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by MD-11forever
01 Mar 2016, 10:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A220 (ex-Bombardier CSeries) news
Replies: 196
Views: 101547

Re: Bombardier CSeries news

Does Bombardier want to show it to Brussels Airlines maybe?
by MD-11forever
26 Feb 2016, 21:11
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brucargo 2016: cargo routes, news
Replies: 51
Views: 19979

Re: Brucargo 2016: cargo routes, news

I might be wrong, but I think I saw a DC-10 taking off on the 6th of February when I was on the parking of the Heizel during the afternoon.
by MD-11forever
24 Feb 2016, 08:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 737 (MAX) news
Replies: 607
Views: 401720

Re: Boeing 737 (MAX) news

After the order for 40 737-700 planes earlier this year, United is looking to order an additional 25 737-700s: United Said to Pick Boeing Again in Snub to Bombardier, Embraer (Bloomberg) -- United Airlines is poised to order another $2 billion of Boeing Co.’s narrow-body jets, snubbing newer models ...
by MD-11forever
17 Feb 2016, 12:59
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A220 (ex-Bombardier CSeries) news
Replies: 196
Views: 101547

Re: Bombardier CSeries news

Bombardier is prepared to cut prices on the CSeries as a way to win up to 100 new orders from multiple companies, including options. Possible customers reportedly include JetBlue and Air Canada. And 75 of the 100 new orders have been disclosed, Air Canada it was indeed. Air Canada to purchase up to...
by MD-11forever
10 Feb 2016, 14:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: SN to Mumbai or Delhi?
Replies: 27
Views: 7007

Re: SN to MUMBAI or Delhi?

sean1982 wrote:As Lufthansa needs to decide about full ownership in april (3 Days later) I dont think the delay is in India but in FRA. LH allready has flights to BOM you see.
Or maybe there is another reason: SN simply does not have an aircraft available yet to fly the route?
by MD-11forever
01 Feb 2016, 16:02
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Interview of CEO Gustin: Brussels Airlines renamed Eurowings? ...and other topics
Replies: 157
Views: 31109

Re: Interview of CEO Gustin: Brussels Airlines renamed Eurowings? ...and other topics

convair wrote: BTW, I think Eurowings code is EW, not (yet) SH. ;)
I think Treeper means short haul (SH) and long haul (LH), not the airline code ;)
by MD-11forever
03 Dec 2015, 20:46
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Strange pattern above Belgium
Replies: 9
Views: 1765

Re: Strange pattern above Belgium

Apparently an American F-16 that was being repared at Sabca and made a testflight.
by MD-11forever
27 Nov 2015, 16:52
Forum: Français - Nederlands - Deutsch
Topic: beenruimte vlucht Amerika
Replies: 8
Views: 3043

Re: beenruimte vlucht Amerika

De beenruimte bij United in Economy Plus waar Stij het over had is inderdaad ruim, ik had er alleszins plaats genoeg (ben 1m88 groot).

Al denk ik wel dat het gehele product bij Brussels Airlines beter is.
by MD-11forever
13 Nov 2015, 15:39
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2015 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 373
Views: 108895

Re: Trivia 2015 (miscellaneous news)

Passenger wrote:Luckily this happened to un des meilleurs, and not to a carrier that puts too much pressure on its pilots.
And your point would be... ?

You cannot resist to spoil every topic into a Ryanair-bashing topic, can you?
by MD-11forever
04 Nov 2015, 11:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal
Replies: 3972
Views: 1451108

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

As far as I know SFM and SFN are among the oldest A330's operating commercially? I didnt say it had to happen all at once, but adding newer airplanes to an older fleet is not going to improve dispatch reliability if used for expansion only KLM operates 25-year old 747s that are still going strong, ...
by MD-11forever
03 Nov 2015, 08:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Metrojet Airbus A321 - Kolavia EI-ETJ: plane crash Egypt
Replies: 75
Views: 20516

