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by luchtzak
02 Apr 2020, 18:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2020
Replies: 83
Views: 16216

Re: Air Belgium in 2020

According to FR24 OO-ABD left EBBR/BRU at 1358LT today. Flew South at FL240 then, abeam Palma, descended probably towards DAAG/ALG Algiers, no radar coverage below 9000ft. Repatriation? H.A. Yes, and tomorrow Lima, Peru https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air-belgium/coronavirus-operates-additional-...
by luchtzak
29 Mar 2020, 15:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 4888

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2020

Privately owned IAI1124A Westwind overshoots runway at Manila Airport, Philippines

https://www.aviation24.be/airports/mani ... ilippines/
by luchtzak
27 Mar 2020, 16:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020
Replies: 50
Views: 9066

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020

British Airways #BA65 London Heathrow to Nairobi (Boeing 777-200ER reg. G-RAES) has turned back near Frankfurt and is returning to LHR. The pilot told ATC: " We had a message the Kenyan authorities have denied us access to their airspace. " https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EUHRHFVWsAEsFdq?format=jpg And...
by luchtzak
27 Mar 2020, 12:49
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: CRL 27/03/2020
Replies: 6
Views: 481

Re: CRL 27/03/2020

sdbelgium wrote:
27 Mar 2020, 11:52
At least 8 Ryanair "airworthiness flights" filed for CRL-CRL today. At the time of writing, RYR40 is airborne. Most will do one pattern (one takeoff and landing).
Ryanair does seem to be the only airline to do so, hence my question why they are operating these little flights.
by luchtzak
22 Mar 2020, 08:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

ME3 are always happy to post news about new aircraft or new destinations, but will never post negative news. This is what I could find on social media, no press releases issued! Emirates to ground majority of 115 A380 jets, reduce operations, says “deeper cuts” coming Qatar Airways will reduce entir...
by luchtzak
19 Mar 2020, 09:14
Forum: Website related
Topic: Aviation24.be software update topic
Replies: 134
Views: 160665

Re: Aviation24.be software update topic

At 9:00 (UTC +1), Aviation24.be's main site was down between 5 and 10 minutes as important updates needed to be performed. Thanks for your patience.
by luchtzak
18 Mar 2020, 13:13
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Most of the countries are opting for a lock-down to contain the virus spread, The Netherlands (and the United Kingdom) are using a totally different approach: ‘We want the virus to circulate among people who will have little problem with it, while at the same time, protecting vulnerable groups as mu...
by luchtzak
18 Mar 2020, 11:21
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: The one and only topic on which runway in use @EBBR
Replies: 608
Views: 343671

Re: The one and only topic on which runway in use @EBBR

Stij wrote:
18 Mar 2020, 10:58
Homo Aeroportus wrote:
18 Mar 2020, 09:14

Time to launch a contest : what shall we do with RWY25L ?

H.A.
Mega-bowling...
Runway run. But .... gatherings not allowed !!!
by luchtzak
14 Mar 2020, 17:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Alitalia: “even passengers must wear breathing masks to protect safety and health on board”

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/alit ... -on-board/
by luchtzak
14 Mar 2020, 00:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

British Airways CEO Alex Cruz sends internal memo to employees titled: “The survival of British Airways”

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/inte ... -survival/
by luchtzak
13 Mar 2020, 23:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

KLM lays off between 1,500 and 2,000 staff; drastically reduces capacity; phases out Boeing 747-400

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air- ... g-747-400/
by luchtzak
13 Mar 2020, 16:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

President Trump will make an announcement at 03:00 PM Washington time, I guess that will be 21:00 (UTC +1)

Restrictions on air travel ? state of emergency ?
by luchtzak
12 Mar 2020, 21:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

The impact on aviation is huge, cash drain will be the next enemy for the weaker airlines.

Scope Ratings mailed is this analysis: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/avia ... port-hard/
by luchtzak
12 Mar 2020, 14:36
Forum: Airport & aviation Jobs/Employment/Career
Topic: skeyes (ex-Belgocontrol) ATCO vacancies
Replies: 203
Views: 116913

Re: skeyes (ex-Belgocontrol) ATCO vacancies

Mintage wrote:
12 Mar 2020, 13:41
Anyone know if skeyes has contingency plans in place if they'd have to cancel?
Cancel what exactly ?
by luchtzak
12 Mar 2020, 09:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

KLM tweets: following the entry ban for European countries announced by Donald Trump, we are going to make an inventory of the impact of this measure today. As soon as more is known we will publish it on our newsroom and our flight disruption page
by luchtzak
11 Mar 2020, 22:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 510
Views: 47977

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

[Coronavirus] Danmark is closing down for the next two weeks "Danmark lukker ned" or "Danmark is closing down", Danmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen announced during a press meeting. In two days, not later than 13 March, the country will close schools and universities and will send all civil n...