Neueste Meldungen und Schlagzeilen ✈ Allgemein ✈ Beliebt (24 hours)

FAA Tapes From That Oregon UFO Incident That Sent F-15s Scrambling

Übermittelt
 
Last November, The War Zone posted an exclusive story detailing a bizarre incident involving an unidentified aircraft that transited the skies of the Pacific Northwest in the early evening of October 25th, 2017. What started as a radar target moving at very high speed over Northern California turned into a series of eyewitness accounts made by nearby airline pilots traveling northward over Oregon. Even F-15 fighters were launched to intercept the mysterious intruder that quickly became invisible… (www.thedrive.com) Mehr...

The Boeing 777X And Its Unmatched Foldable Wings

Übermittelt
 
An unusual scene may become commonplace at airports in a few years if Boeing succeeds in making a new system safe for commercial operation. (airlinerwatch.com) Mehr...

United Airlines CEO Munoz’s Polaris Promise Never Matched Reality

Übermittelt
 
With its new Polaris business class service, United Airlines has learned a powerful lesson: Sometimes, in the airline business, simple is best. (skift.com) Mehr...

An airline pilot reveals a major reason why flights today are less comfortable and frequently delayed

Übermittelt
 
It's weird, when you think about it. More people are flying than ever before, but they're doing so in smaller and smaller planes. The average commercial jet holds about a third fewer passengers than it did thirty years ago. (www.businessinsider.com) Mehr...

Breaking News: The wreck of Iran Aseman's ATR 72 was found

Übermittelt
 
Tehran - The wreckage of Aseman Airlines' ATR 72, which crashed on February 18 with about 60 people on board, was located today (February 20) in a mountainous area in southwestern Iran. (airlinerwatch.com) Mehr...

Dana Air McDonnell Douglas MD-83 overshoots runway at Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Übermittelt
 
A Dana Air McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (5N-SRI) has overshot the runway at Port Harcourt Airport (Nigeria) on Tuesday (20 February), the aircraft originated from Abuja, Nigeria as 9J-0363. The aircraft is currently situated near the runway, passengers had to use the emergency chutes to evacuate the aircraft. No fatalities have been reported. (www.aviation24.be) Mehr...

Meet the man who led Hawaiian Airlines from bankruptcy to billion-dollar business

Übermittelt
 
As CEO of Hawaiian Airlines, Mark Dunkerley is not the kind of guy who spends too much time behind the desk. His fingerprints are on everything, from the interior design of the planes, to the type of planes they fly, to the new logos that adorn their exterior. (khon2.com) Mehr...

Cirrus SR22 crashes near Montgomery Field (San Diego County)

Übermittelt
 
A single-engine Cirrus SR22 crashed under unknown circumstances departing from Montgomery Field in San Diego County. Fox News, who also reported the crash, referenced FlightAware, indicating the plane frequently flew between Yuma Arizona and San Diego, California (http://fox5sandiego.com/2018/02/21/small-plane-down-in-kearny-mesa-parking-lot/). (www.nbcsandiego.com) Mehr...

Airbus A330neo Wears The Colors of Its Launch Operator TAP Air Portugal

Übermittelt
 
TAP Air Portugal has to wait a few months more for the A330neo. The Portuguese flag carrier who is the launch operator of the aircraft has ordered ten A330-900s directly from Airbus. The first deliveries are scheduled for the summer of 2018. The first aircraft, the MSN1836, already wears the colors of the Lisbon-based airline operator. (airlinerwatch.com) Mehr...

Southwest Airlines to expand cargo business to Mexico

Übermittelt
 
Three and a half years after launching its first international flights, Southwest Airlines is looking abroad again with plans to add cargo service to several Mexican cities later this year, the company announced Monday. (www.chron.com) Mehr...

Qatar Airways to Put First Airbus A350-1000 On London-Heathrow Route

Übermittelt
 
Qatar Airways is set to operate its first Airbus A350-1000 service to London Heathrow as it prepares to receive the aircraft at a ceremony in Toulouse. (www.flightglobal.com) Mehr...

Airbus Delivers Its First A350-1000 to Launch Customer Qatar Airways

Übermittelt
 
Airbus has delivered the world’s first A350-1000 widebody airliner to launch customer Qatar Airways at a delivery event in Toulouse, France. The aircraft is the first of 37 A350-1000s ordered by the carrier and is the first ever Airbus aircraft fitted with the revolutionary new Qsuite seats, offering the first ever double bed in Business class. Qatar Airways is the world’s largest A350 XWB family customer with 76 aircraft on order and the largest A350-1000 customer. (www.airbus.com) Mehr...

Emirates to Operate First Ever Airbus A380 to Beirut

Übermittelt
 
Today, Emirates announced that it will operate a special one-off Airbus A380 service to Beirut on March 29, becoming the carrier’s first-ever scheduled A380 service to the Lebanese capital. (airwaysmag.com) Mehr...

Anmelden

Haben Sie kein Konto? Jetzt (kostenlos) registrieren für kundenspezifische Funktionen, Flugbenachrichtigungen und vieles mehr!