Re: Metrojet Airbus A321 - Kolavia EI-ETJ: plane crash Egypt

Apparently, the aircraft had a tailstrike in 2001. Downed Russian Jet Suffered Prior Damage Linked to Other Crashes Metrojet A321 was damaged in 2001 when its tail hit runway (Bloomberg) -- More than a decade before it burst into pieces mid-air, the Russian jetliner that crashed in Egypt on Saturday...
by MD-11forever
28 Oct 2015, 13:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Jetairfly in 2015
Replies: 279
Views: 65307

Re: Jetairfly in 2015

Jetairfly announces nine new destinations:
Out of Ostend: Rome, Nice, Burgas, Varna (Djerba is dropped)
Out of Antwerp: Ibiza, Split, Rome
Out of Brussels: Larnaca
Out of Charleroi: Rabat

Also, 4 737s will join the fleet.

http://www.standaard.be/cnt/dmf20151028_01942717
by MD-11forever
16 Oct 2015, 11:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 787 news
Replies: 1132
Views: 521515

Re: Boeing 787 news

Boeing's Longest 787 Jet Gets Boost in $8 Billion EVA Deal When confirmed, a sale would boost backlog for 787-10 version Longest version of plane seen as crucial for program profit (Bloomberg) -- Boeing Co.’s stretched version of the 787 Dreamliner, whose sales have slowed since its 2013 unveiling,...
by MD-11forever
15 Oct 2015, 09:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Boeing 787 news
Replies: 1132
Views: 521515

Re: Boeing 787 news

Aeroflot Seeks to Exit Deal for 22 Boeing Dreamliner 787s (Bloomberg) -- Aeroflot PJSC, Russia’s biggest carrier, is trying to get out of an agreement to buy Dreamliners from Boeing Co. as it seeks planes and routes from a debt-saddled airline and the market struggles in recession. “We’re trying to...
by MD-11forever
05 Oct 2015, 10:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair in 2015
Replies: 1125
Views: 197521

Re: Ryanair in 2015

Ryanair’s O’Leary Aims to Cut Ticket Prices to 25 euro, Welt Says (Bloomberg) -- Ryanair will seek to cut prices for flight tickets to 25 euro on average from 45 euro with the help of falling oil price, CEO Michael O’Leary tells Welt am Sonntag newspaper in an interview. - Longer-term reduction towa...
by MD-11forever
01 Oct 2015, 13:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2015 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 373
Views: 108895

Re: Trivia 2015 (miscellaneous news)

Cityjet have today announced that they have been awarded a major wet lease contract by SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) to operate a network of regional routes from Helsinki, Oslo and Stockholm. And CityJet acquires SAS subsidiary Blue1: SAS enters into agreements with Cityjet for wet lease and sale of ...
by MD-11forever
15 Sep 2015, 08:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Tunisia hotel attack: Jetair & Thomas Cook bring tourists back
Replies: 52
Views: 10173

Re: Tunisia hotel attack: Jetair & Thomas Cook bring tourists back

sn26567 wrote:Tunisia remains negative: Jetairfly now cancels flights until 4 January 2016.
And Thomas Cook cancels all flights during the entire winter season (i.e. until 24 March 2016)
by MD-11forever
07 Sep 2015, 10:16
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 717, from flop to most sought after aircraft!
Replies: 12
Views: 2150

Re: 717, from flop to most sought after aircraft!

In fact, there were 117 MD-90s built if I'm correct
by MD-11forever
17 Aug 2015, 10:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A320 and A320neo news
Replies: 187
Views: 117941

Re: Airbus A320 and A320neo news

IndiGo Confirms $27 Billion Order to Buy 250 Airbus Planes (Bloomberg) -- IndiGo, India’s biggest airline, firmed up an order to buy as many as 250 Airbus Group SE A320neo single-aisle jets, giving the European planemaker its biggest ever order by number of aircraft. With the order, Airbus has a ba...
by MD-11forever
14 Aug 2015, 08:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Again 14% growth for SN (july 2015)
Replies: 26
Views: 7430

Re: Again 14% growth for SN (july 2015)

Brussels Airlines growth in July 2015 was 14% again Ryanair's 11 % Congratulations. Brussels Airlines carried 0,74 million pax in July 2015, against Ryanair's 10,1 million. There is still a long way to go ! Wel, you cannot really compare both airlines, can you? First of all, like OO-ITR alrady ment...