Aircraft

Entertainment First for Gulf Air

October 13, 2011 0

The national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Gulf Air, has taken delivery of its first A330-200 aircraft retrofitted with Panasonic Avionics Corporation’s Global Communications Suite.  The communications and entertainment system, called Sky Hub, offers […]

Aircraft

Qatar Airways Fleet Reaches 100

October 4, 2011 0

Doha-based airline Qatar Airways has taken delivery of a Boeing 777-200LR (longer range), bringing its total fleet to 100 aircraft.  The new airliner is the 27th Boeing 777 owned by the carrier. Boeing presented the […]

Aircraft

Etihad Goes Wireless

September 28, 2011 0

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ANA Dreamliner Delivery

September 26, 2011 0

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Boeing Contract Won

September 13, 2011 0

AmSafe Industries, Inc., the provider of engineered restraint systems to the aviation, defence and speciality vehicle markets, has announced an award from Boeing for a $45 million contract. AmSafe will supply a 9G barrier net […]

Air Cargo

New Emirates SkyCargo Service

September 13, 2011 0

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates Airline, celebrated the inaugural flight of its new Far East and Australasia freighter route on September 12, 2011. The weekly service, operated by a new Boeing 777 freighter […]

Aircraft

Dreamliner Delay Compensation

September 12, 2011 0

OMAN AIR, which originally signed an agreement to lease six Boeing 787s from Kuwaiti aircraft lessor Alafco in 2007, with deliveries expected in 2012, 2014 and 2015, is now expecting the first delivery in the […]

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A380 to Serve Rome

July 27, 2011 0

Emirates will be introducing its Airbus A380 aircraft on its daily Rome services from December 1, 2011. The announcement of Emirates’ first permanent scheduled A380 service to Italy comes on the back of its June […]

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Air Pacific Cancels Dreamliner

May 12, 2011 0

Fiji’s Air Pacific has cancelled its entire order for eight Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, the US manufacturer has confirmed.  The airline had original signed for five B787-9s in April 2006 and taken purchase rights on a […]

Aircraft

Delta’s New Class

March 23, 2011 0

DELTA AIR LINES is introducing an ‘Economy Comfort‘ section on all its long-haul international flights this summer as part of its previously announced upgrade plans to enhance its global products, services and airport facilities through […]