Archive | September, 2017

Aeros Flight Training

Second AL42 Sim for Aeros Flight Training

Aeros Flight Training acquires second AL42 simulator 25 September 2017 Alsim is very pleased to announce the sale of a second AL42 FNPT II simulator to Aeros Flight Training for its Gloucester Academy. Aeros ordered their first AL42 last year for their Coventry Headquarters and following a successful trial they have decided to proceed with […]

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Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways orders 747-8Fs, 777-300ERs

Qatar Airways orders two 747-8Fs and four 777-300ERs 25 September 2017 Boeing and Qatar Airways announced an order today for two 747-8 Freighters and four 777-300ERs (Extended Range), valued at US$2.16 billion at list prices. The orders were previously unidentified on Boeing’s Orders & Deliveries website. The airline also received the first of its 747-8 […]

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NATO orders five more MRTTs

Germany, Norway order five NATO-owned A330 MRTTs 25 September 2017 Airbus Defence and Space has received a firm order for five Airbus A330 MRTT Multi Role Tanker Transports from Europe’s organisation for the management of cooperative armament programmes – OCCAR – on behalf of NATO Support & Procurement Agency (NSPA) and funded by Germany and […]

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Southeast Asia

Boeing forecasts Southeast Asia growth

Boeing sees growing demand in Southeast Asia 21 September 2017 Boeing projects a demand for 4,210 new airliners, valued at US$650 billion, over the next 20 years in Southeast Asia. The company presented its Southeast Asia Current Market Outlook (CMO) today during a briefing at Boeing’s regional headquarters in Singapore. The annual report forecasts the […]

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Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines to order 40 787-9s

Turkish Airlines announces intent to order 40 787-9s 21 September 2017 Boeing and Turkish Airlines today announced the airline’s intention to order 40 787-9 Dreamliners. The order will be reflected on the Boeing Orders and Deliveries website once finalised. “The 787 Dreamliner is the most technologically advanced airliner in the world,” said M. İlker Aycı, […]

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Japan Airlines

Four 787-8s for Japan Airlines

Japan Airlines orders four more 787-8s 20 September 2017 Boeing and Japan Airlines (JAL) announced an order today for four 787-8 Dreamliners. The order, which was previously listed on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website, attributed to an unidentified customer, is valued at more than US$900 million at current list prices and will expand JAL’s […]

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A320 Airspace cabin unveiled

Airbus displays A320 Airspace cabin 20 September 2017 Airbus showcases its A320 Airspace cabin and latest cabin innovations at this year’s APEX Expo in Long Beach, USA – the world’s largest dedicated event for the in-flight passenger entertainment experience, connectivity and passenger services. Through its participation, Airbus will announce news and demonstrate its latest innovations […]

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Chinese A330 Completion Centre opens

A330 Completion & Delivery Centre in China inaugurated 20 September 2017 Airbus has inaugurated its A330 Completion and Delivery Centre (C&DC) in Tianjin, China, taking additional steps in the expansion of its global footprint and strategic partnership with China. At the same time, the first A330 to be delivered from the C&DC was handed over […]

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The first Irma relief flight was on 13 September from Vatry to Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet Airport, Guadalupe

CargoLogicAir assists Irma victims

CargoLogicAir responds to Hurricane Irma 19 September 2017 The devastating impact of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean and Florida and its impact on the region has highlighted the vital importance of fast response logistics services to deliver humanitarian aid to the worst affected areas. In the aftermath of Irma, CargoLogicAir has so far operated two […]

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Saab targets ADAIR with Gripen Aggressor

Saab explores Gripen Aggressor for ADAIR requirement 19 September 2017 Defence and security company Saab is exploring the potential for the recently announced Gripen Aggressor, to meet the needs of the United States Air Force (USAF) for Adversary Air (ADAIR) combat training. Saab said the new Gripen Aggressor with its unique mix of high performance, […]

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