwest Airlines starting service Oakland- Honolulu today without passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 5, 2019

Hawaii is no longer a luxury destination. With four low-cost carriers now serving the Aloha State, Southwest Airlines is getting closer to ... Read More

Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February
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Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 16, 2019

Seychelles will be more accessible to the outside world starting February 6, 2019, as Kenya Airways introduces additional flights to ... Read More

Airbus A319neo wins joint Type Certification from FAA and EASA
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Airbus A319neo wins joint Type Certification from FAA and EASA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

The A319neo powered by CFM International LEAP-1A engines has achieved joint Type Certification from both the US FAA and European ... Read More

Virgin Australia’s Denpasar Christmas delivery for Darwin
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Virgin Australia’s Denpasar Christmas delivery for Darwin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

Virgin Australia has delivered just what Darwin International Airport wanted for Territorians this festive season, with the announcement of a ... Read More

Delta Air Lines adds more key markets for Boston customers
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Delta Air Lines adds more key markets for Boston customers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

Delta adds more key markets for Boston customers: Chicago, Cleveland, Newark and Washington, D.C. Delta is Boston's fastest-growing carrier by ... Read More

Airport opening: Kannur International Airport in Kerala, India
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Airport opening: Kannur International Airport in Kerala, India

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2018

In Kerala, India, the new Kannur International Airport (KIAL), the fourth international airport in Kerala, commenced operations today as its first ... Read More

A great day for Guam:  All time record in tourism arrivals
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A great day for Guam: All time record in tourism arrivals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 18, 2017

Governor Eddie Baza of the US Territory Guam together with the Guam Visitors Bureau today have a proud day. Another best! ... Read More

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HK Express throttles up summer service

editor editor- March 16, 2017

HK Express is Hong Kong’s first and only low-cost carrier, bringing competition to the Hong Kong market and surrounding region. Read More

First Airbus A350 XWB successfully completes first flight
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First Airbus A350 XWB successfully completes first flight

editor editor- June 15, 2013

The first A350 XWB to fly has landed back at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport France at 14.05 hours local time after successfully ... Read More

Boeing, ANA celebrate first 787 biofuel flight
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Boeing, ANA celebrate first 787 biofuel flight

editor editor- April 18, 2012

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing and All Nippon Airways (ANA) made aviation history today as a 787 Dreamliner flew for the ... Read More

Korean Air prepares for A380 inaugural flight
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Korean Air prepares for A380 inaugural flight

editor editor- June 7, 2011

Korean Air’s first-ever A380 will begin inaugural service between Seoul/Incheon and both Tokyo and Hong Kong on June 17. Read More

Second Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental begins flight test
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Second Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental begins flight test

editor editor- April 27, 2011

EVERETT, Wash. - The second Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental, RC021, successfully made its first flight today. The airplane completes the two-airplane ... Read More

Fifth Boeing 747-8 enters flight-test program
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Fifth Boeing 747-8 enters flight-test program

editor editor- February 5, 2011

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing successfully conducted the first flight of the fifth 747-8 Freighter Thursday. Read More

Shanghai greets first World Expo tourists
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Shanghai greets first World Expo tourists

editor editor- April 30, 2010

SHANGHAI - A chartered flight carrying about 150 tourists from the Republic of Korea (ROK) arrived in Shanghai Thursday afternoon, ... Read More

Airline flies Boeing 747 with biofuel
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Airline flies Boeing 747 with biofuel

editor editor- February 25, 2008

LONDON - Virgin Atlantic carried out the world's first flight of a commercial aircraft powered with biofuel on Sunday in ... Read More

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