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by LPSHobby
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy discussion thread
Replies: 78
Views: 15044

Air Italy boosts frequencies after strong summer

Revitalized Air Italy has reported strong summer season passenger loads on its new flights to the US and has announced frequency increases on several of its international routes. The Sardinia-based carrier, which rebranded from its former identity of Meridiana in March following Qatar Airways’ decis...

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by LPSHobby
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa to take charge of LCC Eurowings long haul network
Replies: 11
Views: 4234

Lufthansa to take charge of LCC Eurowings long haul network

Lufthansa is preparing to take over planning and control of LCC Eurowings’ long-haul network, as the subsidiary’s role in the segment evolves, company sources say. Lufthansa said, “We absolutely cannot confirm this. We don’t comment on rumors floating around.” The shift has not been formally decided...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans
Replies: 11
Views: 1529

Re: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans

workhorse wrote:
LPSHobby wrote:
workhorse wrote:
I say, order some 747-8s (let's say 3). :grin: :duck:


why just 3?


Because it's more fun!

like Kraftwerk:

It´s more fun to compute, tan-nan-nan !!!!!

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by LPSHobby
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans
Replies: 11
Views: 1529

Re: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans

workhorse wrote:
I say, order some 747-8s (let's say 3). :grin: :duck:


why just 3?

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by LPSHobby
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans
Replies: 11
Views: 1529

Re: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans

[quote="TheEuphorian"]Fleet needs to be standardized this way: 777-200, 777-300, 747-400 (except HS-TGF, HS-TGG) needs to leave the fleet. Transfer all the 787-8 to WE(Thai Smile) Reconfigure the J and Y product on the 777-200ER and A330-343 fleets won´t hese 777-200ER and A330-300 leave t...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans
Replies: 11
Views: 1529

Thai Airways re-evaluates fleet upgrade plans

Thai Airways is assessing whether it needs to adjust its fleet upgrade plans, with the latest review expected to be completed by year-end. The Thailand flag carrier had submitted a plan for new aircraft orders to the appropriate government ministries and cabinet for approval. However, it has now wit...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rolls identifies 787 Trent engine fix; cites air pollution cause
Replies: 50
Views: 11703

Rolls identifies 787 Trent engine fix; cites air pollution cause

Air pollution, especially in large Asian cities, is believed to be one cause of reliability issues that have affected a large portion of the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000-powered Boeing 787 fleet. But the manufacturer says it is close to fielding a final fix to the problems. Dozens of 787s have been sittin...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First AVIC MA700 on track for delivery in 2022
Replies: 0
Views: 878

First AVIC MA700 on track for delivery in 2022

The first Aviation Corp. of China (AVIC) MA700 turboprop airliner is on track for delivery in 2022, the manufacturer said in a program update. AVIC is aiming for validation of the MA700’s intended Chinese type certificate by both the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the FAA, an official of...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wizz Air to close Poznan base in Polish reshuffle
Replies: 21
Views: 3119

Wizz Air to close Poznan base in Polish reshuffle

Central and Eastern European LCC Wizz Air has announced plans to close its base at Poznan in Poland, although it will grow its other Polish operations by adding a seventh aircraft at Gdansk and upgrading Warsaw to an all-Airbus A321 fleet. “After careful consideration, we decided to adjust our Pozna...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Mobile delivers first biofuel-powered A321 to JetBlue
Replies: 0
Views: 900

Airbus Mobile delivers first biofuel-powered A321 to JetBlue

Airbus sent JetBlue Airways’ latest A321ceo off on its delivery flight Sept. 19 from Mobile, Alabama, with 15.5% renewable jet fuel onboard, continuing a trend the manufacturer started with its Toulouse delivery flights two years ago. The JetBlue delivery and four others slated for the rest of the y...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small Planet Germany - Insolvent
Replies: 14
Views: 4453

Small Planet’s German airline to restructure after insolvency

The German airline of Lithuania’s Small Planet Group has launched insolvency proceedings, but the company said it has permission to continue German and Dutch flight operations while it restructures. Small Planet Airlines GmbH—the group’s German airline—was formed in 2015 and secured its air operator...

