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by sn26567
17 May 2021, 21:49
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Tuifly planning
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Re: Tuifly planning

I think (some insiders might confirm) that TUIfly initially plans a large aircraft on popular destinations, but starts seat reservations with smaller aircraft, to be changed to larger aircraft if bookings pick up strongly. Planning the right size of plane is difficult in these uncertain times. I hav...
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Alitalia saved by the Government and reborn as ITA
Replies: 710
Views: 255862

Re: Alitalia saved by the Government and reborn as ITA

After Italian taxpayers' money lost in Alitalia, now starts the taxpayers' money to be lost in its successor ITA: Italy’s government is preparing to allocate around €800 million to make Italia Trasporti Aereo (ITA) take off, the public newco created to relaunch Alitalia.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 1072
Views: 287359

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Aegean board decide the increase of the company’s share capital and will raise funds of €60 million, in order for the state aid of an amount up to €120 million to be disbursed. Algeria will partially open the air borders as of 01 June 2021, 14 months after it closed them in response to...
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:46
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: TUI fly in 2021
Replies: 31
Views: 4544

Re: TUI fly in 2021

TUI Airways (took delivery of one B767-300ER, MSN 29617, on lease. It was transferred from sister carrier TUIfly Nordic, who phased out the last widebody.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: SWISS in 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: SWISS in 2021

SWISS now aims to contract only four E190-E2 jets from Helvetic Airways (Switzerland) instead of the eight it originally planned to operate.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair (Holdings) in 2021
Replies: 49
Views: 5258

Re: Ryanair (Holdings) in 2021

Ryanair hopes to take delivery of its first B737-8200 in late May 2021 and hopes to have over 60 MAX in the fleet before the peak summer 2022.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:40
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Lufthansa in 2021
Replies: 14
Views: 2102

Re: Lufthansa in 2021

Lufthansa Cityline has retired its first CRJ900, MSN 15095, with another to follow soon, and five more by end-2021.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:38
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Embraer E-Jet news
Replies: 16
Views: 5821

Re: Embraer E-Jet news

Helvetic Airways to take delivery of its first 195-E2 in June 2021, after converting E190-E2 orders to the larger model.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:34
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Condor news thread
Replies: 18
Views: 4579

Re: Condor news thread

Condor is on the verge of finding a new owner, as management is negotiating with at least two investors.
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 721
Views: 438646

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Caribbean Airlines (Trinidad & Tobago) says its contract for 12 B737 MAX 8s is still in effect. Talks with lessors for its existing B737-800 fleet are ongoing as CAL plans to reduce the fleet from 12 to nine, as it awaits the MAX. Never boring, the 737 stories: FAA is requiring US operators of ...
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Start-up, new airlines
Replies: 188
Views: 81144

Re: Start-up, new airlines

Breeze Airways to make Tampa – Charleston its initial flight, with three types of seating options — Nice, Nicer, and Nicest. The carrier will initially fly 49 direct routes, serving 15 cities, including Nashville, New Orleans, and Pittsburgh. Breeze Airways has officially received its Air Carrier C...
by sn26567
17 May 2021, 16:02
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Tuifly planning
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Re: Tuifly planning

Hi Not a lot of activity in this section of the forum anymore it seems. I have a small question: we're flying from BRU to TFS on saturday may 29th. Weird thing is that the flight itself is advertised as flying with Tui's B787 Dreamliner on the website but up to yesterday when we wanted to reserve s...
by sn26567
16 May 2021, 23:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: RwandAir & Rwandan Aviation News 2021
Replies: 34
Views: 5072

Re: RwandAir & Rwandan Aviation News 2021

rwandan-flyer wrote: 16 May 2021, 18:27 It's possible to change the title (RwandAir + Rwandan Aviation News 2021). Because i don't want to flood a thread when i want to talk about of an airline that use a different aircraft to Rwanda or which adds more flights. Thanks.
Changed. We appreciate your input on an almost daily basis.
by sn26567
15 May 2021, 21:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2021
Replies: 72
Views: 16612

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2021

Nice to see that Brussels Airlines is still flying long-haul sectors for Eurowings. A330 OO-SFJ is currently operating EW1279 from Windhoek (Namibia) to Frankfurt.
by sn26567
15 May 2021, 21:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2021
Replies: 48
Views: 6253

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2021

Air France flight #AF74 from Paris CDG to Vancouver (Boeing 777-200 reg. F-GSPX) diverted to Dublin due to a medical emergency.

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by sn26567
14 May 2021, 22:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 1072
Views: 287359

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review:

Air Transat has extended its suspension of operations through to 29 July 2021 due to continued travel restrictions.
by sn26567
14 May 2021, 18:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Wizz Air in 2021
Replies: 40
Views: 4206

Re: Wizz Air in 2021

TLspotting wrote: 13 May 2021, 18:08
Correction: Wizz Air to open a new base in Rome Fiumicino in July 2021 with four based A321neos, offering 32 new services to 19 countries.
by sn26567
14 May 2021, 18:46
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Vueling in 2021
Replies: 3
Views: 666

Re: Vueling in 2021

Vueling to base one aircraft at Florence, offering up to 15 domestic and international routes for summer 2021.

Italy seems to be the new battlefield for ambitious airlines due to the week position of Alitalia.
by sn26567
14 May 2021, 18:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: South African Airways in "Business Rescue" as from 05 Dec 2019
Replies: 112
Views: 52465

Re: South African Airways in "Business Rescue" as from 05 Dec 2019

South African Airways aims to resume flights in July or August 2021, but the restart date will depend on how the pandemic progresses and whether the airline can resolve a pilot dispute.
by sn26567
14 May 2021, 18:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A380 news
Replies: 386
Views: 200770

Re: Airbus A380 news

Singapore Airlines A380, MSN 005, has been fully dismantled at Tarbes-Lourdes, after being retired in April 2018. The aircraft is owned by Dr. Peters Group of Germany.