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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Mar 11, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dallas father and son convicted of $17million health care fraud targeting American Airlines Employees
Replies: 7
Views: 781

Dallas father and son convicted of $17million health care fraud targeting American Airlines Employees

Link/Source: https://www.dallasnews.com/business/american-airlines/2018/03/09/dallas-father-son-convicted-health-care-fraud-targeting-american-airlines-employees "A federal jury convicted a Dallas father and son of multiple counts of conspiracy, fraud and identity theft in a nearly $17 million ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Mar 10, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African Airways is in the wrong alliance?
Replies: 20
Views: 5272

Re: South African Airways is in the wrong alliance?

Well, if they move to Oneworld they would be the first to have been a member of all the major alliances! Star Alliance is the 1st: North America: United Air Canada South America: Avianca/Avianca group Europe: Swiss, Lufthansa etc ..... Asia: ANA, Thai etc ...... Africa: Ethiopian, SAA Oceania: Air ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair Is Eliminating Economy Comfort
Replies: 22
Views: 5384

Icelandair Is Eliminating Economy Comfort

Link/Source: http://onemileatatime.boardingarea.com/2018/03/07/icelandair-eliminating-economy-comfort/ "Icelandair just made an announcement that certainly bucks the industry trend. Generally we’re seeing more and more airlines introduce premium economy. This is only natural as the size of econ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Mar 08, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canada's WestJet ordered to change hiring practices for new no-frills carrier
Replies: 4
Views: 1358

Canada's WestJet ordered to change hiring practices for new no-frills carrier

Link/Source: https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/canadas-westjet-ordered-change-hiring-practices-no-frills-224527554--finance.html "Canada's WestJet Airlines must change its hiring strategy for the company's new bargain carrier, Swoop, an Air Line Pilots Association executive said on Tuesday, ci...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Mar 08, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet CEO Resigns Unexpectedly Amid Pilot Negotiations
Replies: 1
Views: 436

WestJet CEO Resigns Unexpectedly Amid Pilot Negotiations

Link/Source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-08/westjet-ceo-steps-down-unexpectedly-amid-labor-talks-with-pilots "WestJet Airlines Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Gregg Saretsky resigned unexpectedly as the Canadian carrier grapples with testy labor negotiations and attempts to cre...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Mar 08, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man sues for mental anguish after flight lands at wrong airport
Replies: 51
Views: 9165

Man sues for mental anguish after flight lands at wrong airport

Link/Source: https://nypost.com/2018/03/07/man-sues-for-mental-anguish-after-flight-lands-at-wrong-airport/ "A man is suing Southwest Airlines after the plane he was on landed at the wrong airport, causing him “mental anguish.” "The incident occurred in 2014, when Flight 4013 traveling fro...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa CEO says considering A321LR, but range not enough
Replies: 2
Views: 471

Lufthansa CEO says considering A321LR, but range not enough

Link/Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-airlines-lufthansa/lufthansa-ceo-says-considering-a321lr-but-range-not-enough-idUSKCN1GI1O3 "Lufthansa is looking at Airbus’s A321LR, the long-range version of its largest single-aisle jet, but its CEO said it didn’t have the range for flig...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta gets boost from Air Berlin collapse in Germany
Replies: 43
Views: 9356

Delta gets boost from Air Berlin collapse in Germany

Link/Source: https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/delta-gets-boost-air-berlin-collapse-germany-180736483--finance.html "U.S. carrier Delta Air Lines is picking up business on routes from Germany to the United States following the collapse of Air Berlin, executives said on Wednesday." "T...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot to cancel premium frequent flyer status of unruly passengers
Replies: 5
Views: 876

Aeroflot to cancel premium frequent flyer status of unruly passengers

Link/Source: http://atwonline.com/airlines/aeroflot-cancel-premium-frequent-flyer-status-unruly-passengers?NL=ATW-04&Issue=ATW-04_20180306_ATW-04_868&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_6&utm_rid=CPEN1000000423301&utm_campaign=13928&utm_medium=email&elq2=d05dfbc317ce47c4b4ee17b4f31b...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Mar 06, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Woman Screaming 'I Am God' Tried to Open a Plane Door Mid-flight
Replies: 46
Views: 5296

