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by Passenger
21 Oct 2018, 15:04
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 36160

Re: Ryanair in 2018

Find hotel on phone, go to hotel, pay transport and hotel, claim back from Ryanair later. That's what Ryanair passengers need to do when flights get cancelled... Most Ryanair passengers don't do this because they estimate their chances for a refund almost zero. Specially when "extraordinary cicrums...
by Passenger
20 Oct 2018, 12:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2018
Replies: 330
Views: 52627

Re: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2018

Fog at LGG ?

Cargo Air Lines (Israel) 5C-952 747-400F 4X-ICC JFK-LGG went into a long holding near CRL around 09h40L this morning, and then diverted to AMS Amsterdam:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... c#1e465833

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ICL-952 5C-952 20 10 2018.jpg
by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 22:40
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1808
Views: 215268

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

Waving at each other N-W of Paris: OO-ABB coming back from Lisbon (ABB845P), OO-ABE positioning from Charleroi to Orly, most probably to do an Aigle Azur backup (callsign ZI37P).

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by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 19:52
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1808
Views: 215268

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

Unlike some sources, Air Belgium does not go bankrupt, Air Belgium should still fly. Press release coming this evening or tomorrow morning. Still no press release? Are they unaware of what is written about them? ...As for what you just read about Air Belgium, the airline might be heading down the s...
by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 15:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport customs officers on strike (since Wednesday 17 October)
Replies: 10
Views: 368

Re: Brussels Airport customs officers on strike (since Wednesday 17 October)

They don't bully the passengers (and airlines) because they are understaffed. They bully the passengers (and airlines) because any "social action" at Brussels Airport gets tv coverage. They don't demand "more staff". They reason for their "social action" is because the government wants to change the...
by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 13:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2018 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 302
Views: 43374

Re: Trivia 2018 (miscellaneous news)

European Commission clears the acquisition of control over Avolon by ORIX Aviation Systems and Bohai The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of joint control over Avolon by ORIX Aviation Systems ("OAS"), both of Ireland and by Bohai of China. Avolon is ...
by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 11:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 6829

Re: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2018

sn26567 wrote:
15 Oct 2018, 15:15
... and ready to fly to Chicago today:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ph-bfn
by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 11:06
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2018 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news
Replies: 95
Views: 13436

Re: 2018 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news

At a press conference this morning to announce the expansion of the terminal 1 building (see: https://www.aviation24.be/airports/brussels-south-charleroi-crl/brussels-south-charleroi-expands-terminal-1-with-restaurant-lounge-and-duty-free-areas-and-a-terrace-for-smokers-pics/), the Chairman of the ...
by Passenger
19 Oct 2018, 09:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1808
Views: 215268

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

Is it possible to get a media update please? In Dutch: https://www.tijd.be/ondernemen/luchtvaart/air-belgium-krijgt-respijt-van-aandeelhouders/10060679.html https://www.tijd.be/ondernemen/luchtvaart/aandeelhouders-beslissen-over-toekomst-air-belgium/10060364.html https://www.vrt.be/vrtnws/nl/2018/1...
by Passenger
18 Oct 2018, 18:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 36160

Re: Ryanair in 2018

Court case in Den Bosch (NL) today: 13 Ryanair pilots demand that the court forbits Ryanair to close their base there, because that's done as a reaction to the past strike. Ryanair claims that Eindhoven base will be closed because of raising fuel prices, cheaper tickets and lower demand. Court verd...
by Passenger
18 Oct 2018, 18:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1808
Views: 215268

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

Unlike some sources, Air Belgium does not go bankrupt, Air Belgium should still fly. Press release coming this evening or tomorrow morning. They have to blame themselves for these negative press reports. Once again. Someone from inside their company had leaked to L'Avenir that there was this extrao...
by Passenger
18 Oct 2018, 11:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2018 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 302
Views: 43374

Re: Trivia 2018 (miscellaneous news)

There is an update for a story that was published on the homepage (18th July 2017) and that was discussed here quite often: “ State aid: EU Commission finds Belgian support to three airlines incompatible with EU rules” https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/state-aid-eu...
by Passenger
18 Oct 2018, 09:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1808
Views: 215268

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

So basicly, the meeting is just standard implementation of Article 633 from the Belgian company legislation (Wetboek van Vennootschappen). When the Board decides to remain in business, the Board has to advise formally which measures will be taken to make the company financially healthy. (just two ex...
by Passenger
18 Oct 2018, 08:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 36160

Re: Ryanair in 2018

Court case in Den Bosch (NL) today: 13 Ryanair pilots demand that the court forbits Ryanair to close their base there, because that's done as a reaction to the past strike. Ryanair claims that Eindhoven base will be closed because of raising fuel prices, cheaper tickets and lower demand. (edited : c...
by Passenger
18 Oct 2018, 07:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2018
Replies: 1259
Views: 173981

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2018

Not arrogant at all, just giving someone a dose of their own medicine. Before knowing which medicine to give, a doctor or pharmacist wants to know the symptoms. And it seems you have missed them: Earlier this year, SN CEO Christina Foerster granted an interview to a Belgian newspaper in which she s...
by Passenger
17 Oct 2018, 18:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: VLM (SHS Antwerp Aviation) news 2018
Replies: 544
Views: 101839

Re: VLM (SHS Antwerp Aviation) news 2018

Some old news that hasn't been published before: on 4th September 2018, the Antwerp Trade Court has accepted the nomination of the two liquidators that were appointed by the board. All board members were then / are now dismissed.
http://www.ejustice.just.fgov.be/tsv_pd ... 142571.pdf
by Passenger
17 Oct 2018, 18:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 36160

Re: Ryanair in 2018

The scene could be staged, but it is a fact Ryanair does not work with hotels. Their crews don't know anything and are just as stranded as their passengers... So the "picture" is 100% correct. Not staged at all. Ryanair's crew management in one picture that is. The proof is there: the photo is stag...
by Passenger
16 Oct 2018, 20:20
Forum: Military aviation
Topic: Belgian Air Force F16 burned out at EBFS Florennes
Replies: 8
Views: 580

Re: Belgian Air Force F16 burned out at EBFS Florennes

From today’s homepage: The F-16 incident at Florennes Air Base: Belgian Air Force reacts to an unworthy newspaper article This weekend, an article appeared in Belgian newspaper De Standaard about the incident with an F-16 fighter jet at Florennes Air Base. The commanders of the 2nd and 10th Tactical...
by Passenger
16 Oct 2018, 19:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport customs officers on strike (since Wednesday 17 October)
Replies: 10
Views: 368

Brussels Airport customs officers on strike (since Wednesday 17 October)

Wednesday: disruption by the Customs trade unions at Brussels Airport. Arriving passengers will have to add one hour waiting time, and some departing flights will also be delayed.
by Passenger
15 Oct 2018, 17:06
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 36160

Re: Ryanair in 2018

Business Insider Poland: "...Kontrola inspektorów pracy w Ryanair Sun. Badają spółkę, która ma przejąć rejsowe loty..." Google Translate says this means: "...Inspection of labor inspectors at Ryanair Sun. They are investigating a company that is to take over scheduled flights..." https://businessins...