So...apparently starting March 2018 operating HKG-CRL? http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air-belgium/l-echo-launch-operations-from-brussels-south-charleroi-airport-from-march-2018/ How things have changed since this thread started, though, with CX starting HKG-BRU also in March 2018. Personally I f...Jump to post
André Orban from website AV24.be made a calculation based on the aggregate figures given in the Lufthansa press release for the point-to-point airlines (Eurowings and Brussels Airlines) and the Brussels Airlines figures given by the airline in its own press release, and by subtracting the latter fro...Jump to post
Philippine AirAsia cooling down brakes procedure with cardboard: http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/airas ... cardboard/Jump to post
https://www.charlotteslaw.nl/2014/10/embedden-mag-nu-echt/ The embedding in a website of a protected work which is publicly accessible on another website by means of a link using the framing technology … does not by itself constitute communication to the public within the meaning of [the EU Copyrigh...Jump to post
In the past year, Brussels Airport received 24.8 million passengers, an absolute record in the history of the airport. Last year, the records for both day and month were also shattered, both in the month of July. Cargo closes the year with 536,000 tonnes of cargo, the highest cargo volume handled by...Jump to post
A EU law says that embedding youtube, twitter, facebook content is allowed. So you are able to publish them on your site. The same would go for embedding an image between the known <img>-tags. The so-called hotlinking. I would be able to hotlink images from other web sites without paying a copyright...Jump to post
Flybe is starting the New Year with a brand refresh to better reflect the extent of its local presence. In what is an impressive statistic by operating more UK domestic flights than any other airline, Flybe is literally ‘Close to You’, not only in the UK but across its mainland European network. htt...Jump to post
A passenger on a Ryanair flight on 1 January between London Stansted and Malaga couldn’t wait any longer to see the Costa Del Sol. After the Boeing 737 (EI-FTF) was parked he, and the other passengers, needed to wait half an hour before disembarkation. The 57-year old Polish citizen couldn’t wait th...Jump to post
Today the airline confirmed to have cancelled the QR leasing: British Airways says it is no longer pursuing leasing of A320s from Qatar Airways between February and April to cover late deliveries and new slots at #Gatwick. Says it is looking at a range of options. I don't not believe you for a seco...Jump to post
Today the airline confirmed to have cancelled the QR leasing: British Airways says it is no longer pursuing leasing of A320s from Qatar Airways between February and April to cover late deliveries and new slots at #Gatwick. Says it is looking at a range of options.Jump to post
Meanwhile Air Berlin (and Niki) subsidiary Belair is threatened by insolvency, the employees are still waiting for their salary.... Belair Airlines, the Swiss airline headquartered in Glattbrugg operating out of Zürich Airport and Basel–Mulhouse airport is threatened by insolvency. The employees of ...Jump to post
Isn't this nice ;-) Follow the track @ https://www.flightradar24.com/multiview/fd1fd63 http://wwwaviation24be-q41r3jh.stackpathdns.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/DQ7pchPWAAAILYu.jpg http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/emirates-airlines/emirates-airlines-airbus-a380-drawing-christmas-tree-germany/Jump to post
A few weeks ago it was already announced that the airport would not open in the coming years ...Jump to post
A temperature of zero or -1C and snowfall is not that easy to deal with than a good hard frost (-25C). When it’s zero degrees, it’s moist and there will be ice.Jump to post
All flights inbound London Stansted (STN) and London Luton Airport (LTN) are currently holding or diverting. Birmingham (BHX) and East Midlands (EMA) are closed until midday. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines cancelled 94 flights on medium-haul on Sunday. Passengers on twitter are complaining about their del...Jump to post
Tokyo, Japan and Denver, Colorado - Dec. 5, 2017 - Japan Airlines (JAL) and Boom Supersonic are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to bring commercial supersonic travel to passengers. While new and advanced technologies are changing our lives significantly, flight times for air travel have ...Jump to post
A trip report on board JOON flight between Berlin Tegel and Paris CDG by Kevin Goolaerts
Big sister Air France is still present, Kevin rated the trip 3.5 stars out of 5
http://www.aviation24.be/trip-reports/h ... r-airline/
Joon offers free drinks, unless other LCC. So, in Y, no difference in service compared to AF?! Looking at the catering concept for economy class medium-haul (menu card, the possibility to buy on board, …) there doesn’t seem much difference from other carriers like Ryanair or easyJet (except a free ...Jump to post
About the uniforms, website Upinthesky.nl says: "The airline targets youngsters, looking at the flight attendants uniforms. It's not a traditional uniform, but they look like hipsters in coffee bar!" Do they have to work at Joon until 60 ? or is that age-restricted ;-) http://www.upinthesk...Jump to post
