And 5J's reaction is not surprising
https://news.abs-cbn.com/business/06/02 ... of-restart
There seems to be some miscommunications about the resumption of domestic flights..... :? https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2020/06/01/2017952/cab-airlines-cancel-domestic-flights How frustrating this must be for the airlines with CAB raining on their parade when they (CAB) had enough time to clar...Jump to post
So what’s gonna happen to PAL then? “In its 2019 annual report released only yesterday, PAL Holdings Inc., citing the coronavirus pandemic which has shut down global travel since March 2020, said: “A material uncertainty exists that may cast significant doubt on the Group’s (PAL) ability to continue...Jump to post
"All Passenger/Commercial flights to and from the Philippines suspended beginning 8:00am, May 3, 2020"
https://www.facebook.com/MIAAGovPh/post ... 1153648989
Hi everyone, I'd like to understand what are the benefits for an airline to lease an aircraft via an Operating lease instead of a Financial lease. Major Operating lessors are guys like GECAS, Avolon, CDB, NAC Aviation while Financial lessors are usually banks. Regarding the airline what is the bene...Jump to post
HoV (head of version) aside, below is the typical composition from aircraft receiver when an delivery program happens: -Flight Crew/Acceptance Pilot -Technical Representative -Someone with PoA (power of attorney) for document signing -Flight Mechanic/Line Maintenance Engineer -Airworthiness Authorit...Jump to post
Hi every one! I would like to know which kind of quick disconnect for CRJ (200, 700, 900 & 1000) is needed for our hydraulic ground support equipment? I've heard that is the same for the 4 of us but not sure. Someone gave me the following : AE99147E, AE99118G and AE99147J but don't know if it's...Jump to post
You will sense that CX is in serious trouble that they had to sell some of their asset just to maintain liquidity... https://www.flightglobal.com/orders-and-deliveries/boc-aviation-to-acquire-six-cathay-777s-under-sale-and-leaseback/137320.article I sense that pretty much every operator around the ...Jump to post
Anyone knows the status of the FALs (Toulouse, Hamburg, Mobile, Tianjin) if they are to temporarily close down? Tianjin closed for a while but they're now operating under skeletal force. I mean how can an aircraft delivery happen if the operator's designated team is unable to travel because of the c...Jump to post
As Airlines are asking and encouraging employees to take paid or unpaid leaves all over the world as Industry is in difficult time. This thread will keep track of paid/ unpaid leaves and lay offs during this difficult time. To begin with: 1) Emirates asks pilots to take unpaid leave. 2) Qatar Airwa...Jump to post
This is a test on operators how quick thinking they can be by being creative. Of course they will not just simply sit around with their airworthy-grounded planes. Each has their own methods to preserve cash but to maintain liquidity (have cashflow coming in), they need options which operating a pax ...Jump to post
I can speak for United only but United gets Navigation updates monthly though I cannot tell you the language they use, I don't know. But they're updated manually and the Pilots can see when or IF the update has been accomplished. I know AIRAC updates are compiled monthly just surprising to me comin...Jump to post
To many it is too early to realize the effect for the fact that HMV are scheduled pretty much ahead. But once the current ones are released to service, it will be difficult for the airline to fly it home given the airport restrictions plus the local community lockdowns in place (not sure if pilots a...Jump to post
You will sense that CX is in serious trouble that they had to sell some of their asset just to maintain liquidity...
https://www.flightglobal.com/orders-and ... 20.article
I'm curious to know why Trevor Noah (host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show) frequently roasts Spirit Airlines?
Not that I have experienced flying with them to wonder what's wrong...
On the A320 planes that were delivered last month from Airbus, they have a 3.5” floppy drive installed on the center pedestal and PCMCIA cards to access the aircraft data systems. Hmm... Will you be able to share which MSN is this? It's interesting to find out that some operators to this age of tec...Jump to post
I'm trying to find references from ICAO/FAA/EASA but found none. It may vary per country's aviation authority but I am intrigued to know the worldwide's perspective on this suject. I understand RR/PW/IAE/CFM and other engine manufacturers has their own way of explaining things and so does Airbus and...Jump to post