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by sn26567
18 Jul 2019, 11:04
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal
Replies: 3787
Views: 1166161

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

lumumba wrote:
18 Jul 2019, 08:42
What's happening with the blue coming from the tail to the fuselage?
Not sure yet, but likely to disappear.
by sn26567
18 Jul 2019, 08:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 659
Views: 58228

Re: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions

More than a few civil ATCOs are ex military. Working conditions, traffic load, salary,... are hardly a secret. General Vansina, chief of the BAF, told me at a recent conference that military ATCOs were earning FIVE times less than skeyes ATCOs. And they are not allowed to strike! How are they ever ...
by sn26567
18 Jul 2019, 08:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal
Replies: 3787
Views: 1166161

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

"A new “euro-white” livery for Brussels Airlines" is your title. That, without the question mark, is fake news. Are you happy with the confusion you cause with your article here and on other websites? Really? This morning, Wencke Lemmes, VP Comm of Brussels Airlines, confirmed to me that all widebo...
by sn26567
17 Jul 2019, 22:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal
Replies: 3787
Views: 1166161

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

737MAX wrote:
17 Jul 2019, 22:17
"A new “euro-white” livery for Brussels Airlines" is your title. That, without the question mark, is fake news. Are you happy with the confusion you cause with your article here and on other websites? Really?
It is not fake news: one aircraft sports that livery.
by sn26567
17 Jul 2019, 22:16
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' monthly traffic figures
Replies: 228
Views: 54137

Re: Brussels Airlines' monthly traffic figures

Thank you very much for these figures! The performance of the long haul sector is impressive and makes me wonder : does it include the DUS ops for EW or only the SN ops @ BRU ? Also : Will they soon publish the SN figures among the network airlines of the LH Group? It does not include EW flights. N...
by sn26567
17 Jul 2019, 22:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal
Replies: 3787
Views: 1166161

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

Time to adapt/remove this fake news from Av24? yes please .. Fake news? Read the article again: nothing is wrong. Just a question mark at the end: Is this the livery that will be adopted for all Brussels Airlines aircraft? https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/a-new-e...
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 22:07
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?
Replies: 534
Views: 145226

Re: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?

Ferrovie dello Stato, the state railway running Alitalia, chose the Atlantia group of the Benetton empire as the final partner to work with the railway, the Italian treasury and Delta Air Lines on trying once again to relaunch the struggling flagship carrier. ... with a cash injection of 1 billion ...
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 22:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport (BRU) infrastructure: future
Replies: 1389
Views: 305912

Re: Brussels Airport (BRU) infrastructure: future

Ansett wrote:
16 Jul 2019, 18:47
(Don't know what happened. Just wanted to correct Belgian into Belgium) :o
You pressed "Reply with quote" (last icon) instead of "Edit post" (first icon). Happens to me all the time.

P.S. I corrected for you.
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 21:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2019
Replies: 199
Views: 41265

Re: Air Belgium in 2019

Interesting article in L'Echo: their 20M € funds ("paid-up capital"?) are totally gone, and they received another 10M € funding from Sogepa (4M), SRIW (1M), SFPI (1M), Sabena Aerospace (1M) and new Chinese and/or Congolese investors (3M). And an outstanding amount with Airbus Finance (5M €) has bee...
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 21:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2019
Replies: 77
Views: 12648

Re: Ryanair in 2019

https://twitter.com/AeroimagesChris/status/1150513859096002560 Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary says the carrier has no plans to market the B737 MAX differently to the other aircraft in its fleet. Ryanair now hopes to receive its first MAX200 aircraft sometime between January and February 2020, shortly ...
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 21:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2019
Replies: 77
Views: 12648

Re: Ryanair in 2019

Lufthansa chief executive Carsten Spohr (the man of the Eurowings debacle) says Ryanair is “irresponsible” for charging less than €10 for tickets on certain German routes while adding the airline won’t be pushed out of its home market. That remains to be seen!
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 21:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2019
Replies: 117
Views: 18229

Re: Lufthansa in 2019

Lufthansa chief executive Carsten Spohr (the man of the Eurowings debacle) says Ryanair is “irresponsible” for charging less than €10 for tickets on certain German routes while adding the airline won’t be pushed out of its home market. That remains to be seen!
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 21:25
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 318
Views: 60233

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Boeing and Southwest Airlines are accused of conspiring to hide a design flaw in the B737 MAX jet, alleges a new lawsuit filed against the company. They both deny the claims. Belavia (Belarus), together with lessors, are looking at compensation for losses suffered due to the disruption of the deliv...
by sn26567
16 Jul 2019, 13:07
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2019
Replies: 199
Views: 41265

Re: Air Belgium in 2019

Linty wrote:
16 Jul 2019, 12:14
brabel wrote:
16 Jul 2019, 11:15
Starting flights to Martinique on 7 September.
2 times a week.
December 7 it is.
Martinique AND Guadeloupe it is.

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air- ... artinique/
by sn26567
15 Jul 2019, 23:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Monday morning smile
Replies: 99
Views: 20720

Re: Monday morning smile

A second runway for London City Airport New on the scene, Ocean Aircraft says that it is possible for its proposed seaplane to land in the Royal Albert Dock and use the facilities of LCY. That's 19 passengers in a fair degree of comfort. It’s one for the future and not as daft as it seems. Years ag...
by sn26567
15 Jul 2019, 21:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 1894

Re: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2019

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport may gain 40,000 more aircraft slots if it meets strict new government criteria on noise levels.
by sn26567
15 Jul 2019, 21:24
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2019
Replies: 117
Views: 18229

Re: Lufthansa in 2019

Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr warns of a drastic drop in its operations at Zurich airport if further restrictions at the hub were to continue.
by sn26567
15 Jul 2019, 21:22
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Jet Airways temporarily suspending their ops, is it definitive ?
Replies: 70
Views: 9850

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

Etihad is reported to have sent a communication to the lenders that it would want to be part of the revival of Jet Airways. The UAE-based carrier may partner with Hinduja Group (India).

Are there any planes left to restart the airline?
by sn26567
15 Jul 2019, 21:19
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?
Replies: 534
Views: 145226

Re: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?

Last month, the government postponed for the fourth time a deadline for Ferrovie to present a binding rescue bid for Alitalia, extending it to July 15. Today is 15 July. A decision is near. Alitalia administrators received four expressions of interest to join a consortium for the rescue of the aili...
by sn26567
15 Jul 2019, 09:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 318
Views: 60233

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

TLspotting wrote:
15 Jul 2019, 08:19
This is misleading for the general public, as only specialists and Avgeeks will know it's a MAX with a sad history.