New French airline Air Catalogne, based at PGF (Perpignan), will start operations in June with a wet leased ATR72. "From June 18, it will offer round-trip Perpignan-Palma-Ibiza flights on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with an average seat price of € 90 including tax. At the beginning of July,...Jump to post
That's not legal in normal circumstances, but ICAO has allowed for States issuing exemptions, to address various emergency situations resulting from the pandemic. Of course interpretation might slightly different from one state to another. Thank you... Wasn't there an air Baltic A220 flight flying ...Jump to post
BA are doing this currently on India flights. F cabin is blocked for crew rest. 2 crews operate, one for the outbound and another for the inbound. Wow, cant believe that's legal... On the other hand, Iran Air doing same to Europe. But, AFAIK, it wouldn't be possible under German law, let alone unde...Jump to post
Some news regarding Vietravel:
https://e.vnexpress.net/news/business/c ... 76681.html
Nonsense, there is no such deal with JU. For example there is an Italian tour operator that offers vaccination trips to Serbia and they work exclusively with Lufthansa. I never said that there is a deal, but fact is, Serbia will start Sputnik V production: https://tass.com/world/1278331 This closer...Jump to post
HiSky will fly from SUJ to BVA from 28APR21 (2x weekly) HiSky will fly from IAS to DUB from 29APR21 (2x weekly) Very, very strange... According to FR24, it seems HiSky operated these flights - but suddenly they are no longer available online... Already discontinued just after 1 week of operations?!...Jump to post
Surprise, surprise, from July 2nd DELTA will start JFK to DBV as well...
https://news.delta.com/delta-debut-new- ... tia-summer
Hi, Canarian Airways seems to be no longer around - ahead of launch the new name changed to " LATTITUDE HUB - THE CANARIAN AIRLINE "... :loco: https://lattitudehub.com/ https://www.tourinews.es/noticias/canarian-airways-ahora-se-llama-lattitude-hub_4464160_102.html Seems yet another tradi...Jump to post
Don't forget, Serbia is offering free vaccination to foreigners - something like "book JU and get a shot for free"... Part of this is a cooperation with Russia’s COVID-19 Sputnik V vaccine.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-heal ... SKBN2BH2HT
Does anyone know anything about Canarian Airways? They where supposed to start selling tickets in March but I can't find any more info on them. Hi, Canarian Airways seems to be no longer around - ahead of launch the new name changed to " LATTITUDE HUB - THE CANARIAN AIRLINE "... :loco: ht...Jump to post
audidudi wrote:Latest movements (courtesy of skyliner-aviation.de):
Airbus A330-343 741 HS-XTD Thai AirAsia X ferried 30 April 2021 DMK-XMN, for World2Fly, reg EC-NOF res, ex 9M-XXM
They could just end up booking seats on United's flight from Newark to Dubrovnik, with connections on the LAX-EWR sector... Some more updates can be found here: https://worldairlinenews.com/2021/05/03/pragusa-one-has-big-plans-will-it-fly/ AOC will be applied for in Croatia, first flight on June 21...Jump to post
According to the article:
Pragusa.One Ltd. is a UK-based travel company established in August 2020.
Tried calling but there is a 2+ hour wait... Hi, had the same problems with other airlines... The best way, as I found out, is to contact the airline directly via their social media channels, like twitter. Important, you should always, always offer the airline an alternative you insist on - in your...Jump to post
Birgenair 301, a 757, suspected that wasps had built a nest in one of the pitot tubes: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birgenair_Flight_301 Pitot tubes get really hot when heating is on. I've seen them glowing red-hot. If you left the cover on, it would probably melt/burn off. Yes, as written above. ...Jump to post
A bright future ahead for PIA? I will believe it, when I see it...
The aim is to return PIA to profit by 2023.
Avelo Airlines made this announcement: The inaugural flight from America’s first new mainline airline in nearly 15 years Anyway, Short report about the ribbon cutting ceremony: http://worldairlinenews.com/2021/04/28/avelo-airlines-takes-off-with-the-first-flight-between-hollywood-burbank-and-santa-...Jump to post
Let the fight begin, W2F vs. Iberojet Group - this will be bloody, hopefully both will survive... :box: W2F will base the A330-300 at LIS, in direct competition with ORBEST. At MAD W2F will base the newest addition A350-900 in direct competition with EVELOP. https://www.hosteltur.com/143732_world2fl...Jump to post
Outbound we were alone so it was even more pleasant, do you know which other airlines do provide a such nice treatment? KQ offers a Sky Priority door on it buses :scratchchin: , but nothing else... If to talk about African Aviation, ET comes to my mind. I know that ET is offering private bus transp...Jump to post
What about Blue Air? They're not as low cost as Wizz and can place counterweight towards Tarom in OTP. Blue Air does codeshare with Alitalia for example while Wizz doesn't codeshare with anyone. Absolutely! Blue Air no longer wants to be a ULCC. Modern B737Max fleet, move to central airports like C...Jump to post
anstar wrote:But are they good memories?
