Author: Cyrus Matho

AIR FRANCE – TRIPLE SEVEN IN THE AIR

3 June 2019 Off

Air France, the French flag carrier, was formed on October 7, 1933 in a merger with Air Orient, Air Union, The International Air Navigation Company, and the Société Générale des Transports Aériens (STGA). During the second world war, the airline was headquartered in Marseille, France which was far from the war front, at the time.…

By Cyrus Matho

KLM – THE ROYAL DUTCH LINER

6 May 2019 Off

KLM Royal Dutch Airline is the flag carrier airline of the Netherlands. Founded in 1919, it is the oldest airline in the world still operating under its original name. Its first flight took place in May 1920 between London and Amsterdam operated by a leased De Haviland DH-16 before the airline started scheduled services in…

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Monthly News ~ March 2019

25 March 2019 Off

1) Ethiopian Airlines B737 MAX-8 crashes with 157 people on board An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX-8 with 149 passengers and 8 crew members crashed on March the 10th, the airline said in a statement. Flight ET302 was to connect Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, to Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. The Boeing crashed…

By Cyrus Matho

AIR FRANCE – THE FRENCH SUPER BIRD

4 March 2019 Off

Air France, the French flag carrier, was formed on October 7, 1933 in a merger with Air Orient, Air Union, The International Air Navigation Company, and the Société Générale des Transports Aériens (STGA). During the second world war, the airline was headquartered in Marseille, France which was far from the war front, at the time.…

By Cyrus Matho

Monthly News ~ February 2019

25 February 2019 Off

1) Atlas Air B767 crashes near Houston A Boeing 767-300 BCF operated by Atlas Air for Amazon crashed yesterday in Trinity Bay, as it approached Houston, TX. The Boeing registered N1217A, which connected Miami to Houston, disappeared from the radar screens at 12:45 pm (local time) while it was above Trinity Bay, 48 km southeast…

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AZAL – FROM FIRE TO LOVE

31 January 2019 Off

Azərbaycan Hava Yolları or Azerbaijan Airlines also known as “AZAL”, was established in April 1992 in Azerbaijan by the decision of the Republic’s government as the first national airline as the country gained its independence and soon spread its wings into the world outside the Soviet Union, which had been Aeroflot’s exclusive domain. Indeed, in…

By Cyrus Matho