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by FLYAIR10
09 Oct 2019, 21:47
Forum: Military aviation
Topic: Dutch airforce acquires extra F-35's
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Dutch airforce acquires extra F-35's

The Dutch airforce will get another 9 F-35's Lightning II jets. This will bring their total to 46, allowing the establishment of a 3d squadron. The extra costs are estimated at about 1 Billion Euros. This includes not only the planes but also spare parts,simulators,software and extra infrastructure....
by FLYAIR10
22 Sep 2019, 16:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Thomas Cook ceases trading; UK CAA launches giant programme to fly its customers home
Replies: 114
Views: 12490

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2019

The question is what will happen with the Belgian activities, after all it's not because TC goes bankrupt that the market is gone. Will they be taken over? - Yes: completely, partly, will they take over the SN contract or develop something new, contract another airline, ... - No: other tour-operato...
by FLYAIR10
03 Sep 2019, 21:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 186
Views: 81606

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

sn26567 wrote: ↑ 23 Aug 2019, 18:14 Mark wrote: ↑ 23 Aug 2019, 13:55 I would love to have a route between Asturias(OVD) and Brussels. Zaventem would be a great option. Brussels Airlines, Ryanair or Vueling would be interesting options. There has been an OVD-BRU route in the past, operated by Iberia...
by FLYAIR10
14 Aug 2019, 22:43
Forum: Military aviation
Topic: Belgium sells c130
Replies: 4
Views: 14264

Re: Belgium sells c130

Re: Belgium sells c130 Post by Konus » 13 Aug 2019, 17:25 What about the remaining 2 to 3? Yes indeed. I thought the Belgian Air Force still had 11 C-130's? (out of 12+1 and 2 lost ) If there are 9 to be sold , what is/was the faith of the other 2?( and which registration?) Who can shed some light ...
by FLYAIR10
23 Jul 2019, 22:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: VLM (SHS Antwerp Aviation) news 2018 - 2019
Replies: 584
Views: 137908

Re: VLM (SHS Antwerp Aviation) news 2018 - 2019

Just wondering, after this bankruptcy,who owns the tradename VLM (or Vlaamse LuchtransportMaatschappij) . Can we assume it is now available 'for free' for any investor(s) who would like to revive the airline once more? (you never know) Or is it to be 'purchased' from the liquidator? :? or someone el...
by FLYAIR10
24 Jun 2019, 21:16
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2019
Replies: 965
Views: 249511

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2019

by Boavida » 24 Jun 2019, 20:35 Duke wrote: ↑ 24 Jun 2019, 19:27 Jetter wrote: ↑ 24 Jun 2019, 19:06 Those aren’t available second hand. LH didn’t retract that only profitable airlines receive new equipment. That applies to ‘network airlines’ as well. OS getting second hand airplanes, while LX and L...
by FLYAIR10
18 Jun 2019, 22:32
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 89
Views: 27562

Re: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

Does OST (Bruges) have a future regarding city trips? https://kw.knack.be/west-vlaanderen/nie ... 79073.html Yes ,of course.A few examples: -The LF on the Moscow flights was not bad. If Pobeda resumes flights as from october from Moscow AND,why not, Saint-Petersburg, it is likely to work. They only...
by FLYAIR10
18 Jun 2019, 22:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' monthly traffic figures
Replies: 229
Views: 62732

Re: Brussels Airlines' monthly traffic figures

by sn26567 » 17 Jun 2019, 18:40 Who says Brussels Airlines is losing money? The first quarter was negative, but last time I saw Christina Foerster, she said she hoped to end the year with black figures. On the other hand, Eurowings expects a negative EBIT of -4% to -6%. And what about cargo? The 'n...
by FLYAIR10
22 May 2019, 22:13
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2019
Replies: 286
Views: 122881

Re: Air Belgium in 2019

A trip report WAW-JFK in a Air Belgium A340 for LOT.

https://flight-report.com/en/report/404 ... w-york-jfk
by FLYAIR10
23 Apr 2019, 20:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 679
Views: 75033

Re: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions

by Phoenixx » 23 Apr 2019, 14:28 …, because damn I honestly don't know what to say anymore. Do you think we have an 'end dispute now button' lying around we are too stubborn to press? One that magically creates 25 licensed atcos, cures all disease and undoes all violations? Because we would be mash...
by FLYAIR10
16 Apr 2019, 21:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 89
Views: 27562

