It's not just LY that will pay the price now, there is also TK which is currently the busiest foreign airline in Israel. The Yes and possibly Royal Jordanian will suffer too Be interesting to see if highly uncompetitive Air India lasts long at TLV TK will still have all the USA traffic but probably...Jump to post
Preliminary reports are that an Air India Express flight IX1344, a 737-8HG registered VT-AXH has overrun the runway at Kozhikode upon landing from Dubai and broke into two pieces. Details are still developing. https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/air-india-express-flight-with-180-passengers-from-dubai-sk...Jump to post
I wonder if Eastern got subsidies from some resorts there. UA has flown EWR-SJD weekly in the past. I believe DL had JFK-SJD as a seasonal flight on and off for a few years. SJD as a destination is not very well known of in the NYC area, and those who have been are high end travellers, who would be ...Jump to post
Etihad is being subpoenaed over documents related to the EY/AZ debt assumption agreement. They are being given until July 7th to respond.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-etih ... SKBN23X1QX
For years India has been finding pilots with falsified licenses. In Nepal as well. This is not surprising that this exists in Pakistan as well. https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/india-may-have-4000-fake-pilots-449891 https://www.aviationnepal.com/press-release-of-buddha-air-regarding-issue-of-fake-pil...Jump to post
Upon landing at HKG 26 passengers on an Emirates flight tested positive for COVID-19. The travellers had originated in Pakistan, which has surging COVID numbers.
https://onemileatatime.com/emirates-hon ... ronavirus/
260 employees working at Orlando's MCO airport have tested positive for COVID-19.
https://www.clickorlando.com/news/local ... new-cases/
Beijing Capital and Daxing PEK and DQA airports are closing to inter-provincial flights due to the growing COVID cases affecting the Beijing area.
https://twitter.com/globaltimesnews/sta ... 9793357824
A6-BNA landed at TLV.
https://twitter.com/AmichaiStein1/statu ... 9265806337
A USAF C-130 has reportedly crashed at Taji Air Base outside of Baghdad.
https://twitter.com/JenGriffinFNC/statu ... 7299264519
ATC recording has pilot saying he lost an engine:
https://twitter.com/breakingavnews/stat ... 3141218304
An all white Etihad A330 chartered by UAE AID landed at TLV bringing supplies for Palestine. The Israeli and Emirati governments worked together to make this flight possible. This is the first time an Etihad aircraft has landed in Israel. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EYaId11XQAIF39b?format=jpg&na...Jump to post
Last week two Libyan aircraft were heavily damaged to due a rocket attack at Mitiga Airport an 5A-LAU an A330 and an A320 5A-LAQ which had returned from IST after a repatriation flight. The repatriation flights are now continuing from Misrata.
A video has surfaced of a foam incident involving a 787 in a hangar.
https://twitter.com/nasty_canasta/statu ... 03617?s=21
They didn't have the crew to fly LAX-PVG non-stop? Airlines are avoiding having crew quarantined in China and duty hours exceded. AA, AC, UA, AM are all stopping in NRT. DL is stopping in ICN. First, and most likely the last, at least for a long time. There are more flights to NRT and PVG planned. ...Jump to post
AM has been transporting medical supplies from PVG to not only MEX but GUA, SAL and SJO as well.Jump to post
The planes are only painted white and they have decals over themJump to post
Some aircraft landing in PVG and China for the first time ever all to pickup Covid supplies very far away from home. https://www.weibo.com/u/1899957437?is_all=1 https://wx1.sinaimg.cn/large/713f0cbdly4gdy7uoapj2j20sg0iz76x.jpg https://wx1.sinaimg.cn/large/713f0cbdly4gdy7uodohqj20u00k1jtc.jpg https:/...Jump to post
Cabo Verde Airlines, the airline of Cape Verde is reportedly on the brink of bankruptcy having been suspended by IATA's booking systems. Even prior to the Coronavirus, the Icelandair/Lofleidir-led turnaround plan of TACV to Cabo Verde Airlines was in trouble. The plan to create an FI like carrier in...Jump to post
Apparently some police officers fired at the aircraft because they believed that the aircraft was bringing the coronavirus to the Congo. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EVZ2hCTWkAIYcwb?format=jpg&name=medium https://sacer-infos.com/pnoire-des-gendarmes-tirent-sur-un-avion-dair-france-soupconne-de-ra...Jump to post
A Jetblue HQ crewmember who was also former inflight crewmember has passed away due to COVID-19 complications. He was only 28 years old.
