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AirAsia contracts AFI KLM E&M for A320neo component support

AirAsia contracts AFI KLM E&M for A320neo component support

AirAsia and AFI KLM E&M have inked a component support agreement for the airline’s fleet of Airbus A320neo passenger jets, ultimately scheduled to number 304 aircraft. AirAsia took delivery of its first A320neo on 7 September this year in Hamburg.

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Philippine Airlines finalises 12 Q400 aircraft order

Philippine Airlines finalises 12 Q400 aircraft order

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has finalized a firm purchase agreement with Philippine Airlines, consistent with the Letter of Intent announced on October 14, 2016. The purchase agreement includes a firm order for five Q400 aircraft and purchase

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Garuda Indonesia to Start New Service to Mumbai on December 12

Garuda Indonesia to Start New Service to Mumbai on December 12

Garuda Indonesia will provide the first direct link between Indonesia and India by operating a new route from Jakarta to the Indian metropolis Mumbai, starting 12 December 2016. The new service will be served through Bangkok three times a week

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Atlas Air Worldwide announces 747-400F service for NCA

Atlas Air Worldwide announces 747-400F service for NCA

Atlas Air has entered into an agreement to operate its first Boeing 747-400 Freighter for Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), with an opportunity for additional aircraft in the future. The contract is initially for one aircraft to be flown in key

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FL Technics officially opens its MRO centre in Jakarta

FL Technics officially opens its MRO centre in Jakarta

FL Technics has officially opened its MRO hangar at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Jakarta, Indonesia. FL Technics Indonesia has also reached cooperation agreements with ten Asian airlines. The newly opened 9 000 sq. m. facility accommodates up to three narrow-body aircraft

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CALC delivers first batch of aircraft to Lucky Air and West Air

CALC delivers first batch of aircraft to Lucky Air and West Air

China Aircraft Leasing Group (CALC) has successfully delivered an Airbus A320 aircraft to Lucky Air and West Air respectively in November. The delivery is the first batch of aircraft the Group has made to the two airlines, marking the commencement

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Hong Kong Airlines to fly to Vancouver

Hong Kong Airlines to fly to Vancouver

Hong Kong Airlines plans to begin trans-Pacific operations to North America in 2017 with the start of services to Vancouver. Effective 30 June next year, Hong Kong Airlines will operate daily direct flights between Hong Kong and Vancouver using its

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China Southern Airlines increases flights to Christchurch

China Southern Airlines increases flights to Christchurch

China Southern Airlines will increase its direct services to Christchurch, New Zealand, to five times a week from December 12, and daily between January 15 and February 17. Christchurch Airport Chief Aeronautical and Commercial Officer Justin Watson says the increases

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Aircalin orders two A330neo and two A320neo aircraft

Aircalin orders two A330neo and two A320neo aircraft

Aircalin, the Noumea based carrier in the French territory of New Caledonia, has signed an agreement (MoU) for two A320neo single-aisle and two A330-900 wide-body aircraft. The agreement was finalised and signed at a ceremony in the capital Noumea attended

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American Airlines aircraft makes emergency landing in New Mexico

American Airlines aircraft makes emergency landing in New Mexico

American Airlines Flight 1693 made an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico due to an engine failure. The A321 had departed from DFW International Airport on Sunday night but experienced an engine failure on the right side of the aircraft.

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