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by LPSHobby
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do any airlines still offer free playing cards to passengers?
Replies: 24
Views: 3806

Re: Do any airlines still offer free playing cards to passengers?

Air Baltic distribute post cards of their planes

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by LPSHobby
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gulf Air considers keeping A330s
Replies: 22
Views: 5845

Gulf Air considers keeping A330s

Gulf Air is apparently reevaluating its plan to phase out its Airbus A330s in favor of incoming Boeing 787s. The Bahraini flag carrier operates six A330-200s on long-haul services to destinations such as London Heathrow Airport and Manila, Philippines. It is phasing in 10 Boeing 787-9s as its new wi...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines looking at wet-lease options to replace SSJ-100
Replies: 15
Views: 2012

Brussels Airlines looks at wet-lease options for Sukhoi aircraft

more news on the Sukhois: Brussels Airlines is considering whether to move its wet-lease arrangement from Ireland’s CityJet, following longer-than-anticipated delays in solving technical problems with its Russian-built Sukhoi Superjet 100s (SSJ100s). The Belgian airline has used four of Dublin-based...

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by LPSHobby
Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn´t Boeing make a longer range 737 Max?
Replies: 22
Views: 3381

Why doesn´t Boeing make a longer range 737 Max?

Why does´t Boeing develop a longer range range 737 Max? When I say a kloger range I say a plane with the same, or more, range as the A321LR. Drawings new wings, too much expensive?

your toughts, please

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by LPSHobby
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: A Hub of the Americas in MAO ( Manaus )?
Replies: 4
Views: 1055

A Hub of the Americas in MAO ( Manaus )?

dear driends,

and what about create a hub im Manaus, Brazil ( MAO ) connecting the south and central South America with the Central and North America using A319/A321/A321s, do you think could this work? If yes or no, why?

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by LPSHobby
Thu Sep 06, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Primera Air to add seven transatlantic routes from Frankfurt, Berlin Tegel
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Primera Air to add seven transatlantic routes from Frankfurt, Berlin Tegel

Nordic LCC Primera Air continues its long-haul expansion, adding nonstop long-haul services from Frankfurt and Berlin Tegel to Boston (Massachusetts), New York JFK, Toronto and Montreal (Canada). Primera Air will launch daily flights from Berlin to New York JFK June 7, 2019, followed by Boston (4X-w...

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by LPSHobby
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet to base three A320s at Nantes
Replies: 4
Views: 1090

EasyJet to base three A320s at Nantes

EasyJet said it would open its seventh base in France, at Nantes Atlantique Airport in the west of the country, basing three Airbus A320 aircraft there from spring 2019. The UK LCC said the opening of the Nantes base would bring easyJet’s total capacity in France to more than 22 million seats, inclu...

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by LPSHobby
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China’s CIB Leasing converts half of CRJ orders to 90-seat Q400s
Replies: 0
Views: 661

China’s CIB Leasing converts half of CRJ orders to 90-seat Q400s

Bombardier has gained a second customer for its 90-seat Q400, as the Canadian manufacturer revealed that China’s Industrial Bank Financial Leasing Co. (CIB Leasing) has converted half of its standing order for 10 CRJ900 jets to five of the recently certified 90-seat version of the Q400 turboprop. Wh...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Sep 04, 2018 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First ANA A380 rolls out of final assembly
Replies: 140
Views: 30819

Re: First ANA A380 rolls out of final assembly

any chance of ANA ordering more A380s? What do you think about it?

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by LPSHobby
Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirAsia drops plans for Chinese JV, posts $78 million 2Q net profit
Replies: 12
Views: 1717

AirAsia drops plans for Chinese JV, posts $78 million 2Q net profit

AirAsia has dropped plans to open a joint venture airline in China, as the group reported a higher net profit for the 2018 second quarter. The carrier revealed that its memorandum of understanding (MOU) with stakeholders in China had lapsed and will not be extended. AirAsia had planned to form a JV ...

