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Finnair firms up orders for eight additional A350 aircraft

Finnair has firmed up the eight Airbus A350 XWB aircraft options in its 2006 A350 order placed with Airbus. The eight A350s will be...

Lufthansa resumes service to Miami from Munich

Five flights a week with new service offerings in all three travel classes Lufthansa is resuming flights to Florida from its Munich hub. Starting today,...

Ryanair celebrates 40 million customers at Brussels South Charleroi Airport

Ryanair, Belgium's No I airline, today (2 Dec) celebrated carrying 40m customers to/from Brussels Charleroi since its first flight in May 1997. Ryanair will...

Finnair is the Official Airline of Santa Claus

Finnair has been the Official Airline of Santa Claus since 1983. This year, two of Finnair’s Airbus 321 Sharklet aircraft take to the skies...

Boeing – Ryanair Finalize Order for 100 737 MAX 200s

Irish low-cost carrier is launch customer for 737 MAX 200 737 MAX 200 to deliver up to 20 percent better fuel efficiency Boeing and Ryanair have...
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Brussels Airlines prepares for Belgian strike days

Brussels Airlines is preparing itself for the upcoming Belgian provincial and national strikes of 8 and 15 December. The airline does its utmost to...

Azul Brazilian Airlines orders 35 Airbus A320neo

Azul Brazilian Airlines has signed a purchase agreement for 35 A320neo Family aircraft The airline, which is also leasing another 28 A320neo aircraft, has chosen...

Strike by Lufthansa pilots from Monday, 1 Dec. 12:00 to Tuesday, 2 Dec. 23:59

Strike by Lufthansa pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit from 12.00 on December 1st to 23.59 on December 2nd Passengers are advised to check the status of...

Ryanair shareholders approve Boeing 737 “Gamechanger” order at EGM

99.93 pct VOTE IN FAVOUR OF NEW 200 AIRCRAFT ORDER Ryanair today (28 Nov) announced that its order to purchase up to 200 Boeing “gamechanger”...

SAS and Etihad Airways Announce Codeshare Plans

Enhanced options for air travellers flying between Scandinavia and the UAE Agreement deepens Etihad Airways’ partnerships with European carriers Agreement expands SAS partnerships with Middle Eastern...

Boeing Opens Aerospace Photography Vault to Consumers

Professional aviation imagery can now be purchased online at BoeingImages.com Boeing has made a redesigned photography and video website, www.BoeingImages.com, available for worldwide access. The...

Bangkok Airways receives first of nine ATR 72-600s on order

Thailand’s “Boutique” carrier strengthens its network with new generation ATRs Bangkok Airways, ATR’s long-term and loyal customer, today took delivery of its first ATR 72-600...

Ryanair launches electronic flight bags on all flights

Ryanair today (27 Nov) launched Electronic Flight Bags (EFB) for all pilots, across its entire fleet of 300 Boeing 737-800 aircraft, which will see...

Air France seeks to attract business travellers to its medium-haul network

With quick and easy access through the airport, new leather seats on board the aircraft, new gourmet attentions and a more flexible option for...

Austrian Airlines becomes Official Airline of Eurovision 2015

Today, Austrian Airlines became the Official Airline of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Vienna, the capital of the country next May. "We...

Air France and Orange test Wi-Fi on board short- and medium-haul flights

As from summer 2015 and during a three-month trial phase, Air France and Orange will offer Wi-Fi access on board two Airbus A320s on...

Wizz Air operated 100,000 flights in 12 months

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe*, today announced that, for the first time in its 10 year history, it...

VietJet Air celebrates delivery of first aircraft ordered from Airbus

Carrier embarks on major expansion with best-selling A320 Family Vietnam’s VietJetAir has celebrated the delivery of its first A320 ordered directly from Airbus at a...

Flybe signs white label agreement with SAS

Flybe today announces that it has signed a white-label agreement to fly services for SAS, Scandinavia's largest carrier. Flybe will operate four ATR72-600 aircraft on...

Strikes on 8 and 15 December in Brussels may affect Brussels Airlines flights

Social actions in Belgium on 8 and 15 December 2014 may cause flight disruptions. At this stage Brussels Airlines has no clear indication what will...