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by Passenger
15 Sep 2019, 14:26
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: 800

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

With their flights BRU-AMS, KLM isn't looking for passengers that are familiar with railway transport. KLM knows those passengers will use the scheduled IC train from Brussels/Antwerp to Schiphol. KLM aims the international travellers, not familiar with our railway system, and for whom "Brussels Air...
by Passenger
14 Sep 2019, 12:10
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: 800

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

The main reason is not working towards a better climate and sustainability by replacing flight by train . If so, KLM would cancel all five daily flights AMS-BRU. And if so, KLM wouldn't start up Air Antwerp (competing against rail). The main reason for the 20% change into rail is this little phrase ...
by Passenger
13 Sep 2019, 14:56
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: 800

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

As from the end of March, the beginning of the Summer season, KLM will replace one of their 5 daily fights to BRU by a train connection between Schiphol and Brussels Airport. They will use the Thalys for this and it will be the first test case for the near future. In meantime, the NS is testing the...
by Passenger
12 Sep 2019, 14:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 165
Views: 36107

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

The local anti airport lobbygroup "Verlenging Nooit" has filed a criminal case against two civil servants and the airport management, for "voluntary violating the construction legislation". https://www.gva.be/cnt/dmf20190912_04604606/top-vlaamse-administratie-beticht-van-bouwmisdrijven (president of...
by Passenger
12 Sep 2019, 08:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Antwerp in 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 59796

Re: Air Antwerp in 2019

Air Antwaarp, as seen by De Ideale Wereld (VRT = Dutch only):
https://www.canvas.be/de-ideale-wereld/air-antwaarp
by Passenger
11 Sep 2019, 07:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Blue Skies forever
Replies: 25
Views: 9786

Re: Blue Skies forever

It's that sad day again: 11th September.
https://www.aviation24.be/do-you-rememb ... -hijacked/
by Passenger
09 Sep 2019, 20:04
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Antwerp in 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 59796

Re: Air Antwerp in 2019

Air Antwerp starts flying the fastest direct connection between Antwerp and the centre of London https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air-antwerp/air-antwerp-starts-flying-the-fastest-direct-connection-between-antwerp-and-the-centre-of-london/ Report by local tv ATV (first item in their daily news): ...
by Passenger
08 Sep 2019, 00:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2019
Replies: 141
Views: 36147

Re: Lufthansa in 2019

Press release Air Namibia 06 Sept 2019: the Board of Directors' chairperson (Dee Sauls-Beckenbrock) and the deputy chairperson (Nangula Kauluma) have both resigned.
https://www.namibian.com.na/82859/read/ ... Nam-resign

Hence the "talks with Lufthansa" are probably put on hold...
by Passenger
07 Sep 2019, 18:08
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: TUI fly Belgium in 2019
Replies: 163
Views: 59777

Re: TUI fly Belgium in 2019

OO-JLO (737-800) is doing OR-217/OR792 Amsterdam-Samos-Dalaman-Amsterdam today/tomorrow, as replacement for TUI NL's PH-TFF (also a 737-800) which had a ground collision with a catering truck at AMS yesterday. Apparently the truckdriver passed out at the worst possible moment. Photo from the collisi...
by Passenger
07 Sep 2019, 00:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2019
Replies: 141
Views: 36147

Re: Lufthansa in 2019

Air Namibia draws interest from South African Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and Lufthansa, who are interested in acquiring a sale in the carrier. Talks with Lufthansa are in progress. Namibia may hire a consultant, who will also assist with the potential termination of A330 leases. The negociations a...
by Passenger
05 Sep 2019, 11:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport (BRU) infrastructure: future
Replies: 1555
Views: 368584

Re: Brussels Airport (BRU) infrastructure: future

Tax free shops: takeover (request) Duty Free S.A. by Lagardère: NL: http://www.ejustice.just.fgov.be/cgi/article_body.pl?language=nl&caller=summary&pub_date=2019-09-05&numac=2019014334%0D%0A#top FR: http://www.ejustice.just.fgov.be/cgi/article_body.pl?language=fr&pub_date=2019-09-05&caller=summary&n...
by Passenger
02 Sep 2019, 11:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Norwegian in 2019
Replies: 44
Views: 10010

Re: Norwegian in 2019

Poiu wrote:
02 Sep 2019, 10:46
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.
by Passenger
01 Sep 2019, 21:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 165
Views: 36107

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

Official program Bevrijdingsdagen 7-8 September (program in Dutch only):

Excel-file 27/08/2019:
https://www.luchthaven-antwerpen.com/wp ... -Copy.xlsx

Source page:
https://www.luchthaven-antwerpen.com/be ... september/
by Passenger
01 Sep 2019, 20:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Antwerp in 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 59796

Re: Air Antwerp, a new airline from Antwerp Deurne airport

Hi, On topic,.. I heard of rumours thé F50 of Air Antwerp would fly roundflights during thé 'bevrijdingsdagen' op 7-8 september 2019. Any more info about this ? The aircraft is going to be indeed at Antwerp during the bevrijdingsdagen on those dates. No idea yet if roundflights have been already co...
by Passenger
30 Aug 2019, 20:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2019
Replies: 28
Views: 10973

Re: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2019

Few days ago, Security staff at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport had given a strike notice for this Sunday. The airport went to court ("short matter") to forbit the strike, and the judge has just ruled: the strike is not forbitten.
by Passenger
28 Aug 2019, 19:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2019
Replies: 222
Views: 64983

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

Homo Aeroportus wrote:
28 Aug 2019, 19:36
What could have been the reason for the delay today? Tech? Documents?
Maybe some issue, related to maintenance, just done at Amman?
See:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/oo-sfg
by Passenger
27 Aug 2019, 18:24
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019
Replies: 72
Views: 33528

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019

A small sport plane has crashed this afternoon around 16.20h at KJK / Kortrijk-Wevelgem airport. According the press one person did not survive the crash. Source: WTV https://www.focus-wtv.be/nieuws/vliegtuigje-neergestort-wevelgem-piloot-overleden Basic info with references: https://aviation-safet...
by Passenger
27 Aug 2019, 09:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 310
Views: 83180

Re: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)

Disruption ongoing at MUC Munich Airport: "...According to the information currently available, a person has probably entered the clean area of Terminal 2 through an emergency exit door from the unclean area. As a result, police measures are currently in progress..."
by Passenger
25 Aug 2019, 21:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2019
Replies: 826
Views: 148873

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2019

One more time. It's a joke or "suicid squad" ? How is possible ? 2 consecutive days Please LH, make SN great and attractive. I pray for this, hopefull for september. [joke : on] You can call Air Belgium to operate this fly. OO-ABB is free in CRL ? [joke : off] Maybe KLM's PH-AOB (also A330-200) can...