Re: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

Interesting article in hangarflying on n Pobeda at Ostend airport. 'Pobeda brings travelangry Russians to Flanders'. https://www.hangarflying.eu/2019/04/pobeda-brengt-reislustige-russen-naar-vlaanderen/ Flights are popular. especially with Russians willing to visit cities of Bruges,Ghent,... Belgian...
by FLYAIR10
08 Apr 2019, 22:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 89
Views: 27562

Re: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

by TLspotting » 08 Apr 2019, 20:25 Passenger wrote: ↑ 08 Apr 2019, 19:14 Voka (Flemish Entrepreneurs Networking) believes that Ostend Airport has a future: https://www.voka.be/nieuws/nieuwe-lucht ... nde-brugge I think the same as well, but they need to find the real markets, except TUI fly, with P...
by FLYAIR10
07 Mar 2019, 20:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 89
Views: 27562

Re: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

And another presscoverage of the inaugural flight of POBEDA to Ostend - Bruges . https://www.hln.be/regio/oostende/video-eerste-russen-in-luchthaven-oostende-brugge-verwelkomd-met-brugse-zot-en-garnalen~a7dae0e4/ Summary: 182 incoming passengers and 105 outgoing on the first flight . Next saturday :...
by FLYAIR10
23 Jan 2019, 21:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2018 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 166
Views: 43751

Re: 2018 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news

Ostend-Bruges and Antwerp Airports represented at Antwerp Holiday Fair Jan 24th-27th PRESSE RELEASE Ostend-Bruges and Antwerp Airports represented at Antwerp Holiday Fair Jan 24th-27th The largest holiday fair in Flanders will be held at Antwerp Expo this year, from Thursday Jan 24th till Sunday Ja...
by FLYAIR10
23 Jan 2019, 21:08
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 89
Views: 27562

Re: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

Ostend-Bruges and Antwerp Airports represented at Antwerp Holiday Fair Jan 24th-27th Ostend-Bruges and Antwerp Airports represented at Antwerp Holiday Fair Jan 24th-27th PRESSE RELEASE Ostend-Bruges and Antwerp Airports represented at Antwerp Holiday Fair Jan 24th-27th The largest holiday fair in F...
by FLYAIR10
29 Dec 2018, 11:23
Forum: Military aviation
Topic: Belgian Air Force news
Replies: 44
Views: 21004

Re: Belgian Air Force news

In the meantime it appears the BAF is permanently grounding a second C-130 (which CH-XX?),leaving 9 planes to fulfill the transport-role and para dropping until the first A400M shows up.

Source: http://www.standaard.be/cnt/dmf20181226_04063060
by FLYAIR10
22 Dec 2018, 12:23
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: OST 22/12/2018 Air Belgium touch-and-goes
Replies: 12
Views: 2242

Re: OST 22/12/2018 Air Belgium touch-and-goes

If I counted well ABD has been doing more than 16 T&G. And the nimbies are reacting as expected,trying to contact Air Belgium to ask for an explanation and suggesting once again Vatry as an alternative in the true Nimby spirit.
by FLYAIR10
21 Dec 2018, 15:43
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: OST 22/12/2018 Air Belgium touch-and-goes
Replies: 12
Views: 2242

OST 22/12/2018 Air Belgium touch-and-goes

On saturday 22/12 ,Air Belgium will perform some 24 touch-and-go's at OST airport.
Aircraft to be used: OO-ABE.

The Nimbies will be happy. :D


https://www.luchthaven-oostendebrugge.c ... mber-2018/
by FLYAIR10
21 Dec 2018, 15:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2018 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 70
Views: 17342

Re: 2018 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

On saturday 22/12 ,Air Belgium will perform some 24 touch-and-go's at OST airport.
Aircraft to be used: OO-ABE.

The Nimbies will be happy. :D


https://www.luchthaven-oostendebrugge.c ... mber-2018/
by FLYAIR10
20 Dec 2018, 22:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: London Gatwick closed for +24 hours after drone activity around the airfield
Replies: 39
Views: 3872

Re: London Gatwick closed for hours after drone activity around the airfield

From what I’ve read elsewhere, the UAVs in question here seem far from toys. There have been reports of 7+ UAVs in the air around EGKK simultaneously, some reports even mentioned “petrol powered” UAVs. This is a delibarate act to bring one of the UK’s biggest airports to a standstill, not some kid ...