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A Dimonim Air Cessna 208B Grand Caravan veered off runway on landing

A Dimonim Air Cessna 208B Grand Caravan veered off runway on landing at Mulia Puncak Jaya Airport, Papua, on Saturday, August 17, 2019 around 12:30 CEST The flight from Jayapura to Mulia came to rest when the nose landing gear ran into a drainage ditch. Preliminary information suggests that left hand main gear tyre had […]

Thai Airways has unveiled a special “Suphannahong Royal Barge” Livery on its Boeing 777-300

Thai Airways has unveiled a special Suphannahong Royal Barge Aircraft Livery. Suphannahong Royal Barge aircraft livery commemorates the Royal Coronation Ceremony 2019, which was held on 4 May 2019, with celebrations to continue until 4 May 2020. Thai Boeing 777-300, royally bestowed the name “Lahan Sai” with Royal Coronation Emblem will appear on THAI’s aircraft […]

Boeing has delayed developing Ultra Long Range version of 777x…

Boeing has temporarily stopped developing ultra-long-range version of 777X that could fly non stop for 21 hours, for Qantas’s “Sunrise project”.. according to Air Current website. The company has shifted their resources to fixed the issues with 737MAX and delayed first flight of the 777X-9. The first flight of 777X-9 was in July but has […]

Aliansa company aircraft suffered runway excursion…

Douglas DC-3, an aircraft operated by the Colombian-based Aliansa company suffered a runway excursion after landing at La Chorrera Airport, Colombia. The Aircraft from Araracua to La Chorrera with 19 passengers and 3 crew ran off the end of runway at 11.am today. No reported injuries

Vietnam Airlines has taken delivery of its very first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner…

Vietnam Airlines’ very first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner left Boeing South Carolina site and is on its way home to Hanoi. The GE Aviation GEnx-powered 787-10, largest Dreamliner variant will operate alongside with their existing fleet of 11 B787-9 aircraft. Airline said to configure its 787-10s cabin with two-class layout with 367-seats comprising 24 in business […]

Ural Airlines Airbus A321 made an off-airport emergency landing in a cornfield..

Info credit: JACDEC Ural Airlines Airbus A321 (VQ-BOZ) on flight U6178 made an off-airport emergency landing in a cornfield, after both engines ingested birds shortly after take-off at Moscow Zhukovsky Airport (UUBW), in Russia. There were 226 passengers and 7 crew onboard, 15 reported received minor injuries    

British Airways’s first Airbus A350-1000…

Photo: Andrew British Airways (BA) took delivery of its first A350-1000 at Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, France, end of July. In total, BA has ordered 18 A350-1000s. Iberia, which is also part of IAG, already operates five of the smaller A350-900s. BA launched the Club Suite, the first new business class seat for British Airways […]

“We’re looking forward to building more 787 Dreamliner airplanes..” says Boeing

“We’re looking forward to building more 787 #Dreamliner airplanes as we release July numbers with multiple orders, continuing momentum in the widebody segment.” said the Boeing. Boeing delivered an all-time-high 145 Dreamliner jets last year, manufactured in North Charleston and the Seattle facilities, and increased the production rate from 12 to 14 jets per month. […]

Ethiopian Airlines, has taken delivery of its 25th Dash 8-400 Aircraft..

Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa, has taken delivery of its 25th Dash 8-400 Aircraft, with registration number ET-AXE, from De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited. “The delivery of the 600th Dash 8-400 aircraft produced at our Toronto facility is a significant moment for De Havilland Canada and we are delighted that Ethiopian […]

Air Canada’s first Airbus A220…

Air Canada’s first Airbus A220 is at the assembly site in Mirabel, U.S.A The airline placed an order for 45 A220-300s in February 2016, and expected to take delivery of its first aircraft in late 2019. Carrier today announced the first two new routes to be operated with the Airbus A220-300, the only non-stop service […]