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by LPSHobby
Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United raises baggage fees, following JetBlue, Air Canada and WestJet
Replies: 1
Views: 804

United raises baggage fees, following JetBlue, Air Canada and WestJet

Chicago-based United Airlines became the latest North American carrier to raise checked bag fees, as airlines contend with lower revenues amid climbing prices for jet fuel. United announced Aug. 31 it had raised fees for checking a first bag from $25 to $30 and for a second bag from $35 to $40. The ...

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by LPSHobby
Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS posts strong peak quarter results despite operational disruptions
Replies: 26
Views: 2935

SAS posts strong peak quarter results despite operational disruptions

SAS CEO Rickard Gustafson apologized for the airline’s poor operational performance during the 2018 summer season, casting a shadow over a record fiscal third-quarter performance which saw the airline climb to a SEK1.55 billion ($169 million) net profit. Announcing SAS’ fiscal year 2017/2018 third-q...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM to retrofit cabin interiors on two-thirds of its fleet
Replies: 2
Views: 525

LATAM to retrofit cabin interiors on two-thirds of its fleet

Santiago-based LATAM Airlines Group will overhaul the interior of over 200 aircraft—two-thirds of its global fleet—over the next two years, in an investment of $400 million, the company said during its 2Q 2018 quarterly operations call. LATAM plans to debut its new retrofitted interiors by the end o...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Report: Wataniya Airways threatened with closure by Kuwait authorities
Replies: 2
Views: 920

Report: Wataniya Airways threatened with closure by Kuwait authorities

Kuwaiti hybrid carrier Wataniya Airways has been told by the country’s regulator to improve its standards of service or potentially face closure, according to a report from state-run news agency KUNA. The Aug. 25 report said that Kuwait’s Directorate-General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has told the air...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canada’s Flair Airlines plans 11 US flights
Replies: 1
Views: 257

Canada’s Flair Airlines plans 11 US flights

dmonton-based independent ultra-LCC Flair Airlines stepped up its competition with the Canadian majors’ subsidiary LCCs Aug. 20 by announcing 11 new nonstop transborder US flights for the upcoming winter season. New nonstop routes out of Flair’s Edmonton International Airport (YEG) hub include Las V...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL plans high-density Dreamliners for new long-haul LCC
Replies: 50
Views: 1799

JAL plans high-density Dreamliners for new long-haul LCC

Japan Airlines (JAL) is looking to significantly increase the seat density of the Boeing 787-8s that are assigned to its newly announced LCC unit and is eyeing markets in Asia, Europe and the Americas. JAL formally established the new corporate entity Aug. 2 under the interim name TBL Co. Ltd. JAL o...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Baltic anounces summer 2019 destinations
Replies: 5
Views: 1487

Air Baltic anounces summer 2019 destinations

Latvian flag carrier airBaltic has announced its first destinations for the 2019 summer season, which starts at the end of March. The fast expanding carrier will add services from its Tallinn base in Lithuania, including 2X-weekly services to Malaga (Spain); 3X-weekly to Brussels (Belgium); and 4X-w...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swoop places 4th 737 in service
Replies: 0
Views: 747

Swoop places 4th 737 in service

WestJet ULCC subsidiary Swoop has placed its fourth Boeing 737-800 into service and is using it to support previously announced seasonal flights between Abbotsford International and Winnipeg Richardson International airports. The Calgary-based carrier plans to run the new flights daily from Aug. 16 ...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CCO: Austrian to raise summer 2019 capacity as LCC competition grows
Replies: 6
Views: 1478

CCO: Austrian to raise summer 2019 capacity as LCC competition grows

Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines plans to increase capacity in summer 2019 to protect its market share as LCC competition intensifies. Austrian Airlines CCO Andreas Otto told ATW that over the coming months the carrier will continue to evaluate how to position itself in the LCC market. “We hav...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EgyptAir updates freighter fleet with A332 P2F
Replies: 15
Views: 2268

