EasyJet cabin crew 'flung down plane' after lightning strikes minutes before landing
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Wed Jul 23, 2014
DHL, Airbus Sign Contract for Delivery of Components
DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, has signed a contract with aircraft manufacturer Airbus to provide transportation of A319, A320 and A321 aircraft components and general cargo from the Airbus production site in Hamburg, Germany, to Airbus' final assembly line in Mobile, Alabama.
Five myths about flight attendants
Air Serbia's flight attendants pose during the official unveiling ceremony of the first Air Serbia Airbus A319-100 airplane at Belgrade's Nikola Tesla Airport on October 25, 2013.
Air Canada rouge to Launch Seasonal Flights from Vancouver to Palm Springs, California
Flights to the 'Golf Capital of the World' will be operated with Air Canada rouge Airbus A319 aircraft featuring three customer comfort options: rouge, rouge Plus with preferred seating offering additional legroom, and Premium rouge with additional personal space and enhanced service.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Rossiya A148 near Perm on Jul 21st 2014, cabin did not pressurize
A Rossiya Antonov AN-148, registration RA-61701 performing flight FV-6714 from Perm to Saint Petersburg , was climbing out of Perm when the crew decided to return to Perm due to a fault in the cabin pressurization.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Spirit A319 near Myrtle Beach on Jul 18th 2014, cracked windshield
A Spirit Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N528NK performing flight NK-610 from Ft.
Sibir A319 near Prague on Apr 16th 2014, loss of cabin pressure
A Sibir Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration VP-BTO performing flight S7-797 from Moscow Domodedovo to Munich , was enroute at FL340 about 70nm northeast of Prague when the crew initiated an emergency descent due to the loss of cabin pressure levelling off at FL100 about 6 minutes later .
The Financial Mirror
EasyJet places order for 270 CFM engines
The A320neos will be powered by the CFM LEAP-1A engines which will contribute towards expected improved aircraft fuel efficiency of 13-15% and also reduce noise levels - which will be up to 15% dB below ICAO Chapter 4 standard.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
easyJet Orders 270 CFM Engines Worth $3.3 Billion
U.S. at list price. The airline also has purchase rights for an additional 100 A320neo aircraft.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Bombardier jet has tricky take-off
At last year's Paris show, Bombardier was triumphant about imminent test flights of its long-awaited C-Series aircraft.
Small is beautiful: how a tiny device cuts aircraft noise
A tiny device, shown here mounted upstream of a circular opening used to equalise the pressure in wing fuel tanks, reduces the whistling noise produced by the Airbus 320.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Airbus revamps A330 aircrafts in long-haul battle with Boeing
Airbus announced a revamp of its twin-aisle A330 passenger jet on Monday, offering a cheaper alternative to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner as the two planemakers vie for up to $250 billion in orders from cost-conscious airlines.
easyJet places $3.3 billion order for nearly 300 CFM engines
CFM values the firm engine order at more than $3.3 billion U.S. at list price. The airline also has purchase rights for an additional 100 A320neo aircraft.
UTC Aerospace Systems Selected by Airbus to provide new Wheels and...
UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Airbus to supply new wheels and carbon brakes for A320neo family aircraft, through its Landing Systems facility in Troy, Ohio.
AIRSHOW-EasyJet picks CFM as engine supplier for new aircraft
EasyJet has selected CFM International S.A., a joint venture between Safran and GE, to provide 270 engines for its order of 35 Airbus A320 aircraft and 100 Airbus A320neo aircraft, the company said on Monday.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
American Airlines selects CFMa s advanced LEAP-1A engine to power 100 A320neo aircraft
CFM values the engine order at $2.6 billion U.S. at list price. The aircraft order was originally announced in July 2011 and American will begin taking delivery in 2017.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Delta A319 near Melbourne on Jul 8th 2014, severe turbulence injures passenger
A Delta Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N340NB performing flight DL-2370 from New York La Guardia,NY to West Palm Beach,FL , was enroute at FL360 about 80nm eastnortheast of Melbourne,FL and about 130nm north of West Palm Beach just about to reach the top of descent into West Palm Beach when the aircraft encountered severe turbulence.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Air Canada to Launch Non-Stop Service to Panama City
Panama City is growing and vibrant, and is both a business and leisure destination for Canadians, many of whom own vacation properties in the area," said , Executive Vice-President and Chief Commercial Officer at Air Canada.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Motley Fool
Airbus Racks Up New Plane Orders; Racks Up Cancellations, Too
In total, Airbus has now accumulated new orders for 515 planes this year, dramatically narrowing the gap with Boeing.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Air India to add another Dreamliner on Singapore route
"The Indian national carrier has seen a big increase in passengers on its latest aircrafts from Singapore to India," Country Manager Nirbhik Narang told PTI today.