Commercial Aircraft Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Qantas lands the A380 at DFWRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    On Monday, Qantas Airways began using the Airbus A380 on its route between Sydney and Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. The trip takes aboout 15 hours and 30 minutes and travels close to 8,600 miles.


  2. Largest Passenger Plane Lands in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Los Angeles

    Starting next week, the Airbus A380 - the largest passenger jet in the world - will begin scheduled service at DFW. Australia's Qantas will fly the A380 between DFW and Sydney.


  3. Lufthansa pilots turn up heat with more strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Just a day after pilots at French flag carrier Air France ended their longest-ever strike, Lufthansa pilots announced nearly a full-day of stoppages on long-haul flights out of Frankfurt for Tuesday . File photo of visitors entering a Lufthansa plane during an International Air Show ILA in Schoenefeld, near Berlin.


  4. Dallas: How Qantas is Celebrating Flying Their Largest Plane on the Longest RouteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jaunted

    This week, the world's longest commercial flight route scores a few more points in the world of aviation. Today marks the inaugural arrival of Qantas ' Airbus A380, traveling from Sydney to Dallas as Qantas 7, a route previously operated with a Boeing 747-400ER.


  5. Business Traveler: Cancel Your Flights Through Chicago This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Skift

    Flying through Chicago this week? I didn't think so. Late last week, a surly contractor at a regional Illinois air traffic control center went off the rails and started his office on fire .


  6. Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KBCI CBS 2

    As their plane climbed away from Belize City, American Airlines pilot Brian Will and his co-pilot were ready to detour several hundred miles to avoid a wall of bad weather in front of them. Then, looking at the display on a new weather-radar system, the pilots saw a way to navigate between the storms on the Dallas-bound flight this spring.


  7. Russia urges probe into military flights at MH17 crash siteRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Moscow, Sep 29 Russia has submitted a list of recommendations to the UN on the investigation into the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine in July, including an analysis of military aircraft movements in the area. The recommendations, given in a letter signed by Russia's representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin, were released on the UN's website Monday.


  8. Enormous Airbus A380 makes first landing at D/FW International AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    Editor's note: Chopper 5 is airborne and standing by to providie live aerial footage during the landing. The plane is scheduled to land at 1:08 p.m. Australia's Qantas becomes the first carrier today offering service to D/FW Airport with the Airbus A380, the world's largest passenger jet.


  9. Boeing delivering 747-8 to Air ChinaRead the original story

    Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The company says Air China is the first carrier in Asia to operate the Intercontinental, its longest passenger jet. The airline has ordered five of the jetliners to expand international routes.


  10. Airlines in the US fly slower to save fuelRead the original story

    Yesterday | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... for each aircraft based on altitude. Flying faster increases the amount of fuel burnt. Historically, commercial aircraft have flown on average about 8 percent faster than their optimal cruising speed. Getting the aircraft to its destination quicker ...


  11. Steady job postings for Airbus A320 final assembly line in Mobile continue with systems...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Airbus Americas continues actively recruiting employees for its A320 final assembly line under construction at Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley. The facility, pictured here on Aug. 21, 2014, is slated to come online in summer 2015, and deliver its first Mobile-assembled aircraft in April 2016.


  12. Union at Spirit AeroSystemsa Tulsa facility rejects contract offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    Spirit AeroSystems union members in Tulsa overwhelmingly rejected a new contract offer Sunday regarding a sale of the company's Gulfstream work. Only members of the United Aerospace Workers Local 952 assigned to the Gulfstream 280 and Gulfstream 650 business jet programs were eligible to vote on at a special meeting.


  13. CEB adds flights to the VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebWire

    The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific Air boosts flight options to the Visayas, with additional flights bound for Bacolod, Cebu and Roxas this 4th quarter of 2014. From October 9 to December 3, passengers can choose from 13 weekly flights between Manila and Roxas, and from 128 weekly flights between Manila and Cebu.


  14. GuestLogix Secures 3-Year Agreement with New Airline, Tigerair Taiwan in Partnership with St. DorasRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    GuestLogix Inc. , the leading global provider of ancillary-focused merchandising, payment and business intelligence technology to airlines and the passenger travel industry, today announced an agreement for the fleet-wide deployment of its retail solutions for the support of food and beverage as well as duty free retailing across Tigerair Taiwan.


  15. Airbus insider trial fuels legal tussle over "double jeopardy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    Defendants at a French trial involving allegations of insider trading at Airbus Group this week will try to persuade judges it should not take place on the grounds it breaches their human rights, lawyers involved in the case said. Seven current and former managers, as well as former core shareholders Lagardere and Daimler, are charged with knowing about a slide in the development of the A380 superjumbo when they sold shares in 2006, three months before the disclosure of delays hammered shares in Europe's largest aerospace group.


  16. Boeing Everett rolls out new 787-9 for Etihad Airways, United Arab EmiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Sporting the company's newest paint scheme, looking a bit like a marriage of diamonds and desert camo, the new Dreamliner will be officially delivered to Etihad Airways by the end of this year. The new 787-9 will be in service to Moscow, Russia; Brisbane, Australia; Dusseldorf, Germany; Doha, Qatar, and Mumbai , India.


  17. American Airlines' first Boeing 787 Dreamliner near completion at the factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    American Airlines' first Boeing 787 Dreamliner now has an entire fuselage built and is "one step closer to rolling out of the factory doors," according to a tweet from the airline's official account. Boeing is building the Dreamliners in South Carolina and Washington state.


  18. Stobart AT72 at Muenster on Sep 29th 2014, engine fire indicationRead the original story

    Yesterday | AVHerald

    A Stobart Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A on behalf of Flybe, registration EI-REM performing flight BE-6031 from Muenster to Southend,EN , was climbing out of Muenster when the crew received an engine fire indication, shut the engine down, discharged the fire suppression system causing the fire indication to cease and returned to Muenster for a safe landing about 18 minutes after departure. The airport reported they received information about an engine fire indication and "pressed the red button".


  19. World's longest takes offRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Qantas is making aviation history today as the world's largest passenger aircraft, the superjumbo A380, starts flying the world's longest route - a non-stop trip lasting nearly 16 hours. Well, it's 14 hours 50 minutes to get from Sydney to Dallas/Fort Worth, but a longer 15 hours 30 minutes to return.


  20. Software training, innovations, and networking highlight this year's Spillman Users' ConferenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    Exchanging Knowledge. Applying Solutions." Following Clark's remarks, Spillman R &D manager, system.