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Piper PA-46 Malibu made an emergency belly landing at San José International Airport..

A Piper PA-46 Malibu made an emergency landing at San JosĂ© International Airport, in California (USA) after reporting landing gear failure. The private plane with four onboard, originated from the Idaho Falls Regional airport, had been circling San Jose Airport since around 10:30 a.m on Friday. Airport Fire services doused one of the runways with […]

The new weight variant of Airbus A330neo made its first flight.

Airbus’ increased maximum take-off weight A330neo variant, which flew for the first time today. Benefitting from a maximum take-off weight increase to 251 tonnes, the A330neo offers a significant 650-nautical mile boost in range – or six tonnes more payload – when compared to the A330neo’s current 242-tonne version. The 251-tonne A330-900 took off for […]

Nose wheels on Turkish Airlines A321-200, came loose and dropped on landing

Photo: AvHerald Both nose wheels on THY Turkish Airlines Airbus A321-200, came loose and dropped on landing at Istanbul Airport on 27 Feb, 2020. The flight TK-1598 from Frankfurt, Germany with 146 passengers and 7 crew, dropped both the nose wheels on landed on Istanbul Airport at 12:26L. The aircraft came to a stop on […]

Air conditioning hose was sucked into the engine on the Sprit Airlines Airbus A320neo….

Photo info: Aero News An air conditioning hose connected to the jetbridge was sucked into the number 1 engine of the Sprit Airlines Airbus A320neo at Fort Lauderdale International Airport on 26 Feb 2020. The aircraft was parked at the gates when the incident happened. The left Pratt & Whitney engine needs to be replaced. […]

Airbus to develop freighter version of its A350 aircraft….

Airbus is actively moving forward in developing a freighter version of the A350 aircraft, according to Cargo Facts. In recent months, Airbus sales executives have been in consolation with various cargo operators to secure expression of interest to develop the A350 freighter Aircraft. This would directly compete with Boeing that had been monopolised the Air […]

CargoLogicAir suspended Air Freight operations….

CargoLogicAir, A British cargo freight operator has suspended operations after claiming it is “extremely difficult to sustain commercially viable operations” in the current market place affected by Coronavirus. However, some unconfirmed reports claim that U.K CAA has downgraded the CargoLogAir’s safety rating to level one after the recent audit. Civil Aviation Authority of UK, confirmed […]

The final A380 convoy drove through the streets of Levignac…

Photos Credit: Antony The final Airbus A380 convoy drove through the streets of Levignac near Toulouse tonight. The huge sections of the aircraft was on its way to Airbus A380 Final Assembly Line (FAL) in the Jean-Luc Lagardere plant, a purpose-built facility at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport in southern France. Since its first delivery to Singapore Airlines […]

Lufthansa Group freezes hiring and offering unpaid leave for staff…

Lufthansa Group freezes hiring and offering unpaid leave for staff as coronavirus reduces demand for Air Travel. The German airline group which operators Lufthansa, Swiss and Austrian have cancelled all flights to mainland China until the end of the winter timetable on 28 March and flights to and from Hong Kong will be reduced slightly […]

A fire ignited in the landing gear of an Air Canada Jazz DHC-8-300…

A fire ignited in the landing gear of an Air Canada Jazz DHC-8-300 after landing at Montreal’s Trudeau Airport. The flight AC8970 with 48 passengers from Ottawa, landed at 6.am on tuesday and was taxing to Gate when the incident happened. “The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence,” a spokesperson for the Transport […]

Runway excursion damages Traigana Air Service Boeing 737…

Undercarriage on Trigana Air Service Boeing 737-300F was damaged in a runway excursion on landing at Sentani International Airport in Indonesia on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. The Flight IL7341 from Wamena (Indonesia) landed at Sentani airport at 22:38, and skidded off the runway. Its right main wheel broke lose and rolled out of runway All […]