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by luchtzak
14 Sep 2019, 22:27
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Strikes worldwide (except Belgium) in 2019
Replies: 79
Views: 30652

Re: Strikes worldwide (except Belgium) in 2019

KLM ground staff will stage a four-hour strike at Amsterdam Schiphol next week. The date/timing is currently unknown.
by luchtzak
14 Sep 2019, 16:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 310
Views: 83180

Re: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)

After this story: Engine of a SmartWings Boeing 737-800 shuts down in-flight, crew continues to Prague for another 2 hours and 20 minutes on remaining engine https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/smartwings/engine-of-a-smartwings-boeing-737-800-shuts-down-in-flight-crew-continues-to-prague-for-another-...
by luchtzak
14 Sep 2019, 09:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 128
Views: 30742

Re: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines

So, KLM is going to drop one of its five daily flights between Brussels Airport and Amsterdam Schiphol and replace it by a train. Not via Brussels Airport but from the railway stations in Brussels. A dedicated topic about this item has been created here: https://www.aviation24.be/forums/viewtopic.ph...
by luchtzak
14 Sep 2019, 09:19
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM to replace one of their five daily flights to BRU by a train connection between Brussels (railway stations) and AMS
Replies: 21
Views: 799

Re: KLM to replace one of their five daily flights to BRU by a train connection between Brussels (railway stations) to A

The train will never link Brussels Airport and Amsterdam Schiphol, but link the railway stations in Brussels with the Dutch airport.
by luchtzak
13 Sep 2019, 11:05
Forum: Military aviation
Topic: Belgian Air Force news
Replies: 40
Views: 10988

Re: Belgian Air Force news

tangolima wrote:
11 Sep 2019, 10:13
Rumours say a Falcon7X will be added to the Belgian air force fleet. But like I said RUMOURS!
Now confirmed: Belgian Air Component adds two Dassault Falcon7X’s to its VIP “white fleet”
by luchtzak
13 Sep 2019, 09:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 48483

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019

Spanish "gota fria" (cold drop) is seriously affecting air traffic in Spain. Yesterday evening, 13 flights got diverted at Alicante Airport . This morning, Almeria Airport was closed due to runway floodings. And now air traffic at Palma de Mallorca airport has been regulated due to thunderstorms. h...
by luchtzak
13 Sep 2019, 08:34
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 48483

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019

Spanish "gota fria" (cold drop) is seriously affecting air traffic in Spain. Yesterday evening, 13 flights got diverted at Alicante Airport. This morning, Almeria Airport was closed due to runway floodings.
by luchtzak
10 Sep 2019, 21:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 165
Views: 36106

Re: 2019 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news

TLspotting wrote:
10 Sep 2019, 20:56
Antwerp - Tel Aviv would be profitable indeed, rumours in an Antwerp Spotters group, is to see TUI with the E2 (with recent arrival at BRU of E2, and departure to LBG)...
Is an aircraft able to depart from Antwerp Airport, fly for five hours to Tel Aviv ? I doubt that!
by luchtzak
10 Sep 2019, 10:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Monday morning smile
Replies: 114
Views: 49324

Re: Monday morning smile

British Airlines
by luchtzak
10 Sep 2019, 10:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 128
Views: 30742

Re: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines

A new airline at Brussels Airport. Wizz Air will commence flights from Budapest to Brussels Airport as of next summer season. Flights will be operated with an A321 NEO. That means heavy competition for SN is on the way: LOT will launch flights to Budapest, and now also Wizz Air. Source: https://fli...
by luchtzak
10 Sep 2019, 08:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: IndiGo lowering brake temperature using cardboard
Replies: 1
Views: 400

IndiGo lowering brake temperature using cardboard

I have seen this before, on an AirAsia Airbus, but IMHO this is a very strange procedure :-D
by luchtzak
08 Sep 2019, 12:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2019
Replies: 826
Views: 148870

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2019

Yesterday, OO-SNA (Red Devils) operated Brussels - Rimini, Italy to pick up the Belgian squad. Not via Brussels, but straight to Glasgow, Scotland to prepare for their next game on Monday.
by luchtzak
07 Sep 2019, 17:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Blue Skies forever
Replies: 25
Views: 9786

Re: Blue Skies forever

Captain Freddy Deneffe, famous for flying with his dog Captain Mac, died at the age of 82

https://www.aviation24.be/miscellaneous ... ed-age-82/
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by luchtzak
04 Sep 2019, 13:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2019
Replies: 826
Views: 148870

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2019

And Air Canada launches Toronto - Brussels as from 1 May 2020

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air- ... -brussels/
by luchtzak
04 Sep 2019, 13:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 128
Views: 30742

Re: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines

And Air Canada launches Toronto - Brussels as from 1 May 2020

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air- ... -brussels/
by luchtzak
04 Sep 2019, 12:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019
Replies: 72
Views: 33528

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019

by luchtzak
04 Sep 2019, 12:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2019
Replies: 826
Views: 148870

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2019

HQ_BRU_Lover wrote:
04 Sep 2019, 11:55
According to Instagram:
ERTNOL as letters

Any guess?
I found it, thanks to https://www.answers.com/Q/What_Cities_h ... their_name
by luchtzak
02 Sep 2019, 11:13
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Norwegian in 2019
Replies: 44
Views: 10010

Re: Norwegian in 2019

Norwegian are unable to pay back the bonds maturing at the end of this year! https://newsweb.oslobors.no/message/484314 "Unable to pay back" is a wrong summary. Norwegian Air Shuttle offers bondholders security in exchange for amended bond maturities Norwegian Air Shuttle (“NAS” or the “Company”) i...
by luchtzak
01 Sep 2019, 11:13
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Strikes worldwide (except Belgium) in 2019
Replies: 79
Views: 30652

Re: Strikes worldwide (except Belgium) in 2019

Pilots at Slovenian airline Adria Airways are threatening with a series of strikes to force the management to reach a new collective bargaining agreement. The strikes, each lasting three days, will run on these dates: 8-9-10 September, 18-19-20 September and 30 September until 2 October. https://www...