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Russia to begin serial production of new MC-21 passenger jet in 2020
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Russia to begin serial production of new MC-21 passenger jet in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2019

A spokesman for Russia's Rostec corporation announced that serial commercial production of new MC-21 passenger jets will begin in 2020. ... Read More

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

IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme
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IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 7, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on governments to continue ... Read More

Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report
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Maintaining balance. Out of responsibility: Lufthansa publishes 25th sustainability report

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Today, the Lufthansa Group has published its 25th sustainability report. For a quarter of a century now, the company has ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

With 71 new jet deliveries, TAP Air Portugal launches new Chicago, San Francisco & Washington, DC flights
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With 71 new jet deliveries, TAP Air Portugal launches new Chicago, San Francisco & Washington, DC flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

TAP Air Portugal just added the 100th aircraft to its fleet, an Airbus A330neo, as the carrier prepares to inaugurate ... Read More

Korean Air receives 200th Boeing aircraft
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Korean Air receives 200th Boeing aircraft

editor editor- May 23, 2019

Korean Air received delivery of its 25th B777-300ER on May 14, the 200th Boeing aircraft the airline has received since ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA
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Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... Read More

Airbus first in the Americas: Azul A330neo
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Airbus first in the Americas: Azul A330neo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2019

he first A330neo of the Americas has been delivered to Azul Linhas Aéreas on lease from Avolon, becoming the first ... Read More

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus
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Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Emirati state-owned low-cost airline Flydubai is negotiating potential purchases of new А320 Neo jets with European aerospace giant Airbus to ... Read More

Air Seychelles gets ready for delivery of their first Airbus A320NEO
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Air Seychelles gets ready for delivery of their first Airbus A320NEO

mm Alain St.Ange- April 22, 2019

Air Seychelles has over the past few months started to implement its training calendar in preparation for the delivery of ... Read More

National Research Council in Canada wants to improve air passenger experience
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National Research Council in Canada wants to improve air passenger experience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

From visiting friends and family to getting goods to market, Canadians, tourists, and businesses rely on a safe, secure aviation ... Read More

Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv
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Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Israel has about 9 million inhabitants and annually receives more than 4 million visitors. TAP Air Portugal landed its inaugural ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Airbus and China expand their partnership in civil aviation
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Airbus and China expand their partnership in civil aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Airbus and China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) signed a General Terms Agreement (GTA) covering the purchase by Chinese airlines ... Read More

FAA reputation ruined while Boeing MAX 8 certification becomes a criminal matter
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FAA reputation ruined while Boeing MAX 8 certification becomes a criminal matter

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 21, 2019

FAA Nominee Steve Dickson formerly a Delta Airlines executive,  should get a prompt confirmation hearing before the U.S Senate," stated ... Read More

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai
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35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

More than 30 airlines have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – co-located with ... 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

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation
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ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Global measures to address aviation’s environmental impact were agreed at a meeting of the two hundred and fifty experts of ... Read More

Airlines demanding compensation from Boeing for 737 Max fiasco losses
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Airlines demanding compensation from Boeing for 737 Max fiasco losses

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Airlines are beginning to demand compensation from Boeing as revenue losses are expected to mount after the troubled Boeing MAX ... 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

Gulfstream G600 to make Australian Debut
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Gulfstream G600 to make Australian Debut

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 18, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its newest aircraft, the class-leading, award-winning Gulfstream G600, will make its Australian debut at the Australian ... Read More

United Airlines picks GoJet to fly its new Bombardier CRJ550 planes
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United Airlines picks GoJet to fly its new Bombardier CRJ550 planes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

GoJet announced that United Airlines has selected it to fly Bombardier's new model aircraft, the CRJ550. GoJet and United Airlines ... Read More

United Airlines adds over 1,600 new premium seats to 250 aircraft
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United Airlines adds over 1,600 new premium seats to 250 aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

United Airlines today announced the next step in its commitment to making more customers more comfortable by adding more than ... Read More

Contour Airlines nearly doubles the size of its regional jet fleet
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Contour Airlines nearly doubles the size of its regional jet fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

Contour Airlines announced today that it has completed the acquisition of five additional Embraer ERJ-135 regional jets, bringing its ERJ ... Read More

TAP Air Portugal triples its flights between Newark and Porto
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TAP Air Portugal triples its flights between Newark and Porto

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

TAP Air Portugal - the flag carrier airline of Portugal, will triple its flights between Newark and Porto starting June ... Read More

Air Dolomiti inaugurates new aircraft livery
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Air Dolomiti inaugurates new aircraft livery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Air Dolomiti presented its new aircraft livery at the Catullo airport in Verona. The plane, painted in England, shows a ... Read More

Milan Bergamo ready for 13 million passengers in 2019
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Milan Bergamo ready for 13 million passengers in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 8, 2019

As Milan Bergamo continues to grow, it is expected that the airport will break through the 13 million passenger barrier ... Read More

Qatar Airways welcomes its first ultra-modern state-of-the-art executive jet
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Qatar Airways welcomes its first ultra-modern state-of-the-art executive jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018

The private jet charter division of Qatar Airways Group, Qatar Executive, has received two of its brand-new Gulfstream G500 executive ... Read More

Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?
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Donald Trump escaped death in helicopter crash: FAA ok with 50 unnecessary fatalities?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 14, 2018

The U.S. President Donald Trump should be advised promptly that despite an alarming report about  U.S. helicopter safety issues, the ... Read More

Air Astana celebrates delivery of first Embraer E190-E2
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Air Astana celebrates delivery of first Embraer E190-E2

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

Air Astana celebrated the delivery of its first Embraer E190-E2 at a ceremony held in the carrier's Aviation Technical Center ... Read More

Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun
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Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 13, 2018

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

Spirit Airlines names new Vice President of Network Planning
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Spirit Airlines names new Vice President of Network Planning

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018

Spirit Airlines announced today it has hired airline veteran John Kirby as its newest Vice President of Network Planning. Kirby ... Read More

Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation
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Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is exhibiting an ACJ319 at the MEBAA show, highlighting the comfort and space on offer, and ... Read More

Alaska Airlines introduces student-designed ‘Spirit of the Islands’ aircraft
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Alaska Airlines introduces student-designed ‘Spirit of the Islands’ aircraft

editor editor- June 6, 2013

HONOLULU, Oahu, Hawaii - A specially painted Alaska Airlines jet adorned with a Honolulu high school student's winning design honoring ... Read More