Tag: Boeing

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…

By Cyrus Matho

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

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…

By Cyrus Matho

Weekly News 12/03/18 – 18/03/18

19 March 2018 Off

US-Banla Airlines crash in Nepal   The Bangladeshi company’s Bombardier Dash-8 Q400, registered as S2-AGU and flying BS211, departed from its base in Dhaka on March 12, 2018 with 71 people on board, and was ready to land at Kathmandu airport under a storm. Its first approach was aborted, then according to the radio exchanges…

By Alex

Weekly News 22/01/18 – 28/01/18

28 January 2018 Off

The first A350-1000 to be delivered to Qatar Airways in February   Akbar al-Baker, the CEO of Qatar Airways, said on Saturday the 27th that the A350-1000 would finally join its fleet between February 15th and 20th. The A350-1000, which was originally scheduled to join its fleet at the end of last year, will arrive…

By Alex

B737 MAX for Aerolineas Argentinas

7 December 2017 Off

Boeing a annoncé la livraison à la compagnie aérienne Aerolineas Argentinas du premier des douze 737 MAX 8attendus, son vol commercial inaugural ayant déjà eu lieu entre Buenos Aires et Mendoza – une première en Amérique latine pour le monocouloir remotorisé. Immatriculé LV-GVD et configuré pour accueillir 8 passagers en classe Affaires et 162 en Economie, le premier MAX 8 de la compagnie…

By Alex

Air China: Shenzhen-Los Angeles and Panama in Spring

7 December 2017 Off

The airline Air China inaugurates Thursday a new connection between Shenzhen and Los Angeles, its second towards the metropolis of California. And it should land in Panama next March, extending its line to Houston. From 7 December 2017, the Chinese national airline offers three weekly flights between Shenzhen-Bao’an and Los Angeles Airport operated by Boeing…

By Alex

Air France to fly the 787 to Nairobi from March 2018

26 November 2017 Off

From March 25, 2018, Air France will serve Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, from Paris-Charles de Gaulle with 3 weekly flights operated by Boeing 787 Dreamliner. These flights will be code-shared with the Kenya Airways partner. Customers will benefit from 10 direct weekly connections between Paris and Nairobi: 3 flights operated by Air France and…

By Alex

Philippine Airlines to Toronto

24 November 2017 Off

The airline Philippine Airlines will launch next month a direct link between Manila and Toronto, removing the call of Vancouver. From 16 December 2017, the Philippine national airline will offer four direct flights per week between its base in Manila-Ninoy Aquino and Toronto Pearson Airport, operated by Boeing 777-300ER, which can accommodate 42 passengers in…

By Alex