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Delta Airlines Buys Phillips Refinery to Cut Fuel Costs

Delta Airlines Buys Phillips Refinery to Cut Fuel Costs

| May 1, 2012 | 6 Comments

Yesterday Delta Airlines announced they would be purchasing the ConocoPhillips oil refinery in Trainer, Philadelphia (PA). for $150 million. …

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KLM Flights Return to Dallas-Fort Worth Airport [VIDEO]

KLM Flights Return to Dallas-Fort Worth Airport [VIDEO]

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport [yesterday] welcomed the seasonal KLM Royal Dutch Airlines nonstop service between DFW to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, linking two of the world’s great international airports and offering excellent connection options to passengers on each end of the route. …

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A330, 747, 777 in the Rotation [VIDEO]

A330, 747, 777 in the Rotation [VIDEO]

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos: …

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Air India A321 Flight Returns to Kerala After Bird Strike

Air India A321 Flight Returns to Kerala After Bird Strike

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

An Air India flight had to return to Karipur International Airport in the Indian state of Kerala after damaging an engine due to a bird strike. …

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US Airways Airbus A319 Makes Emergency Landing in Tucson, Smoke

US Airways Airbus A319 Makes Emergency Landing in Tucson, Smoke

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

A US Airways flight had to make an emergency landing in Tucson, Arizona (TUS) today when the pilot received a smoke warning in the cockpit. …

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New App for iPhone and Android Fights Back on TSA Profiling

New App for iPhone and Android Fights Back on TSA Profiling

| April 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

For years, Sikh travelers have complained of discriminatory screening and pat downs at airport checkpoints across the United States. At some airports, the Sikh Coalition has found that Sikh travelers are subjected to secondary screening 100% of the time. …

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9 Boeing 787s Ordered by Air Lease Corporation

9 Boeing 787s Ordered by Air Lease Corporation

| April 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Air Lease Corporation (Air Lease Corp./ALC) has ordered 9 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and will lease them to Vietnam Airlines. …

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Russia’s Transaero Will Create 100 New Jobs at Shannon Airport

Russia’s Transaero Will Create 100 New Jobs at Shannon Airport

| April 30, 2012 | 3 Comments

Russian airline Transaero says they expect to create 100 new jobs with the purchase of a maintenance facility at Shannon Airport (SNN). …

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Somalian Jubba Airways Flight Crashes After Landing Due to Pilot Error

Somalian Jubba Airways Flight Crashes After Landing Due to Pilot Error

| April 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Jubba Airways flight crashed after a tire blew out on landing Saturday at Abdullahi Yusuf Airport in Somalia and broke in to two pieces, according to reports. …

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Cathay Cargo 747-8 Landing at Osaka [VIDEO]

Cathay Cargo 747-8 Landing at Osaka [VIDEO]

| April 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos: …

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