Tag: maintenance

India has excellent news for Boeing

India has excellent news for Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018 08:13 0

This year alone, more than 10 million passengers, on average, traveled within India each month, and this is excellent news for Boeing. Read More

How Emirates gets a handle on aircraft turnaround in Dubai?

How Emirates gets a handle on aircraft turnaround in Dubai?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018 08:05 0

Delays in aircraft turnaround in DXB has to be kept under control. A new innovative application built in-house by Emirates called the Hub Monitor is ... Read More

Air Kiribati splurges $243 million on new planes

Air Kiribati splurges $243 million on new planes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018 23:05 0

Embraer has announced the signing of a contract with the Government of Kiribati, in partnership with their national airline, Air Kiribati, for two firm orders ... Read More

How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics

How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 17, 2018 07:24 3

Today a promotion is sending a chilling message to American Airlines mechanics., and the U.S. aviation industry altogether. “Pressuring Airline mechanics to not record maintenance ... Read More

Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun

Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 13, 2018 21:50 0

Airbus SE  has appointed Philippe Mhun, 56, as Chief Programmes and Services Officer for Airbus Commercial Aircraft, effective 01 January 2019. Mhun, currently Head of ... Read More

Most stressful US airports this Christmas named

Most stressful US airports this Christmas named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 13:30 0

To help empower travelers to make more informed decisions when it comes to holiday travel, travel experts reveal which airports to possibly avoid. • Experts ... Read More

Giant expansion of United Airlines International Routes

Giant expansion of United Airlines International Routes

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:52 0

United Airlines today announced its largest ever international network expansion from its hub at San Francisco International Airport. The airline will offer Bay Area customers ... Read More

iAero Group to Acquire Swift Air

iAero Group to Acquire Swift Air

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:19 0

iAero Group, a leading integrated aviation business, has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Swift Air, the leading independent US airline charter business. The transaction ... Read More

Worldwide railway organisation concluded 4th UIC Digital Conference

Worldwide railway organisation concluded 4th UIC Digital Conference

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 00:54 0

UIC, the worldwide railway organization, organised the 4th edition of the UIC Digital Conference on 6 December in front of over 100 attendees. Mr Jean-Pierre ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority banks on Marriott with two key appointments to lead Visitors Industry

Hawaii Tourism Authority banks on Marriott with two key appointments to lead Visitors Industry

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 10, 2018 09:27 0

Hawaii Tourism Authority is finalizing a new leadership for the Hawaii Travel and Tourism Industry. The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) announced the appointments of two ... Read More

MJet becomes first ACJ customer for Skywise

MJet becomes first ACJ customer for Skywise

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 06:07 0

MJet GmbH of Austria has become the first ACJ319 operator to sign up for Skywise, enabling it to integrate its own operational, maintenance, and aircraft ... Read More

New Pakistani airlines ‘unlikely’ to launch due to strict aviation policy, taxes

New Pakistani airlines ‘unlikely’ to launch due to strict aviation policy, taxes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018 07:25 0

According to senior Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority official, new domestic airlines, which obtained licences in recent past, are 'unlikely' to start operations in Pakistan due ... Read More

Bankrupt: Lufthansa Partner PrivateAir

Bankrupt: Lufthansa Partner PrivateAir

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 5, 2018 22:23 0

It started with a Swiss court in October to declare bankrupcy proceeding against PrivateAIr after a vendor asked the court. PrivateAir responded it was a ... Read More

Five Spanish hotel companies continue commitment to future of young Dominicans

Five Spanish hotel companies continue commitment to future of young Dominicans

editor editor- December 5, 2018 16:46 0

On December 3, there was a graduation ceremony for 48 Dominican students who participated in the fourth class of the Chance project. Read More

Ethiopian Airlines and EU to establish Ethio-European International Business School

Ethiopian Airlines and EU to establish Ethio-European International Business School

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018 06:10 0

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, and European Union Delegation to Ethiopia signed a letter of ... Read More

Kingfisher cannot afford maintenance, grounds 15 planes

Kingfisher cannot afford maintenance, grounds 15 planes

editor editor- December 19, 2011 03:30 0

MUMBAI, India - Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines has grounded 15 aircraft after being unable to meet maintenance and overhaul expenses, a move that could curtail its ... Read More

FAA to collect $787,500 from American Airlines

FAA to collect $787,500 from American Airlines

editor editor- March 15, 2010 04:21 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is seeking to collect three proposed civil penalties totaling $787,500 from American Airlines for maintenance violations. Read More

Rwandair employs local engineers

Rwandair employs local engineers

editor editor- January 12, 2010 07:40 0

Following the recent acquisition of two CRJ200 aircraft from Germany’s Lufthansa, which come with a spare part and maintenance support package, RwandAir has reportedly recruited ... Read More

Mechanics target outsourced aircraft maintenance

Mechanics target outsourced aircraft maintenance

editor editor- December 17, 2009 06:55 0

The union that represents mechanics at American Airlines plans to launch a publicity campaign on Wednesday aimed at steering travelers away from airplanes maintained overseas. Read More

Delta-Hawaiian maintenance deal reached

Delta-Hawaiian maintenance deal reached

editor editor- July 30, 2009 04:06 0

ATLANTA — Delta Air Lines Inc.'s maintenance unit has reached an agreement for servicing Hawaiian Airlines planes, a deal that could be worth as much ... Read More

Economics, not age is the reason for retiring old aircraft

Economics, not age is the reason for retiring old aircraft

editor editor- July 1, 2009 05:57 0

BRUSSELS — The Airbus 310 that crashed Tuesday was 19 years old, yet experts say older planes can keep going strong for years as long ... Read More

Flights to El Salvador criticized by Southwest workers

Flights to El Salvador criticized by Southwest workers

editor editor- June 25, 2009 05:54 0

DALLAS - Dispatchers at Southwest Airlines Co. on Tuesday raised safety concerns about flights to El Salvador, where the airline plans to send jets for ... Read More

BTC supports aircraft maintenance outsourcing moratorium

BTC supports aircraft maintenance outsourcing moratorium

editor editor- January 27, 2009 05:30 0

RADNOR, PA - Business Travel Coalition (BTC) today in a letter to Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (D-8th CA) called for support ... Read More

Teamsters oppose Frontier’s attempts to subcontract maintenance work

Teamsters oppose Frontier’s attempts to subcontract maintenance work

editor editor- September 12, 2008 05:46 0

DENVER, CO (September 11, 2008) - The Teamsters union on Thursday said it will oppose Frontier Airlines Inc.'s attempt to subcontract maintenance work. Read More

United Airlines names James Keenan senior vice president of United Services

United Airlines names James Keenan senior vice president of United Services

editor editor- August 5, 2008 04:11 0

CHICAGO, IL (August 4, 2008) – UAL Corporation, the holding company whose primary subsidiary is United Airlines, today announced that James E. Read More

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