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Piper PA-46-350P Malibu Mirage suffers a runway excursion on landing at Courchevel Altiport, France

On 8 February, a Piper PA-46-350P Malibu Mirage (F-GUYZ) suffered a runway excursion on landing at Courchevel Altiport, France. The aircraft was not able...

Egyptair adds a sixth weekly flight between Cairo and Brussels

Egyptair, a member of the Star Alliance, announces that it is adding a sixth weekly flight between Cairo and Brussels as of the next summer season. This...

Elon Musk’s Gulfstream G650ER lands at Ostend-Bruges, Belgium

Last Friday, Elon Musk's Gulfstream G650ER (N628TS) landed at Ostend-Bruges International Airport. The billionaire pioneer was due to make a personal inspection of the...

National strike on 13 February in Belgium: Brussels Airlines cancels entire flight programme (except for some long-haul flights)

Belgian trade unions have called a national strike on 13 February after disagreement on a framework wage agreement for the next two years. The...

National strike on 13 February in Belgium: TUI fly Belgium diverts flights to France and The Netherlands

Belgian trade unions have called a national strike on 13 February after disagreement on a framework wage agreement for the next two years. The...

Brussels Airport started the year with almost 1.7 million passengers in January, 2.6% more than in 2018

Brussels Airport welcomed almost 1.7 million passengers in January 2019, up 2.6% on the same month last year. Growth was recorded in both short-haul...

An additional Air Transat frequency between Montreal and Bordeaux

Bordeaux residents will benefit from 4 direct flights per week starting in the spring thanks to Canadian airline Air Transat. Air Transat adds a weekly...

100 years of civil aviation: Berlin Airport company is committed to the innovative spirit of aviation pioneers

Civil aviation celebrated its centenary on 6 February 2019. After the Deutsche Luft-Reederei (DLR), the world's first airline for civil aviation, was certified in...

Traffic figures Antwerp Airport in January: -16%

Comparison between January 2019 and January 2018 Passengers 15,464 in January 2019 vs 18,404 in January 2018 (-16%) Without any doubt, this is the result of the...

62-year-old American Airlines pilot arrested at Manchester Airport: suspicion of being over the prescribed alcohol limit

On 7 February, American Airlines was forced to cancel flight AA735 from Manchester, United Kingdom to Philadelphia, United States after one of the pilots...

SWISS to connect Geneva with Munich and Frankfurt, in cooperation with Lufthansa for the latter

From 31 March, SWISS will connect Geneva with the German cities of Munich and Frankfurt on a daily basis for a seven-month period. The flights...

Turkish Airlines Airbus A330 to Kabul diverts to Trabzon due to cracked cockpit window

The pilots of a Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-300 registered TC-JNO made an emergency landing at the Turkish airport of Trabzon on the Black Sea on February 6 after a cockpit...

A Flybe Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 diverts to Birmingham Airport after engine failure

On 7 February, a Flybe Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 registered G-JECX took off from Manchester Airport (United Kingdom) to operate flight BE1265 to Luxembourg...

Lamezia, Malaga and Faro: Ryanair’s 3 new routes from Bordeaux for the Summer 2019 season

For the Summer 2019 season, Ryanair is launching three new routes, including a new one, from Bordeaux: Lamezia - a new destination -: in...

Three Second World War bombs discovered at Ciampino Airport, air traffic disrupted

During maintenance works on the apron at Ciampino Airport (Rome), three Second World War bombs were discovered. The airport authorities quickly evacuated aircraft and...

Norwegian Air flight DY4321 from Stockholm Arlanda to Nice Airport heads back after bomb threat

On 7 February, a Norwegian Air Boeing 737-800 from Stockholm Arlanda to Nice was forced to head back to Arlanda after a bomb threat...

Air France unveils its new La Prairie beauty treatment centre in the New York-JFK lounge

A new La Prairie beauty treatment centre reserved for Air France La Première and Business customers in the New York-JFK lounge; A more...

British Airways to move to Terminal 8 at New York JFK in 2022

British Airways has today announced it is moving to a new location in Terminal 8 at John F. Kennedy airport.  The airline is investing...

Taking back operational control of its car parks: Brussels South Charleroi Airport becomes its own car park operator

On Friday 1 February, Brussels South Charleroi Airport began the process of taking back operational control of all of its car parks. The airport’s...

Twin Jet launches flights to a first destination in Italy from its Strasbourg base

Twin Jet's deployment in Eastern France continues on the Strasbourg base. Twin Jet, the first European airline with aircraft of fewer than 30 seats,...