A Woman Screaming 'I Am God' Tried to Open a Plane Door Mid-flight

Link/Source: http://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-news/flight-passenger-screaming-god-open-door "A passenger onboard a United Express flight has been detained after attempting to open the plane door in the middle of a trip from San Francisco to Boise, Idaho on Monday." "Footage shar...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Mar 05, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Airline boss says US rivals 'need to grow up' and end the nastiest feud in the airline industry
Replies: 89
Views: 9060

Emirates Airline boss says US rivals 'need to grow up' and end the nastiest feud in the airline industry

Link/Source: http://www.businessinsider.com/emirates-airline-boss-open-skies-profitable-us-airlines-2018-2 "Emirates Airline president Sir Tim Clark believes a truce in his company's feud with the US trio of American, Delta, and United Airlines could be very beneficial for everyone involved. At...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porsche starts work on flying passenger drones
Replies: 1
Views: 385

Porsche starts work on flying passenger drones

Link/Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/porsche-starts-work-on-flying-passenger-drones/ar-BBJQmbe?li=AA4Zoy&ocid=spartanntp "While there's clearly not much to show at this point, you would have some control over the machine but wouldn't need a pilot's license -- like other in...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Mar 04, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Talks between Transavia and the Dutch Airline Pilots Association (VNV) have stalled
Replies: 2
Views: 326

Talks between Transavia and the Dutch Airline Pilots Association (VNV) have stalled

Source/Link: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/03/04/talks-between-transavia-and-the-dutch-airline-pilots-association-vnv-have-stalled/ "Transavia is disappointed to have to announce that the talks with the VNV have stalled following several days of constructive negotiations. We listened carefu...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canada lent a family $41 million to buy a luxury jet, Now the jet is missing
Replies: 9
Views: 6708

Canada lent a family $41 million to buy a luxury jet, Now the jet is missing

Link/Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/canada-lent-a-family-dollar41-million-to-buy-a-luxury-jet-now-the-jet-is-missing/ar-BBJNeoy?li=BBmkt5R&ocid=spartandhp " If you spot a sleek Bombardier Global 6000 business jet sporting tail number ZS-OAK, Canada would love to hear from you....

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Fri Mar 02, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: French startup Expliseat offers Boeing 737 lightweight seat
Replies: 10
Views: 3062

French startup Expliseat offers Boeing 737 lightweight seat

Link/Source: http://atwonline.com/aircraft-interiors/french-startup-expliseat-offers-boeing-737-lightweight-seat?NL=ATW-04&Issue=ATW-04_20180302_ATW-04_81&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_5&utm_rid=CPEN1000000423301&utm_campaign=13898&utm_medium=email&elq2=865c2ef2746f4c42a9b47f4...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Fri Mar 02, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia's AirAsia says still with Airbus, no plans to buy Boeing planes
Replies: 0
Views: 630

Malaysia's AirAsia says still with Airbus, no plans to buy Boeing planes

Link/Source: https://www.cnbc.com/amp/2018/03/02/reuters-america-malaysias-airasia-says-still-with-airbus-no-plans-to-buy-boeing-planes.html "Last month, Reuters reported that sources said AirAsia -Airbus' largest Asian customer - was set to confirm an order of wide-body jets from the European ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Pilots Ratify 5-Year Agreement
Replies: 0
Views: 432

Spirit Airlines Pilots Ratify 5-Year Agreement

Link/Source: http://www.morningstar.com/news/globe-news-wire/GNW_7162858/spirit-airlines-pilots-ratify-5year-agreement.html "Spirit Airlines and its pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), announced the ratification of a new five-year working agreement Wednesday. O...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 27, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger films argument with AA agent stating AA is treating them like animals
Replies: 7
Views: 1834

Passenger films argument with AA agent stating AA is treating them like animals

Link/Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/article/american-airlines-passenger-films-argument-with-ticket-agent/vi-BBJFz7Y?ocid=spartandhp video is in the link - Customers missed their flight with American, and start filming the argument with the AA agent and state that American Airlines is treat...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Early-morning revving of Allegiant Air jet engines sparks complaints from Sanford residents
Replies: 11
Views: 1333

Early-morning revving of Allegiant Air jet engines sparks complaints from Sanford residents