Some pictures and a detailed report about the launch of Joon: http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air-france-klm-group/joon/launched-joon-the-new-low-cost-airline-with-a-new-generation-travel-experience/ I don't see them as a low-cost airline, I don't see them as a new generation travel experience eit...Jump to post
A new virtual airline called Powdair will offer flights to ANR, BRS, LTN, MAN, LCY, SOU and SEN station december 11 during the whole ski season using 2 wet-leased CRJ-200 from Blackbone Aviation. Let’s see if it will work ! It will not work, PowdAir suspends the launch of its operations from Sion t...Jump to post
A Boeing 777-300ER of Taiwanese airline Eva Air encountered severe turbulence while flying to Chicago International Airport, a dozen passengers and crew members were lightly injured and one flight attendant was severely injured. It’s unknown why the pilots decided to continue the 13-hour journey to ...Jump to post
Little update. In a response to the loss of slots at AMS, Russia threatens to close its air space for Dutch traffic. Story in Dutch: https://www.telegraaf.nl/nieuws/979751/russen-zetten-klm-klem In English: http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/russia-has-threatened-to-close-its-airspace-for-dutch-airc...Jump to post
Another great trip report: https://thepointsguy.com/2017/10/brusse ... t-avro-rj/Jump to post
André Orban was on the very last flight between Geneva and Brussels, a detailed trip report can be found here: http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/last-commercial-flights-brussels-airlines-last-avro-rj100-aircraft-trip-report-pics/ On Sunday Brussels Airlines staff an...Jump to post
Won't you just love being a fly in the chief pilots office ;-) In 2013 a Slovakian AirExplore Boeing 737-300 operating for TUI fly Netherlands was about to take off from runway 36L at Amsterdam Schiphol to Dalaman, Turkey. A passenger was filming outside and his father -a Boeing 747 captain- noticed...Jump to post
VLM Airlines Slovenia is taking over ANR - LCY and will start ANR-ZRH combined with a few other flights!
http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/vlm-a ... route-map/
This morning Royal Air Force Typhoons have scrambled to guide a Ryanair Boeing 737 (EI-FZH) to Stansted Airport. Flight FR2145 from Kaunas, Lithuania to Luton, UK received a “suspected hoax security alert”. London airspace had to be closed during the security alert. All traffic at London Stansted ai...Jump to post
pa747sp wrote:Cunard wrote:Shouldn't that be INCURSION rather than EXCURSION two totally different meanings.
The aircraft left the runway, so it is grammatically correct.
Virgin Atlantic A333 at Saint Lucia on Oct 2nd 2017, runway excursion on backtrack. A Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330-300, registration G-VLUV performing flight VS-90 from Saint Lucia Hewanorra (Saint Lucia) to London Gatwick,EN (UK), was backtracking runway 10 for departure when the aircraft attempted ...Jump to post
3,000 employees 30 aircraft 300,000 future bookings cancelled 30 chartered aircraft of which at least 8 Qatar Airways A320 (10?) and 4 Air Transat 110,000 passengers still abroad The biggest peacetime repatriation in the history of the UK. http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/monarch-airlines/2-october...Jump to post
VIM Airlines CEO and chief accountant taken into custody; co-owners have fled the country.
http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/vim-a ... e-country/
Passengers are currently facing delays at check-in and boarding as Altéa, the computer system that is used by 125 airlines worldwide has crashed. Altéa is used for check in, updating reservations and for swiftly boarding passengers. http://www.aviation24.be/ground-handling/altea-check-computer-syste...Jump to post
Malaysia Airlines to take over six ex-AirBerlin Airbus A330, and the explanation: http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/malay ... s-330-200/Jump to post
And so another Russian airline is about to bite the dust: Russian president Vladimir Putin gave his transport minister a public reprimand on Wednesday after airline VIM Avia said it needed state support to continue operating and carry thousands of passengers stranded abroad. Mr Putin told Maxim Sok...Jump to post
I wonder what she has been smoking before her flightJump to post
Jump to postThe acquisition of the aircraft is partly dependent on the successful conclusion of negotiations to acquire parts of the Air Berlin Group.
Russian charter airline VIM Airlines (also known as VIM Avia) is on the verge of bankruptcy and seeks help from the Russian government to resume its flights, according to a statement on the Facebook-page of the airline: http://www.facebook.com/vimavia/ (Russian only) If the airline goes bankrupt, i...Jump to post
British Airways has become the first airline worldwide to introduce high-tech remote controlled devices to push back aircraft across its short-haul operation. The airline is modernising its operation to maintain and further improve punctuality for its customers. http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/iag...Jump to post
I don't like the uniform, I don't like the style, oh boy ...
http://www.aviation24.be/airlines/air-f ... ir-france/