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SCAT Goes For 737 MAX 8 At Dubai Airshow

SCAT Goes For 737 MAX 8 At Dubai Airshow Kazakhstan’s SCAT Airlines ordered six Boeing 737 MAX 8s on the last day of the Dubai Airshow. The deal, which includes purchase rights for a further five MAX 8s, is valued at USD$674 million at Boeing list prices. “The 737 MAX 8 fits our network... Read More

November 19th, 2017
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Russia’s newest A-100 radar aircraft performs first flight

Russia's newest A-100 radar aircraft performs first flight ussia’s newest A-100 aircraft of radar patrol and targeting made a maiden flight on Saturday, press service of the designer, Vega Radio Engineering Concern (a part of Russian Electronics of the Rostec Corporation), said. This reported b... Read More

November 19th, 2017
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Dubai Airshow: Airbus seals order with US firm Indigo

Dubai Airshow: Airbus seals order with US firm Indigo Airbus has struck its biggest single deal with an order for 430 aircraft worth $49.5bn at list prices from US investment firm Indigo Partners. Indigo, whose interests include Europe's Wizz Air, US-based Frontier, and Mexico's Volaris, will bu... Read More

November 19th, 2017
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Man arrested after light aircraft crash in Salford

Man arrested after light aircraft crash in Salford A man has been arrested after a light aircraft crashed on a farm shortly after take-off. Four people were on board the plane, which was flying from City Airport in Barton, near Manchester on 9 September. They walked away with minor injuries aft... Read More

November 19th, 2017
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Aeroflot Expands Fleet with New Airbus A321

Aeroflot Expands Fleet with New Airbus A321 Aeroflot has taken delivery of new A321 aircraft equipped with aerodynamic wing-tips known as Sharklets. The VP-BTH aircraft is named in honour of Robert Rozhdestvensky, a prominent Russian poet of the second half of the XXth century. The airliner is... Read More

November 12th, 2017
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easyJet Appoints New Chief Exec

easyJet Appoints New Chief Exec UK low cost airline easyJet has appointed a new chief executive to replace outgoing boss Carolyn McCall. Johan Lundgren, an industry veteran with over 30 years experience in the travel sector, will join the airline on December 1. Lundgren spent 12 years at TU... Read More

November 12th, 2017
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FedEx Orders 30 ATR 72-600 Freighters

FedEx Orders 30 ATR 72-600 Freighters FedEx Express has ordered 30 ATR 72-600s, to be supplied in a new all-freight configuration. The ATR 72-600F freighter has a windowless fuselage, a forward large cargo door and a rear upper hinged cargo door. It has a bulk capacity of 74.6 cubic metres and... Read More

November 12th, 2017
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