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by sn26567
18 Aug 2018, 09:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Anomalies in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 45099

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

The flight deck clearly overreacted!
by sn26567
17 Aug 2018, 17:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2018
Replies: 99
Views: 18035

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2018

British Airways #BA2724 (operated by PrivatAir Boeing 737-700 reg. D-AWBB) to Ibiza declared an emergency and returned to London Gatwick.

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by sn26567
17 Aug 2018, 16:40
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Strikes affecting Belgian airports in 2018
Replies: 93
Views: 17780

Re: Strikes affecting Belgian airports in 2018

Strike of Swissport Ground Services at Barcelona from Sunday, 20 Aug. at 00:00 to Monday, 21 Aug. at 23:59. Flights from BCN could be severely delayed.
by sn26567
17 Aug 2018, 15:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: easyJet in 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 2082

Re: easyJet in 2018

EasyJet is not interested in pursuing long-haul LCC operations and will focus on growth in the European market, as it expects there will be fewer companies on the market in three to five years.
by sn26567
17 Aug 2018, 15:24
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 15/08/2018
Replies: 5
Views: 601

Re: BRU 15/08/2018

Eta1540 JAF304 B763 I-AIGG Etd1742 JAF305 B763 I-AIGG Apparently 49 pax couldn’t fly back to Brussels, as the aircraft was smaller. What is the capacity of the original aircraft and of this one? Strange: both the Air Italy 763 (288-304 seats) and the TUI 788 (exactly 300 seats) have around 300 seat...
by sn26567
17 Aug 2018, 15:06
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 17/08/2018
Replies: 3
Views: 288

Re: BRU 17/08/2018

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VLM Airlines Brussels, Airbus A321 reg. OO-SBA
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Air Transat Airbus A330 reg. C-GKTS
by sn26567
17 Aug 2018, 14:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Strikes affecting Belgian airports in 2018
Replies: 93
Views: 17780

Re: Strikes affecting Belgian airports in 2018

But KLM pilots are also angry because of the high workload and also threaten to strike. KLM expresses disbelief and disappointment regarding VNV’s attitude KLM yesterday presented the Dutch Airline Pilots Association VNV with an improved proposal for a new collective labour agreement (CLA) that bet...
by sn26567
16 Aug 2018, 22:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 4952

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2018

A Xiamen Airlines flight from Xiamen to Manila has crash landed at Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, skidding off the runway while landing in stormy conditions. https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/world/watch-moment-737-skids-off-runway-filmed-passenger-they-land-in-thunderstorm-manila This is...
by sn26567
16 Aug 2018, 22:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2018
Replies: 99
Views: 18035

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2018

Due to necessary security measures, Condor flight DE69 (Boeing 757-300 reg. D-ABOA) from Hurghada, Egypt to Dusseldorf diverted to Chania on the island of Crete, Greece. The plane landed safely and the passengers and crew are accommodated in hotels in Chania. The onward flight is scheduled for tomor...
by sn26567
16 Aug 2018, 20:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Niki suspends operations, restarts as LaudaMotion
Replies: 76
Views: 14099

Re: Niki suspends operations, restarts as LaudaMotion

Laudamotion plans to cut back on the number of wet leased aircraft from Ryanair in winter 2018/19, as there is plenty of room for independent growth, according to CEO Andreas Gruber. Laudamotion plans to integrate 50 more aircraft into its current fleet and add 40 routes to Germany in the coming yea...
by sn26567
16 Aug 2018, 20:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Berlin files for insolvency as Etihad pulls funding plug
Replies: 138
Views: 24791

Re: Air Berlin files for insolvency as Etihad pulls funding plug

Belair (the affiliate of Air Berlin in Switzerland) declared bankruptcy after a potential investor cancelled talks with the carrier.
by sn26567
16 Aug 2018, 17:10
Forum: Civil aviation / General aviation
Topic: General Aviation incidents & accidents - worldwide
Replies: 16
Views: 1302

Re: General Aviation incidents & accidents - worldwide

No survivors in the Ju-Air plane crash, this is sad ... https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/ju-air/ju-air-ju52-crashed-at-piz-segnas-nobody-survived-the-crash/ It was reported elsewhere on this site that Ju-Air wanted to restart flying with its remaining Ju-52 aircraft after 16 August. https://www.a...
by sn26567
16 Aug 2018, 14:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Summer 2019: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 12
Views: 1890

Re: BRU Summer 2019: news, new routes, airlines

airBaltic will compete with LOT (operated by Nordica) on the Brussels-Tallinn route from June 2019

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/airb ... o-tallinn/
by sn26567
15 Aug 2018, 20:41
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1620
Views: 179259

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

The painted livery looks much brighter and shinier than the stickered one. Way to go!
by sn26567
15 Aug 2018, 19:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1620
Views: 179259

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

TLspotting wrote:
15 Aug 2018, 14:31
Brand new OO-ABD going to be delivered this evening at Ostend. More info soon
Ostend? What's the idea?

(and the plane is brand new only for Air Belgium. It is actually 10 years old, but I'm sure you know that ;) )
by sn26567
15 Aug 2018, 18:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Eurowings in 2018
Replies: 90
Views: 18778

Re: Eurowings in 2018

Ryanair syndrome at Eurowings?

Eurowings cabin crew workers entered their ninth (!) round of negotiations with the airline on a dispute over a collective bargaining agreement. If no agreement is reached, strikes are possible.
by sn26567
15 Aug 2018, 10:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: The CityJet Sukhoi SSJ100-95 saga is hurting Brussels Airlines
Replies: 128
Views: 11639

Re: The CityJet Sukhoi SSJ100-95 saga is hurting Brussels Airlines

Welcome to Aviation24.be, su0229, and thanks for your input on this thread.
by sn26567
14 Aug 2018, 21:05
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1620
Views: 179259

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

Indeed, I think Bart made an error in its article, HKG is a codeshare hub. "Niky Terzakis proposera de nouvelles destinations via le hub de Hong Kong", that's what Le Soir wrote. Bart did not make an error; he said that Air Belgium would like to fly to Tokyo and Cebu, but did not specify whether it...
by sn26567
14 Aug 2018, 20:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2018
Replies: 1147
Views: 155441

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2018

Question Luk De Wilde: "Blijft de naam Brussels Airlines behouden?" Answer Carsten Spohr: "...Daarover beslist de CEO van Brussels Airlines. (De Duitse Christina Foerster, red.) Voor de lange afstandsvluchten lijkt een naamsverandering minder nodig. Iedereen kent Brussels Airlines in Afrika maar ni...
by sn26567
14 Aug 2018, 17:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2018
Replies: 1620
Views: 179259

Re: Air Belgium in 2018

Bravo to Air Belgium and let's hope to see connections to TYO from October as mentioned in the article. As I understand it, the route to Tokyo (and to Cebu, Philippines) will be through a connecting flight in Hong Kong. Will that connecting flight be operated by Hong Kong Airlines? It seems that Ai...