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Travelling with the 1% – Virgin Australia’s New Business Class

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Under a strategy unveiled by CEO John Borghetti in Singapore yesterday, Virgin Australia will redesign the cabins of its A330 and Boeing 777 aircraft from March next year, to better meet the needs of the corporate traveller. The plan will see business seats on board the 777s grow from 33 to 37 as premium economy […]

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Plane spotting at Rome Fiumicino (LIRF-FCO) [VIDEO]

Plane spotting at Rome Fiumicino (LIRF-FCO) [VIDEO]

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Great Plane spotting video at Rome Fiumicino (LIRF-FCO)

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Plane spotting Hanover Airport – HAJ [VIDEO]

Plane spotting Hanover Airport – HAJ [VIDEO]

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Plane spotting Hanover Airport

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Turbulent times for European flag carriers as budget airlines take flight

Turbulent times for European flag carriers as budget airlines take flight

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Air France pilots are now into the second week of a strike over management plans to step up development of its budget Transavia unit where pilots are paid considerably less. The strike has forced Europe’s second largest airline after Lufthansa to ground around half of its flights and is costing it €20 million per day, […]

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Airbus to Resist Matching Boeing’s Single-Aisle Production Surge

Airbus to Resist Matching Boeing’s Single-Aisle Production Surge

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Airbus Group NV said it will resist boosting output of single-aisle A320 jets beyond levels already planned even as Boeing Co. mulls a jump in build rates. With A320 construction slated to reach 46 a month by mid-2016 from 42 now, with an intermediate increase to 44 early the same year, Airbus wants to avoid […]

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Air France-KLM Buckles in Pilots’ Strike

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A week of crippled flights due to a pilots’ strike has persuaded Air France-KLM to soften its plans to migrate its short-haul flights to a low-cost unit. The airline said today that it would slow the planned expansion of Transavia, a KLM discount carrier, until the end of the year to allow for more time […]

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Boeing Will Only Hike Jet Output if Sustainable – Boeing Executive

Boeing Will Only Hike Jet Output if Sustainable – Boeing Executive

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

737 Boeing sees strong demand for its 737-family jets over and above its existing plans to increase production by 12 percent by 2017 but would only revise up its goals if they can be sustained, a senior executive said on Monday. “Today we are building 42 airplanes a month and plan to go to 47 […]

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Virgin Atlantic 787 Dreamliner

Virgin Atlantic Edges Closer to First Dreamliner Delivery

| September 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Virgin Atlantic Airways will celebrate the 30th anniversary of its launch by introducing the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on its ‘Old England to New England’ route between London and Boston this winter, the carrier confirmed earlier this year. The airline’s first 787-9 is currently in assembly and is due to roll-out and fly this month and […]

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Emirates in Market for up to 70 Airbus A380Neos

Emirates in Market for up to 70 Airbus A380Neos

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Emirates Airline’s fleet of Airbus A380s is sure to get bigger, but its next order for the Super Jumbo could be for an upgraded version of the aircraft should Airbus proceed with the development of the re-engined A380neo project to follow its A320neo and A330neo programmes. Speaking on the sidelines of the World Route Development […]

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Emirates in Market for up to 70 Airbus A380Neo [VIDEO]

Emirates in Market for up to 70 Airbus A380Neo [VIDEO]

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. A few planes filmed at the the Montréal-Trudeau Airport (YUL) in September 2014. Airlines include Swiss Internation Air, Air […]

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