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Russia's next-generation civilian airliner will initially have to...
Russia's next-generation civilian airliner will initially have to rely on foreign engines, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin lamented on Friday, but said that the country is on the verge of making a breakthrough in engine technology.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Transat A332 enroute on Aug 23rd 2014, hydraulic leak
An Air Transat Airbus A330-200, registration C-GTSZ performing flight TS-169 from Venice to Toronto,ON with 342 people on board, was enroute when the crew noticed a slow leak at the green hydraulic system.
Turkish Cargo launches freighter service on Hyderabad-Istanbul route
Turkish Cargo has commenced its operations between Istanbul and Hyderabad with the first cargo flight landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here Thursday.
Cebu Pacific named official PH carrier to Canada, New Zealand
MANILA, Philippines Cebu Pacific has been designated as an official Philippine carrier to New Zealand, Myanmar and Canada, the Civil Aeronautics Board said.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Financial Mirror
TRAVEL: Jet and Etihad reinforce commitment to growth of Indian aviation
The two airlines have been codeshare partners since 2008 and their relationship was strengthened in November 2013, after Etihad Airways received approvals to acquire a 24 per cent stake in Jet Airways, marking it the first investment by a foreign carrier in India's airline industry.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Hawaiian Airlines' chief commercial officer says new Airbus planes...
Hawaiian Airlines' executive vice president and chief commercial officer Peter Ingram said the company will see better operating efficiencies at lower capital costs by going with the Airbus A330-800neo versus the widebody A350 or Boeing 787, according to a report by Flight Global .
San Jose Mercury News
More Bay Area hops to Hawaii
Hawaiian Airlines will expand its offerings from the Bay Area to the islands, adding nonstop flights from San Francisco International Airport to Maui's Kahului Airport.
The New Zealand Herald
End of an era as 747's number is up
The figures aren't adding up for Boeing's "Queen of the Skies". Go to any airport in the world and count the engines on planes.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Egypt: Sisi Denies Egyptian Military Operation in Libya
In a meeting with newspapers' chief editors, the president denied that Egypt has conducted any military operations outside its borders "as of yet," reported state-run news agency MENA.
The Motley Fool
Is The Boeing Company's Iconic Jumbo Jet A Thing of The Past?
It's done it before with the majestic 747 that changed the face of long distance air travel when it was introduced.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Sri Lankan A332 near Colombo on Aug 22nd 2014, hydraulic problems
A Sri Lankan Airlines Airbus A330-200, registration 4R-ALD performing flight UL-314 from Colombo to Kuala Lumpur with 296 people on board, was enroute at FL370 about 110nm east of Colombo when the crew decided to return to Colombo due to hydraulic problems.
Times of Oman
Oman Air flights to Jakarta and Manila from December 2
Muscat: Oman Air is launching the much-anticipated new services from Muscat to Manila and Jakarta from December 2014.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Fears and rumours of Ebola stalk Freetown-Paris flight
The Air France flight from Freetown to Paris seemed to encapsulate the global panic in the face of the Ebola outbreak with rumours and fears.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Air Canada A333 near Bangor on Aug 17th 2014, engine shut down in flight
An Air Canada Airbus A330-300, registration C-GFAH performing flight AC-878 from Toronto,ON to Zurich with 275 people on board, was enroute at FL370 about 60nm north of Bangor,ME when the crew received indication of low oil pressure indication for the left hand engine , worked the related checklists and shut the engine down.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Room for a Ford Fiesta? Wealthy Arab playboys (parallel) park their ...
And now expensive Arab-owned supercars are taking over London's most upmarket postcodes, parking dangerously on double yellow lines and barely leaving room for anyone else.
AirAsia profit jumps despite 'challenging' climate
Malaysia-based AirAsia on Wednesday announced a sixfold increase in second-quarter net profit as Asia's budget travel leader increased revenue despite what it called a "challenging" aviation environment.
Strongest July for Airbus and Boeing; Emirates receives its 50th A380
On 10 July, Emirates and Airbus celebrated in Hamburg the delivery of the 50th A380 for the Dubai-based carrier.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
US Airways A332 near Charlotte on Aug 18th 2014, odour on board
A US Airways Airbus A330-200, registration N290AY performing flight US-706 from Charlotte,NC to Frankfurt/Main , was enroute at FL370 about 320nm northeast of Charlotte when the crew decided to return to Charlotte due to an unbearable odour on board.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Aeroflot A332 at Moscow on Aug 16th 2014, cabin did not pressurize
An Aeroflot Airbus A330-200, registration VP-BLX performing flight SU-1124 from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Sochi , was climbing out of Moscow when the crew stopped the climb at FL100 due to problems with the cabin pressure and returned to Sheremetyevo for a safe landing about 25 minutes after departure.
Cebu Pacific to launch US operations through Guam
The airline of taipan John L. Gokongwei will soon serve the Filipino market in the United States, an aviation think tank said, as it aggressively expands its long-haul operations to compete with rival flag carrier Philippine Airlines .