Industry
24-11-2020

EASA lays out its proposed conditions for Boeing 737 MAX return to service

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) published a Proposed Airworthiness Directive (PAD) concerning the Boeing 737 MAX for public consultation, signalling its intention to approve the aircraft to return…
Industry
24-11-2020

CDB Aviation announces Airbus A330-300 passenger to freighter conversion

CDB Aviation announced a new partnership with Germany-based EFW to conduct the Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion of two Airbus A330-300 aircraft in 2021, which will be available for lease to airline…
Industry
18-11-2020

Boeing 737 MAX, cleared by FAA to return to commercial service

Today, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rescinded the order that halted commercial operations of Boeing 737-8s and 737-9s. The move will allow airlines that are under the FAA's jurisdiction,…
Industry
17-11-2020

Boeing forecast: more freighters needed to support global supply chains

Today, Boeing released its biennial World Air Cargo Forecast (WACF), reflecting COVID-19 impacts and opportunities as well as substantial long-term demand for freighters over the next two decades. (more…)
New Routes
04-11-2020

Dubai – Tel Aviv with flydubai from 26 November

This morning, flydubai has announced the start of flights between Dubai and Tel Aviv from 26 November 2020.  The carrier will operate 14 flights a week offering a double daily…
Industry
31-10-2020

VIDEO / Berlin’s new airport finally opens for business

The new Terminal 1 at Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt (BER) was opened today with the landing of the first two aircraft operated by easyJet (flight EJU3110) and Lufthansa (flight…
Industry
29-10-2020

VIDEO / This weekend, Delta retires its Boeing 777s

On Saturday, October 31st, flight 8777 will mark the end of the 777 era for Delta during what has been an unprecedented time for the airline industry. The five-and-a-half hour flight from New York-JFK – Los…
Industry
29-10-2020

VIDEO / Airbus delivers Kuwait Airways’ first two A330neo aircraft

Kuwait Airways has received its first two A330neos (9K-APF, 9K-APG). These aircraft are the first of 8 A330neos ordered by the airline. The carrier currently operates a fleet of 15…
Industry
19-10-2020

VIDEO / Etihad Airways, the first UAE carrier to operate a commercial flight to Israel

This morning, Etihad Airways became the first GCC carrier to operate a commercial passenger flight to and from Israel, bringing Israel’s top travel and tourism leaders to the UAE. The…
Industry
09-10-2020

VIDEO / Middle East Airlines (MEA) has received the 10,000th A320 family aircraft

The A321neo (T7-ME3) is the third A321neo to join the all Airbus MEA fleet, taking the fleet size to 18 aircraft. Layout: 28 Business Class and 132 Economy Class seats.…