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British Airways launches new flights to Munich from London City airport

Customers at London’s Munich Cricket Club joined in a traditional Bavarian toast to the newest British Airways’ route to launch from London City Airport. Cabin...

British Airways’ Boeing 747 in BOAC livery has arrived at London Heathrow

British Airways' Boeing 747-400 with BOAC livery (G-BYGC) has arrived at London Heathrow airport. The arrival coincides with the Boeing 747 first flight 50th...

flybmi ceases operations and is filing for administration; all flights cancelled

On Saturday, flybmi cancelled several flights and repositioned aircraft back to the United Kingdom. Several passengers reported going through security to learn that their...

A scorpion as unexpected guest aboard Lion Air flight to Jakarta

On 14 February, passengers on Lion Air flight JT293 had an unexpected visitor on board when suddenly a scorpion appeared from the overhead compartments....

[Video] Lion Air Boeing 737-800 skids off runway at Supadio Airport, Pontianak

On 16 February, a Lion Air Boeing 737-800 (PK-LPS) skidded off the runway at Supadio International Airport, the airline confirmed the incident and explained...

Norwegian launches two seasonal transatlantic services: New York JFK-Athens and Chicago-Barcelona

Norwegian will introduce new nonstop service from New York to Athens and Chicago to Barcelona for the 2019 summer season. Service from Chicago's O'Hare International...

Eurowings moving to Terminal 1 at Munich Airport in the summer

Airline to get a new home at Munich Airport on relocation to Area A in Terminal 1 in June 2019. Fast and convenient...

Cathay Pacific Airbus A350 broke into the asphalt at Tel Aviv Airport and became stuck

On 15 February, this Cathay Pacific Airbus A350 (B-LRX) broke into the asphalt during push-back procedure and got stuck. The aircraft was supposed to...

Royal Schiphol Group publishes positive annual results for 2018

Focus on quality and a solid performance Today, 15 February 2019, Royal Schiphol Group publishes its results for 2018. The net result is 0.4% lower...

Alleged drone sighting near Dubai Airport briefly disturbed air traffic

An alleged drone sighting briefly disturbed air traffic at Dubai Airport this morning (15 February). The airport authorities were forced to suspend all air...

LOT Polish Airlines commits to Budapest Airport, opens routes to Brussels and Bucharest

Budapest Airport and LOT Polish Airlines have today announced a significant commitment to the future of the Hungarian gateway’s network development. The Polish flag...

One day after the national strike in Belgium, Brussels Airport expects a very busy day

Last night, the national strike has ended in Belgium. Brussels Airport also resumed operations and expects a very busy day at the airport. Next...

Severe turbulence on a Delta Air Lines Embraer ERJ-175LR forces the pilots to divert to Reno

On 13 February, a Delta Air Lines Embraer ERJ-175LR (N613CZ) operating flight DL5763 from Orange County to Seattle encountered severe turbulence forcing the pilots...

An Air France Boeing 777 and an Air Mauritius Airbus A350 clip wings at Paris CDG

In the morning of 13 February, two aircraft clipped wings at Paris CDG airport. An Air France Boeing 777 (F-GSQH) collided with an Air...

Two KLM aircraft (a 747 and a 787) clip wings at Amsterdam Schiphol

On 13 February, two KLM Royal Dutch Airlines aircraft - a Boeing 747-400 (PH-BFV) and a Boeing 787 (PH-BHA) - were involved in a...

Emirates to fly a daily Boeing 777 from Dubai to Phnom Penh and Bangkok

Route to meet growing passenger demand and facilitate seamless travel between capital cities of Cambodia and Thailand; tourism from Southeast Asian countries vital...

January at Bilbao: a rare statistic of passengers by airline

Not very often do airports make public the breakdown of the number of passengers by airline. For January 2019, Bilbao airport, in the North...

Fraport January 2019 traffic figures: Starting the new year on a growth path (+2.3% at Frankfurt)

Frankfurt and most of the Group airports record passenger growth Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed nearly 4.7 million passengers in January 2019, thus starting the year...

Airlines to deploy bigger aircraft to Brussels Airport, one day after the national strike

Due to today's national strike in Belgium, and the consequent closure of the Belgian airspace below 24,500 feet, airlines face a passenger backlog. Hence,...

Sixty days after diversion to Shiraz in Iran, Norwegian’s Boeing 737 MAX 8 is still stranded

It's been 60 days that Norwegian's flight DY1933 between Dubai and Oslo diverted to Shiraz, Iran. On 14 December, the Boeing 737 MAX 8...