EgyptAir updates freighter fleet with A332 P2F

EgyptAir Cargo has taken delivery of the first Airbus A330-200 to be converted to a freighter by Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture between ST Engineering Aerospace and Airbus that manufactures passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversion. EgyptAir has placed firm orders for three A330-22P2Fs. T...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian increases profit, revenue; eyes network, fleet expansion
Replies: 1
Views: 456

Ethiopian increases profit, revenue; eyes network, fleet expansion

Continued rapid expansion saw Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest airline group, report a satisfactory 2017-18 financial year. The carrier said it had continued to execute on its 15-year strategic roadmap, Vision 2025, with substantial increases in passengers and freight. The state-owned carrier di...

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by LPSHobby
Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brazil’s Azul posts $62 million 2Q net profit on fleet renewal revenue
Replies: 0
Views: 601

Brazil’s Azul posts $62 million 2Q net profit on fleet renewal revenue

Azul Brazilian Airlines reported a BRL238.3 million ($61.6 million) net profit for the 2018 second quarter, reversing its BRL386 million net loss of 2Q 2017, as revenues generated by seven new Airbus A320neos offset rising fuel prices, a weakened Brazilian currency and a nationwide truckers strike. ...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada prepares Rouge for ULCC competition
Replies: 55
Views: 9085

Air Canada prepares Rouge for ULCC competition

As the Canadian ULCC market heats up, Air Canada said it is prepared to leverage the significant flexibility of its rouge subsidiary to ward off competition, from adding flights in major domestic markets to re-configuring aircraft to match rivals’ all-economy offerings. “We have been preparing to en...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United, Avianca and Copa consider joint business agreemen
Replies: 5
Views: 688

United, Avianca and Copa consider joint business agreemen

Chicago-based United Airlines, Colombia’s Avianca and Panamanian flag carrier Copa Airlines may form a three-way joint business agreement, according to statements released by the two Latin American airlines’ holding companies Aug. 8. Both Copa Holdings and Avianca Holdings said their respective comp...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian eyes flights to Brazil
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Re: Norwegian eyes flights to Brazil

flymco753 wrote:
Total Florida opportunity for them especially with their off daily business model.

MCO: FOR, BSB, REC, GIG, GRU, CNF
FLL: CNF, BSB, MAO, GIG, GRU, FOR, REC, BEL, SSA


Norwegian is an european airline, how will they fly US-Brazil? I didn´t understand your point

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Post CSeries deal, Bombardier Commercial eyes return to profitability
Replies: 2
Views: 657

Post CSeries deal, Bombardier Commercial eyes return to profitability

Now that Airbus has taken control of the CSeries program, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft (BCA) said it will focus on returning to profitability by reducing the cost structure for its regional airliners, increasing production volume and growing aftermarket revenue, Bombardier CEO Alain Bellemare told...

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by LPSHobby
Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian eyes flights to Brazil
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Norwegian eyes flights to Brazil

Low-cost, long-haul carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle has applied to Brazil’s civil aviation authority ANAC for permission to fly to and from the country, as it continues its plans to expand into new markets. The carrier is now awaiting approval from ANAC, a process that typically takes 90-120 days, a N...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier wins approval for 90-seat Q400, eyes more orders
Replies: 0
Views: 433

Bombardier wins approval for 90-seat Q400, eyes more orders

Transport Canada has certified Bombardier's 90-seat Q400 configuration, clearing the way for deliveries to launch customer SpiceJet starting later this year, and the manufacturer said more orders are on the way. source: http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-wins-approval-90-seat-q400-eyes-more-o...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier wins approval for 90-seat Q400, eyes more orders
Replies: 45
Views: 8445

Bombardier wins approval for 90-seat Q400, eyes more orders

Transport Canada has certified Bombardier's 90-seat Q400 configuration, clearing the way for deliveries to launch customer SpiceJet starting later this year, and the manufacturer said more orders are on the way. source: http://atwonline.com/airframes/bombardier-wins-approval-90-seat-q400-eyes-more-o...

