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by sn26567
21 Sep 2020, 23:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1622
Views: 378147

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

From Homo Aeroportus: all 10 SN A330s active today?
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by sn26567
21 Sep 2020, 22:41
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 833
Views: 178401

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review : Air France-KLM is discussing plans to raise more capital with its main shareholders, the French and Dutch governments, says CEO Ben Smith. Greenpeace will appreciate! Air Mauritius to put employees on unpaid leave from 01 October 2020, as part of the government’s redundancy plan. Air...
by sn26567
21 Sep 2020, 22:34
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Austrian Airlines in 2020
Replies: 33
Views: 11525

Re: Austrian Airlines in 2020

Lufthansa Group CEO Carsten Spohr indicated that Austrian Airlines long haul aircraft — B767s and B777s — “simply no longer have a future.
by sn26567
21 Sep 2020, 22:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 787 news
Replies: 1129
Views: 515167

Re: Boeing 787 news

Boeing is nearing a decision to shift more B787 production to South Carolina, a cost-cutting strategy accelerated by the pandemic that would deplete its iconic factory north of Seattle.
by sn26567
21 Sep 2020, 22:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 590
Views: 369966

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

American Airlines will begin B737 MAX training for its pilots in November 2020, a sign that it believes a return to service of the grounded jet is near.
by sn26567
20 Sep 2020, 23:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 777(X) news
Replies: 119
Views: 84400

Re: Boeing 777(X) news

by sn26567
20 Sep 2020, 14:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1622
Views: 378147

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

Brussels Airlines will operate some of the long-haul flights of Lufthansa's Ocean concept, starting with Frankfurt-Windhoek in September. https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/eurowings/lufthansa-develops-ocean-concept-brussels-airlines-to-operate-long-haul-tourist-route-frankfurt-wind...
by sn26567
19 Sep 2020, 22:48
Forum: Contrail spotting
Topic: Contrail spotting September 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 611

Re: Contrail spotting September 2020

vader wrote: 19 Sep 2020, 21:30 Cześć,

19.09

Cranes, G17:25 - time to fly to Africa for winter season
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:lol: Nice shot!
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 23:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 833
Views: 178401

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Arkia Airlines of Israel will lay off 130 of its 530 employees while some remaining staff will take a pay cut. FACC (an Austria aerospace industry) is cutting 650 jobs as it deals with the impact from the pandemic. Hawaiian Airlines won’t be making the thousands of involuntary job cuts...
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 22:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Wizz Air in 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 18495

Re: Wizz Air in 2020

Wizz Air (Hungary) has postponed the opening of a base at the St. Petersburg Pulkovo airport and flights to Europe until December 2020.
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 22:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 590
Views: 369966

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

NTSB says that proposed safety upgrades in the B737 MAX jet were “positive progress” toward meeting cockpit and systems recommendations it made. Ryanair could order more B737 MAX jets by 2020-end, according to Davy Research (Ireland). The carrier is in talks with Boeing regarding its MAX 10 variant...
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 22:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Start-up, new airlines
Replies: 45
Views: 19897

Re: Start-up, new airlines

HiSky postpones its launch. Chisinau - Dublin 16 September 2020 Chisinau - Paris Beauvais 16 September 2020 Chisinau - London Stansted 18 September 2020 Lisbon and Bologna dropped. Another delay... Dublin 3 October Paris & London 2 October Will the airline ever start? HiSky announces planned servic...
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 22:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Start-up, new airlines
Replies: 45
Views: 19897

Re: Start-up, new airlines

Fly Lankan Asia (Sri Lanka) has applied for an AOC and plans to operate domestic and international scheduled flights with BAe 146-300s and B737-200Fs.
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 22:47
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations
Replies: 162
Views: 65314

Re: Airline bankruptcies, ceased operations, restructurations

El Al Israel Airlines raised US$148 million in a government-mandated share offering that will enable it to receive a state bailout package. El Al Israel Airlines will resume some international destinations in October 2020, from Tel Aviv to Athens with B737-900, and to London Heathrow, New York JFK ...
by sn26567
18 Sep 2020, 12:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Blue Skies forever
Replies: 49
Views: 32838

Re: Blue Skies forever

Brien Wygle’s adventurous life was packed full of bold action and heroism. Fresh out of high school, he flew for the Royal Canadian Air Force in World War II, then flew for the Israelis in their 1948 war of independence. He joined Boeing as a test pilot, flew the first 737 flight in 1967 and co-pilo...
by sn26567
17 Sep 2020, 23:02
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: EDI-AMS-WAW with KLM 07/09/20
Replies: 2
Views: 397

Re: EDI-AMS-WAW with KLM 07/09/20

Very nice illustrated (annual) report, Louise. As usual :) About the seats in the Embraer E-jets: it's not Embraer's fault if they are misaligned with the windows, it was KLM's decision to cram more seat rows than windows, resulting in some seats having poor views. I guess you had a poor legroom on ...
by sn26567
17 Sep 2020, 22:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Plane carrying Polish president crashed near Smolensk airp't
Replies: 59
Views: 20352

Re: Plane carrying Polish president crashed near Smolensk airp't

Polish Prosecutor General's Office disclosed names of Smolensk air traffic controllers it seeks to arrest for Kaczynski crash The Polish Prosecutor General's Office disclosed on Thursday the names of air traffic controllers who worked at the Smolensk North Airport during the 2010 plane crash that k...
by sn26567
17 Sep 2020, 21:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 news
Replies: 223
Views: 115545

Re: Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 news

Russia to complete the development of a new version of the SSJ100 in 2023. The aircraft modification include the substitution of some foreign components and the adoption of the PD-8 engine, costing roughly US$1.6 billion.
by sn26567
17 Sep 2020, 21:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 833
Views: 178401

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Air Zimbabwe announced that it was resuming flight operations on its domestic and regional routes with effect from 23 September and 03 October 2020 respectively. Condor seeks creditor approval in late October 2020 for its new insolvency plan, which would place the airline in a trust as...
by sn26567
17 Sep 2020, 21:24
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 590
Views: 369966

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Southwest Airlines will temporarily ground 130 (!) B737-800s after it discovered discrepancies in aircraft weight data.