Aircraft

First Scheduled A380 Flights for Cairo

October 4, 2019 0

Emirates performed the first scheduled Airbus A380 service into Cairo International Airport on October 2. The flight demonstrated the airport’s readiness to accommodate the A380, the world’s largest commercial passenger jet. Welcomed with a ceremonial […]

Operations

Cairo to Receive its First Scheduled A380 Flights

October 1, 2019 0

Emirates will be operating its A380 service to Cairo International Airport on October 2, 2019, making it the first scheduled commercial airline to operate an A380 flight into Egypt. With the intent to make the […]

Airline Focus

First Revenue Airbus A321neo Service for JetBlue

September 25, 2019 0

US low-cost carrier, JetBlue, performed its first commercial service with the Airbus A321neo on September 24. Using flight number 1, it flew from New York’s John F Kennedy Airport (JFK) to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport […]

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AirAsia Receives its First A330neo

August 9, 2019 0

AirAsia has taken delivery of its first A330neo aircraft, to be operated by its long-haul affiliate AirAsia X Thailand. The aircraft was delivered via lessor Avolon and is the first of two A330neos set to […]

Aircraft

Airbus Begins US Production of A220 Aircraft

August 5, 2019 0

Airbus has today (August 5) officially begun manufacturing the A220 in the US. The first team of A220 production workers began work at Airbus’ Mobile, Alabama-based production facility following their recent return from on-the-job training […]

Airline Focus

First A320neo for Atlantic Airways  

July 12, 2019 0

Atlantic Airways, the Faroe Islands’ flag carrier, has taken delivery of its first A320neo. Leased from Air Lease Corporation (ALC: NYSE: AL), this aircraft is powered by CFMI LEAP-1A engines and is configured in an […]