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by sn26567
06 Aug 2020, 11:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Blue Skies forever
Replies: 48
Views: 31492

Re: Blue Skies forever

https://www.aerovfr.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/PierreRobin.jpg Pierre Robin passed away on August 5, 2020. His name will be forever associated with a series of planes that have survived the decades since the creation at the end of 1957 of the company Center Est Aéronautique (CEA) which would la...
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 23:12
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 05/08/2020
Replies: 10
Views: 1610

Re: BRU 05/08/2020

Great pics, Wapo!
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 20:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 772
Views: 153649

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Air Europa warned that Paraguay, in a first phase, could be excluded from the airline’s route network and thus lose the only direct connection to Europe, after receiving no response from the government for the reopening of operations in the country. Air Peace sacked 75 pilots, citing f...
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 20:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: TUI fly Belgium in 2020
Replies: 121
Views: 42157

Re: TUI fly Belgium in 2020

TUI is looking for a partner for its airline business and plans on removing expensive aircraft as assets from its consolidated balance sheet. Future aircraft will not be leased, according to the CEO, while the group plans to significantly reduce its European aircraft fleet from the current 150 aircr...
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 20:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Start-up, new airlines
Replies: 31
Views: 11430

Re: Start-up, new airlines

Malta MedAir performed its first scheduled flight with its own aircraft, an A320 which flew between Malta and Warsaw.
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 20:38
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A220 (ex-Bombardier CSeries) news
Replies: 192
Views: 93586

Re: Airbus A220 (ex-Bombardier CSeries) news

Airbus Americas CEO Jeff Knittel downplayed the priority of the A220-500 as the company is in cash preservation mode due to the pandemic.
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 20:35
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 573
Views: 358849

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Aeromexico will renegotiate leases and its debt for aircraft, including with Boeing for the B737 MAX order, to help reduce the carrier’s capacity, as part of a financial restructuring of the airline. SkyWorks Capital has been appointed as the advisory company. Alafco will buy fewer aircraft from Bo...
by sn26567
05 Aug 2020, 17:24
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 05/08/2020
Replies: 10
Views: 1610

Re: BRU 05/08/2020

Be happy Virgin Atlantic is still coming after filing for bankruptcy!

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/virg ... in-the-us/
by sn26567
04 Aug 2020, 23:40
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 772
Views: 153649

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Aer Lingus closed reservation for Dublin – Miami route, scheduled to resume on 25 October 2020. Air Madagascar extends the suspension of international flights until 31 August 2020. Air Serbia operated its first charter flight of this summer season to Hurghada. The airline is working in...
by sn26567
04 Aug 2020, 23:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 60
Views: 24177

Re: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)

United Aircraft says the IL114-300 will make its first flight in September 2020.

United Aircraft also says the MC-21 passenger jet equipped with PD-14 engines produced in Russia will make its first flight by the end of 2020.
by sn26567
04 Aug 2020, 23:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Norwegian in 2020
Replies: 41
Views: 11512

Re: Norwegian in 2020

Norwegian and Danish unions are in initial discussions on a new agreement if the carrier re-establishes a base in Denmark.
by sn26567
04 Aug 2020, 23:32
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations
Replies: 151
Views: 55883

Re: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations

Lineas Aereas Paraguayas may be reactivated by the government with connections to Europe and the US. Private participation in the project is also being mulled. Virgin Australia is set to lay off between 3000 to 3500 of its 9000 staff, drop international flying and review its WA FIFO operations as p...
by sn26567
04 Aug 2020, 14:53
Forum: Contrail spotting
Topic: Contrail spotting August 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 461

Contrail spotting August 2020

For your best contrail pictures made during this beautiful month!
by sn26567
03 Aug 2020, 22:39
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 772
Views: 153649

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review : Aer Lingus is considering compulsory redundancies and is reviewing its operations in Cork and Shannon. Job cuts “ will be implemented on a voluntary basis if possible, but on a compulsory basis if necessary .” Aer Lingus workers who fear for their jobs called on the government to aid...
by sn26567
03 Aug 2020, 22:38
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Wizz Air in 2020
Replies: 49
Views: 13626

Re: Wizz Air in 2020

Wizz Air is the first airline in Europe to receive an AOC from EASA. The supervision of the operating licence will still reside in Hungary.
by sn26567
03 Aug 2020, 22:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations
Replies: 151
Views: 55883

Re: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations

Thai Airways International expects the bankruptcy court to allow for a rehabilitation process after a hearing in August 2020 on its restructuring proposals.
by sn26567
03 Aug 2020, 22:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Norwegian in 2020
Replies: 41
Views: 11512

Re: Norwegian in 2020

Norwegian to resume service from Paris CDG to Los Angeles and New York JFK from 28 March 2021.
by sn26567
03 Aug 2020, 22:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 573
Views: 358849

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Icelandair Group talks with Boeing regarding additional compensation for the B737 MAX aircraft and future deliveries are at an advanced stage. FAA 's proposed 737 MAX changes are out, and include requiring the installation of new flight control computer software, revising the Airplane Flight Manual...
by sn26567
03 Aug 2020, 18:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of aviation on the Coronavirus crisis
Replies: 54
Views: 11160

Re: Impact of aviation on the Coronavirus crisis

Thanks for bringing that post to our attention. Of course it is not acceptable to call people monkeys, even if it is toned down as "gentlemonkey". On the other hand, travelling on a plane and refusing to wear a mask is even less acceptable. I don't know how such people could be named. Now let's move...