Aviation

Zurich Airport’s hub status is “at risk”

Zurich Airport risks losing its hub status if flight time restrictions are rolled out, warns the CEO of Lufthansa, the German parent company of Swiss … Read more

Italy’s Tria hopes Atlantia will buy a stake in Alitalia

Italy’s Economy Minister Giovanni Tria said he hoped infrastructure group Atlantia would buy a stake in Alitalia, the troubled airline company the government is struggling Read more

Ryanair’s Chief Operations Officer to step down

Ryanair’s Chief Operations Officer Peter Bellew is to step down at the end of the year, chief executive Michael O’Leary said in a memo to … Read more

Norwegian Air CEO steps down

Norwegian Air’s CEO  Bjoern Kjos stepped down on Thursday as chief executive of the airline he co-founded and turned into Europe’s third-biggest budget carrier by … Read more

Ryanair sees risk if Boeing 737 MAX grounded beyond November

In an interview with Reuters, Ryanair  Chief Executive Michael O’Leary warned on the impact of the prolonged grounding of Boeing Co’s 737 MAX on the … Read more

Video footage released showing moment of deadly mid-air crash above the Alps

Italian police have released two videos of a crash between a helicopter and a light aircraft above the Alps in January that killed seven people, … Read more

£183 million fine for British Airways

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the U.K. data regulator, has fined British Airways 183 million pounds over a breach that compromised information on half a … Read more

Virgin Atlantic flight makes emergency landing in Boston

A Virgin Atlantic flight has made an emergency landing in Boston after a fire broke out on board.

The plane was travelling from New York … Read more

An Exhibition Exploring Aviation Over The Next 100 Years At London’s Saatchi Gallery

 

To celebrate its centenary British Airways is launching BA 2119: Flight of the Future, a first-of-its-kind exhibition looking ahead to the next 100 … Read more

Eva Air cancels hundreds more flights

The ongoing saga of Taiwanese airline Eva Airways continues as the airline cancelled 550 more flights scheduled through mid-July as a cabin crew strike entered … Read more

Ten persons killed in plane crash in Texas

A light aircraft has crashed into an airport hangar in Texas killing all 10 people on board.

The plane, a twin-engine Beechcraft BE-350 King Air, … Read more

IATA coordinated effort to safely return Boeing 737 Max to service

 

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged state aviation safety regulators to continue to align on technical validation requirements and timelines for the safe Read more

Woman forgotten in parked Air Canada plane

Canadian authorities are investigating how a woman was forgotten asleep on an Air Canada aircraft.

Tiffani Adams said she was left alone on an Air … Read more

Fatal air crash in Hawaii

A twin-engine aircraft crashed in Hawaii, killing at all nine people on board.

The Hawaii Department of Transportation said the King Air plane when it … Read more

Airbus sees strong demand for its new commercial aircraft products at Paris Air Show 2019

During the 2019 Paris Air Show, Airbus achieved new business for 363 commercial aircraft, comprising 149 firm orders and 214 commitments.

In addition to these … Read more

BA to offer expert advice in London to help people overcome their fear of flying

British Airways is celebrating its big birthday weekend in August with the first ever Flying with Confidence course at London City Airport.

The course, which … Read more

Photo Story: Paris Airshow kicks off

The Paris Air Show, one of the world’s most important air shows, kicked off Monday in the French capital.

There is much attention on Boeing, … Read more

An initiative to raise awareness of neuro-developmental disorders at Heathrow airport

 

A canopy of brightly coloured umbrellas has appeared at Heathrow, but it has nothing to do with the torrential rain falling across large parts Read more

British Airways Flight, Bravo Alpha Pappa, Takes Off To Celebrate Father’s Day

To celebrate Father’s Day  British Airways surprised some of its fathers and their sons and daughters by offering them the chance to work together on … Read more

No specific timetable for Boeing 737 MAX’s return

 

The Federal Aviation Administration said  it does not have a specific timetable on when Boeing Co’s troubled 737 MAX jet would return to service … Read more

Strong support among Ryanair’s British pilots to strike

Reuters reports that Ryanair’s British pilots have signalled strong support for industrial action over pay and conditions in an indicative ballot carried out by the Read more

Passengers will soon be able to carry liquids and laptops inside hand luggage in Heathrow

Passengers will be able to carry liquids and laptops through security at Heathrow inside their hand luggage after new security scanners are installed.

Other airports … Read more

Brussels Airport encouraged to reduce night flights

French experts at the French consultancy Envisa recommended that Brussels Zaventem Airport stops or at least reduces night flights and takes more responsibility in noise … Read more

Photo Story: British Airways resumes flights to Pakistan

An armed Pakistani security official stands guard as passengers from a British Airways flight arrive at Islamabad Airport in Islamabad, Pakistan, 03 June 2019. British … Read more