Why have they never tried PDL-EWR? PDL flights support the diaspora from the Azores which have sizable populations in YYZ, BOS/PVD area. The EWR flights target the overall NYC market and large Portuguese population in NJ that has their origins primarily in Porto and Lisbon. DL tried JFK-PDL and it ...Jump to post
A senior KQ 787 captain has passed away after operating the last JFK-NBO flight on March 25th.
Photo of the aircraft by a local spotter in Shenzhen.
(Photo by Jay Lee)
The aircraft was carrying medical equipment to NRT.
https://www.airlive.net/breaking-an-air ... a-airport/
A few hours ago Tulsa experienced a hailstorm that produced hail the size of a tennis ball. The storm affected nearby Owasso which is directly north of the Tulsa International Airport. It is not known at this time if any ac were damaged. Nevertheless this is only the beginning of the severe weather ...Jump to post
Interjet has now returned 5 A320's to their lessors. It is rumored more aircraft will follow. The aircraft are being stored at GYR.Jump to post
Protests are starting in the Chinese city of Jiujang. Apparently Jiangxi police were not letting people from Hubei into their province. It is rare to see protests like these in China.
https://twitter.com/ConflictsW/status/1 ... 6768055296
Emirates fleet parked at DXB https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ET_Jme_XYAA_e3Q?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ET_JmgDXYAEyJ9z?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ET_JmgpWAAIhhrE?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ET_JmhiWkAIEdpo?format=jpg&na...Jump to post
There is simply no comparison between EWR and JFK. The only reason airlines fly to EWR is because it is cheaper than the main NYC airport. And then those airlines can BOAST that they fly to NYC. I have always seen EWR as the NYC version of London Stansted - i.e. not to be taken seriously by any ser...Jump to post
MNL-MAD is too far and too low yielding. BA struggles enough at ICN. AZ just left ICN-MXP. The market is Korea outbound and Koreans prefer to fly KE. PEK-MAD and PVG are primarily China point of sale and forget about them restarting in May they will probably not come back until awhile after Covid is...Jump to post
Bamboo is a diversified business they make most of their money in real estate and mining, they are not solely an airline business, they have been around along time in other sectors and it is very likely they will make it through this, unlike KE, Starlux or Air Macau.Jump to post
The flight was doing a ferry flight to rescue Americans from Cusco, Peru. It diverted back to Miami. A Latam Peru A320 was supposed to take the Americans from Cusco to Lima to connect to this flight however Peruvian authorities did not approve the flight and also did not give AA the permission to la...Jump to post
Video of TUL with all the AA ac stored. https://twitter.com/breakingavnews/status/1242499184898572298 The following aircraft are being retired at ROW today. 763: N390AA, N391AA, N396AN, N399AN N343AN N344AN N346AN N350AN 752: N175AN, N692AN, E90: N949UW, N956UW N957UW N394AN which was previously ret...Jump to post
China Eastern is removing seats from some A330's, so the cabin can be filled with cargo. A fully loaded an A330 can carry up over a million masks. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ET316V7U8AAFziQ?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ET3189zUwAAKMD_?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.t...Jump to post
OS is doing pax rescue flights from CUN, MEX, PUJ, HAV and IAD and picking up supplies for Austria in XMN. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ETzXfuSXkAAfh23?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ETzXfi1XkAE5Oqx?format=jpg&name=small https://twitter.com/lufthansaNews/status/124210453953...Jump to post
Because it isn't an IATA code. Just search for "ZNY". This is the first search result https://123atc.com/facility/ZNY Not where I live. This is the first result I get: https://www.coingecko.com/nl/coins/bitzeny But I must admit result number eight yields: https://123atc.com/facility/ZNY S...Jump to post