Link/Source: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/seminole/os-sanford-airport-loud-airplane-noise-20180220-story.html "Since Nov. 5, the airport has received dozens of complaints from nearby residents about the full-throttle engine noise, as Allegiant Air mechanics fire up the jets following mai...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African regulator blocks Airlink-FlySafair merger
Replies: 1
Views: 314

South African regulator blocks Airlink-FlySafair merger

Link/Source: http://atwonline.com/regulation/south-african-regulator-blocks-airlink-flysafair-merger?NL=ATW-04&Issue=ATW-04_20180226_ATW-04_554&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_4&utm_rid=CPEN1000000423301&utm_campaign=13807&utm_medium=email&elq2=1ec0d77126d145a3ab1cb086a9d7468f &...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Early-morning revving of Allegiant Air jet engines sparks complaints from Sanford residents
Replies: 11
Views: 1333

Early-morning revving of Allegiant Air jet engines sparks complaints from Sanford residents

Link/Source: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/seminole/os-sanford-airport-loud-airplane-noise-20180220-story.html# "Since Nov. 5, the airport has received dozens of complaints from nearby residents about the full-throttle engine noise, as Allegiant Air mechanics fire up the jets following ma...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Employees of American Airlines-Owned American Eagle Make Less Than $10 an Hour
Replies: 146
Views: 14605

Employees of American Airlines-Owned American Eagle Make Less Than $10 an Hour

Link/Source: https://www.inc.com/chris-matyszczyk/american-airlines-boasts-about-its-profits-while-employees-of-its-subsidiary-are-on-food-stamps.html "Its CEO, Doug Parker, is fond of profit. He believes that taking things away from passengers can bring dividends." "He also, some are...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways plans to start airline in India, plans for atleast 100 aircraft
Replies: 29
Views: 5026

Qatar Airways plans to start airline in India, plans for atleast 100 aircraft

Link/Source: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/transportation/airlines-/-aviation/qatar-airways-plans-to-start-airline-in-india/articleshow/63003509.cms "Qatar Airways has plans to launch an airline in India with at least 100 planes, the airline's chief executive Akbar Al Baker said...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gulfstream Airlines’ Silver Lining: The Gulfstream – Silver Story
Replies: 2
Views: 447

Gulfstream Airlines’ Silver Lining: The Gulfstream – Silver Story

Link/Source: https://airlinegeeks.com/2018/02/23/gulfstream-airlines-silver-lining-the-gulfstream-silver-story/ "While the airline was able to hold its own in the market, their flight training caused concern from various companies and politicians. The Gulfstream Flight Academy had been found to...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Just Upset Its Customers In a Way No Airline May Have Done Before
Replies: 24
Views: 7172

American Airlines Just Upset Its Customers In a Way No Airline May Have Done Before

Link/Source: https://www.inc.com/chris-matyszczyk/american-airlines-just-upset-its-customers-in-a-way-no-airline-may-have-done-before.html "Then, seemingly out of thin ether, along comes perhaps a very small thing and I descend into marveling and even the odd, uncontrollable bout of chuckling.&...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Daron airport sets
Replies: 2
Views: 623

Re: Daron airport sets

Hi..I found a Southwest Airlines airport set at my Goodwill yesterday and an Air Force one too. I like Daron's sets and planes and have in the past bought the Lloyd Aereo Boliviano one and the Carnival ships one. Also i have the single plane Spirit Airlines. And a Frontier Airlines employee once gi...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair plans to replace its aging narrowbody fleet
Replies: 47
Views: 12633

Finnair plans to replace its aging narrowbody fleet

Link/Source: https://airlinerwatch.com/finnair-plans-to-replace-its-aging-narrowbody-fleet/ "Finnair CEO Pekka Vauram said that the issue is still internally discussed and the company will come up with a decision by the end of this year." "According to ch-aviation data, the narrowbody...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated Air Canada fleet plan calls for accelerated phase out of E190s, 767s to exit by the end of 2019
Replies: 119
Views: 21412

Updated Air Canada fleet plan calls for accelerated phase out of E190s, 767s to exit by the end of 2019

