First commercial flight this morning at Orly aiport after 3 months of closure, Transavia to Porto.
Lufthansa says up to 26,000 employees may lose their jobs.
Is the 77X in a so desperate situation? Quite frankly, if I was Boeing I would do the exact same. Anything that seats between 350-400 seats is in a desperate situation and I’ll do anything to sell it. OK so it is in a desperate situation. Does it mean the 77X is already dead knowing it is not opera...Jump to post
Is the 77X in a so desperate situation?Jump to post
Resumption of commercial flights at Paris Orly Airport on June 2020, 26th.
EasyJet to cut up to 4,500 jobs due to the pandemic.
Fiji Airways to cut more than half its staff. The airline said the staff cuts would affect 758 employees, including 78 expatriate pilots and eight expatriate executives. Remaining staff will have their salaries cut by 20% permanently effective June 1. https://in.reuters.com/article/health-coronaviru...Jump to post
So sad, the A380 is so quiet compared to the noisy 777s.Jump to post
According to the Netherlands’ Court of Audit, the Dutch government's purchase of AFKLM shares in 2019 was irregular.
PPT-ORY the longest domestic flight (16129 kms) operated this May by a French Bee A359.
What's next, a PlusXMaxER?Jump to post
Blerg wrote:So what routes will have to be cut? Where does the TGV go in less than 2.5 hours? Lyon?
Airline SAS cuts up to 5,000 jobs due to pandemic
Icelandair cuts 2,000 jobs to stop cash outflow
Which airline could afford to buy another airline at this moment?Jump to post
How many millions will Boeing have to pay (if they can afford) for breaking the discussions?Jump to post
Why KLM ever merged with Air France never made any sense, AF has always been the second worse run airline in Europe after Alitalia. KLM would fit very nicely in the IAG portfolio, especially with their 777 & 787 long haul fleets. ?? When KL merged with AF, KL was loss making while AF was the si...Jump to post
With the 737 MAX disaster, 787 problems, 77X orders cancellation, all related Covid 19 consequences and now the end of the Embraer deal, will Boeing survive?Jump to post
Is the 77X already dead before certification?Jump to post
AF KLM March 2020 traffic: number of passengers -56.6%, traffic -50.6%, load factor -20.5pts
RIP 737 MAX and all casualties.Jump to post
AF KLM traffic for Feb 2020 vs. 2019:
Head of French airports group ADP tests positive for coronavirus.
So when will LHR be overtook by CDG?Jump to post
rigo wrote:To hell with this. I won't be flying on anything that does not have windows (not screens).
janders wrote:Reuters story says Air France/KLM offered to purchase 49% stake in MAS, while JAL seeks a 25% stake.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mala ... SKBN1ZK0DX
QR to launch LYS-DOH 5 times a week starting June 23rd.
MAD compared to CDG: Paris Aéroport handled a total of 108 million passengers in 2019, an increase of 2.5% compared to the previous year. Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport welcomed 76.2 million passengers (+5.4%) and Paris-Orly Airport 31.9 million (-3.8%). Paris-CDG 76,150,007 (+5.4%) Paris-Orly 31,8...Jump to post
I think the MAXes already built will be delivered later but no more MAX will be built, the bird is dead. How can Airbus and the whole industry cope with such a situation where the demand is so strong?Jump to post
Transavia to also open ORY-AMM from May 2020 twice a week.
Airbus press release: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-r ... nsion.htmlJump to post
Indeed, here are the schedules from routesonline.com Montpellier – Agadir eff 20JUN20 2 weekly Montpellier – Athens eff 04APR20 2 weekly Montpellier – Faro eff 03APR20 2 weekly Montpellier – Irakleion eff 03APR20 2 weekly Montpellier – Lisbon eff 05APR20 3 weekly Montpellier – Madrid eff 05APR20 3 w...Jump to post
Should Boeing drop the 777X knowing that all orders are shrinked? Will Boeing make some profit with less and less orders?Jump to post
Airbus press release for GECAS 12 A330NEOs and 20 A321XLRs firm order: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-r ... craft.htmlJump to post
According to lalibre.be, Transavia will operate 2 B737 in Zaventem.
Airbus press release on the flynas A321s order: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-r ... 1xlrs.htmlJump to post
Airbus press release on the Air Senegal A220s: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-r ... a220s.htmlJump to post
HH Sheikh Ahmed said: “Today, we are pleased to sign a firm order for 50 A350 XWBs , powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines. This follows a thorough review of various aircraft options and of our own fleet plans. It is Emirates’ long-standing strategy to invest in modern and efficient aircraft, an...Jump to post