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All-new Gulfstream G600 makes steady progress towards certification

Gulfstream G600 closes in on type certification Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced its award-winning Gulfstream G600, the second aircraft in the company’s dynamic family of...

Widerøe to celebrate inaugural flight between Hamburg and Bergen with new Embraer E-2

Nature enthusiasts, fans of Scandinavia and cruise passengers benefit from new northern route / Latest aircraft being deployed   Even faster to the Fjords of Norway:...

Bombardier continues African market penetration with three pre-owned Q400s delivered to PassionAir in Ghana

PassionAir becomes first Bombardier operator in Ghana with three Q400 aircraft Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the company successfully placed three pre-owned Q400 turboprops...

Captain Peter Weger (Dornier) celebrates the end of a 50-year flying career

Last flight aboard a Dornier 328 turboprop from Farnborough Airport, UK to Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany Captain Peter Weger has rounded off a stellar 50 years of...

Air China takes delivery of its first Airbus A350-900

Air China has taken delivery of its first A350-900 in Toulouse today. The national flag carrier is the first Chinese mainland customer to order...

Embraer E190-E2 winds up six-country Africa tour

By 2038, some 400 million passengers will travel to, from, and within Africa every year. Commercial air travel on the continent – measured in...

Ju-Air wants to resume flights again in August

The operating company of Ju-Air would like to resume its flights, after the crash of a Ju-52 in canton Graubünden on Saturday. Currently grounded,...

Five killed after Cessna 414 crashes near South Coast Plaza, California

On Sunday 5 August, a Cessna 414 (N727RP) crashed on a parking lot near South Coast Plaza, a shopping mall in Costa Mesa, California....

Ju-Air Junkers Ju-52 historical plane crashed at Piz Segnas, Switzerland – nobody survived the crash

On Saturday 4 August, Ju-Air lost one of its historical planes. A Junkers JU-52 (HB-HOT) "Tante Ju", "Auntie Ju" crashed when it impacted terrain...

Norwegian to wet-lease Hi Fly’s Airbus A380 between London Gatwick and New York JFK

After the wet-lease by Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia on 1 and 2 August and before a wet-lease to Air Austral from 24 August, Hi...

Transport Canada certifies 90-seat cabin configuration for Bombardier’s Q400 aircraft

Launch customer SpiceJet of India to become the first airline to take advantage of the extra-capacity turboprop’s increased profitability potential Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that...

COMAC signs Letter of Intent for 20 ARJ21-700 aircraft with HNA Group

Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) of 20 ARJ21-700 aircraft with HNA Group Co., Ltd. at the...

Lufthansa receives first Airbus A320neo with new design

11th Airbus A320neo is named ‘Heidenheim an der Brenz’ Lufthansa is receiving another brand new A320neo. The aircraft left the Airbus assembly plant in...

German Transport Minister Scheuer and Lufthansa CEO Spohr recommend measures to enhance the quality of air traffic

Recent events in Munich have shown how vulnerable the system is In a side note to the talk, Scheuer and Spohr christened a...

Bombardier delivers another Challenger 650 aircraft to Swiss air-rescue Rega for its growing next-generation air ambulance fleet

Longstanding Bombardier customer Rega has chosen the versatile and dependable Challenger 650 aircraft for its new fleet of air ambulances The Challenger 650 aircraft is the life-saving...

Air Canada Boeing 787-8 from Montreal to Tokyo takes wrong taxiway after landing and gets stuck for … five hours!

On 30 July, an Air Canada Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (C-GHPV) got stuck on a partially unpaved taxiway under construction just after landing on runway...

First Boeing Apache and Chinook helicopters for India complete inaugural flights

Deliveries of 22 AH-64E Apache and 15 CH-47F(I) Chinook helicopters to India beginning in 2019 Boeing and India recently took a significant step toward modernizing...

Airbus launches ab initio Pilot Cadet Training Programme, first in Mexico

Programme to help meet global demand for pilots over the next 20 years. Mexico City-based pilot school Escuela de Aviacion Mexico to be...

328 Support Services GmbH and USA’s AMC Aviation sign Letter of Intent  to develop multi-role/multi-mission humanitarian Dornier 328 turboprop

328 Support Services GmbH (328 SSG), the type certificate holder of the Dornier 328, confirmed today it has signed a Letter of Intent with...

Hi Fly released interior pictures of their first Airbus A380

Portuguese ACMI specialist Hi Fly today released interior pictures of their first Airbus A380, the aircraft is registered under its Maltese subsidiary as 9H-MIP....