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by Passenger
22 Jan 2020, 21:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 94
Views: 10717

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

Just wondering: does all that "no printed newspaper onboard? What a stupid airline!" theory also applies for Finnair and for KLM, who have abondonned printed newspapers long before Brussels Airlines? Or is it a clever decision from Finnair and KLM, and a stupid decision from Brussels Airlines?
by Passenger
22 Jan 2020, 20:13
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 94
Views: 10717

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

It’s not the employers choice, employers are forced to respect the Renault law as soon as they make 30 people redundant in a 60 day period. The Renault law protects the employees and is quite costly for the employer. Only the future will tell us how many, if any, people are made redundant. If SN is...
by Passenger
22 Jan 2020, 19:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A350 XWB news
Replies: 450
Views: 221283

Re: Airbus A350 XWB news

On 20th Jan 2020, a British Airways A350-1000 suffered a hard landing at Tel Aviv: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/international-airlines-group-iag/british-airways/airbus-a350-1000-damaged-during-hard-landing-at-tel-aviv-airport/ The Aviation Herald has now downgraded its report from initial qual...
by Passenger
21 Jan 2020, 21:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 820

Re: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2020

Meanwhile, fog is building up in/near Antwerp. Same story today, WP141 (Air Antwerp F-50) on finals for EBBR. And TB1262 (TUI ERJ-190) from Murcia will probably have to do the same in half an hour. Fog apparently also becoming a problem for BRU now, with a few holdings there (at Eindhoven, most fli...
by Passenger
21 Jan 2020, 17:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: South African Airways in "Business Rescue" as from 05 Dec 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 2547

Re: South African Airways in "Business Rescue" as from 05 Dec 2019

International flights cancelled: Johannesburg (JNB) – Munich (MUC) SA264 Depart 2115 Arrive 0700 Dates: 20, 21,22,23 & 24 January Munich (MUC) – Johannesburg (JNB) SA265 Depart 2030 Arrive 0820 Dates: 20, 21,22,23 & 24 January https://www.traveller24.com/News/Flights/saa-flight-schedules-continue-as...
by Passenger
21 Jan 2020, 14:27
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Turkish Airlines B737 crashes in Schiphol Amsterdam - TK1951
Replies: 167
Views: 34842

Re: Turkish Airlines B737 crashes in Schiphol Amsterdam - TK1951

From the topic "Boeing 737 (MAX) news: The New York Times examines the 2009 crash of flight TK1951 of Turkish Airlines 737-800 in Amsterdam (an accident that killed several Boeing engineers) and finds parallels to the design problems that caused the MAX crashes. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/20/bu...
by Passenger
21 Jan 2020, 10:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 94
Views: 10717

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

How many people are getting fired? :? The law Renault is applicable as soon as 30 people are made redundant (not fired) in any 60 day period. Nope. De Wet/Loi Renault is not "when 30 people are made reduntant". The Wet Renault / Loi Renault is "when the employer wants to activate collectief ontslag...
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 21:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: 2020 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news

Meanwhile, fog is building up in/near Antwerp. WP141 (Air Antwerp F-50) and TB2062 (TUI ERJ-190) are above the aerodrome, at FL070 and FL080. It's Brussels, for both. I wonder if Air Antwerp and TUI will share the passengers' coach transfer from BRU to ANR. If no solution has been found, there's st...
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 20:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: 2020 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news

Passenger wrote:
20 Jan 2020, 20:20
Meanwhile, fog is building up in/near Antwerp.
WP141 (Air Antwerp F-50) and TB2062 (TUI ERJ-190) are above the aerodrome, at FL070 and FL080.
It's Brussels, for both.
I wonder if Air Antwerp and TUI will share the passengers' coach transfer from BRU to ANR.
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 20:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2020 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news
Replies: 4
Views: 543

2020 Antwerp Airport (ANR/EBAW) latest news

EBCV has the highest of all, at 1049. Not sure I can "screw" my altimeter that far! Not that it really matters, my aerodrome won't open anyway in this low-cloudy weather. METAR EBAW 201250Z 16003KT 4000 BR SCT003 05/03 Q1048 TEMPO 6000 NSW= METAR EBBE 201255Z VRB01KT 4000 BR SCT003 OVC005 05/04 Q10...
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 12:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2020
Replies: 36
Views: 4939

Re: Air Belgium in 2020

If Flightradar24.com and Planefinder.net have correct info, OO-ABA is AOG at Chicago ORD since Saturday evening. That would make 3 times AOG (+24 hours) for OO-ABA in two weeks: 8th January, 13th January and 18th January. Each time for LOT LO-04 Chicago-Warsaw. Unless these flights were/are XXX = n...
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 09:47
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2020
Replies: 36
Views: 4939

Re: Air Belgium in 2020

If Flightradar24.com and Planefinder.net have correct info, OO-ABA is AOG at Chicago ORD since Saturday evening. That would make 3 times AOG (+24 hours) for OO-ABA in two weeks: 8th January, 13th January and 18th January. Each time for LOT LO-04 Chicago-Warsaw. Unless these flights were/are XXX = n...
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 09:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Monday morning smile
Replies: 134
Views: 136231

Re: Monday morning smile

Are you feeling bad today? This is probably the reason:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blue_Monday_(date)

And this is the solution:
https://www.glocomms.com/blog/2020/01/b ... 5-top-tips
by Passenger
20 Jan 2020, 08:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2020
Replies: 36
Views: 4939

Re: Air Belgium in 2020

If Flightradar24.com and Planefinder.net have correct info, OO-ABA is AOG at Chicago ORD since Saturday evening. That would make 3 times AOG (+24 hours) for OO-ABA in two weeks: 8th January, 13th January and 18th January. Each time for LOT LO-04 Chicago-Warsaw. Unless these flights were/are XXX = no...
by Passenger
19 Jan 2020, 15:27
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Monday morning smile
Replies: 134
Views: 136231

Re: Monday morning smile

Clement Stals (Pelt - B) has installed a 737 simulator at his home.

Let us give that man some views at his YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcYgSs ... 7t8SQahHVw

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by Passenger
18 Jan 2020, 00:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations
Replies: 41
Views: 4948

Re: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations

Tarom (Romania) received a LEI / Romanian RON 195,000,000 loan from the government (= € 40,8M) to secure its March payments.

Source:
https://www.profit.ro/povesti-cu-profit ... a-19229586
by Passenger
17 Jan 2020, 20:25
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2020

The Dutch consumer authority says that KLM and AMS-airport keep their promises about a level playing field for other airlines:

ACM (thus Dutch only):
https://www.acm.nl/nl/publicaties/klm-e ... schappijen
by Passenger
17 Jan 2020, 11:42
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: The one and only topic on which runway in use @EBBR
Replies: 599
Views: 330438

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

Press release Airportmediation Brussels 17/01/2020: 30 new cards about the runway use at EBBR BRU Brussels Airport: First in Dutch, then in French: 30 nieuwe informatiefiches op de website van de Ombudsdienst van de Luchthaven De Federale Ombudsdienst voor de Luchthaven Brussel-Nationaal intensivee...
by Passenger
16 Jan 2020, 21:38
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?
Replies: 596
Views: 194788

Re: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?

Alitalia given six months to repay €400mn state loan, CH-Aviation writes (behind pay wall) I can't find confirmation about this on the European Union's State Aid website. Who has ordered this repayment? The Italian government? And if Alitalia can't repay, they will probably get a new loan from the ...