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by globetrotter
20 Dec 2005, 12:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: PIA 747 diverted to Budapest
Replies: 0
Views: 484

PIA 747 diverted to Budapest

The flight operating London-Islamabad had to land in the Hungarian capital due to a medical emergency onboard, it left after three hours of stay.

http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.php?id=424241
by globetrotter
19 Dec 2005, 17:27
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Thomsonfly and First Choice new middle east charter rumor
Replies: 2
Views: 686

Thomsonfly and First Choice new middle east charter rumor

The two carriers are considering launching service to Dubai or Sharjah in the Gulf region, on behalf of TUI and First Choice Travels, both using 767.
by globetrotter
19 Dec 2005, 17:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: PIA to phase out two 743
Replies: 5
Views: 1286

Actually three are said to be going with confirmation from one source that AP-BFU is listed as the first to be pulled out of service in January 2006.
by globetrotter
19 Dec 2005, 16:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air France 772 lands in Irkutsk
Replies: 3
Views: 1687

Air France 772 lands in Irkutsk

The plane was flying Seoul-Paris when one of its engines failed over Russia, the flight with 220 people onboard had to divert to Irkutsk located north east of China's border, the passengers had to stay at local hotels and an IL-96 flew them later to Moscow or direct to Paris.
by globetrotter
14 Dec 2005, 13:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: PIA to phase out two 743
Replies: 5
Views: 1286

PIA to phase out two 743

Pakistan International are rumored to be grounding two of the aircraft next year as some modification to be carried out on them referred to as "section 41 check" is not worth the money.
by globetrotter
10 Dec 2005, 13:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Sukhoi RRJ in Polet new livery photo
Replies: 6
Views: 1065

Did you bother to look into the second link which alos has the stretched versions of the plane? Aeroflot have ordered some, dont know which version though and the UAE govt. have also signed up for 10.
by globetrotter
10 Dec 2005, 12:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Pulkovo to get AN148
Replies: 13
Views: 1227

Pulkovo to get AN148

St. Petersburg based airline "Pulkovo" signed with the leasing company JOINT STOCK COMPANY "Il'yushin Finans ko" (IFK) supply agreement of 18 regional liners An-148, the new aircraft will be replacing their obsolete Tu-134.
by globetrotter
10 Dec 2005, 12:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Astraeus to start Kazakhstan flights
Replies: 1
Views: 509

Astraeus to start Kazakhstan flights

The British charter airline will start flying to Aktau and Uralsk once a week each from LGW using a 757 strating Jan 24th, they were also to start Atyrau but it hasnt happened, both cities lie in western Kazakhstan hwre most of the oil industry is located. British Airways 'proper' are also planning ...
by globetrotter
09 Dec 2005, 17:43
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Picture of NEW Indian Airline colors
Replies: 13
Views: 1534

People at other forums claim this is a new subsidiary of the airline and IC will not be getting this scheme, can any one confirm this bit?
by globetrotter
09 Dec 2005, 16:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Sukhoi RRJ in Polet new livery photo
Replies: 6
Views: 1065

Sukhoi RRJ in Polet new livery photo

Is every Russian carrier going to adopt silver metallic paint now, Aeroflot, Atlant-Soyuz and now Polet or is that Sukhoi house colours? nice place though

http://sukhoi.org/img/gallery/civil/rrj/RRJ_polet_1.jpg

http://sukhoi.org/planes/projects/rrj/
by globetrotter
07 Dec 2005, 18:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Air Blue leasing two A321
Replies: 0
Views: 404

Air Blue leasing two A321

The first such aircraft type for the Pakistani airline will be delievered sometime this month, they are former Aero Flight planes and are being taken through ILFC for 5 years each.
by globetrotter
07 Dec 2005, 17:34
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Garuda Indonesia planning Europe return next year
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Garuda Indonesia planning Europe return next year

PT Garuda Indonesia expects to reopen its routes to Europe by the end of next year, the national flag carrier's marketing and sales manager, Agus Priyanto, said here on Monday. "We are still studying the routes to Europe. We wish to change the condition that prevailed when we abandoned the routes by...
by globetrotter
06 Dec 2005, 18:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Biman: new aircraft and stopping non-profitable routes
Replies: 36
Views: 5454

They also need to get a new livery, something not very corporate looking but more along the lines of China Airlines, showing something like a national flower or reflecting their culture.
by globetrotter
06 Dec 2005, 18:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cathay Pacific to Moscow and Manchester
Replies: 7
Views: 1244

In here officially announced http://www.airliners.net/discussions/ge ... n/2473854/
if you're wondering why no replies in the link, its because subject has been discussed fully in another thread at the same forum, this one has the official CX press news in it, that didnt.
by globetrotter
05 Dec 2005, 18:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cathay Pacific to Moscow and Manchester
Replies: 7
Views: 1244

Cathay Pacific to Moscow and Manchester

From 26th March thrice weekly A343, routed HKG-SVO-MAN, full rights on MAN-SVO-MAN route.

I wonder if the Aerflot code share will continue after this.
by globetrotter
05 Dec 2005, 18:24
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Korean Air end Urumqi(China) service
Replies: 2
Views: 663

There seem to be some doubts about the LUX service, can any one confirm if they flew there or not?
by globetrotter
03 Dec 2005, 15:41
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Korean Air end Urumqi(China) service
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Also dropped cargo markets Helsinki and Luxembourg both served once weekly 744F with single routing.
by globetrotter
26 Nov 2005, 17:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: S7 quit Japan
Replies: 1
Views: 597

Sorry wrong info, Niigata is still only, its a seasonal route served only during summer.
by globetrotter
26 Nov 2005, 12:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: S7 quit Japan
Replies: 1
Views: 597

S7 quit Japan

Siberia Airlines have ended service to Niigata, the only city they served in the country from their hub in Irkutsk, once weekly Tu-154 nonstop.

Check out their new website www.s7.ru
by globetrotter
25 Nov 2005, 16:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Two major airlines plan return to Pakistan
Replies: 4
Views: 1135

Singapore Airlines will restart a three-times-weekly service to the cities of Karachi and Lahore, in Pakistan, from 1 February 2006. Schedule: MONDAY DEP Singapore 1535 ARR Lahore 1840 DEP Lahore 1945 ARR Karachi 2135 DEP Karachi 2235 ARR Singapore 0730 (TUESDAY) WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY DEP Singapore...