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  1. Texas Floods Cancel GA Events; Rescue Flights ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | AVweb

    ... control facilities closed the nation's airspace Wednesday morning, forcing flights to... A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300, with 182 passengers and 12 crew on board, lost both engines while en route from Singapore to... Heading into a world of ...

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  2. Germany referred to ECJ for airport security oversight breachesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    The European Commission has referred Germany to the European Court of Justice for failing to regularly monitor all aviation security measures at some German airports. The Commission said that, on inspection, some security measures were not adequately monitored by the national authorities and that Germany did not comply with the minimum frequency and scope of controls required under EU legislation.

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  3. Irish parliament approves Aer Lingus share saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    The lower house of the Irish Parliament, Dil ireann, has given the Irish government the green light to sell its stake in Aer Lingus to International Airlines Group . On Tuesday, IAG announced that it had won Irish government support for its 1.4 billion Aer Lingus takeover proposal, however this remained subject to the Dil ireann approving the general principles of the deal.

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  4. Indian Ocean airlines unite in Vanilla Alliance initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    The Indian Ocean Commission airlines will sign a cooperation agreement on June 18 establishing the 'Vanilla Alliance' aimed at improving air services between IOC member states and international connectivity to the region The Vanilla Alliance will be made up of Air Austral , Air Madagascar, Air Mauritius, Air Seychelles, and the Ministry of Transport of the Union of Comoros . The airlines have agreed to "jointly defend their common interests and enhance international connectivity [to, from, and within the] islands while taking care to preserve the attractiveness of passenger fares."

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  5. Aircraft News - May 29, 2015Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Air Transport World

    Skyworld Aviation has arranged the sale of two Saab 340A aircraft. This latest deal takes the total of Saab 340 transactions to 117.

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  6. Time-based separation at Heathrow could save 80,000 min. of delay annuallyRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    UK air navigation services provider NATS says it is on track to achieve its goal of saving 80,000 minutes of delay each year at London Heathrow Airport through the implementation of time-based separation . Using time rather than distance to separate aircraft on final approach to the airport, TBS was developed by NATS and Lockheed Martin and implemented at Heathrow last month .

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  7. WestJet flight attendants ratify new five-year labor agreementRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    Calgary-based WestJet flight attendants have voted in favor of a new work agreement with 81.7% of eligible flight attendants voting. WestJet flight attendants are represented by the Flight Attendant Association Board .

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  8. AAX blames low load factors on 'irrational price war'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    ... to only 915,000 in the corresponding quarter this year. With the recent arrival of two of the carrier's new Airbus A330-300s , AAX now has 25 A330-300s on its books, compared to only 19 last year, despite the lower passenger numbers. Meranun said ...

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  9. Wizz Air posts record profit in FY2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    European low-cost carrier Wizz Air reported a net profit of 183 million for the financial year ended March 31, 2015, more than double the 88 million profit reported for the previous financial year. The airline attributes this strong performance to capacity expansion, rigorous cost control and a determination to allocate capacity to the most profitable parts of its network.

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  10. Aeroflot has corrected its strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    Russia's Aeroflot Group has corrected its strategy through 2020. In that year the group is expecting to carry 64.7 million passengers, Aeroflot said in a statement.

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  11. Ningxia Cargo Airlines gets green lightRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Air Transport World

    The specific timetable for its formal launch remains to be decided. According to the regulator, the Yinchuan-based carrier has a registered capital of CNY120 million .

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  12. Skymark files recovery plan, names DBJ director as presidentRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... plane-maker has demanded in relation to the termination of an order for six A380 superjumbos. Skymark operated Airbus A330 jets leased from Intrepid Aviation. The third-largest Japanese carrier has said it plans to reduce its use of that midsize ...

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  13. Delta eyes alliances with carriers in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Ed Bastian, speaking at a media event in France, also said he expected Italy's Alitalia to remain part of a transatlantic joint venture with Delta and Air France-KLM despite its growing ties with new 49 percent shareholder Etihad. "We are constantly pursuing opportunities where we can find good matches.

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  14. Aviation attorney may mount legal case for passengers on SQ836 which fell 4,000mRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Times

    ... trauma may qualify for compensation in a legal case, Mr Wisner said. "The Singapore Airlines plane is an Airbus A330-300, exactly the same plane as QF72, while the Air France crash in the Atlantic Ocean in 2009 involved an Airbus 330-200," said Mr ...

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  15. Santa Ana company Ascent Aerospace awarded Airbus contractRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Some much needed business for business-unfriendly California: Ascent Aerospace announced today that its Ascent Integration European operation has been awarded a contract by Airbus to retrofit the Airbus Broughton A330 wing assembly lines to the new A330neo configuration. According to people involved, Ascent Integration will have overall project management responsibility for the design, integration, build and installation of the equipment and tooling to assemble the new A330neo wing.

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  16. Airbus debates new A320 output hike, suffers test glitchRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    Europe's largest aerospace firm indicated the chances were rising that it would increase production targets again just months after setting an output goal of 50 medium-haul aircraft a month by early 2017, compared with 42 a month now. The debate is the latest evidence of a prolonged upcycle in the aerospace industry as demand soars from new players in emerging markets and established airlines renew older fleets.

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  17. Singapore Airlines falls 13ooo feet before regaining powerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330 aircraft lost power in both engines while on a flight from Singapore to Shanghai on Saturday, causing a loss in altitude of ...

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  18. IPO Lockup Expiration: Avolon Holdings Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... the Boeing 737-800 and the Airbus 320 family, and twin-aisle aircraft, including the Boeing 787, Boeing 777 and Airbus A330. Avolon operates primarily in China, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and Latin America. Its customer base is comprised of 49 ...

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  19. UPDATE 2-Airbus debates new A320 output hike, suffers test glitchRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    Airbus is leaning towards a new hike in production of its A320 jet, raising the stakes in a battle with Boeing to translate record orders into tangible deliveries, but has yet to decide on the risks of handling unprecedented volumes. Europe's largest aerospace firm indicated the chances were rising that it would increase production targets again just months after setting an output goal of 50 medium-haul aircraft a month by early 2017, compared with 42 a month now.

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  20. Budget airlines could save the Airbus A380 superjumboRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... in the Asia-Pacific market, where low-cost carriers are currently using smaller widebody airliners, such as the Airbus A330. So how much demand is there for a sardine-setup superjumbo - "high density" seating, in industry parlance? Rao believes ...

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