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by Acid-drop
19 May 2019, 12:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 25
Views: 4114

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

Jan 18 : 6000 e-commerce packages Oct 18 : 1,2 million April 19 : 29,6 million That's some growth, even by chineese standard :) Now, i wonder how much of that actually flies, currently its 2x 744 a week... the trains are in the picture I suppose Source : https://www.lecho.be/economie-politique/belgi...
by Acid-drop
18 May 2019, 10:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

Great summary.
Point 1 is maybe key, I wouldnt be surprised if the solution comes from Wallonia, where aviation is one of the crown jewel and where everybody seems to agree
by Acid-drop
04 May 2019, 13:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

An agreement.on what ?
If its really about staff shortage there is nothing to agree about... proof (if needed) that we are beeing manipulated by both sides.
by Acid-drop
02 May 2019, 23:15
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

If you think that Belgian ATC has a record, read this: Ryanair CMO Kenny Jacobs said at the CAPA Summit today: " Staff shortages are the biggest challenge in ATC management in Europe, particularly in Barcelona, Marseille and Karlsruhe ". Its time we stop with the borders from the middle age and cre...
by Acid-drop
02 May 2019, 10:24
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 205
Views: 43351

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

by Acid-drop
26 Apr 2019, 23:57
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

If you're happy to let the whole system collapse, I'm happy to see you go with it. And then we can think of using a foreign service.
In the end we can thank all of you for this clarification.
by Acid-drop
25 Apr 2019, 21:56
Forum: Videos
Topic: MD11 COCKPIT Night Landing Liege Belgium
Replies: 1
Views: 177

Re: MD11 COCKPIT Night Landing Liege Belgium

Cool stuff
Quite an old video i suppose :)
by Acid-drop
20 Apr 2019, 20:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

Everything is under control : the minister is wondering is we are about to cross the line. Now an audit and within 5 years we'll know if we did cross the line.
Then someone will get some super big slap on their hand, so bad that they will cry for 23 seconds.
by Acid-drop
19 Apr 2019, 10:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: ACE Belgium Freighters in 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 2197

Re: ACE Belgium Freighters in 2019

now, what's the point if the destinations are the same as CAL...
the whole goal of having a belgian AOC is to get access to locked market = arab countries ?
by Acid-drop
16 Apr 2019, 10:07
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

Economic disaster in LGG, the PR says.
50 flights impacted last night alone.
But the damage on the image is a lot bigger
by Acid-drop
14 Apr 2019, 16:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

I don't want to start a political discussion, but let's put the things as they are: the above arguments were never valid for the PS-FGTB when only Brussels Airport and the Port of Antwerp were affected. This strike at Skeyes seems to be a turnaround for the trade unions: whilst they used to damage ...
by Acid-drop
13 Apr 2019, 10:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Social actions at air traffic control service skeyes (Belgium) - possible air traffic disruptions
Replies: 606
Views: 44643

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

The walloon minister in charge wants to negociate a minimul service for the next contract, starting 1 july 2019
by Acid-drop
09 Apr 2019, 14:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2019 Liège Airport (LGG/EBLG) latest news
Replies: 25
Views: 4114

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

Among the top 10 European airports for freight traffic only two posted gains in January: Liège (+13.9%) and Madrid (+5%).

Amongst the top 10 European airports for freight traffic only three posted gains in February : Liège (9.3%), Madrid (6.8%) and Istanbul-Ataturk (2.3%).