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Delta Air Lines has ordered five additional A220-100 aircraft…

Delta Air Lines has ordered five additional A220-100 aircraft, bringing to 95 the total number of orders placed at Paris airshow. The order includes both the A220-100s and A220-300s. entire fleet from 2020. Delta was the U.S. launch customer for the A220, placing an initial order for 75 aircraft in 2016 and booking an additional […]

Boeing signed a deal with IAG to sell 200 Boeing 737 Max planes valued at $24 billion…

British Airways parent company IAG delivered Boeing a tremendous boost when he signed a deal to buy 200 Boeing 737 Max planes at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday. Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group (IAG) signed a letter of intent at the Paris Air Show in a deal that would be valued at […]

Boeing enter the orders race with an order for 30 B787s at Paris Airshow…

Boeing enter the orders race with an order for 30 B787s from Korean Air Lines today at Paris Airshow. Boeing recorded no orders on the first day, while its rival Airbus announced orders more than 100 jets on the first day of the trade show. Korean Air and Air Lease Corporation has agreed to buy […]

Severe turbulence injured at least 10 people onboard an ALK Airlines flight…

Severe turbulence injured at least 10 people onboard an ALK Airlines flight from Pristina, Kosovo, to Basel, Switzerland, on Sunday. The flight experienced turbulence around 20 minutes before landing. 10 passengers who suffered minor injuries were dispatched to local hospitals in Basel   Severe turbulence has left 10 people injured, throwing a flight attendant into […]

Airbus kicked off the Paris Airshow with orders over 100 new planes, worth $15bn at list prices…

Airbus kicked off the Paris Air Show by unveiling new A321XLR jet and announcing orders for over 100 new planes, worth $15bn at list prices The A321XLR, a new single-aisle aircraft with a longer range than its A321neo variants, and ramp up the pressure on Boeing for single-isle planes that can fly long routes. Middle […]

Virgin Atlantic, has placed an order for 14 Airbus A330neo…

Virgin Atlantic, has placed an order for 14 Airbus A330neo aircraft powered by the Trent 7000 engine, at the Paris Airshow today. The order is split with eight A330neo on direct order and six from lessor ALC. Airline will be replacing its ageing Boeing 747s with Airbus A330neo fleet.

AirAsia’s first Airbus A330neo was unveiled at Paris Airshow

AirAsia’s first Airbus A330neo took a center stage at Paris Airshow 2019. The aircraft with 377 seats will be soon flying from Bangkok’s Don Mueang International Airport in Thailand with AirAsia. AirAsia has 66 aircraft on direct order and 2 on lease, the A330neo will be the future of AirAsia’s long-haul operations.  

A truck struck a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 – Driver was taken to hospital.

A Southwest Airlines employee is being treated in hospital after the truck he was driving struck a Southwest 737 parked at Pittsburgh International Airport. The Boeing 737-800 Flight #157 scheduled to Denver with 174 passengers and 6 crew onboard, was at the gate 1, when it was struck by truck. Ramp Agent who was driving […]

Airbus has officially launched the A321XLR today…

Airbus has officially launched the A321XLR today at the Paris Airshow. The A321XLR has an unprecedented Xtra Long Range of up to 4,700nm – 15% more than the A321LR and with the same unbeatable fuel efficiency. With this added range, airlines will be able to operate longer routes such as India to Europe or China […]

S7 Airlines Boeing 737-800 suffered a tailstrike on landing…

S7 Airlines Boeing 737-800 on flight S71141 suffered a tailstrike on landing at Krasnodar International Airport, Russia. Aircraft attempted a touchdown at 01:51 LT, but a go-around was performed after the tailstrike and landed safely on its second attempt at 02:05LT. No injuries were reported.