飞机订单和交付
停机坪上的英国航空737最大存储容量。 (照片:AirlineGeeks |凯蒂·贝利)

IAG最终敲定150架波音737飞机的协议

国际航空集团(IAG)周四宣布,他们已与波音公司达成协议,订购25架737-8200和25架737-10飞机。该公告还建议,英国航空公司、伊比利亚航空公司、威灵航空公司、爱尔兰航空公司和LEVEL航空公司的母公司有权选择未来再购买100架飞机,但须经股东批准。路透社报道,按照波音公司的官方标价,这笔交易的总价值可能达到62.5亿美元,尽管如此规模的订单肯定会…

西藏航空A319滑离跑道

5月12日,一架西藏航空公司的空中客车A319执行从重庆飞往林芝的中国国内航班TV9833,在中止起飞后滑出跑道。飞机严重受损,发动机和起落架从机身上脱落。所有122名乘客和机组人员在大火吞噬…

美国联邦航空局批准52架联合航空777-200客机起飞,增强了该航空公司的机队…

美国联合航空公司周二表示,美国联邦航空管理局已清理了52架使用普惠PW400发动机的波音777-200飞机,该飞机在2021 2月发生事故后停飞一年多。2021 2月20日,一个风扇叶片内…

ATR宣布推出下一代EVO飞机

法国支线飞机制造商ATR周三宣布,计划开发其最畅销的涡轮螺旋桨飞机的下一代版本。通过添加混合动力技术,该飞机有望使用100%可持续航空燃料,并计划于2030年投入使用。飞机制造商承诺…

Australia’s Central Coast Airshow Captivates Crowds

During the weekend, on May 14 and May 15, the small airport of Warnervale, Australia on the Central Coast transformed into "AvGeek" paradise as the Central Coast Airshow came to life. The event — supported by AirlineGeeks — was flocked to by those thirsting for a display of heritage aircraft…

Southern Airways Express Expands Again with New Merger

Palm Beach, Fla.-based Southern Airways Express has been growing immensely since its founding in 2013, with its most recent rapid growth being only two months ago in March of 2022 when it acquired Air Choice One. This recent news will be its sixth merger or acquisition as it was announced…

Tijuana International Airport Unveils New Transit Facility for Prospective Long-Haul…

Last Monday, Tijuana, Mexico's International Airport expanded its terminal space,  opening a new passenger processing facility that will further facilitate the transit of Tijuana Airport travelers between Mexico and the United States. The new facility consists of 52 check-in counters, 6 security screening lanes, 2 boarding gates and 6 immigration…

Trip Report: Three Major U.S. Ultra-Low-Cost Carriers

Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier (ULCC) refers to a carrier that doesn’t offer any amenities or services with their fares. ULCCs often receive harsh and significant criticism here in the U.S., and I have made every effort to avoid traveling on them until this point. However, I have been curious about why people…

JetBlue Urges Shareholders to Vote Against Frontier’s “Inferior” Offer

On Monday, JetBlue set in motion a second attempt to merge with Spirit — the ultra-low-cost carrier — through the means of a hostile takeover. This is the carrier's second attempt to win over Spirit's shareholders. The move from JetBlue comes just weeks after their initial offer was rejected by…

观点:降低最低限额和提高退休年龄并不能解决试点…

随着旅行者重返天空,在新冠肺炎大流行的需求受到抑制后,航空公司面临着一个熟悉的挑战,即飞行员短缺。在流感大流行之前,航空公司已经在未来几年面临飞行员退休的浪潮。更严格的认证要求减缓了…