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February 26, 2015 · 777 Views

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Emirates reject Delta’s apology regarding Anderson’s 9/11 comments

February 20, 2015 · 547 Views

The bitter dispute between US- and Gulf-based airlines has reached a new level after Emirates flatly rejected an open apology made concerning what was seen as incredibly tactless…

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Innovative TaxiBot now used in real flight operations

February 20, 2015 · 379 Views

Following approval by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), Lufthansa LEOS, a subsidiary of Lufthansa Technik AG, has commenced operations with the innovative TaxiBot aircraft tractor, developed by…

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Air China announces expansion of nonstop services between Los Angeles and Beijing

February 20, 2015 · 341 Views

Air China’s third nonstop service between Los Angeles and Beijing will start on May 2nd, 2015. Consul General Jian Liu of the Chinese Consulate General of the People’s…

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India seen as potential production location for new Russian superjet

February 19, 2015 · 359 Views

It was back in August 2012 that Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), the manufacturer of the Sukhoi Superjet, announced its plans to build a new airliner intended to…

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Vienna to become first base for new Eurowings outside Germany

February 19, 2015 · 318 Views

The new Eurowings will have its first base outside Germany in Vienna. Following close consultation with Austrian Airlines and at the carrier’s own request, two Airbus A320 aircraft…

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US draft rules on drones not seen as hugely beneficial to a burgeoning market

February 18, 2015 · 413 Views

By the end of 2025 it is anticipated that the civil uses of drones will exceed military ones in financial terms, according to a report issued by IDTechEx.…

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Over 2,600 flights canceled in US as record breaking ice storms strike

February 17, 2015 · 184 Views

As temperatures drop to record lows of 5°F in New York and 6°F in the capital, central and eastern America have ground to a virtual halt in the…

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Air Canada announces ratification of new collective agreement by U.K. employees

February 17, 2015 · 124 Views

Air Canada has been advised by UNITE, the union representing the airline’s U.K.-based employees that its members have ratified a new collective agreement reached on January 30th, 2015.…

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New Greek Government reviewing airport lease deal with Fraport and Copelouzos

February 16, 2015 · 235 Views

With the installation of a new Greek government has come a substantial amount of financial juggling regarding the previous government’s efforts to reduce the country’s debt. One of…

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AgustaWestland to establish FlightSafety International as an AW139 Authorised Training Centre

February 16, 2015 · 218 Views

AgustaWestland received approval of the FlightSafety International Learning Centre in Lafayette, Louisiana, USA as an AgustaWestland Authorised Training Centre. FlightSafety International has been providing AW139 Training since May,…

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C&L becomes Michelin tire alliance partner

February 16, 2015 · 325 Views

C&L Aerospace has been appointed a sales and service center under the Michelin Alliance Partner Program. Aside from warehousing Michelin’s full line of tires for regional and business…

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Gulf carriers continue to erode US Airlines’ market share

February 13, 2015 · 403 Views

The writing was on the wall when just over 12 months ago we reported that the African airline industry was losing out heavily to Middle Eastern-based airlines such…

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Satcom Direct strengthens support across the globe with new offices in Australia, Canada and the U.S.

February 13, 2015 · 252 Views

With the new locations in Melbourne, Australia; Ottawa, Canada and Denver, Colorado; Satcom Direct now has nine international offices and five U.S. operations. At Satcom Direct’s new offices,…

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Gogo Commercial Aviation receives AS9100 certification

February 13, 2015 · 244 Views

Gogo, a leading global aero communications service provider, announced that its commercial aviation operation has earned AS9100 aerospace quality certification. AS9100 is the internationally recognized Quality Management System…

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Korean ‘Nutgate’ saga ends with former executive, Heather Cho, jailed for one year

February 12, 2015 · 206 Views

Back on the 5th December last year we reported on the incident where Heather Cho, the daughter of the Chairman of Korean Air, Cho Yang-ho, created more than…

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29 pilots suspended after last week’s fatal TransAsia crash of flight ATR 72-600

February 11, 2015 · 286 Views

It has been made public that during the fatal crash of TranAsia’s flight GE235, after the first engine failed the pilots on board shut down and then tried…

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Kuwaiti firm Al Nasriyah awarded contract to build new Iraq Airport

February 10, 2015 · 259 Views

Al Nasriyah Al Kuwaitiyah Co (Al Nasriyah), have been awarded a 45 year contract to build and manage a new airport, NADA, in three phases in the Iraqi…

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German Air Force takes delivery of A400M Full Flight Simulator

February 10, 2015 · 247 Views

The German Air Force (GAF) has taken delivery of a Full Flight Simulator (FFS) for the A400M aircraft provided by Airbus Defence and Space. The training device entered…

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British Airways receives operational approval for Boeing Electronic Logbook

February 10, 2015 · 303 Views

British Airways received operational approval from the UK Civil Aviation Authority for use of Boeing’s Electronic Logbook (ELB) on their 787 Dreamliner fleet. Developed in partnership with Ultramain…

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