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by SR20
18 Sep 2019, 07:47
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 662
Views: 65946

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

The management of skeyes wants to push a crucial agreement on the joint committee today. But because of the resistance of the Christian and the liberal trade union, the social unrest threatens to flare up again. https://www.tijd.be/ondernemen/luchtvaart/directie-skeyes-zet-vakbonden-mes-op-de-keel/1...
by SR20
16 Sep 2019, 08:46
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: ANR 16/09/2019
Replies: 1
Views: 264

ANR 16/09/2019

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0905 LT SF50 Cirrus Vision N3AD

Is it the first time in Belgium for the SF50 ?
by SR20
10 Sep 2019, 12:08
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 44
Views: 17640

Re: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news

Saudia Cargo has added a second additional weekly freighter flight to operate on Tuesday and Thursday to JFK Airport in New York via LGG Airport in Liege, Belgium by a 747-400F freighter aircraft. https://www.stattimes.com/saudia-cargo-expands-freighter-network-with-nyliege-nairobieurope-flights-air...
by SR20
04 Sep 2019, 17:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 44
Views: 17640

Re: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news

New flights to dubai and Hongkong too... would be nice to know more Flights to Dubaï and Hong-Kong have been operated for weeks already ! Like some intra-european destinations as Vienna, Basel, Milano, London Stansted and East-Midlands who have been operated for months by FedEx B757 and FedEx crew ...
by SR20
04 Sep 2019, 14:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 44
Views: 17640

Re: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news

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New FedEx operations between IND and LGG, first flight today !
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by SR20
15 Aug 2019, 11:32
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019
Replies: 72
Views: 33618

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019

Russian jet crash-lands in field outside Moscow after striking flock of gulls

https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/15/europe/r ... index.html
by SR20
06 Aug 2019, 23:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Belgium in 2019
Replies: 282
Views: 77869

Re: Air Belgium in 2019

"Eight days after the opening of reservations on the Caribbean, 20% of flights are already filled," says Niky Terzakis, the CEO of Air Belgium, who is sure that his company is filling a gap. https://www.lecho.be/entreprises/aviation/niky-terzakis-ceo-d-air-belgium-sur-les-antilles-air-belgium-va-com...
by SR20
06 Aug 2019, 15:06
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 44
Views: 17640

Re: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news

After Alibaba a new Chinese logistics player is setting its sights on Liege airport to establish its bridgehead in Europe. This is Shengsheng Supply Chain Management Company. This Shanghai-based company employs more than 700 people in China and is the leader of a niche market: logistics for biotech ...
by SR20
26 Jul 2019, 19:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 305
Views: 83627

Re: Trivia 2019 (miscellaneous news)

The real reasons behind delay - a spot-on article from the European Cockpit Association (ECA).

https://www.eurocockpit.be/news/delays-holidays
by SR20
25 Jul 2019, 12:27
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019
Replies: 72
Views: 33618

Re: Crashes and serious incidents/accidents in 2019

An alphajet from "Patrouille de France" just had an accident in Perpignan !
https://www.lindependant.fr/2019/07/25/ ... 330603.php
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by SR20
24 Jul 2019, 15:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2019
Replies: 140
Views: 49205

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

TFL786 from Izmir to Amsterdam just diverted to Liège. Looks like the refueling system in Amsterdam is not working properly and fuel tanks are nearly empty !
by SR20
21 Jun 2019, 16:39
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 662
Views: 65946

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

This night between 01:30 and 04:30 (UTC +2), the Eastern part of Belgian airspace below 24,500 feet will be closed, skeyes announced. The reason is lack of air traffic controllers. Liège Airport is impacted by the closure. https://twitter.com/frederikureel/status/1142015114763296769 Liege Airport w...
by SR20
18 Jun 2019, 16:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 662
Views: 65946

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

Staff shortage in this case means there are not enough controllers at work for a specific shift to ensure business continuity during the whole shift. How can this happen? Combination of several factors: 1) several controllers call sick for the same shift Is it just a coincidence? 2) no (or not enou...
by SR20
18 Jun 2019, 10:47
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 662
Views: 65946

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

14th June, press release by the unions: results from the negociations are not good enough yet... management still hasn't given in to all our demands... there is slow progress, but most probably there will be no partial strike... https://www.hln.be/nieuws/binnenland/nog-steeds-geen-witte-rook-na-soc...
by SR20
17 Jun 2019, 19:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air navigation service provider skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 662
Views: 65946

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

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17 Jun 2019, 19:19
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by SR20
05 Jun 2019, 15:47
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news
Replies: 47
Views: 12237

Re: 2019 Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL/EBCI) latest news

Digital remote control towers : skeyes has started a project for the airports of Charleroi and Liège to replace the physical towers. The intention is that both airports will be managed from one location. Fewer air traffic controllers will then be needed than in two separate towers. https://m.hln.be/...
by SR20
05 Jun 2019, 15:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 44
Views: 17640

Re: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news

Digital remote control towers : skeyes has started a project for the airports of Charleroi and Liège to replace the physical towers. The intention is that both airports will be managed from one location. Fewer air traffic controllers will then be needed than in two separate towers. https://m.hln.be/...