Sanaa (AFP) - International airlines suspended flights to
Yemen as a decade-old rebellion encroached on the capital and a UN
envoy scrambled to thrash out an elusive peace deal after a spike
AUSTRALIA, SYDNEY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2014 – Nextant Aerospace
(“Nextant”), maker of the Nextant 400XTi – the world’s only
remanufactured business jet – and the forthcoming Nextant G90XT
turboprop, today announced the sale of its first 400XTi
quick-change Air Ambulance to New Zealand.
International airlines have suspended flights to Yemen's
capital as fighting between rebels seeking greater political clout
and Islamists backed by the army encroaches on the country's main
airport, authorities said.
The search for two people and their small airplane in
southeast Alabama will continued Friday, the third day of searching
following the plane's disappearance in what is believed to have
been a crash somewhere near Henry County.
OTTAWA—Worried that sleepy pilots are flying Canadian skies,
Transport Canada is proposing new rules to ensure commercial pilots
spend less time in the cockpit and more time getting rest. But
Canadian carriers and air operators are warning the new rules could
hit their operations and their bottom line. The federal regulator
has unveiled its proposal to overhaul the rules that govern how
Hawthorne Global Aviation announced its plans to offer U.S.
Customs inspection at its Atlanta Executive Jet Center /Cobb County
Airport FBO, with on-site staffing and a dedicated U.S. Customs
It adds an additional 17,300 square feet of hangar and office
space, a generous ramp area, experienced airframe and power plant
technicians along with control of the airport’s new state of the
art fuel farm and fueling service.
PARIS (Reuters) - An Air France pilots union warned on
Thursday that it could vote to extend a strike "indefinitely" if
its demands are not met, as the airline was forced to cancel around
60 percent of its flights for the fourth day. The pilots are
carrying out a strike over Air France's plans to expand the
low-cost operations of its Transavia brand by setting up foreign
bases as it seeks to ...
World Routes Development Forum To Be Held Next Week Some
3,000 industry experts representing around 300 airlines, 800
airports and 200 tourism authorities from all corners of the world
are expected to head to Chicago for World Routes, the 20th World
Route Development Forum, to discuss the future of the world's air
Those appointed to the aviation commission under Khazanah
Nasional Berhad’s restructuring plan for Malaysia Airlines (MAS)
must be impartial and professional, Public Accounts Committee (PAC)
chairman Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed said today. The government must
ensure the commission is free from influence by resisting
appointments of those from...
PARIS (Reuters) - A pilots strike at Air France stretched
into its fourth day on Thursday, with the two sides still at odds
in a dispute over cost cuts that has forced the airline to cancel
nearly 60 ...
MANILA, Philippines -- Only chartered flights from China were
canceled after it issued a travel warning against the Philippines,
Malacaang clarified on Thursday. At the same time, Deputy
Presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte allayed fears that the move
would greatly affect the country's tourism industry. "Yung sinabi
ng Cebu Pacific ay yung pagtigil ng charter flights hindi po yung
Delta Air Lines Inc. is offering early-retirement incentives
to pilots including those who fly the Boeing 747 as it prepares to
ground four of the jumbo jets later this year. Delta said Wednesday
Paris (AFP) - Striking Air France pilots dug in their heels
Wednesday, rejecting government calls to go back to work and new
assurances from management that low-cost operations would not
threaten their jobs.
Boeing has a huge potential market in China to drive growth
in its airplane sales, but the company faces growing competition.
China?s state-run Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac)
is developing a single-aisle airplane named Comac C919, and global
regional airplane makers such as Bombardier and Embraer are
building larger jets to enter the market segments, which until now
Drone Aviation Holding Corp. , a developer of specialized
lighter-than-air aerostats and tethered drones, today announced
that its wholly owned subsidiary Drone Aviation Corp. has delivered
to a state ...
Two men have died after the private helicopter they were
flying crashed off the coast of east Yorkshire. The aircraft was
seen falling into the sea near Flamborough on Tuesday afternoon,
and onlookers said they heard a "loud crack" before the aircraft
ditched into the sea.
Tim Clark of Emirates and Scott Kirby of American Airlines to
speak at Strategy Summit 3,000 industry experts
representing around 300 airlines, 800 airports and 200 tourism
authorities from all corners of the world are expected to head to
Chicago for World Routes, the 20th World Route Development Forum,
to discuss the future of the world's air service industry. The
world's most important ...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Wednesday sold 2.71 million
spot EU aviation emission allowances (EUAAs) for 5.20 euros (3.18
pound) per tonne, London-based energy exchange ICE said. The
auction, hosted by ICE, attracted 13 participants who bid for 11
million units, and raised 14 million euros in revenues. EUAAs were
valued at a 50-cent discount to the equivalent EU Allowance (EUA)
contract as of ...
Intrepid Aviation today announced the acquisition of one
A330-300 equipped with two General Electric CF6-80E1A4 engines. The
aircraft was manufactured in late 2012 and has since been on lease
to China Airlines.
A helicopter has crashed into the sea in East Yorkshire. The
helicopter was seen crashing off the coast near Flamborough at
1.40pm on Tuesday, Humberside Police said. Police, coastguard and
ambulance service are at the scene. At the moment, it is unclear
how many people were aboard. A statement released by police said:
"Police received a call from a concerned member of public reporting
Search and rescue operation under way after helicopter is
seen crashing off coast near Flamborough A huge search and rescue
operation is under way after a helicopter crashed off the coast of
east Yorkshire. The private aircraft was seen falling into the sea
near Flamborough at 1.40pm on Tuesday, and police, coastguard and
ambulance services were at the scene. Continue reading...
The Vereinigung Cockpit union canceled a planned strike today
on long-haul routes after Lufthansa said it had submitted its
proposal again yesterday. The union canceled the strike hours after
Lufthansa said yesterday it managed to maintain today's flight
schedule by recruiting extra pilots. The carrier also managed to
operate all planned long-haul services and half its scheduled
Day Care Company CEO Fatally Injured In Accident Last Week
The type of airplane involved in an accident last Wednesday that
fatally injured the CEO of a chain of day care centers in Texas has
a history of engine issues, according to a lawyer who is also a
Key Air, a leading national provider of best-in-class
aircraft management and worldwide executive jet charter services is
pleased to announce the renewal of its Stage II status under the
International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO)
audit standard. Additionally, Key Air is thrilled to welcome its
latest charter aircraft, the New York based Hawker 800XP. (PRWeb
September 16 ...