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WestJet orders 737s

August 25, 2009 0

Canadian airline WestJet has announced an order for 14 additional Next-Generation (NG) 737-700s. August 24: In a good news day for Boeing’s venerable 737, Canadian airline WestJet announced an order for 14 additional Next-Generation (NG) […]

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Search for Flight 447 black box finally called off

August 24, 2009 0

The BEA has called off its search for the ‘black box’ flight recorders from Air France Flight AF 447. August 20: The French Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyses (BEA) has finally called off its second search […]

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Camp Bastion 'fifth busiest UK airport'

August 24, 2009 0

The UK MoD claims that Camp Bastion Airfield in Helmand Province in Afghanistan is now the fifth-busiest UK-operated airport. August 23: The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) claims that Camp Bastion Airfield, the main handling […]

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Japanese cargo merger

August 24, 2009 0

The two largest cargo operators in Japan, Japan Airlines International (JALI) and Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), are to merge. […]

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No Future for Short-Haul?

August 21, 2009 0

UK Transport Secretary Lord Adonis has set out his visions for the future of Britain’s railways and these include ambitious plans for a 200mph high speed network. He believes that this could spell the end […]

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Mixed Responses to Lufthansa Takeover Proposals

August 20, 2009 0

The European Commission has approved the takeover of Brussels Airlines by Lufthansa, although the German carrier’s plans to acquire Austrian Airlines have hit a regulatory hurdle. The green light for the Brussels Airlines deal paves […]