According to different sources, like ch-aviation, "Canada's Treq shelves mid-2Q21 debut" - any more info? BTW. was the DASH8-Q400 painted in full TREQ colours ever identified, as displayed in this article: https://www.lequotidien.com/actualites/treq-lance-sa-campagne-de-recrutement-video-2...Jump to post
AFAIK the minimum connecting time at SFO from domestic to international is 60minutes. And yes, if you miss that connection and the reservation is on one ticket, UA will have to rebook you.Jump to post
VSMUT wrote:At least Ethiopian has a 2-1 config in the business class of the Q400!
I am so interested in the eastern Block carriers in th4e old Soviet times, I wonder if those airlines lost crews who escaped to the West when they flew into a Western European Country, Why would they, honestly?! The "Westerners" enjoyed a privileged life with benefits, like working in exo...Jump to post
On Flyertalk, a couple of posters in 2016 noted that Ethiopian had been known to use the Q400 between Addis and Dar Es Salaam, at 946 nmi. Actually, the flight was triangular - connected ZNZ as well. I did this route and I survived due to an upgrade to BusinessClass. :champagne: Combine ET generous...Jump to post
DTWLAX wrote:That's cargo only. It is not scheduled passenger service
French Chalair operates the 1900D on some domestic French routes. They also had a short lived ANR-GVA service a few years ago, for which even the 1900D was too much apparently. In France, Chalair Aviation (http://www.chalair.eu/index.php) still flies with a Beech 1900, mostly to/from the West of Fr...Jump to post
SPICEJET does fly very successfully ATQ-BGY/FCO with A330neo: https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/cs-tky
So, does Italy offer more potential over Spain, or is a larger punjabi community living in Italy compared to Spain?
There's also Van Air of Czechia: their L-410 OK-VAA nowadays operates internal routes in Croatia on behalf of Trade Air (ZAG-OSI + OSI-PUY-SPU + OSI-RJK-SPU-DBV). Before this whole corona mess, Silver Air used to fly Turbolet OK-SLD on the ZAG-LSZ run; a deal brokered by hotels on Lošinj Island to ...Jump to post
[threeid][/threeid] I guess the A330neo of CORSAIR will feature the same 3-3-3 seating as the rest of the older A330ceo?! Any cabin pictures available? :crowded: The new Business class looks fantastic, 1-2-1 all aisle access. Unfortunately, Premium will be downgraded to 2-3-2 from todays 2-2-2 stand...Jump to post
The ORD-SJJ flight is no longer bootable on the web site. Makes me wonder, if it wouldn't make more sense to start selling tickets for flights they will eventually operate in the end... :scratchchin: I think the trust in Eastern is very low, selling tickets for destinations like ANC, SJJ etc. and r...Jump to post
InnsbruckFlyer wrote:Curious to see what aircraft will get new IFEs. Surely a lot of 737NGs. What about the A319/320s?
Has always surprised me that Swiss doesn't operate from Zurich to Edinburgh. Wouldn't there be a lot of banking/finance industry traffic demand on that route? I know Edelweiss Air operate it but that's more leisure traffic. Thanks Nope, WK is just the operating airline on behalf of LX, service stan...Jump to post
SkyAlps signed a deal for 2 former Dash8 with Chorus Aviation: https://chorusaviation.com/chorus-aviation-announces-aircraft-leasing-transaction-with-sky-alps/ Very surprised by the move, as previously reported the first Dash8 would be ex SA Express op. by Luxwings Malta, msn 4175: https://centrefor...Jump to post
Looks like 8-abreast in the rendering on their website. https://www.flypop.com/uploads/assets/aircraft/Aircraft-interior-sq600.jpg Seems pretty comfy, but I am still puzzled about the airframe. Any thoughts about the history of the jet? Strange that the airline as true low-cost not to choose 3-3-3 ...Jump to post
a350lover wrote:So what's the future for HOP after this?
The branding needs work too. I first read the title as "Flypoop". Besides, does "Fly" and "Pop" belong in the name together? It is very simple: POP stands for people over profit; the “caring capitalist” airline plans to donate 51 per cent of profits to charities in bot...Jump to post
I have not heard one positive thing said about the ex-Flybe Q400's by anyone, ever. Flybe was cash-strapped for ages, and had a real hard time keeping what is already a very needy (Bombardier prefers the word "sophisticated") fleet type going until the end. They're in rough shape... to pu...Jump to post
Well I just booked an ACV-BUR-ACV trip with the $19 fare. With all the extras the total came to $68 r/t. I've spoken to some other people up here. A few (like me) are buying tickets for the "hell of it". Like me, they're going down to see friends and relatives and the fares are worth it. ...Jump to post