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by sn26567
20 Jan 2020, 23:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 69
Views: 8656

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

Does anybody know if flight crews are also targeted by the Reboot Plan? What about other categories of employees on SN's payroll? During the presentation of the Reboot plan to the press, Christina Foerster and Dieter Vranckx said that initially there would be minimal changes in the fleet. Only duri...
by sn26567
20 Jan 2020, 22:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 489
Views: 284924

Re: 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/business/boeing-737-accidents.html Excerp...
by sn26567
20 Jan 2020, 19:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019
Replies: 83
Views: 101318

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019

Bek Air Fokker 100 crashes into building near Almaty airport, Kazakhstan – 15 dead . https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/bek-air/bek-air-fokker-100-comes-down-near-almaty-airport/ Bek Air CEO Nurlan Zhumasultanov says the carrier will relocate to Kyrgyzstan or another country if its operations are b...
by sn26567
20 Jan 2020, 14:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crash Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 Tehran-Kiev UR-PSR (08/01/2020)
Replies: 63
Views: 4339

Re: Crash Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 Tehran-Kiev UR-PSR (08/01/2020)

The black boxes of the Ukrainian airliner which was accidentally shot down by Iranian forces this month will be sent to Ukraine, Iran's Tasnim news agency has reported. The black boxes will remain in Iran after all. The Iranian authorities changed their mind for unknown reasons. "The black boxes ar...
by sn26567
20 Jan 2020, 12:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2020

China Southern Airlines will cut its 3x weekly Wuhan - London Heathrow route, with the last flight on 17 June 2020.
by sn26567
19 Jan 2020, 16:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Monday morning smile
Replies: 134
Views: 135152

Re: Monday morning smile

Passenger wrote:
19 Jan 2020, 15:27
Clement Stals (Pelt - B) has installed a 737 simulator at his home.
Impressive. But does it include MCAS? :mrgreen:
by sn26567
19 Jan 2020, 15:25
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crash Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 Tehran-Kiev UR-PSR (08/01/2020)
Replies: 63
Views: 4339

Re: Crash Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 Tehran-Kiev UR-PSR (08/01/2020)

Aeroflot decided to carry out Tehran flights only during daylight hours to reduce risks.
by sn26567
18 Jan 2020, 23:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020
Replies: 11
Views: 1279

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

EJU7942 TFS - AMS will come to BRU. Late departure in TFS, so they didn't get in before the AMS curfew. And then? Bus to Amsterdam or night in Brussels before continuing in the air? The easyJet aircraft is an A320 registered OE-IJG. I find it strange that it is diverting to BRU as this is not a U2 ...
by sn26567
18 Jan 2020, 18:07
Forum: Contrail spotting
Topic: Contrail Spotting January 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 80

Re: Contrail Spotting January 2020

Nice pic to start the new year, a330a340!
by sn26567
18 Jan 2020, 17:56
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Where will you fly in 2020 ?
Replies: 31
Views: 13606

Re: Where will you fly in 2020 ?

Update : Flown : BRU-MXP FR 738 MXP-BRU SN 319 Booked : CRL-BRI FR 738 BRI-BGY FR 738 BGY-CRL FR 738 BRU-WAW LO E75 WAW-BRU LO 738 BRU-LIS TP 320 LIS-FAO TP 320 FAO-LIS TP 319 LIS-BRU TP 320 BRU-RIX BT 223 RIX-TXL BT 223 TXL-BRU SN 319 CRL-SKG FR 738 (avgeek trip) SKG-CRL FR 738 (avgeek trip) Bold ...
by sn26567
18 Jan 2020, 17:39
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crash Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 Tehran-Kiev UR-PSR (08/01/2020)
Replies: 63
Views: 4339

Re: Crash Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 Tehran-Kiev UR-PSR (08/01/2020)

The black boxes of the Ukrainian airliner which was accidentally shot down by Iranian forces this month will be sent to Ukraine, Iran's Tasnim news agency has reported.
by sn26567
17 Jan 2020, 23:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 489
Views: 284924

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

New software flaw could further delay Boeing’s 737 MAX The issue involves how software on the plane checks itself to ensure it’s receiving valid data, said a person familiar with the issue who wasn’t authorized to speak publicly about it. It occurs when the system is initially starting up, the pers...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2020, 23:40
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 13
Views: 1571

Re: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)

Three major U.S. airports will screen passengers from a city in China where a mysterious respiratory virus has sickened dozens. Airports in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles will begin screening passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, for infection with a mysterious respiratory virus that has ...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2020, 18:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 884

Re: Lufthansa in 2020

Due to the continuing unclear security situation for the airspace around Tehran airport and for Iranian airspace, Lufthansa Group airlines are suspending flights to/from Tehran until 28 March 2020 as a precaution. This also applies to the overflights over Iran.
by sn26567
17 Jan 2020, 17:57
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Austrian Airlines in 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 487

Re: Austrian Airlines in 2020

Due to the ongoing unclear assessment of the security situation for the airspace around Tehran airport, Austrian Airlines has cancelled the rotation OS 871/OS 872 to Tehran until incl. March 28 (end of winter flight schedule).
by sn26567
16 Jan 2020, 23:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 489
Views: 284924

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Southwest Airlines says it doesn’t expect the B737 MAX to be included in its flight schedule until early June 2020.
by sn26567
16 Jan 2020, 23:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations
Replies: 41
Views: 4906

Re: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations

Flybe: saved by the bell (saved by government intervention): https://www.bbc.com/news/business-51117885 ...against the objections of IAG chief Willie Walsh, who calls on the EU to intervene, two weeks before Brexit. After IAG, Ryanair: Ryanair wrote to Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid MP, c...
by sn26567
16 Jan 2020, 23:07
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Qatar Airways news
Replies: 20
Views: 6122

Re: Qatar Airways news

Qatar Airways says talks about investing in IndiGo continue and the Doha-based carrier is ready to buy as much as IndiGo “can give us".
by sn26567
16 Jan 2020, 23:05
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Jet Airways temporarily suspending their ops, is it definitive ?
Replies: 79
Views: 31272

Re: Jet Airways temporarily suspending their ops, is it definitive ?

Jet Airways' committee of creditors passed a resolution to sell one aircraft and two erstwhile slots of the carrier at Amsterdam Schiphol airport to KLM.
by sn26567
16 Jan 2020, 23:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: The Thomas Cook bankruptcy and its aftermath
Replies: 133
Views: 36576

Re: The Thomas Cook bankruptcy and its aftermath

The Condor sale process has drawn interest from three parties, including LOT Polish Airlines and Apollo Global Management (US).