Subscribe to Aviation News feed
Updated: 7 hours 33 min ago

Mid-air collision jet had near-identical earlier incident

8 hours 19 min ago
Senegalese investigators have detailed several occurrences involving incorrect altimeter readings on the British Aerospace 125 jet involved in a fatal mid-air collision with a Boeing 737-800.

BAe 125 altimeter flaw suspected after 737 mid-air collision

11 hours 10 min ago
Investigators determined that a Ceiba Intercontinental Boeing 737-800 collided with a British Aerospace 125 after the executive jet failed to remain at its assigned cruise level.

United continues to evaluate 100-seat mainline aircraft

21 August, 2017 - 17:53
United Airlines continues to evaluate adding a 100-seat aircraft to its mainline fleet, less than a year after it cited the aircraft category's poor economics for the conversion of its Boeing 737-700 order to larger variants.

Air Caraibes A350 appears to suffer tyre damage at Guadeloupe

21 August, 2017 - 13:43
One of Air Caraibes' Airbus A350-900s has apparently sustained tyre damage during a landing in Guadeloupe.

Cathay Dragon signs MoU for 32 A321neos

21 August, 2017 - 12:24
Cathay Dragon has signed a memorandum of understanding to acquire 32 Airbus A321neo aircraft, in a deal valued at HK$31.7 billion ($4.05 billion) at list prices.

PICTURE: EVA Air retires Boeing 747-400 passenger aircraft

21 August, 2017 - 10:27
EVA Air has retired the Boeing 747-400 passenger aircraft, after performing the type's final flight on 21 August.

An-74 in Sao Tome excursion lost power in both engines

21 August, 2017 - 08:50
Ukrainian investigators have disclosed that an Antonov An-74TK-100 suffered power loss in both engines before a runway excursion in Sao Tome.

No unplanned flight cancellations from PW1100G issues: IndiGo

21 August, 2017 - 04:20
IndiGo says that it has not suffered from any unplanned flight cancellations arising from its on-going issues with the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines that power its Airbus A320neos.

American to base 737 Max in Miami

18 August, 2017 - 15:21
American Airlines will base its first Boeing 737 Max 8 at its Miami International airport hub, with plans to enter new markets and replace other narrowbody flying.

VIDEO: Bombardier shows off painted Korean CS300

18 August, 2017 - 12:11
Bombardier has offered a glimpse of the first CSeries twinjet to be delivered to Korean Air.

Passenger device source of seat fire on Lufthansa A380

18 August, 2017 - 10:57
Canadian investigators have disclosed that a passenger's electrical power bank was the source of a fire in the cabin of a Lufthansa Airbus A380 operating to Houston.

OPINION: Evidence, not emotion, should steer the search for MH370

18 August, 2017 - 09:45
For two centuries a small island off the coast of Nova Scotia has lured treasure-seekers convinced that a fortune is buried in a deep hollow within its shores.

ANALYSIS: Cathay's crisis of confidence

18 August, 2017 - 09:21
Intense competition, the lack of a budget arm, and poor fuel hedges continue to plague the Cathay Pacific Group, leading it to its worst interim loss in at least two decades.

FAA changes San Francisco landing procedures after A320 near miss

17 August, 2017 - 17:12
The Federal Aviation Administration has modified nighttime landing procedures and control tower staffing requirements at San Francisco International airport following a close call last month involving an Air Canada Airbus A320.

Malaysia considers 'several' proposals to renew MH370 hunt

17 August, 2017 - 15:17
Malaysia's government has yet to commit to restarting the search for missing flight MH370 but is assessing various proposals for a renewed hunt.

Superjet reliability close to 98%: Sukhoi

17 August, 2017 - 13:55
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft is claiming that the operational reliability of the Superjet 100 fleet is nearing 98%.

INSIGHT FROM FLIGHTGLOBAL: Airline Capacity Breakdown – August 2017

17 August, 2017 - 10:50
Every change to your competitors schedule is either an opportunity or a threat for your airline. Get an overview of airline capacity across the different regions, illustrating the fastest-growing regional markets as of August 2017, so you can plan your next strategic move. Understand YoY change in seat capacity, flight frequencies and ASMs/ASKs.

Spring builds domestic capacity out of second tier bases

17 August, 2017 - 05:06
Spring Airlines increased capacity by 30.7% in the first half of the year, as it added seven Airbus A320s to its fleet.

Chile's Sky hunts for more A320neos

16 August, 2017 - 17:50
Chile's Sky Airline is on the lookout to lease more Airbus A320neos, as it embarks upon a fleet renewal and expansion.

ANALYSIS: What parts of Air Berlin can survive?

16 August, 2017 - 16:23
Now that Etihad Airways has elected to stop funding Air Berlin, forcing the German carrier to file for assembly, a central question is which parts of the business can continue to operate in the long term.

Pages