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Emirates (EK, Dubai Int'l) is planning to reactivate all of its aircraft by the Summer 2022 season, including its A380-800s, except for those which were scheduled to retire regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic. "We're not getting rid of any of them apart from I think three that are coming out and nine…

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Welcome Aboard The Airways Podcast! The 54th episode of the show kicks off with Enrique sharing some details of his super technological surgery with Rohan and Vinay, finding an aviation The post Airways Podcast [Ep 54]: Heli Spotting With Andy Luten appeared first on Airways Magazine.

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A consortium of lenders led by BNP Paribas Bank, collectively owed around USD90 million, is pushing to continue with the sale of RavnAir Group's assets even as the embattled holding is trying to lure investors to buy its whole business. Alaskan radio station KTOO said the French bank's attorney, David…

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South Africa is allowing domestic air travel for business purposes from June 1, but not all carriers are providing capacity as the country slowly eases up its coronavirus lockdown restrictions. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula, giving an update on lockdown transport measures on May 30, said limited…

5 hrs, 45 mins ago
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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has taken formal ownership of the CRJ Regional Jet line from Bombardier Aerospace (BBA, Montréal Trudeau) following the closure of the sale agreement on June 1. The transaction was undertaken through the Japanese conglomerate's wholly-owned Canadian subsidiary,…

6 hrs, 25 mins ago
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A draft business rescue plan for embattled national carrier South African Airways (SA, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo) would see the government spending ZAR2 billion rand (USD114 million) on the capitalisation of a new company and nearly ten times that on tying up the old airline. A proposal by the business...…

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Air Rarotonga (GZ, Rarotonga) has adjusted its schedule to reflect a significant drop in demand for travel between the Cook Islands. Despite having resumed operations on April 20, shortly after the South Pacific archipelago was declared COVID-19-free, Air Rarotonga said the absence of tourists has affected…

11 hrs, 23 mins ago
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MIAMI – Frontier Airlines (F9) today instituted temperature screenings before boarding flights for all passengers and crew, becoming the first U.S. airline to implement the measure. According to the carrier’s press The post VIDEO: Frontier Airlines Begins Pre-boarding Temperature Screenings…

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Air Kiribati (IK, Tarawa) has resumed flight operations following a 17-day suspension brought on by a lack of serviceable aircraft. The government-owned carrier said in a statement that it had secured a part needed to return its only DHC-6-300 to serviceability. Following clearance and installation,…

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Alaska Airlines has made this announcement: Starting today, Alaska Airlines customers and members of the award-winning Mileage Plan have three new promotions to enjoy. In addition to guaranteeing 2020 elite status through 2021, the airline is extending a 50% bonus of elite qualifying miles for flights…

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The FAA extended earlier exemptions surrounding Part 135 air carrier crew training and checking requirements at the request of NATA.June 1, 2020, 12:00 PMWith the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to drag on, the FAA is beginning to extend certain exemptions and other leniencies designed to keep the air…

13 hrs, 24 mins ago
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Several Myanma carriers have resumed flight operations following Myanmar National Airlines (UB, Yangon) and Air KBZ (K7, Yangon) which have been plying domestic routes since early May. According to the Myanmar Times, Mann Yadanarpon Airlines (7Y, Yangon) restarted its domestic flights on May 22, but…

13 hrs, 26 mins ago
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China, India among possible partners for Embraer’s commercial aircraft business.June 1, 2020, 11:55 AMEmbraer confirmed Monday that it has entered discussions with more than two potential partners for its commercial aircraft business as part of a five-year strategic plan it expects to formulate within…

13 hrs, 35 mins ago
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FSF is using remote monitoring and video conference to keep BARS program moving forward during Covid-19 pandemic.June 1, 2020, 11:30 AMFlight Safety Foundation’s (FSF) Basic Aviation Risk Standard (BARS) has gone virtual during the Covid-19 pandemic through the use of remote monitoring and video conferencing…

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MIAMI – Bombardier today reported the closing of the previously announced sale of the Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) Program. to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI). Last year, MHI and Bombardier The post Bombardier, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Close CRJ Program Sale appeared first on Airways…

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MIAMI – Etihad Airways (EY) has launched ‘Etihad Wellness,’ an enhanced and more thorough health and hygiene program. The scheme adds to the procedures EY has already put in place The post Etihad Launches Health, Hygiene Program appeared first on Airways Magazine.

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