Boeing, ELG Carbon Fibre find new life for airplane structure material

Boeing, ELG Carbon Fibre find new life for airplane structure material

🕔23:40, 5.Dec 2018

Boeing and ELG Carbon Fibre have announced a partnership to recycle excess aerospace-grade composite material, which will be used by other companies to make products such as electronic accessories and automotive equipment. The agreement – the first of its kind

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ALC places two new A321neo aircraft with Air Macau

ALC places two new A321neo aircraft with Air Macau

🕔23:39, 5.Dec 2018

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has announced a long-term lease agreement for two new Airbus A321neo aircraft with Air Macau. Featuring Pratt & Whitney PW1133G engines, the aircraft will deliver from ALC’s order book with Airbus in November 2019 and the

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Delta provides performance update

Delta provides performance update

🕔23:38, 5.Dec 2018

In November 2018, Delta Air Lines carried 15.5 million customers across its global network, a record for the month. For the December quarter, Delta expects to generate earnings per share at the high-end of the company’s $1.10 – $1.30 guidance

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Kenya delays service between Nairobi and Mogadishu

Kenya delays service between Nairobi and Mogadishu

🕔23:36, 5.Dec 2018

Kenya Airways has further postponed flights between Nairobi and Mogadishu planned for December 5, 2018, due to the delays in the getting the additional airline and operational requirements.

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Bogi Nils Bogason appointed CEO of Icelandair Group

Bogi Nils Bogason appointed CEO of Icelandair Group

🕔23:04, 5.Dec 2018

The Board of Directors of Icelandair Group has appointed Bogi Nils Bogason as President & CEO of the company. Bogi Nils has been the Interim President & CEO of Icelandair Group since the end of August. “When Björgólfur Jóhannsson resigned,

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TAP Air Portugal selects Bucher Galleys for first A330-900neo

TAP Air Portugal selects Bucher Galleys for first A330-900neo

🕔23:03, 5.Dec 2018

TAP Air Portugal has become the world’s first airline to fly the new A330-900neo and has selected Bucher galleys to equip the cabins of the new aircraft. The aircraft is the first to feature the new “Airspace by Airbus” cabin

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Recaro Aircraft Seating opens dress cover production centre in Poland

Recaro Aircraft Seating opens dress cover production centre in Poland

🕔23:00, 5.Dec 2018

Recaro Aircraft Seating is now entering the era of dress cover production: on November 30, 2018, its new “cut2dress” dress cover production center is officially inaugurated in Świebodzin, Poland. In the future, Recaro will be setting its own quality standards

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IATA: Air Freight marks modest growth in October

IATA: Air Freight marks modest growth in October

🕔22:59, 5.Dec 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTKs), rose 3.1% in October 2018, compared to the same period the year before. This pace of growth was

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Vallair purchases four CFM56-5A engines from Air France

Vallair purchases four CFM56-5A engines from Air France

🕔22:57, 5.Dec 2018

Vallair, the aircraft trading, leasing and specialist MRO organisation, has purchased four CFM56-5A engines from the French flag carrier Air France. The engines will be torn down at Vallair’s engine facility in Chateauroux, France. Vallair recently added to its capabilities

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Ryanair signs framework agreement with German Pilot Union VC

Ryanair signs framework agreement with German Pilot Union VC

🕔22:55, 5.Dec 2018

Ryanair has signed a framework agreement with the German Pilot union (VC), covering a VTV (four year deal including pay, pension and pilot allowances) and an MTV (benefits including seniority, annual leave and base transfer systems) with agreement that the

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