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Transport Canada has issued an Airworthiness Directive ungrounding the B737-8 but subject to design and software changes that go beyond those the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has mandated. On January 18, 2021, the Canadian regulator said that it would require operators to install new software…

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Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) says it has raised CAD350.2 million Canadian dollars (USD275 million) through the sale of 1.64 million shares to a syndicate of unnamed underwriters and will use the proceeds to, among others, add its first B777 dedicated freighters. The Canadian cargo specialist…

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Miami – In late 2020, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, a comprehensive US$900bn COVID relief stimulus package and a US$1.4tn omnibus bill. The bill provides payroll support program (“PSP”) funding for US passenger air carriers and aviation contractors, essentially…

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MIAMI – Turkmenistan Airlines (T5) purchased two passenger-to-freighter converted Airbus A330-200 aircraft in a firm order agreement on January 18, 2021. The President of Turkmenistan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, on January 7 issued a decree allowing the transaction to proceed. Turkmenistan Airlines…

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In today’s Deep Dive, we take a look at the bizarre and rare Boeing 747SP. While the 747SP is one of aviation’s most unusual aircraft, it may be more important than it is given credit for. Video: Will Kibbe The post Deep Dive: Why Did Boeing Build the 747SP? appeared first on Airways Magazine.…

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WestJet has made this announcement: WestJet’s first Boeing 737 MAX flight following the opening of the skies will operate with the departure of WS155 from Calgary (YYC) to Vancouver (YVR) on January 21, 2021. Starting on January 22, 2021 the MAX will operate three-times weekly as announced, between…

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates has signed an agreement with the United States to purchase 50 F-35 jets and up to 18 armed...

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New Delhi, January 20, 2021: Airbus will showcase a wide selection of its advanced sustainable aerospace technologies and services at the prestigious ‘Aero India 2021’...

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The group will pay only half of the price upon which it initially agreed and will defer payment for six years. January 20, 2021, 12:49 PMBritish Airways and Iberia parent International Airlines Group (IAG) is moving ahead with the planned acquisition of Air Europa in spite of Covid-19, though the pandemic…

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CAE has tapped The LOSA Collaborative to perform line operations safety audits of CAE customer-operators to enhance the former’s evidence-based training.January 20, 2021, 12:12 PMCAE has tapped The LOSA Collaborative to perform line operations safety audits (LOSA) of CAE customer-operators in an effort…

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MIAMI – Today, the Boeing/BBAM Limited Partnership announced that the lessor intends to expand the fleet of Boeing 737-800BCFs to 12, thus adding six more and commitments to 15 and highlights the continued strength of the e-commerce and express cargo market. Statement by BBAM CEO, Boeing Commercial…

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After a seven-year hiatus, El Al Israel Airlines has announced it will temporarily resume flights between Tel Aviv Ben Gurion and the Red Sea resort town of Eilat Ramon, the only domestic flight route in Israel. El Al stopped serving the route for security reasons in November 2013, leaving it to Israir…

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MIAMI – International Airlines Group (IAG) announced this morning that Air Europa (UX) will be purchased for half its previous price, as already revealed in December. The purchase will be concluded in the second half of the year. With the crisis hitting the aviation industry hard, it suffered…

21 hrs, 59 mins ago
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True Blue Power designed its new TT28-12 Charger Pro and TT28-2 Charger Mx to simplify lithium-ion aircraft battery charging.January 20, 2021, 11:10 AMTrue Blue Power has unveiled two intelligent battery chargers—the True Blue Charger Pro and True Blue Charger Mx—that it claims will simplify the…

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The Sudanese Civil Aviation Authority has banned all civilian air traffic from using the airspace over the Al Qadarif border region following a bout of border clashes with Ethiopia. Spokesman Abdelhafez Abdelrahim confirmed to Turkey's Anadolu Agency that the decision had been taken at the request of…

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The FAA has opened an application process through March 22 for organizations seeking pilot or maintenance technician workforce development grants.January 20, 2021, 10:28 AMThe FAA is soliciting applications for maintenance and pilot workforce development grants. Aircraft Pilots Workforce Development…

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Metrojet Hong King MRO completed the first installation of the Bizjet Mobile System on a Bombardier Global 5000.January 20, 2021, 9:57 AMMetrojet Hong Kong is the first MRO to complete the installation of the Iridium-based Bizjet Mobile System (BMS) on a Bombardier Global 5000, allowing passengers…

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With the Transport Canada Approved Maintenance Organization certification, F/List Canada can expand its operations to include aftermarket refurbishment.January 20, 2021, 9:32 AMTransport Canada has awarded aircraft interiors specialist F/List Canada certification as a repair station for cabin components.…

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