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by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 20:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: 2019 Ostend-Bruges Airport (OST/EBOS) latest news

ostair wrote:
18 Jan 2019, 20:31
More room for nightflights again at OST.
The airport was granted a new permit for an extra 180 night flights.
Per year? That's barely one flight every two nights! Nobody should complain...
by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 18:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1881

Re: Ryanair in 2019

Ryanair lowered its full-year profit guidance — excluding Laudamotion — from a current PAT range of €1.1-1.2 billion to a new range of €1.0-1.1 billion due to lower fares, stronger traffic growth, stronger ancillary sales, and slightly better than expected 2H unit cost performance. This guidance exc...
by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 18:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Bombardier CSeries / Airbus A220 news
Replies: 158
Views: 47851

Re: Bombardier CSeries / Airbus A220 news

Airbus says the development of the A220-500 is “very likely”, according to Guillaume Faury, head of Airbus’ commercial aircraft division.

In the past, Bombardier also had plans to develop a CS500. I guess Airbus is relying on those plans.

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by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 17:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Austrian Airlines in 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 944

Re: Austrian Airlines in 2019

Austrian Airlines announces future changes Austrian Airlines announced at a press conference on 17 January 2019 the changes that should take place in the future to ensure the future of the airline. One important point in this strategy paper "#DriveTo25" is the fleet change: the airline will phase o...
by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 16:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 1045

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019

easyJet flight #U24319 from Lyon to Rennes (A319 reg. G-EZDA) is declaring an emergency and returning to Lyon

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by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 12:19
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: TUI fly Belgium in 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 2307

Re: TUI fly Belgium in 2019

TUI fly Belgium will link Montpellier with Brussels South Charleroi as of 7/04 and with Casablanca as of 8/06, says Montpellier airport.
by sn26567
18 Jan 2019, 10:45
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 18/01/2019
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: BRU 18/01/2019

Hello Are these the time of arrivals of all planes landing tomorrow (Saturday 19/1) on Brussels Airport? I would like to come with the kids to do some plane spotting, but I would like to know when planes will be landing/leaving, as we’re coming from far. Many thanks for your answer! First figure is...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 21:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: FedEx buys TNT
Replies: 75
Views: 17017

Re: FedEx buys TNT

By this decision, the European Court of Justice opens the way to a US$2 billion damages claim by UPS. Wow! The lawyers will put a lot of money in their pockets on this case.
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 21:52
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 702

Re: Lufthansa in 2019

Lufthansa Cargo (will take delivery of a fourth brand-new freighter in autumn 2019. The B777F will be leased from Boeing and operated by AeroLogic at Leipzig/Halle Airport. This will take the AeroLogic fleet to 12 aircraft this year.
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 21:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?
Replies: 462
Views: 124610

Re: Alitalia near bankruptcy. Can it be saved?

Alitalia executives will meet with Delta Air Lines managers to discuss a potential transaction, that will involve mainly long-haul flights to the US. Air France, possibly in conjunction with Delta Air Lines, is planning to take a stake in Alitalia. When will the Italian government finally make a de...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 20:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brexit and British Airways, easyJet, Ryanair, et al.
Replies: 143
Views: 32991

Re: Brexit and British Airways, easyJet, Ryanair, et al.

Spain must notify the European Commission by the beginning of February 2019 if Iberia is a Spanish company, else it will not be able to perform flights within the EU in case of a no-deal Brexit. Strange, no?
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 20:46
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 news
Replies: 171
Views: 59610

Re: Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 news

Sukhoi Civil Aircraft reduced the number of SSJ100s produced in 2018 by one third, compared to 2017. SCAC built 23 SSJ100s in 2018, 11 aircraft short of 2017 output. Not really the sign of a healthy business...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 20:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1881

Re: Ryanair in 2019

Ryanair pilots claim that the airline is threatening to close its bases in the Canary Islands if cabin crew do not sign proposed collective agreements.
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 20:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 702

Re: Lufthansa in 2019

Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr suggested that plans to close the ageing Berlin Tegel should be reconsidered, citing growing passenger numbers and doubts about whether the long-overdue Berlin Brandenburg airport slated to be opened in 2020 has sufficient capacity.
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 20:38
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2019
Replies: 36
Views: 3446

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2019

Austrian Airlines will remove Seychelles from its flight offering after the winter 2018/19 season and cease flights there at the end of April 2019. Avianca Brasil decided to end all its international operations – from Sao Paulo Guarulhos to Santiago, Miami and New York JFK – from 31 March 2019, as ...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 20:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 41
Views: 3110

Re: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)

Antonov (Ukraine) and Aerospace Industry Corporation of China set up a joint venture for series assembly of the AN225 in China. It also includes completing the second AN225 prototype. It was about time to double the fleet of this astonishing aeroplane!
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 19:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 41
Views: 3110

Re: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)

A new livery for Aer Lingus: https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/iag/aer-lingus/unveils-brand-refresh-as-part-of-its-strategy-to-become-the-leading-value-carrier-across-the-north-atlantic/ Nothing innovative, just another livery IMO. https://wwwaviation24be-q41r3jh.stackpathdns.com/wp-content/upload...
by sn26567
17 Jan 2019, 00:03
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Flying the 777-300ER on a 200NM trip
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: Flying the 777-300ER on a 200NM trip

With a nice meal on such a short flight!
by sn26567
15 Jan 2019, 22:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 41
Views: 3110

Re: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)

Sabena Technics (France) decided to invest in a new hangar in its facility at Bordeaux-Merignac Airport, to be operational by January 2020. The 10,000 m² hangar will be able to accommodate, in maintenance or modifications activities, aircraft up to A350-1000 or B777-9X.
by sn26567
15 Jan 2019, 22:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1881

Re: Ryanair in 2019

Ryanair has revealed it will close its Holidays division just two years after a significant overhaul.