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Rolls-Royce To Increase Inspections On Some 787 Engines

Rolls-Royce To Increase Inspections On Some 787 Engines Bookmark and Share Rolls-Royce said it needs to increase inspections on the Trent 1000 engine that powers some Boeing 787 Dreamliners. Rolls said the problem affects the Trent 1000 Package C compressor, with the increased inspection freq... Read More

April 14th, 2018
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US, UAE ‘near deal’ to solve airline spat

US, UAE ‘near deal’ to solve airline spat Although the deal has yet to be finalised and formally adopted, both sides have agreed to the broad outlines, sources say WASHINGTON: The US and the UAE are nearing a deal to resolve a years-old spat over alleged government subsidies to Emirati air... Read More

April 14th, 2018
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Lufthansa cancels 800 flights amid strike action

Lufthansa cancels 800 flights amid strike action Lufthansa has been forced to cancel 800 flights on Tuesday as the spring of discontent among Europe's workers spreads to Germany. The airline has axed half of its 1,600 scheduled flights, affecting 90,000 passengers. Workers are staging the w... Read More

April 14th, 2018
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American Goes For 787s In $12 billion Fleet Update

American Goes For 787s In $12 billion Fleet Update American Airlines has chosen Boeing 787s to replace older aircraft as it doubles its Dreamliner fleet. American has ordered 47 aircraft, 22 787-8s and 25 787-9s, to add to an existing order of 42, with 35 of those already delivered. The new or... Read More

April 8th, 2018
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JetBlue Picks Pratt & Whitney For A320neo Engine Order

JetBlue Picks Pratt & Whitney For A320neo Engine Order JetBlue has selected Pratt & Whitney geared turbofan engines to power its entire fleet of Airbus A320neo aircraft, in a deal that more than doubles the airline’s previous order. In 2012 JetBlue ordered Pratt engines to power 40 A320neos,... Read More

April 8th, 2018
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PAL suspends flights on Kuwait route due to slowdown in travel

PAL suspends flights on Kuwait route due to slowdown in travel Dubai: A major carrier in the Philippines has announced it will temporarily halt its direct flights to and from Kuwait, barely two months after the Asian country officially banned the deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to ... Read More

April 8th, 2018
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Air India sale: Who’ll buy the debt-laden carrier?

Air India sale: Who'll buy the debt-laden carrier? India's government has decided to sell a controlling stake in the loss-making national carrier, Air India. It is putting 76% of the business up for sale in what would be India's most high profile asset sale in decades. Air India has relied ... Read More

April 8th, 2018
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