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WOW Air Adds Seven New Airbus Aircraft to Fleet

Skuli Mogensen, CEO of WOW air.

WOW air, Iceland’s only low cost airline, has announced that it will add seven new Airbus aircraft to its rapidly growing fleet by the end … More ››

Virgin Atlantic Showcases 787 Dreamliner on Heathrow to Seattle Route

Sir Richard Branson touches down at Seattle Tacoma International Airport  to celebrate Virgin Atlantic's new route between London Heathrow and Seattle.

Virgin Atlantic is flying a new daily service between London Heathrow and Seattle replacing the flight currently operated by joint venture partner Delta Air Lines. … More ››

A Milestone Day for Vagar Airport

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Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE), gateway to the Faroe Islands, received its first ever scheduled flight from SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) on Sunday March 26th of March. … More ››

IAG Launches Fifth Airline Brand

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The International Airlines Group (IAG) is launching LEVEL – a new low cost longhaul airline brand that will take to the skies in June 2017 … More ››

American Airlines Resumes Seasonal Flights From Edinburgh and Glasgow

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American Airlines is set to resume seasonal services from Edinburgh Airport (IATA: EDI) to New York John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK), featuring a brand-new … More ››

Southwest Airlines Announces Major Investment in Phoenix Airport

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On March 8, Southwest Airlines announced that it will increase its presence at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (IATA: PHX) over the coming years. Southwest’s … More ››

First Scheduled Airbus A380 Service for Dubai Al Maktoum Airport

Korean Air A380 at DWC

Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport (IATA: DWC), Dubai’s second international airport, achieved a new milestone on March 8 when it welcomed its first scheduled A380 … More ››

MH370 Anniversary: Pilots’ Union Renews Call for Improved Aircraft Tracking

Boeing 777, 9M-MRO, went missing in March 2014.  (KEY - Alan warnes)

March 8, 2017 marked the three-year anniversary of one of the most high-profile aviation mysteries of all time – the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight … More ››

Korean Air to Introduce Heathrow’s First Boeing 747-8 Flights

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Korean Air has announced from the start of the Summer 2017 season 2017 – March 26 – it will have a mixed fleet of Airbus … More ››

Airbus and THAI to Evaluate new U-Tapao Airport MRO Business

From the left: Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand; Usanee Sangsingkeo, Acting President, Thai Airways International and Fabrice Brégier, President, Airbus Commercial Aircraft.  (Airbus)

Airbus has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Thai Airways International (THAI) to evaluate the development of a major new maintenance and overhaul (MRO) … More ››