News

Air New Zealand Fleet Renewal Plans

May 14, 2009 0

Air New Zealand (ANZ) has issued a request for information (RFI) to both Airbus and Boeing with regard to replacing its current fleet of 16 Boeing 737-300s that are used on its domestic services. The […]

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BBJ Convertible hits the showroom

May 12, 2009 0

May 11: Boeing announced that its BBJ Convertible, based on the highly successful 737, is now available to prospective customers. The aeroplane can reconfigure from all-passenger to all-cargo configuration in less than eight hours. Governments, […]

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Gulf Air heads Bahrain’s 2010 International Airshow

May 12, 2009 0

Farnborough International Ltd (FIL), joint organiser of the inaugural Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) has confirmed Gulf Air as the official carrier for the show to be held under Royal patronage at the Sakhir Airbase in […]

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Airbus slows production

May 8, 2009 0

May 6: Airbus is slowing its A380 aircraft delivery schedule for 2009/2010 due to the current economic crisis and following specific customer requests for deferrals. According to the new plan, it expects to deliver 14 […]

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Pan American Starts Again

May 8, 2009 0

Pan American World Airways (PAWA) Dominicana is seeking regulatory approval to link Santo Domingo, Santiago, Punta Cana and Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic with Miami and Fort Lauderdale in Florida. The new carrier plans […]

Airline Focus

Etihad Appoints Pakistan Manager

May 8, 2009 0

Etihad Airways has appointed Amer Khan as the airline’s country manager for Pakistan. Based in Karachi, Mr Khan will be responsible for managing the Abu Dhabi-based airline’s commercial operations throughout the country. He joins Etihad […]

Airline Focus

Jet Aviation Zurich Appoints Jakob Straub

May 8, 2009 0

On April 21, Jet Aviation announced the appointment of Jakob Straub as its new vice president and general manager of the company’s Zurich maintenance and FBO operations.  The position is effective from July 1, 2009.  […]

Airports

Luton brings in £1 drop-off fee

May 8, 2009 0

London Luton Airport is to charge motorists a £1 charge for dropping off passengers at its terminal building. The charge will enable drivers to spend up to 10 minutes in the airport’s recently refurbished drop-off […]