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by sn26567
06 Nov 2020, 21:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Start-up, new airlines
Replies: 79
Views: 52395

Re: Start-up, new airlines

Not really a start-yp, although in Europe it is: Amazon (operating as Prime Air) has officially started operations at its first European hub at Leipzig/Halle Airport in Germany, with two B737-800s. Emerald Airlines is seeking an Air Carrier Operating License from Irish aviation regulators, as it loo...
by sn26567
06 Nov 2020, 21:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Alitalia saved by the Government and reborn as ITA
Replies: 671
Views: 242838

Re: Alitalia saved by the Government and reborn as ITA

Alitalia expects to report a loss of €1 billion in 2020, according to reports.
by sn26567
06 Nov 2020, 21:08
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: TUI fly Belgium in 2020
Replies: 138
Views: 59146

Re: TUI fly Belgium in 2020

Sister airline TUIfly (Germany) and its pilots’ union have failed to come to an agreement over the threat of redundancies. The carrier wants to reduce the fleet from 39 to 17 B737s as planned.
by sn26567
06 Nov 2020, 21:07
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A320 and A320neo news
Replies: 192
Views: 120472

Re: Airbus A320 and A320neo news

SWISS has resolved to temporarily withdraw its 28 older A320 family aircraft for the winter timetable period. The company’s short- and medium-haul winter schedules will be operated solely with its more efficient A220 fleet and A320/A321neos.
by sn26567
06 Nov 2020, 21:05
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 625
Views: 411782

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Spirit AeroSystems plans to produce B737 fuselages at a rate of 10 monthly from January 2021.
by sn26567
04 Nov 2020, 18:38
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 918
Views: 245944

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Air Europa obtained government approval for a €475 million state aid package, consisting of an equity-backed loan and regular loan. The carrier will have a maximum of six years to repay the loans. In return, the government will have a say on Air Europa’s potential sale to IAG (UK). Air...
by sn26567
04 Nov 2020, 18:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Estonian Air bankrupt - Replaced by Nordica
Replies: 55
Views: 26331

Re: Estonian Air bankrupt - Replaced by Nordica

Nordica signed a preliminary agreement with LOT to buy out a 49% stake of Regional Jet. It is also a precondition for Nordica to receive US$35million in state aid. Nordica to obtain the US$25 million of state support next week, as there have been sufficient assurances that Nordica’s negotiations wi...
by sn26567
04 Nov 2020, 18:32
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A330/A330neo news
Replies: 96
Views: 54437

Re: Airbus A330/A330neo news

EgyptAir Cargo is upgrading its fleet by adding three A330-200Fs following conversion from passenger planes.
by sn26567
04 Nov 2020, 18:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: News from COMAC (ARJ21 and C919)
Replies: 13
Views: 4634

Re: News from COMAC (ARJ21 and C919)

China Express Airlines signs a strategic partnership agreement with the COMAC to buy a total of 100 ARJ21 and C919 aircraft for delivery from 2020. A slightly altered confirmation: China Express Airlines signs purchase agreement with COMAC for 100 ARJ21 series and C919 series, with delivery from 20...
by sn26567
04 Nov 2020, 18:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Winter 2020-2021: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 100
Views: 51806

Re: BRU Winter 2020-2021: news, new routes, airlines

Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation (a regional airline of DR Congo based in N'Djili) to shortly add its first A330-200, MSN 505 (formerly with Cyprus Airways and Air Europa), as the airline looks to add flights to Brussels from Kinshasa. https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/compagnie-africaine-daviation-c...
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 23:05
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 918
Views: 245944

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Air Canada Rouge returned to the skies with a flight from Toronto to Cancun. British Airways A380s are likely to be grounded until at least early 2021 in the wake of a sweeping travel ban imposed by the latest UK lockdown. Hawaiian Airlines flights between Honolulu and Pago Pago are su...
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 23:05
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 625
Views: 411782

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Southwest Airlines pilots urged US regulators to simplify the procedure recommended to address an emergency that can force down the nose down of the B737 MAX.
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 17:32
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2020
Replies: 38
Views: 16884

Re: KLM and/or AMS Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - Latest news 2020

Dutch public broadcaster NOS reports that the pilots (VNV) have accepted the governments' demands. https://nos.nl/artikel/2355085-ook-klm-piloten-akkoord-met-loonmatiging-in-ruil-voor-steunpakket.html Confirmed: NL: https://nieuws.klm.com/vakbond-vnv-tekent-commitment-clausule/ EN: https://www.avia...
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 15:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1701
Views: 454371

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

Where are the Brussels Airlines SSJ100s now? According to an article in Simple Flying: EI-FWD went into storage at CityJet facilities in Shannon, Ireland. It would eventually be given registration 9H-SJD and go to aircraft management services firm Seraph Aviation Group. EI-FWE would also have the s...
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 14:15
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: OST 03/11/2020
Replies: 3
Views: 609

Re: OST 03/11/2020

1930-2025 EWG A319 The Eurowings A319 wille be D-AGWG (charter for Borussia Dortmund) Why didn't they use the A320 in Borussia Dortmund livery? https://www.aviation24.be/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/BVB-Mannschaft-vor-Mannschaftsairbus_001-1280x720.jpg https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-gro...
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 12:16
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 918
Views: 245944

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

TUI cancels all UK flights for one month after the prohibition for UK citizens to go on vacation abroad.
by sn26567
03 Nov 2020, 11:11
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Hi Fly, first ACMI company to offer the Airbus A380 for wet-lease
Replies: 41
Views: 11847

Re: Hi Fly, first ACMI company to offer the Airbus A380 for wet-lease

Sad news: due to the coronavirus crisis, Hi Fly will phase out its sole Airbus A380 by end of this year.

https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/hi-f ... -the-year/
by sn26567
02 Nov 2020, 16:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 918
Views: 245944

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Daily review: Aeromexico will operate about 4,000 domestic flights in November 2020, with which it will achieve an 83% recovery in its domestic operations compared to November 2019. Air Austral (a French airline based in Reunion island) is further relaxing its commercial measures, with the modificat...
by sn26567
02 Nov 2020, 16:46
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 news
Replies: 227
Views: 122370

Re: Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 news

Rossiya Airlines has confirmed its intention to receive and put into operation the first 10 SSJ100s by the end of 2020. Some of the aircraft to be commissioned are used Aeroflot aircraft and several aircraft will be new.
by sn26567
02 Nov 2020, 16:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 625
Views: 411782

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

Pobeda announced a tender for the provision of consulting legal services for the termination or restructuring of operating lease agreements for five B737 MAX aircraft. Pobeda expects deliveries of the first B737-800s from Aeroflot in 2021, and is considering the possibility of expanding the fleet w...