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/21/air-canada-to-accelerate-the-phase-out-of-the-embraer-190s/ "In 2019 Air Canada plans to retire five Boeing 767-300s. The 767s should be gone by late 2019 from the mainline fleet." "The company has also decided to accelerate the ret...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mahan Air covertly bought parts from U.S. suppliers
Replies: 20
Views: 3683

Mahan Air covertly bought parts from U.S. suppliers

link/source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/iranian-airline-covertly-bought-parts-from-u-s-suppliers/ "The U.S. has suspended the export privileges of a Turkish national and three related companies it says obtained American-made aircraft parts for Iranian airlines, violating U.S. sanctions. "...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AZS airport
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Re: AZS airport

airport code azs. Has tons of flights to Canada, but none to the US. Dominican republic is not Cuba, why is this the case? Actually Jetblue at 1 time did fly 2Xs weekly JFK-AZS, but the route never really took off and loads & yeilds were not good on the flight. here is the link from 6 years ago...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN and BA codeshare?
Replies: 42
Views: 4479

Re: WN and BA codeshare?

SQ789 wrote:
Has they ever codeshare with B6 yet?



No but WN almost inked a codeshare/interline at 1 time with WestJet and Volaris or Interjet of Mexico, but the deal fell through at the last minute.

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aserca Airlines of Venezuela has temporarily Suspended operations
Replies: 4
Views: 864

Aserca Airlines of Venezuela has temporarily Suspended operations

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/18/aserca-airlines-suspends-operations/ "Aserca Airlines has announced on social media it suspended operations on February 15 due to "technical reasons". The airline is intending to resume operations on February 23." Does anyone k...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport Traffic Controllers Trade the Tower for a Screen-Stuffed Cave
Replies: 15
Views: 3096

Airport Traffic Controllers Trade the Tower for a Screen-Stuffed Cave

Link/Source: https://www.wired.com/story/airport-traffic-controllers-trade-the-tower-for-a-screen-stuffed-cave/ "The next time you fly into Florida's Fort Lauderdale airport, look out the window and see if you can spot what's missing. The answer? A 160 feet high tower." "That’s what a...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Virgin Atlantic struggling on LHR-MIA?
Replies: 58
Views: 10102

Re: Is Virgin Atlantic struggling on LHR-MIA?

Am I right in thinking that years ago, Miami used to be served from Gatwick (via Kingston, Jamaica?). Is Miami more a leisure destination as opposed to be a business type one? If so, could moving it to Gatwick & adding it as a 'tag on' to another destination (in terms of one of the airlines cur...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Pilots Say 'What About Us?' After Delta Pays Out $1.1 Billion In Profit Sharing
Replies: 25
Views: 4849

American Pilots Say 'What About Us?' After Delta Pays Out $1.1 Billion In Profit Sharing

Link/Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/tedreed/2018/02/14/american-pilots-say-what-about-us-after-delta-pays-out-1-1-billion-in-profit-sharing/#52f582333fea "Delta Air Lines said Wednesday that it will pay employees $1.1 billion in profit sharing for 2017, the fourth consecutive year for whi...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver (3M) to launch MCO-HSV ATR service this year
Replies: 6
Views: 773

Silver (3M) to launch MCO-HSV ATR service this year

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/14/silver-airways-announces-new-daily-nonstop-service-between-orlando-and-huntsville-starting-on-may-23-2018/ "Silver Airways has announced it will start daily nonstop service between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Huntsville Internatio...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's 234 seat 753s to debut June 7th
Replies: 14
Views: 4717

United's 234 seat 753s to debut June 7th

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/13/united-to-introduce-its-234-seat-boeing-757-300-on-june-7/ The 234 seat UA 757-300s for United will begin service June 7th out of Chicago to Denver, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Economy plus will have a 34-38" seat pitch and Economy will ha...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future for the Antonov AN-225 Myria?
Replies: 16
Views: 3519

Re: Future for the Antonov AN-225 Myria?

https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news ... gram-china
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This link is from September 2016, from after the sale of the AN225 program to the Chinese. The Chinese hope to have a 2nd AN225 up and flying by 2019: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news ... gram-china

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's Newest Airplane Could Improve Alaska Air's Fortunes
Replies: 26
Views: 7078

