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Could hydrogen fuel cell systems be the solution for emission-free aviation? The answer of Airbus

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The holy grail of aircraft propulsion is to provide power without any emissions. One of the most promising candidates is the hydrogen fuel cell....

Pilots call on Brussels to create a Single European Sky, which would reduce CO2 emissions by 6 to 10%

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In Europe, borders on the ground have gone, but not in the air. Pilots currently have to fly thousands of extra kilometres through...

Flair Airlines Boeing 737 overruns runway during landing at Kitchener-Waterloo, Canada

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On Friday 25 November 2022, a Flair Airlines Boeing 737 overran the runway during landing at Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF) near Kitchener-Waterloo...

Belgian-based Ryanair crew threatens to strike during end-of-year holiday period

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Unions representing Ryanair crew operating from Belgium threaten to strike at the end of this year. "Ryanair, over and over again, is flouting the...

Crash of Piper aircraft in Medellin, Colombia, kills 8 people

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On the morning of this Monday, 21 November, a small plane that was transporting six passengers and two pilots crashed in the Belén Rosales...

Strike at Vueling: 64 flights were cancelled this Sunday, 28 of them in Barcelona El Prat

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The airline preemptively cancelled 11% of its operations to avoid being affected by the strikes called by the Stavla union Vueling has cancelled 64 flights...

Finnair cancels approximately 100 flights on 20-21 November due to cabin crew strike

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Finnair has to cancel altogether approximately 100 flights leaving Helsinki Airport on Sunday 20 November and Monday 21 November. The Finnish Transport Workers' Union...

Privately owned Cirrus SR22 deploys emergency parachute and ends up in field near Brugge, Belgium

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In the afternoon of 16 November, a privately owned Cirrus SR22 (registered N821CC) was forced to make an emergency landing. The pilot deployed the...

Two vintage aircraft collide mid-air during Dallas Airshow, United States; six fatalities

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During the Wings over Dallas Airshow, held between 11 and 13 November at the Dallas Redbird Executive Airport (RDB), Texas, United States, two World...

Precision Air ATR 42-500 ditches into Lake Victoria while landing at Bukoba, Tanzania – At least 19 dead

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On the morning of 6 November, a Precision Air ATR 42-500 (MSN 819, registered 5H-PWF) with 4 crew and 39 passengers (including one infant)...

A helicopter crashes in Puglia, killing all seven occupants

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An Agusta-Westland AW-109 helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances in Puglia, killing its two pilots and five passengers.The last radio contact was in the area...

London Heathrow ground workers’ strike might disrupt flights to FIFA World Cup

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Workers employed by Dnata and Menzies at London Heathrow will take three days of strike action beginning on Friday 18 November, in a dispute...

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol CEO’s response to open letter by Greenpeace: “feel welcome, but let’s keep things civil”

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In an open letter, Greenpeace has asked Ruud Sondag, Schiphol's CEO, whether he is opting for a sustainable future.   He wrote the following response:  ‘Interest...

Airbus Shuttle by Volotea now flying with 34% of sustainable aviation fuel

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Since mid-September, Volotea has been operating Airbus' internal shuttle service with 34% of SAF. This year the airline started introducing SAF and is...

United Airlines pilots reject contract deal that fell short, Delta Air Lines pilots voted to authorise strike

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United Airlines pilots "overwhelmingly" rejected a tentative agreement that would have given pilots raises of nearly 15%, their union said on Tuesday, the latest...

Helicopter crash in Verdal, Norway – Two people killed

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A Midtnorsk Helikopterservice Eurocopter AS 350B3 Ecureuil helicopter (registration LN-OBP) crashed just outside the centre of Verdal, Trøndelag, on Tuesday morning. Two people have...

105 forest fires discovered in Sweden by surveillance flights in 2022

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Forest fire surveillance by air is an important part of the work of detecting fires in forests and land - before the fires grow...

Strike days between 28 October and January for Spanish Ryanair ground staff

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A strike has been called by Ryanair's USO union and will affect 22 Spanish airports There will be 24-hour stoppages in October and...

The last planting phase of the Iberia Forest (4,000 trees) completed in Paracuellos del Jarama

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Iberia employees have planted the last 1,000 trees of the 4,000 that will cover an area of eight hectaresThe aim of this...

Vueling cabin crew in Spain call for strikes from November to January

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The stoppages affect all weekends, Christmas and holidays from November 1 to January 31 Cabin crew ask for a salary increase of 13.4%...

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