Airbus A350-1000 completes its historic first flight

Airbus A350-1000 completes its historic first flight

🕔13:23, 24.Nov 2016

The maiden flight of Airbus A350-1000 – the latest member of the all-new A350 XWB widebody family that is shaping the future of long-haul airline operations – has initiated a fast-paced test and certification programme leading to the jetliner’s service

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China will need almost 6,000 new aircraft in the next 20 years

China will need almost 6,000 new aircraft in the next 20 years

🕔18:15, 23.Nov 2016

Airbus forecasts that China will need nearly 6,000 new passenger aircraft and freighters from 2016 to 2035, with a total market value of US$ 945 billion. It represents 18 per cent of the world total demand for over 33,000 new

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Air Astana takes delivery of its first A320neo

Air Astana takes delivery of its first A320neo

🕔18:11, 23.Nov 2016

Air Astana, Kazakhstan’s flag carrier, has taken delivery of its first A320neo at Airbus headquarters in Toulouse in the presence of airline executives and government officials. The aircraft leased from Air Lease Corporation is part of a deal announced at

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Peach Aviation orders 10 A320neo and three A320ceo

Peach Aviation orders 10 A320neo and three A320ceo

🕔18:05, 23.Nov 2016

Japan’s Peach Aviation has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 10 A320neo and three A320ceo.  The order was announced at a signing ceremony in Tokyo, attended by Shinichi Inoue, Managing Director and CEO, Peach Aviation and

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African travel spend expected to rise 24% with introduction of African Union Passport in 2018

African travel spend expected to rise 24% with introduction of African Union Passport in 2018

🕔12:56, 23.Nov 2016

New research released by global travel technology provider, Sabre Corporation, has revealed that African air travel spend is expected to rise 24% with the introduction of the pan-African passport in 2018. The new passport will enable African travellers to visit

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Air Vanuatu starts operations of its first ATR 72-600

Air Vanuatu starts operations of its first ATR 72-600

🕔21:58, 22.Nov 2016

The national flag carrier Air Vanuatu has started operations of its very first ATR 72-600. The aircraft, leased from Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC), was recently delivered in Toulouse, France. More News American Airlines to add inflight Internet access … Royal

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easyJet puts summer 2017 on sale

easyJet puts summer 2017 on sale

🕔21:24, 22.Nov 2016

easyJet has put its summer flights on sale for 2017 with a record number of flights and routes available for passengers to book now. More News Christmas Promotion at Tegel Airport SWISS to commence services to Milan’s Linate city …

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ATR foresees demand for 300 new turboprops in China over the next two decades

ATR foresees demand for 300 new turboprops in China over the next two decades

🕔21:05, 22.Nov 2016

According to the July 2016 ATR Market Forecast, demand for new turboprops in China is expected to reach 300 units by 2035. ATR also anticipates that regional network development is the next big opportunity in China, with some 800 new

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PNG Air signs for five additional ATR 72-600s

PNG Air signs for five additional ATR 72-600s

🕔21:01, 22.Nov 2016

The world’s leading turboprop manufacturer ATR and Papua New Guinea carrier PNG Air announced a US$ 134 million contract for the firm purchase of five ATR 72-600s. The deal represents the conversion into firm orders of five options from a

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Aeromar signs for 8 firm ATR -600 series aircraft

Aeromar signs for 8 firm ATR -600 series aircraft

🕔20:52, 22.Nov 2016

The turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR and the Mexican carrier Aeromar signed a contract for the purchase of 8 firm ATR -600 series aircraft (6 ATR 72-600s and 2 ATR 42-600s). The deal also includes options for 6 additional ATR 72-600s.

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