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by LPSHobby
Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet looks to grow ULCC Swoop ‘faster’
Replies: 1
Views: 426

WestJet looks to grow ULCC Swoop ‘faster’

WestJet executives are not ruling out an accelerated ramp-up of its ULCC Swoop as a way to inject lower-cost lift into its system as it works to offset higher fuel costs and expenses tied to several key initiatives. Swoop, which operates 189-seat Boeing 737-800s shifted over from WestJet’s mainline ...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATR expect huge growth in regional/turboprop market
Replies: 36
Views: 4087

Re: ATR expect huge growth in regional/turboprop market

good chance for Embraer to enter this market !!!!

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by LPSHobby
Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canada ULCC Flair Airlines expands domestic network
Replies: 3
Views: 855

Canada ULCC Flair Airlines expands domestic network

Canadian ULCC Flair Airlines on June 15 launched flights from three new airports—Calgary International (YYC), Halifax Stanfield and Victoria International—stretching its all-domestic network from coast-to-coast, and setting up more direct competition with other carriers. source: http://atwonline.com...

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by LPSHobby
Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian and JAL seek to expand partnership
Replies: 1
Views: 576

Hawaiian and JAL seek to expand partnership

http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ha ... artnership
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Hawaiian Airlines and Japan Airlines (JAL) have taken a major step to expand their partnership by applying to operate a revenue-sharing joint venture (JV) in the busy Hawaii-Japan market.

source: http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ha ... artnership

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by LPSHobby
Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot to codeshare with Aerolineas Argentinas
Replies: 4
Views: 628

Re: Aeroflot to codeshare with Aerolineas Argentinas

I always think about a GRU-BRU-SVO flight, 3x weekly, with a A332, do you think this would be feasible?

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by LPSHobby
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot to codeshare with Aerolineas Argentinas
Replies: 4
Views: 628

Aeroflot to codeshare with Aerolineas Argentinas

http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ae ... argentinas
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Russia’s Aeroflot Airline inked a codeshare agreement with Aerolineas Argentinas, launching a joint daily Moscow-Buenos Aires service June 1. The flights are operated with a transfer in Madrid.

source: http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/ae ... argentinas

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by LPSHobby
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM will start GRU-LIS September 3rd
Replies: 1
Views: 239

LATAM will start GRU-LIS September 3rd

they have got the slots finally: JJ8178 GRU 16:55 LIS 0655 B767 (10h block) JJ8179 LIS 09:55 GRU 16:40 B767 (10h45m block) 5x Weekly LATAM anuncia data de 3 de Setembro para o início da sua operação para Lisboa http://www.presstur.com/empresas---negocios/aviacao/latam-anuncia-data-de-3-de-setembro-p...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNA Group signs strategic agreement with COMAC
Replies: 2
Views: 276

HNA Group signs strategic agreement with COMAC

Despite its debt, China’s HNA Group is looking to acquire 100 COMAC ARJ21s and 200 C919s after signing a strategic cooperation agreement with COMAC June 2. HNA Group will use the aircraft in Chinese regional markets and to develop an African regional market using assets in Ghana acquired through a j...

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by LPSHobby
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer hopeful for strong E2 sales at Farnborough
Replies: 8
Views: 1189

Embraer hopeful for strong E2 sales at Farnborough

With the first two E190-E2s flying with Norwegian regional airline Wideroe, Embraer hopes it will bring strong sales momentum to the upcoming Farnborough Air Show. “There is a tangible expectation of deals being closed,” Embraer Commercial Aviation president and CEO John Slattery said on the sidelin...

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by LPSHobby
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus faces “unprecedented challenge” to hit delivery target
Replies: 104
Views: 14429

Airbus studies 70+ neo production rate despite engine delays

Airbus Commercial Aircraft president Guillaume Faury expects the company to have produced around 100 A320neo family aircraft by end of June that will then have to wait for engines to be attached. The situation came about after one of the neo engine suppliers, Pratt & Whitney, encountered problem...

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