Boeing's Newest Airplane Could Improve Alaska Air's Fortunes

Link/Source: https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/boeing-apos-newest-airplane-could-020500354.html "Not too long ago, Alaska Air (NYSE: ALK) was a model airline, at least from an investor's perspective. In both 2015 and 2016, the company produced outstanding 24% pre-tax margins (excluding special...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays
Replies: 45
Views: 7779

Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays

Link/Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/dominicdudley/2018/02/12/iran-russian-passenger-jet/#59dfbe4e1508 "A Russian-built Sukhoi Superjet 100 landed at Tehran's Mehrabad International airport on Feb. 12 with a team of engineers on board, as part of a renewed attempt by the company to find cu...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 'Mob' breaks out at Des Moines International Airport after 14-hour delay
Replies: 69
Views: 11764

'Mob' breaks out at Des Moines International Airport after 14-hour delay

Link/Source: http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2018/02/11/mob-breaks-out-at-des-moines-international-airport-after-14-hour-delay.html "A 14-hour flight delay erupted in chaos at Des Moines International Airport overnight, causing police and security to be called in to calm the irate passengers. All...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 194
Views: 50414

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

Some sources say that is collision with helicopter, but no confirmation yet Link-Source: http://www.avherald.com/h?article=4b4cb236&opt=0 "The remains of a second aircraft, a helicopter, were found near the crash site. Russian Media are reporting the two aircraft collided in midair." ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PAWA Dominicana Airlines operations temporarily suspended
Replies: 11
Views: 1920

PAWA Dominicana Airlines operations temporarily suspended

Link/Source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/hundreds-stuck-dr-airport-airline-suspended-52792139 "Hundreds of travelers were stranded in the Dominican Republic's main international airport on Friday after authorities suspended the country's principal airline for not paying debts....

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Televangelist suggests alternate flu shot: ‘Inoculate yourself with the word of God’
Replies: 27
Views: 1199

Televangelist suggests alternate flu shot: ‘Inoculate yourself with the word of God’

Link / Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/televangelist-suggests-alternate-flu-shot-‘inoculate-yourself-with-the-word-of-god’/ar-BBINcFw?li=BBmkt5R&ocid=spartandhp "More than 37 children across the country have died during a nasty flu outbreak that is already one of the worst on reco...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Safety cards
Replies: 4
Views: 1070

Re: Safety cards

Which airlines sent you safety cards? for me it is: Malev Linair Monarch TWA Northwest Martinair Air Paradise Dragon Helicopters Sundance Helicopters AirQuaris Sabena Sobelair Citybird Olympic Airways LTU Lufthansa Condor EL AL Arkia Israeli Airlines Trans States Airlines Mesa Air Lot Polish Airlin...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 06, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st A330-800 emerges from the paint shop
Replies: 145
Views: 33641

1st A330-800 emerges from the paint shop

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/06/new-airbus-a330-800-rolls-out-of-the-paint-shop/ 1st flight is scheduled for mid 2018 Has a 242 Max tone takeoff weight and can flight routes up to 7,500 nautical miles. Configuration of up to 250 passengers. Which airline(s) are scheduled to take...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The undisclosed european CSeries customer
Replies: 96
Views: 18279

Re: The undisclosed european CSeries customer

New customers could be: Flypgs - growth in smaller European and Turkish destinations, BH Air- fleet replacement and growth, Blue Panorama - growth, and new base in Italy, Neos- to open new cities and feed their longhaul flights, For fleet upgrades: LH group replacing the E195s at Austrian and Air Do...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Closes In on a New Pilot Contract & What It Means for Investors
Replies: 16
Views: 1972

Spirit Airlines Closes In on a New Pilot Contract & What It Means for Investors

Link/Source: https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/spirit-airlines-closes-pilot-contract-202000297.html "Labor tensions have been a recurring problem at ultra-low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) in recent years. In 2010, pilots walked off the job for several days. That's the only strike ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Passenger Sentenced to Prison after threatening Flight Attendant
Replies: 4
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Airline Passenger Sentenced to Prison after threatening Flight Attendant

Link/Source: http://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-news/passenger-arrested-called-flight-attendant-racial-slur "Michael Minko, who was flying from Newark to Fort Lauderdale on Spirit Airlines, is now facing jail time for threatening a flight attendant and calling her a number of disparaging na...

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