Environment

Etihad and Boeing Unveil the ‘Etihad Greenliner’

November 18, 2019 0

Etihad Airways and Boeing have announced a first-of-its-kind ‘eco partnership’, in which a specially-themed Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be used to test products, procedures and initiatives designed to reduce aircraft carbon emissions. The ‘Etihad Greenliner’, […]

Airline Focus

Emirates Orders 50 Airbus A350-900s

November 18, 2019 0

Emirates has announced a firm order for 50 A350-900 XWB aircraft worth US$ 16 billion (AED 58.7 billion) at list prices at the Dubai Airshow 2019. Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines, delivery of the […]

Airline Focus

Qantas Completes Direct London Sydney Research Flight

November 15, 2019 0

Qantas has completed a direct Heathrow to Sydney test flight as it gathers important data about the feasibility of routine ultra-long-haul services. The flight, QF7879, was operated by a brand-new Boeing 787-9, registration VH ZNJ, […]

Air Cargo

WFS Awarded United Airlines Cape Town Contract

November 12, 2019 0

United Airlines will partner with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) as its cargo handling provider for the first-ever nonstop service by a US carrier between New York/Newark and Cape Town. WFS in Cape Town has been […]